Technical and designer roles

The Glass Menagerie

7:45pm, Tue 9th October 2018 - Sat 13th October 2018, at ADC Theatre
Michaelmas Week 1

Looking for:

  • Publicity Designer
  • SM
  • DSM
  • Hair and Makeup Artist

The Glass Mengerie (ADC Week 1) is looking for a production team to bring Tennessee William's classic to life.

To apply for any of the positions please email bk396 with the following info:

• Why you are interested in the production
• Relevant experience
• Initial ideas (not required for SM/ASM)
• Samples of previous work (where possible)
• Contact details for a referee from a previous show (optional)

Feel free to apply for more than one role!

Deadline for applications: Saturday 18th August 9:00pm

A Chorus Line - CUMTS

7:45pm, Tue 30th October 2018 - Sat 3rd November 2018, at ADC Theatre
2:30pm, Sat 3rd November 2018 at ADC Theatre
Michaelmas Week 4

Looking for:

  • Assistant Musical Director
  • Associate Director(s)
  • Deputy Stage Manager
  • Assistant Stage Manager(s)
  • Set Designer
  • Costume Designer
  • Assistant Sound Designer
  • CLX
  • Head Carpenter
  • Trailer Cinematographer
  • Publicist

More prod team applications are now open for Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society's week four Michaelmas mainshow, 'A Chorus Line'!

Details about how to apply can be found in the application pack (link below). When you have written your application, please send it to (and please 'cc' lad46, lvb29 and lt448).

Please include your name, email address, college and year-group somewhere on your application. You may be invited to a short interview for some of the roles.

Do get in touch if you have any questions and we look forward to hearing from you!

Production Team Application Pack B:

Deadline for applications: Sunday 19th August 5:00pm

Cathy: A Retelling of Wuthering Heights - St Edmund's Music Society

9:30pm, Tue 13th November 2018 - Sat 17th November 2018, at Corpus Playroom
Michaelmas Week 6

Looking for:

  • Costume Designer
  • Lighting Technician

Contact: Lucy Ruben,
Deadline for applications: Friday 24th August

Improv On The Orient Express - Impronauts

11:00pm, Wed 17th October 2018 - Sat 20th October 2018, at ADC Theatre
Michaelmas Week 2

Looking for:

  • Pianist, Lighting Director, Stage Manager


Improv On The Orient Express (week 2 ADC lateshow) is looking for a pianist to accomany our fully improvised murder mystery!

Improvising along with a show might sound scary, but we've a 100% success rate with musicians loving their shows so far. It's a very unique experience, low intensity (we only rehearse with the piano at get in) and you get an entire audience of applause directed you at the end of every show. It's pretty much gold dust.

If this sounds like something you'd be interested in email me and with who you are and why you're excited to perform!



Improv On The Orient Express (ADC Week 2 Lateshow) is looking for a stage manager and lighting technician for our improv murder mystery!

While working for a show where "anything can happen" might sound daunting, it's actually an extremely low-intensity task, and a great opportunity for individuals at any skill level. If you are interested in applying, please email me at with why you are excited to join us!

Deadline for applications: Monday 27th August

The House They Grew Up In

7:00pm, Tue 30th October 2018 - Sat 3rd November 2018, at Corpus Playroom
Michaelmas Week 4

Looking for:

  • Publicity Designer

'The House They Grew Up In' (Week 4 Corpus Main Show) is currently looking for a publicity designer! This is going to be a fantastic show, and we want to make sure people come and see it. If you're interested, get in contact! If possible, it would be great to see some examples of previous work, and any initial ideas you have, but more than anything, we just need to know you're creative.

If you have any questions, please ask!

Deadline for applications: Tuesday 28th August

Carmen - CUOS

7:45pm, Thu 21st February 2019 - Sat 23rd February 2019, at West Road Concert Hall
1:30pm, Sat 23rd February 2019 at West Road Concert Hall
Lent Week 5

Looking for:

  • Set Designer
  • Lighting Designer
  • Costume Designer
  • Production Manager
  • Technical Director
  • Chief Electrician
  • Deputy Stage Manager
  • Stage Manager
  • Assistant Stage Manager

The CUOS Mainshow, Carmen (week 5 Lent) is looking for a production team to bring this fantastic opera to life at West Road. To apply, please send us an email by Friday 31st August including any relevant experience and any initial creative ideas.
Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or would like more detail about the Director's vision for the show. Look forward to hearing from you!

Deadline for applications: Friday 31st August


9:30pm, Tue 2nd October 2018 - Sat 6th October 2018, at Corpus Playroom
Michaelmas Week 0

Looking for:


REVERSE COWGIRL is on the hunt for a PUBLICITY DESIGNER, SOUND and LIGHTS TECHNICIANS, and A STAGE MANAGER to climb aboard for the wild ride...

-- Bella and Will were pop stars once. With nothing to lose but their pride, can they take back the reins? --

The show explores the lives of two jilted C-List celebrities, then and now, from the highs of the pop stardom, to the lows the dull present as they attempt to piece together the night before. It will involve lots of denim, glitter and screaming fans so if this sounds like it could be up your street, then get applying !!!

No experience necessary, just drop us an email with some initial ideas. As the show is Week 0, we hope to have publicity sorted by the end of term, but if you're drowning in ex*m hell just let us know and we can give you a bit more time!

Can't wait to hear from you!

Deadline for applications: Friday 31st August 9:00pm

Becoming Jay - Pembroke Players

7:00pm, Tue 20th November 2018 - Sat 24th November 2018, at Pembroke New Cellars
Michaelmas Week 7

Looking for:

  • Lighting Designer
  • Set Designer
  • Sound Designer

As the audience help to decide which of the 4 plays is chosen, ensuring a different show every night (!!!), we are looking to keep the theatre design very simple and intimate so it could be a great show for beginners!

A few things you might want to include in applications (if relevant):
• What excites you about a show like Becoming Jay
• Initial ideas on how to create an intimate vibe in Pembroke New Cellars
• Your favourite piece of theatre design, ideas you'd like to try
• Any relevant experience (none necessary at all!)

Please send all applications to deb44 and agh50 by September 1st!

Contact: deb44 or agh50
Deadline for applications: Saturday 1st September 10:00pm