Jobs

 Job opportunities with Into Opera

We are currently recruiting for two roles within our Stage Management team for A King’s Ransom the world premiere of our children’s opera being staged with Britten Sinfonia and 160 children on 1st and 2nd February 2018 at OPEN Norwich.

PROPS MAKER (Start ASAP for production opening on 1st February) 

DEPUTY STAGE MANAGER (5th January 2018 – 2nd February 2018)

ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER (23rd January / 26th January / 28th January – 2nd February)

This opera is major education project involving four schools in Norfolk (3 in Norwich, 1 in Great Yarmouth). Rehearsals do not take place every day so there is some flexibility with both of these positions as to the number of days of work required per week. 

Applications are welcomed from candidates across the UK but especially those within a 2-3 hour commute of Norwich. We will administer applications on a rolling basis so potential candidates are encouraged to get in touch soon. 

To express an interest in either of these roles and to receive more details, please get in touch with Nick from Into Opera on:  info@into-opera.org.uk

WORK EXPERIENCE

We have developed an opportunity for a VOLUNTEER TRAINEE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR to work alongside and learn from Into Opera’s Artistic Director, Genevieve Raghu, who is staging A King’s Ransom. Applicants must be aged 16-25 and from Norfolk.

This is a unique chance to receive an insight into how a professional world premiere of an opera is prepared for, how to develop high quality workshops for children, to see how rehearsals are run, how artists collaborate, and to observe and assist during technical and dress rehearsals.  

Candidates must be able to demonstrate a passion for the arts and be looking to pursue a career in theatre, music, opera or arts education. This is a part-time opportunity developed for someone to gain hands on experience, in a professional theatre environment. A reference will also be provided for the volunteer at the end of the placement. To express an interest in this placement please send a CV and covering letter to Genevieve by 1st December 2017: genevieve.raghu@into-opera.org.uk