Two exciting opportunities for young people
We are absolutely delighted to be able to offer two amazing opportunities for young people over the next year.
Opportunities that will truly inspire the creative you.
OPP 1. // 13 > 17 OLD: FRÂN WEN YOUNG COMPANY
OPP 2. // 18 > 25 OLD: ENSEMBLE MEMBERS FOR A BRAND NEW PRODUCTION, FAUST
13 > 17 OLD: FRÂN WEN YOUNG COMPANY
Frân Wen Young Company gives you the power to influence our artistic programme, to make ambitious theatre, to challenge what’s expected from a company of young people and to become the foundation for everything we do at Frân Wen.
AS A MEMBER…
You will take ownership of the company and create ambitious theatre that celebrates what it means to be a young person in North West Wales today.
You will jump straight into developing an ambitious combination of spoken word, music and theatre with Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru and Literature Wales as well as develop your own idea and piece.
WHEN AND WHERE
As we’re currently working under government guidelines, we’ll initially to be holding the sessions online every fortnight, but once its safe to do so, we’ll bring you all together at Frân Wen.
SUITABLE FOR ME?
Whether you have worked on a creative project in the past or not, this is an opportunity for you to create change and work with like-minded and diverse young people to discuss, create and share ideas with the world.
Send us a paragraph, video, song or any other creative method to email@example.com to explain why you want to be a member of Frân Wen Young Company.
You will also need to join ONE of our Zoom taster sessions:
Taster Session 1: 07/10/20
Taster Session 2: 08/10/20
YOUNG COMPANY MEMBERSHIP CLOSING DATE: 14 OCTOBER 2020
INTERESTED IN JOINING THE CREATIVE TEAM BEHIND A NEW PROFESSIONAL THEATRE PRODUCTION?
Frân Wen and Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru, in partnership with Pontio, are searching for 20 young people between 18 and 25 years old to join an ensemble for our next production inspired by the German classic, Faust.
NOT YOUR REGULAR ENSEMBLE
The Faust ensemble will sit at the heart of the creative team from day one.
From writing, devising, creating and rehearsing, you’ll play an integral part in presenting this theatre production and reimagining the classic German folklore.
We’re looking for people who are ready to share, throw everything into the pot, and work with others to create something amazing.
Please note you will be required to attend sessions and rehearsals in the Menai Bridge/Bangor area.
THE FAUST CONCEPT
Our Faust will bring together young people and professional actors to explore the story where a man sells his soul to the devil in a hunt for power, and the search for experiences that push boundaries to extremes.
HOW TO APPLY?
Send us a paragraph, video, song or any other creative method to firstname.lastname@example.org to explain why you want to be a member of Faust ensemble.
You must also attend ONE of our online Faust taster sessions:
Faust Taster Session 1 & 2: 10/10/20
Faust Taster Session 3 & 4: 24/10/20
FAUST CLOSING DATE: 26 October 2020.