High Times and Dirty Monsters is a brand-new piece of gig theatre from 20 Stories High and Graeae exploring the good times, heartbreaks, and systemic oppressions of Deaf, Disabled, and Neurodivergent young adults in the UK. The show will explore the lived experience of the artists on stage as well as the research from with young people and young adults we are working with across the UK.
Who they are looking for
They already have an amazing group of 4 Deaf, Disabled, neurodivergent and non-disabled artists and are looking for an additional artist to complete the ensemble.
It is not essential, but they will be prioritising artists who have an interest/experience in hip-hop theatre.
They are seeking to employ a culturally diverse group of artists, who reflect the young, diverse, working-class audiences we work with. Merseyside/Northwest-based preferred.
This role will require the performer to share some of their lived experience and identity. They work with wellbeing in mind and provide access to an Artist Wellbeing Practitioner as required.
Research & Development week 1: 26 – 30 Sept 2022
£500 per week (ITC/Equity Contract). Travel and accommodation will be covered as required
HOW TO APPLY
Please send one of the following submissions to email@example.com
CV or a written expression of interest
Filmed or audio expression of interest
Online examples of your work (youtube, soundcloud etc)
FRIDAY 27 May 2022, 12pm
The audition venue will be hosted in a wheelchair accessible building.
Please let them know if you have any access requirements and we will work together to meet them.
They will provide travel expenses to the audition venue if you require them.
There is currently no official covid guidance required for this audition. If you would like them to implement any extra measures, please let them know.
They welcome artists with all levels of experience. They will offer support to emerging artists as part of their LAUNCH professional development programme offering training around personal financial and admin management and career development.