Vacancies

Production Carpenter

English Touring Opera are looking for an experienced Production Carpenter for our autumn season of Giulio Cesare part 1 & 2 and Dardanus which is rehearsing in London and opening at the Hackney Empire before embarking on a UK tour. You will be required to undertake the duties of Production Carpenter on both productions leading the fit up/get out of all scenic aspects of the shows along with maintenance of the set. You may also be required to perform some stage cues during the performances. Suitable candidate will have experience of national touring as well as leading fit ups/get outs.

Contract period: Monday 11 September – Friday 17 November 2017
Deadline: Wednesday 5 July, 12 noon

To apply please send a CV and cover letter along with an Equal Opportunities form to Ben O’Grady.

Technical Stage Manager

English Touring Opera are looking for an experienced Technical Stage Manager for our autumn season of Giulio Cesare part 1 & 2 and Dardanus which is rehearsing in London and opening at the Hackney Empire before embarking on a UK tour. You will be required to undertake the duties of Technical Stage Manager on both productions. The primary responsibility of the role is for all sound and AV aspects of the show as well as assisting the Production Carpenter with the fitting up/getting out of the sets. You will also be required to perform some stage cues during the performance. Suitable candidate will have experience of national touring as well as a good technical knowledge and stage management experience.

Contract period: Monday 11 September – Friday 17 November 2017
Deadline: Wednesday 5 July, 12 noon

To apply please send a CV and cover letter along with an Equal Opportunities form to Ben O’Grady.

Chief Electrician

English Touring Opera are looking for an experienced Chief Electrician for our autumn season of Giulio Cesare part 1 & 2 and Dardanus which is rehearsing in London and opening at the Hackney Empire before embarking on a UK tour. You will be required to undertake the duties of Chief Electrician on both productions leading the fit up/get out of all electrical aspects of the shows along with maintenance of all electrical, sound and AV equipment. Suitable candidate will have experience of national touring, good electrical knowledge as well as experience of leading fit ups/get outs.

Contract period: Monday 11 September – Friday 17 November 2017
Deadline: Wednesday 5 July, 12 noon

To apply please send a CV and cover letter along with an Equal Opportunities form to Ben O’Grady.

Deputy Stage Manager (rehearsal only)

English touring Opera are looking for an experienced Deputy Stage Manager for the rehearsals of our autumn season of Giulio Cesare part 1 & 2 and Dardanus which is rehearsing in London and opening at the Hackney Empire before embarking on a UK tour. You will be required to undertake the duties of Deputy Stage Manger on at least one of the productions annotating the score with blocking information, calls and cue points as well as calling one show through the technical rehearsal and opening night in Hackney Empire. Suitable candidate will have experience similar roles and a high level of score reading.

Contract period: Monday 28 August – Saturday 7 October 2017
Deadline: Wednesday 5 July, 12 noon

To apply please send a CV and cover letter along with an Equal Opportunities form to Ben O’Grady.

Internships

ETO is ideally placed to offer internships to those looking to gain experience of working in the arts. An internship is an opportunity to work in any of our busy departments of finance, marketing, press, production, development, education, and planning. It can be tailored to the individual intern, depending on interests and strengths, as well as career aspirations. Whilst we recommend spending a minimum of 3 months with us here, we can occasionally offer shorter summer holiday placements to coincide with other commitments. Recent internships have covered Marketing, Education, Production, Artistic Planning, Finance or General Administration.

For more information about internships contact admin@englishtouringopera.org.uk or call 020 7833 2555.

ETO is committed to equal opportunities.

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