More about us

Oddly Moving tell stories on the outskirts of normal using circus, physical theatre and storytelling. ATLAS is our second show following a U.K. tour of ‘He Ain’t Heavy.’ It is directed by Charlotte Mooney and produced by Turtle Key Arts. 

To learn more about the company visit: http://www.oddlymoving.co.uk

 

ATLAS – info about the show

ATLAS will retell the Greek myth of Atlas carrying the world, and reflect on themes of responsibility, choice, physical and emotional weight. We will draw from the skills and autobiographies of the performers to reflect what weight we are carrying and how we individually manage it. 

 

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a performer who has the following attributes:

 

Primary skill is juggling/object manipulation

Experience or interest in pendulum juggling

Excited by devising new work

Comfortable speaking on stage

Able to draw from their autobiographical material relating to the themes

Acrobalance experience is a bonus

 

Further Information:

Auditions will take place in London w/c 16th Sept exact date TBC.

Rehearsals will take place between 16th March – 1st May 2020

Production & Premiere 4th– 9th May 2020 with summer/autumn tour dates to follow TBC.

 

Get in touch

We’d love to hear about your experience, how you relate to the themes and include any links to examples of your work.Please send a brief expression of interest, as text or a video, to oddlymovingcircus@gmail.com by 4th September.

 

All aged 18+ are welcome to apply, if required please include any additional access 

Oddly Moving are seeking a circus performer specialising in juggling/object manipulation to work with us in the creation of our new show ATLAS.

We are especially interested in female and BAME performers, but will consider all applicants with the relevant skills and experience.