Ovalhouse Participation Department is recruiting

Ovalhouse is looking for a 3 experienced participatory artists fot their summer intensive performance projects with young people. Deadline for applicants is 14th May.

All practitioners need experience working with young people. They welcome all applications and particularly encourage BAME applicants.  Get in touch directly with Naomi Shoba, Acting Head of Participation, with a CV and links to your work.

Spoken Word/Poetry Facilitator

An exciting writer and facilitator to create a friendly and supportive environment where young poets, Mc’s and spoken word artists can explore writing for live performance, offering creative guidance and feedback on participants writing. Group size will be 20 participants max ages 16-15years old. As part of the role the practitioner will mentor 3 Ovalhouse Young Associates, emerging arts leaders in training.  The practitioners need to have lots of experience including delivering projects with groups in a participatory arts context. At the end of the two weeks participants will perform to an invited audience. Performance will be on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd September.  They will be supported with pastoral care worker, producer and  the Head of Youth Arts

August 14th- September 2nd  (excluding weekends) 10am-6pm. Fee approx £1500 TBC.

Director

Director to create ambitious contemporary  theatre using devising methods. Group size will be 25 participants maximum aged 11-16 year olds. As part of the role the practitioner will mentor 3 Ovalhouse Young Associates, emerging arts leaders in training.  The practitioners need to have lots of experience including delivering projects with groups in a participatory arts context. At the end of the three weeks participants will perform to an invited audience. Performance will be on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd September. They will be supported with pastoral care worker, producer and the Head of Youth Arts

August 21th- September 2nd  (excluding weekends) 10am-6pm. Fee approx £2475 TBC.

Choreographer

A choreographer  to create some exciting, original dance (a mixture of styles street/contemporary etc) with a group. Group size will be 25 participants maximum, 11-18 year olds. As part of the role the practitioner will mentor 3 Ovalhouse Young Associates, emerging arts leaders in training. The practitioners need to have lots of experience including delivering projects with groups in a participatory arts context. At the end of the three weeks participants will perform to an invited audience. Performance will be on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd September.. They will be supported with pastoral care worker, producer and  the Head of Youth Arts

August 14th- September 2nd  (excluding weekends) 10am-6pm. Fee approx £2475 TBC.



Date: 
26/04/2017 - 14/05/2017
Contact Name: 
Naomi Shoba
Contact Email: 
naomi.shoba@ovalhouse.com