PACE has announce that in 2019 they will are introducing an exciting new practical talent development opportunity for emerging theatre makers / artists aged between 18-25.
The programme, supported Renfrewshire Council’s Culture Heritage and Events Fund, is designed to bridge the gap between youth theatre and the professional theatre industry and will give young people the opportunity to develop professional theatre in a supported environment within Renfrewshire.
PACE are looking for 6 young performers / theatre makers and a technical stage management trainee to be part of this exciting new programme. Members will form a theatre company and develop an ambitious new show to be performed at Paisley Arts Centre and at the Edinburgh Fringe later this year. You should have an interest in performing, devising, writing or physical theatre, or a specific interest in the technical aspects of theatre including design.
Experience is preferred but commitment, a desire to learn and an ability to work as part of an ensemble is essential. Rep Company artists will be mentored every step of the way by a PACE director and guest tutors.
To ensure this programme is as inclusive as possible and therefore a training bursary will be awarded to all Rep Company artists to help support you financially during this programme.
To apply for PACE Rep you must be fully available in May, June and August 2019 for training, rehearsals and performances. Applications close on Friday 29th March 2019. Auditions will take place on Sunday 14th April 2019.
Further information and the application form can be found at: www.pacetheatre.com/repcompany.