Periplum – Audition call-out August 2022

Periplum ( is a leading outdoor performance company. We are seeking to recruit an aerial performer for a new high-profile production with performances in October 2022, and also build our pool of performers for future work:

The aerialist will play female characters and should have experience of using harness (rigging experience may be an advantage).

*We are prioritising applications from artists of ethnically diverse backgrounds for this role.

Key dates are as follows:

September 16th-21st 2022, rehearsals (101 Outdoor Arts Centre, New Greenham)

October 4th-9th 2022, on-site rehearsals and performances (Knowsley)

Auditions will take place in Brighton on 14th August 2022.

The deadline for applications is 7th August.

This is paid work.  Please bear in mind this is outdoor work and may take place in extreme weather conditions. Performers are also expected to assist with the set build and various production jobs alongside the performance work.

To apply, please contact: providing a CV (2-page maximum), profile shots, relevant video links and a short personal statement.

*Periplum recognise the positive values of diversity, promoting equality and challenging all forms of discrimination. We actively welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds to apply for this role. We particularly welcome applications from people of African or Caribbean heritage, people of South, East and South East Asian heritage and people who are ethnically diverse and/or with lived experience of racism, genderism or socio-economic disadvantage. Please include this information in your application, as applications from such artists will be prioritised in this call out.

If you have any access requirements or require any additional information for the application process please contact us directly: