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Wardrobe & Costume Assistants
NYB are looking for Wardrobe & Costume Assistants for the upcoming 2017 season. You will need to show a strong interest in costume, design and textiles and need to be hard working, organised and able to think on your feet. You will work under the direction of our dedicated Wardrobe Mistress, Shoe Coordinator and Wardrobe team. From a voluntary role with the NYB you will gain excellent experience of working alongside experienced professionals, on a large-scale production in top theatres.
We are looking for assistants to help at NYB’s Summer School at Elmhurst Studios in Birmingham and at the theatres for the performances below. You will need to arrange your own transport to and from Summer School and the theatres each day.
NYB Summer School: Mon 14th – Wed 23rd August 2017 @ Elmhurst Studios , 249 Bristol Rd, Birmingham B5 7UH
Dress rehearsals & performances: 24th – 26th August 2017 @ The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham
Gala performance: Sun 3rd September 2016 @ Sadler’s Wells, London
Backstage & Technical Assistants
NYB are looking for Backstage Assistants to help out at the 2017 performances (see dates below). Working backstage can include the movement of props, furniture, set, flown cloths and laying the dance floor. Technical aspects can include rigging & cabling of lights, sound equipment and speakers and operating followspots. You will be working under the direction of NYB’s Technical Manager.
Please click HERE for more information about our Technical Team
We are looking for assistants to help at the theatres for the performances below. You will need to arrange your own transport each day.
Get-in: Evening of the 22nd and 23rd August at The Crescent Theatre Birmingham
Dress rehearsal & performances: 24th – 26th August 2017 @ The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham
Gala performance: Sun 3rd September 2017 @ Sadler’s Wells, London