Opportunity to be a puppeteer
Location: Local (Cleveland Area)
BorderLight International Theatre Festival
Seeking 20 puppeteers, experienced and new, for paid work!
Be part of a large puppet procession in downtown Cleveland on Saturday, July 27th.
Learn how to operate exquisite, life-sized animal puppets, from cheetahs to giraffes. In partnership with Cleveland Public Library's 150th Anniversary street party, this is a rare opportunity to work with a master puppeteer from S. Africa, in his first American appearance. Roger's puppets opened the Rio Olympics and FIFA World Cup, danced with the Moscow Ballet, and have been in ads for Coke, Volkswagon, and Microsoft. 20 puppeteers will be selected for a procession down Superior Ave. to Public Square. More info about Roger here: http://www.creatures.co.za/assets/content-page.php?id=home
Free Group Workshop/Auditions will be held at Ingenuity on:
Monday, July 15 from 9am - 1pm and Tuesday, July 16 from 9am - 1pm
Plan to work from 9am - 1pm
Request your audition by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spaces will fill quickly!
You must be available for rehearsals between July 17-27 (daytime availability a plus).
Puppeteers selected to participate in the procession will be paid.