We are recruiting for a new, paid opportunity as a Puppetry Intern. The placement will involve learning basic making and performance puppetry skills as well as the skills necessary for leading successful puppetry-focused workshops in a range of educational settings.
We are recruiting for this role solely through Creative Access. To find out more and apply please visit their website.
Application deadline: 5 October 2020
We post casting opportunities for performers and puppeteers on Arts Jobs.
If you are a Technician or a Stage Manager and are interested in working with us please send a CV and covering email to Chris Marsh-Hilfiker, Technical Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteering, Internships and Work Experience
We aim to offer work experience or placement opportunities to students in further or higher education as part of their course or study programme where possible. We are unable to offer internships or work experience to anyone outside of a formal education programme however we welcome applications from volunteers who play an integral part in supporting our work. More details about all of these areas can be found below.
Further/Higher Education Placements
We work closely with drama schools and universities to ensure opportunities for young people to gain professional experience in the industry. We offer a limited number of placements in multiple departments for further or higher education students. These placements are offered based on the needs of the team and are subject to our schedule of programming and projects happening at the time of application.
We have close relationships with a number of higher education institutions that we offer placements to. If you are a tutor at a higher education institution that we are not currently working with and have students that would be interested in placements please do get in touch at email@example.com.
Schools Work Experience
We are unable to offer school work experience to Year 10 or 11 pupils unless they have a direct link with the theatre via our Youth Board,or .
Our Youth Board is made up of a group of young people interested in theatre or puppetry as an art form and who want to learn more about the jobs involved in keeping a theatre running. Our Youth Board also work with us to help inform programming and decision making from a young person’s point of view.
For more information about our Youth Board please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for volunteers to act as Workshop Assistants for Saturday Puppet Club, Youth Theatre, Community Crafternoons, Schools workshops and other Community and Participation events.
We are currently unable to offer volunteering opportunities for other roles or departments within the theatre. However, we are looking to review our volunteering programme, so when you complete your registration form it would be useful to know your other interests in case further opportunities arise in the future.