We are currently seeking professional adult performers for our Spring tour of Rapunzel:
tutti frutti productions (tfp) in association with York Theatre Royal (YTR)
‘tutti frutti paint simple pictures with light, sound and imagination that provide a perfect introduction to the wonders of live theatre’. Alfred Hickling, The Guardian
Rapunzel by Mike Kenny for children aged 3+
Production Company tutti frutti productions / York Theatre Royal
Auditions – workshop 23rd & 24th February in London
Recall workshop 24th Feb 2015 at 2.30pm in London
Rehearsals 7th April – 25th April 2015 (York)
National Tour 26th April – 7th June 2015
Director Wendy Harris
Designer Catherine Chapman
Composer Chris Mellor
Movement Director TC Howard
General Manager Emma Killick
Tour Manager Alison Povey
tutti frutti productions are funded by Arts Council England and is an ITC company.
The company seeks performers who have experience of and an enthusiasm for working with children in small-scale theatre venues. The play will be rehearsed in York and the base for touring will be from York. All touring teams at tfp are CRB checked as part of normal employment procedure.
One performer, female to play: Rapunzel
The performer must be aged over 18 but able to play a young child from age 3 up to the age of 12 years old. This performer must have exceptional dance or movement ability. Good physical skills and a good singing voice are essential. We do NOT require the actress to have long hair for this role.
One performer, female to play: Nan
To play Nan (grandmother of Rapunzel) Good physical and movement skills and a good singing voice are essential.
As an equal opportunities employer we encourage applications from artists that reflect our culturally diverse audience.
For more information: www.tutti-frutti.org.uk
Send a CV & Photograph by Monday 16th February 2015 to:
No phone calls please
Seeking new Trustees!
tutti frutti is an exciting and dynamic touring theatre company specializing in work for children aged 3-7 years and their families. Based in Leeds we have undergone a period of rapid development recently and have increased our touring work and audience numbers significantly. We tour our newly commissioned plays based on familiar or traditional stories regionally, nationally and internationally. We work with artists that are specialists in making work for children and creating visually exciting, engaging and meaningful theatre for children. As a company we are prolific but never lose site of the quality and distinctiveness of our work, which makes us both ambitious and successful.
We are seeking new Trustees to complement the experience of the existing Board and to work closely with the core team to realise the company’s artistic programme and determine the development of the company over the forthcoming years. We are a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England.
We are looking for passionate, talented individuals who are willing to share their energy and skills to help us navigate a challenging climate and come on an exciting, creative journey.
What will you get out of it?
- · A rewarding experience – helping a small, creative company thrive, prosper and be successful
- · Being ‘at the centre of the action’, helping to make strategic decisions about the things that matter.
- · Putting your skills and experience to good use in enabling children to experience theatre
- · The personal learning and satisfaction that comes from applying your skills and experience in a new context
- · Attendance at tutti frutti performances and events
- · Training to be a Trustee
If you are curious and would like to find out more, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact Emma Killick email@example.com 0113 3880027 for an informal discussion.