Theatre of Wandering Call-Outs

JOIN THE CREATIVE TEAM FOR THEATRE OF WANDERING

We're looking to commission creatives for Theatre of Wandering, a new theatre performance coming to Coventry as part of the UK City of Culture programme.

Please send all applications to [email protected] by 9am on 25 March 2021.

Read below to find out what we're looking for.

ABOUT THEATRE OF WANDERING

Theatre of Wandering is a new theatre performance created from a community’s experiences and reflections about dementia and care, co-created with residents of Ball Hill and Entelechy Arts (London), OiBokkeShi (Japan) and Coventry UK City of Culture 2021. With support from Spirit of 2012 and Daiwa Foundation.

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Image: Two men, young and old, walking down a residential street watched by a line of people.

Image: Two men, young and old, walking down a residential street watched by a line of people.

THE CALL-OUTS

DRAMATURG/WRITER

The Dramaturg/Writer will work alongside the co-Directors to listen to diverse voices of Coventry citizens regarding care and dementia, absorb their stories and experiences and support the co-Directors with the structure of the final performance.

To apply for this call-out, please read the full briefing document below.

DRAMATURG/WRITER - WORD

DRAMATURG/WRITER - PDF

ENGAGEMENT ARTIST

The Engagement Artist will support the development of the Animation Commission and Sound Commission, focussing on participation and accessibility.

To apply for this call-out, please read the full briefing document below.

ENGAGEMENT ARTIST - WORD

ENGAGEMENT ARTIST - PDF

SOUND COMMISSION

Working remotely with the Entelechy Arts and wider creative team, and with direct supported from an Engagement Artist, the Sound Artist will gather, record and edit stories and sound from up to 12 older people living with dementia and their caregivers/families.

To apply for this call-out, please read the full briefing document below.

SOUND COMMISSION - WORD

SOUND COMMISSION - PDF

ANIMATION COMMISSION

The Animation Commission will be a 3-minute film focusing on a simple everyday adventure in an older person’s life. It will be made from the imaginations of 1-2 classes (Year 5) and up to 4 older people living with dementia and their caregivers, from Ball Hill. It will be a surprising story of the everyday and our domestic spaces.

To apply for this call-out, please read the full briefing document below.

ANIMATION COMMISSION - WORD

ANIMATION COMMISSION - PDF