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Opp: Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 - Street Team Members Required

Show And Tell are a multi award-winning live production company of stand-up comedy and theatre. We work with a wide range of leading UK artists and comedians – including Josie Long, Joseph Morpurgo, Simon Munnery, Kieran Hurley, Mae Martin and many more - and regularly present shows in London’s West End, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe; on tour across the UK, in New York and internationally. We are seeking talented and motivated individuals to join our promotional street team at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. This individual will be part of a small, dedicated street team, which will play a pivotal role in the promotion of our shows across the festival. Candidates must have previous experience in arts/street team promotion. A familiarity with our acts and knowledge of the fringe is highly preferable. The position is suited to someone who already has plans to be at the Fringe, working or performing, or is Edinburgh-based. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate good communication skills, be outgoing, willing to strike up a conversation with fringe goers and talk passionately about the shows they are promoting. Job Specs: Working from August 2nd – 28th 2017. Between 3 - 5 hours per day, roughly between 4 and 9pm. Venue passes to five of the major Fringe venues (so you can see shows for free on your time off) Please note travel costs and accommodation can unfortunately not be provided. To apply please e-mail a covering letter and CV to us: info@showandtelluk.com.

Posted one month ago
By Show And Tell

Salary £8.80 [paid weekly]
Deadline 31 May 2017
www.showandtelluk.com

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Job: Actor/Musicians

Mercat Tours are looking for Scottish actors with a musical flare to join our small pool of performers hosting our Scottish Storytelling Suppers. Working with one of the best placed restaurants in Edinburgh our evenings will provide guests with an authentic feel for Scotland, a night in the company of a local full of stories and songs, history and language as well as fine local fayre. Are you an actor who can play host and make guests feel welcome and ‘at home’ as well as entertained? Can you play a guitar, fiddle or other, portable, instrument? If so we want to hear from you, especially if you can sing along. The suppers will run, subject to bookings, Tuesdays to Fridays except in August. Additional private bookings at other times possible. Salary: £55 per event – with the possibility of several events per week. To Apply Please send a CV with letter of interest to tania@mercattours.com, in person at our offices, or by post to 28 Blair Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QR, marked for the attention of Tania Dron.

Posted 15 days ago
By Mercat Tours

Opp: Smart Oxford Playable City® Commission

The Smart Oxford Playable City® Commission is a brand new competition, challenging creative innovators from around the world to produce an idea that puts people and play at the heart of the city of Oxford. Commission of £30,000 (to cover fees, development, delivery, testing and production costs of an idea)

Posted 18 days ago
By Watershed