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Comment by Fio on July 26, 2018 at 10:41

We have a whole load of paid opportunities our website Including:  

-Trainee Assistant Producer 

-Trainee Assistant Director 

-Trainee Assistant Stage Manager 

- Youth Theatre Director 

- Youth Theatre Facilitator 

Check them out:

Comment by Jordan Forse on July 20, 2018 at 17:20

Hi All! 

Hope you are well. I am not sure if you have seen over facebook at all, but I have just opened a thetare company in the Vale, and I am running a Writer's Scratch Night.

This event will be a workshop style event where the writers present their work to actors, then workshop it with them as part of a development process.

 The event is free - and it's aims are to look at supporting and developing the work of those who are young in the industry through practical ways. The Event is

Comment by Yasmin Williams on July 13, 2018 at 15:29
Comment by Jeremy Linnell on July 10, 2018 at 7:22

June's SCAB was great and if you missed it you truly missed out. A wonderful and generous night of brilliant, varied performance based work with a lovely, constructive audience. 

July's SCAB will take place at The Moon Cardiff on Womanby Street in Cardiff on July 31st. We'll be there from 7 with the first act kicking off at 8. The venue is fully accessible and completely brilliant. 

A night of new live art and performance. Whether this is your first time trying an idea, one in development or you've just come along to gawk at the amazing displays of talent this is a night for you.

A brilliant and insightful audience prepared to give you support and constructive criticism on how to develop your work and take it further. Invaluable whether you're a new artist or have years of experience. 

Performances between 10-20 minutes in length. The new, the strange, the experimental, the weird and different. Move, sing, make noises, say words if it counts as performance or live art we want it. Try out some choreography, a devised piece or maybe just ramble in to a microphone. Basically if you've got live work and you're you're struggling to find a platform to test it on we're for you! 

So if you want to pick at your SCAB and show us what you've got send us an email with an artist bio, a bit about the piece you'll be bringing and its expected length. Send emails to:

Comment by Bethan Morgan on June 15, 2018 at 15:47

Final Casting Callout for Mercury Theatre Wales's forthcoming production of '35 Times', which tackles the issues of Domestic Abuse.
Supported by the Arts Council of Wales.
Looking for a S.Wales based BAME actress in her early 20s.
Dates: 28/8/18 - 6/10/18
Please send CVs to by 20/6/18

Comment by Elgan Rhys on June 13, 2018 at 13:25

Galwad agored actorion / Open casting call.

Cardiff/Cdydd + Menai Bridge/Porthaethwy.

Galwad agored i action ar gyfer sioe newydd sbon i blant gan Frân Wen.
Open casting call for Frân Wen's brand new Welsh language show for kids.
Comment by Bethan Morgan on June 4, 2018 at 14:20


Mercury Theatre Wales are looking to cast two S.Wales based actresses for our forthcoming tour of '35 Times', which tackles the issues of Domestic Violence and Abuse. Supported by RCT Theatres and The Arts Council of Wales.

Dates: 28/08/18 - 06/10/18

Gemma - 29, Bold, Cardiff/Valleys accent, Any appearance.
Tara - 22, Quiet, any accent, S.Asian, good dancer.

Please send CVs to by 8th June 2018.

Comment by Steve Bennett on May 21, 2018 at 19:55

Casting Call: A Recipe for Sloe Gin

The first production of our Fifth Season is the newly written play A Recipe for Sloe Gin by Allan Neve. We’re looking for two performers to fit the below descriptions for an exciting site-specific, profit-share production that’ll be performed 24th-28th July in Cardiff.

The auditions will be held on 28th May from 7-9pm with callbacks potentially on the 1st June 5-7pm. Please email to apply to audition with your CV andheadshot. Rehearsals will begin in June with a flexible schedule, and then will likely be full-time for the full week preceding the performance week that you’d need to be available for. The deadline for applications for auditions is 6pm Friday 25th May and you’ll be notified about your time slot before the auditions on the Monday.

A Recipe for Sloe Gin: Synopsis

Lucy returns to her childhood home to care for her father Charlie, but the family farm has been replaced by a sea-view hotel and a slew of guests trampling over her fondest memories. Charlie, craving the simplicity of his younger years, slowly accepts the challenges life casts his way.

Character Biographies:

Lucy (mid-twenties) - University graduate, returning home from a job in London to care for her ill father only to begin drowning in her own isolation.

Charlie (mid-forties) - Retired Newlyn fisherman, widower and recovering alcoholic, weighed down with the struggles of single parenthood.

Comment by Michael Gilhooly on May 10, 2018 at 18:30


Hi everyone, I'm running some Meisner workshops in Cardiff soon and there are still places available.

For more info, send me an email:

Comment by Mawgaine Tarrant-Cornish on April 16, 2018 at 11:55

Hi everyone,

A really great breakdown to share with you; we're putting a company together for As Long As The Heart Beats. They'll work with Ben Tinniswood and Marcus Romer to create an intimate journey for audiences, inspired by amazing stories of the NHS, that have been shared with us by people all over Wales and beyond.

So if this is your kind of thing; if you have experience working closely with audiences and improvising, get in touch. We are particularly interested in meeting performers of Philippine and South Asian heritage, to reflect the work-force of the NHS in South Wales.

Read more here

Please share far and wide!

Thanks! x


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