Tour Musical Director
Updated: Jan 8, 2019
CALL OUT: MUSICAL DIRECTOR FOR UK TOUR (SPRING 2019) - A SUPER HAPPY STORY (ABOUT FEELING SUPER SAD)
We've got an exciting, paid opportunity for a Musical Director to come onboard for our upcoming UK tour in Spring 2019.
A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad) is a hilarious cabaret musical about depression written by Oliver award winner Jon Brittain (Rotterdam & Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho) with music by Matthew Floyd Jones (Frisky and Mannish).
The production was first staged in 2017, with a successful run in Edinburgh and the first leg of a UK tour in late 2018. The show is performed by 3 Actors and a Musical Director
You would be working with director Alex Mitchell, Musical Supervisor James Frewer, and Musical Director & Composer Matthew Floyd Jones.
Good Keyboard Skills
Ability to read sheet music
The role contains performative elements, and two lines spoken in the show.
Engagement period is between 21st January-14th June 2019
Rehearsals- 21st-25th January 2019
Performance dates between 30th January-14th June 2019
The tour schedule equates to 1-week rehearsal and 13 weeks of tour over the engagement period. The engagement period includes breaks and weeks off. (See the tour schedule for full information.)
Total Fee including prep - £7000, plus Holiday pay (9%) and Per Diems when away from Home.
Accommodation and Travel paid for by the company.
Applications close Saturday 5th January 2019