Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Studio Spaces Available - Loft 6D

Loft 6D is an independent artist led space based within the top floor of the Old Malthouse building, located in BS2 – situated between Cabot Circus, Old Market and Easton. The space is run by artists, for artists – we are an active group who work across a broad range of fields.

From December 1st 2014 we will have a
range of studio spaces available to rent.

All spaces allow access to our fabrication area, which houses a wide variety of equipment, the project space which is used for small scale events and exhibitions by studio holders and external users, as well as kitchen and bathroom facilities.

There is a limited space on offer, Please download the application form by going here and send it back with 5 images of your work to

We are looking to fill the studios by like-minded, dynamic creatives. Any questions please get in touch and we’ll be happy to answer them

Producer/Booker needed for Interactive Art Piece


Deadline: Friday 31st October 
Pay: 10-15k pro rata
A producer is needed to book a summer 2015 tour for an interactive piece called ‘Total Eclipse of the Head - hairdressing inspired by music’.
We are looking for someone to book a minimum of fifteen dates, working on a commission basis at 10% of the fee for each date booked. We estimate this to be thirteen days work that can be spread out across a few months, and would expect this work to include writing and submitting an ACE application to subside the fees to venues.
We are looking for someone who is able to work flexibly, who is open to thinking about different contexts the piece could fit into, able to work creatively and conversationally.
Email us for further information, any questions, and further information on budget. To apply, send a CV and short application (300 words) outlining your experience and suitability, by 31st October. Emails to:
For more information please go here.

Call for Illustrators and Screen Printers - Bristols Magpie Markets


Bristols Magpie Markets are looking for illustrators and screen printers to join them at their Willow Brook Christmas Market on the 29th November. 

For more information go here or email:

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Performing Arts Teacher Needed - Stagecoach Bath

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Pay: £24 per hour
Deadline: 5pm, 30th November
Contact: Sandra Mayo at
Stagecoach Bath are looking for a talented performing arts teacher to join our creative team, working for 2 hours (14.30 - 16.30) on Saturdays with our dedicated students. The successful applicant will be teaching singing and dance to our Further Stages students (14 - 18 year olds). Interviews will take place in December for a position to start in January 2015. Candidates should be qualified to degree level, or equivalent, with lots of professional performing experience. We will undertake c.r.b. checks. Please write or e-mail with a covering letter and c.v.

Sunday, 19 October 2014

Open Call: Commissions Glastonbury Festival

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Pay: 10-15k pro rata
Deadline: 7th November 2014
Glastonbury Theatre and Circus Fields are commissioning 4 new shows for Glastonbury Festival 2015. We are looking for some new experiences for our audiences that are spectacular and brave, and that work well with the creative atmosphere and scale of the festival.
We will utilise the massive infrastructure of the festival to present these shows. We will mentor the selected commissions in the planning and creation of them prior and during the festival. We will also support them to bring the show to other audiences after the festival.
The deadline is 7 November. We will short-list in the middle of November when we may contact the short-listed applicants, and will reply to all applicants as soon as possible.
· Outdoor Installation - The first is £7,000 for an outdoor interactive installation to run throughout the 4 days of the festival.
· Large Scale Circus Show - The second is £8,000 for a large scale circus show for the big top to be performed on three days of the festival. This show should have at least 5 performers, be at least 30 minutes long and contain a high skill level.
· Ground Based Circus Show - The third is £3,500 for a ground based show for three days of the festival in the circus big top and then an appearance at the Bristol Circus Festival In October 2015.
· Street Theatre/ walkabout Show - The fourth is £1,250 for a street theatre show to be performed for 3 days of the festival. 

Call for stallholders - Market at the Moon - Stokes Croft

Market at the Moon are looking for more stallholders 

Pitches cost £10, Free to charities and those who contribute to a certain role. 

If interested simply email with details of your business. 

All must have Public Liability Insurance.

Arts Assistant - Theatre Bristol

Pay: 10-15k pro rata (Paid internship)
Deadline: Monday 3rd November 2014
Contact: Sarah Kingswell (

Theatre Bristol is looking to appoint an Arts Assistant to benefit from on-the-job training in arts administration and producing theatre.

Theatre Bristol’s role is to work with the theatre community and others to create the best conditions for excellent live performance to be made and experienced in Bristol. We understand “theatre” in the broadest possible terms: from circus to dance to script-based plays, and everything in between.

We’re looking for a bright and enthusiastic Arts Assistant to work with our General Manager and Producing Team. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to pursue a career in arts administration or as a Theatre Producer to gain crucial knowledge, skills, experience and contacts.

The successful candidate will work with the General Manager on company administration & finance management, event management, website management; and with the producing team on artist development and producing projects.
More details, how to apply, and an application form can be found here.
This paid internship has been created as part of the Creative Employment Programme. The Creative Employment Programme is an Arts Council England fund to support the creation of traineeships, formal apprenticeship and paid internship opportunities in England for unemployed young people wishing to pursue a career in the arts and cultural sector. You can find out more here.

There are certain criteria you must meet in order to be eligible to apply for a Creative Employment Programme funded internship. At the time of applying you must be aged 18 to 24 years old and you must be registered as unemployed with Jobcentre Plus.