2.1 STAGE MANAGER: My Kind of Michael at Summerhall
Stage Manager for Edinburgh Fringe show My Kind of Michael at Summerhall. The shows run 1st-26th August 7pm-8pm (not including 2,13 & 20) with the tech get in on 31st July 7pm-11pm. This is a paid position.
Hannah Sands and Robbie Taylor Hunt (artistic director of Airlock theatre; shows include Erisat The Bunker Theatre and national tour of Wife) are developing a comedy-drama web series about queer procreation. The program follows lesbian twenty-nine-year-old Claire who realises her want to get pregnant, and the course of action that follows. Claire is supported by her bisexual girlfriend Oli and their gay friend Reuben. The show also charts the lives of other queer peers, including their pansexual friend Jo and bisexual friend Lea. Think Broad City mixed with Please Like Me.
Shooting one week in late-September/October (flexible). This is an unpaid opportunity at this stage.
The parts we are looking to cast for the pilot episode include:
CLAIRE (29) - gay, female
OLI (24) - bi, female, girlfriend of CLAIRE. Doing a masters in Fine Art
REUBEN (25) - gay, male, knows OLI from Uni. Runs theatre workshops.
JO (20s) - pansexual, genderqueer, they/them. Runs a food/art stall. Friend of CLAIRE, OLI and REUBEN
LEA (30s) - bi, female, Spanish, works at JO’s stall
**Please note: We are looking to cast a diverse set of actors and encourage interest from a wide range of backgrounds. For the main characters (CLAIRE, OLI and REUBEN) we are looking for actors with good comic timing.
Teddy Lamb is seeking a producer for their next show Since U Been Gone. The show is currently in development (with the hope to premier and tour in 2019). Teddy is looking for a queer producer to help formulate the premier/touring strategy and to help to shape the form and journey of the work. They'd also like to create an ongoing professional relationship that can continue past this one specific show. This is a paid position.
Theatre maker Annie Siddons is looking a male identifying POC aged 30-35 with great collaboration skills to work with her in her new show Dennis of Penge which opens at the Albany and Ovalhouse in the autumn. You must be an excellent singer and great with text.
It’s a spoken word, music and performance show with music by Asaf Xohar and directed by Laura Keefe. It’s about love, addiction, recovery, poverty, friendship, systemic fuckery of poor people and revenge and is loosely based on the Bacchae. It’s also a hymn to my childhood ends of SE20.
This is a paid position.
Rehearsals 20 August - 20 September
Four week run after that split between the two venues.
Omnii is a collective based in London, aiming to inspire women and non-binary sound enthusiasts to operate in all aspects of music production. They currently run workshops to provide and supplement technical knowledge both in the studio (engineering and production) and in live sound. Check their website for details.
Queer graphic designer Gillian Carey who designs our posters and programmes is offering a 10% discount for attendees of any GET IN THE HOUSE event. Discount code is announced at our event. Contact us if you missed it.