Casting Call for Male Actor/Performer who plays Accordion

The Fabularium are looking for a male actor-musician who can multi-role, sing and play the accordion. This will be an understudy role for 2 productions and other walkabout gigs.

The two shows are ‘The Town Band of Bremen’ and ‘Reynard The Fox’.

The shows feature storytelling, puppetry, original live music and The Fabularium’s bespoke animal headpieces.

Our walkabouts range from stilt walking trees to silly playful sheep. These extra roles are not a must, but some potential extra paid work with us if we can get it.

Please check out our company website:

Job Requirements:

Male (sorry ladies),
Must be able to play accordion to a high standard,
Sing and act at the same time as playing accordion,
Experience of outdoor theatre/street shows and vocal projection,
Ability to play distinctly different characters,
Friendly and fun,
Must be self-employed and be in charge of own tax.

Not essential but a bonus;
Experience of family friendly theatre,
Experience of touring shows with get in and get out,
Close proximity to, or have temporary available accommodation within the Midlands (remember we are a Coventry based company),
Full clean driving license,
Owns a car.

Audition Info
To apply for this opportunity, please send us;
A headshot,
A covering letter,
Any links to videos or sound clips of you performing would be great but not essential.

Please email with the subject title ‘Accordion Audition’

Application Deadline – 1pm 14th August 2017

Audition Date – 22nd August 2017

Location – Ellen Terry Building, Jordan Well, Coventry

Be prepared to perform a song; to sing, act and play the accordion, as these are the required skills. Please do NOT apply if you cannot fulfil this criteria.

The fee is £448 for 5 days rehearsal which is fulfils ITC minimum.
The exact rehearsal dates are TBC; they will be based on everyone’s availability within early October but we will be as flexible as possible.

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