2018 Open Eye Driveway Tour Auditions

Driveway Tour Puppeteer Auditions!!

Date: Tuesday, February 27th at 7pm

Location: Open Eye Figure Theatre 506 E 24th St Minneapolis, MN 55404

General Description: Perform in neighborhoods throughout the Twin Cities this summer as an Open Eye Figure Theatre Driveway Tour Puppeteer. Learn the art of puppetry and experience a 16-year-old community-building program firsthand. Rehearsals will be in May and early June.  Performances will run from mid-June through the end of July   Please contact us if you have questions about the schedule.  A flexible summer schedule is a must!

Primary Job Function: Act as an ambassador for Open Eye Theatre in neighborhoods throughout the Twin Cities. As a Driveway Tour Puppeteer, you will perform, puppeteer and sing in puppet shows. You will also engage with the audience, hosts, and children after each performance. Before and after each performance, you will transport, unload, set up, and tear down the puppet theater from the touring vehicles.

Required:

  • Ability to project voice outside
  • Ability to perform outdoors in hot temperatures
  • Ability to lift 20 lbs. 
  • Must be personable, outgoing, and punctual
  • Previous performance experience
  • 18+

Desired:

  • Experience with youth, all ages
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Driver's license a plus

Please prepare: a short, silly song (30-60 sec.) to be performed without accompaniment. Resumes and headshots are not required.

Contact [email protected] or call 612-874-6338 to schedule your audition!

Contact information

Open Eye Figure Theatre
Peter Rusk
612-874-6338
Email/contact
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Tuesday, February 27
Posted February 13