a blend of theatre, dance, lyricism & school daze nostalgia.
Initially a short film of the same name which premiered at Edinburgh Fringe Digital ‘21, IS DAT U YH? was adapted into an outdoor theatre experience. Debuting at Greenwich+Docklands International Festival and Albany Theatre, Sep '21. AND NOW we are bringing it to stage @ Brixton House this July!
the joyous and poetic ode to
way back when.
The galdem experience a whacky wanderlust!
Through surreal memories, and a nudge from an unpredictable guide, they rediscover their love of home. Supplying us with all the vim and nonsense inbetween!
Seeking Actor/Movement Performers
for devising in motion
'the confidence to try is more important than 'perfection'
HOW TO APPLY
Email project@Initiativedkf.com with "IDUY Casting" in the subject line to register your interest.
Include your CV/Spotlight Link and headshot. (failure to do so will mean you cannot be considered).
If your spotlight does not include a reel already, include a link to your showreel or footage of you acting.
IN THE ROOM:
Initiative's Artistic Director, Executive Producer, Creative Associate & existing cast
Sat 29th April, 11am-2pm
For IDUY? it’s all about imagination, confidence and cast chemistry! We want a chance to really get to know your artistry. Leave any anxiousness behind and come ready to play.
Text, ensemble & improvisational work
Movement: you will be taught a short choreo
Prepare a 1 minute contemporary monologue (this will be utilised during the workshop)
Wear flexible clothing.
You may be presented with unseen text during the audition. If you have any access needs let us know.
IDUY includes theatre, dance, and spoken-word
The show requires dynamic multidisciplinary performers/theatre-makers
Available for all dates
Imaginative and intuitive performers
Good improvisation and devising skills
Ability to learn lines quickly
Comfortable with exploring movement
Some dance/choreography experience (street/afrodance/dancehall styles)
Open to lyricism/wordplay/rap
Desirable: singing ability (not mandatory)
*We define 'Black' as of Black African, Caribbean, Afro-Latinx and African American heritage, including those of bi-racial Black heritage
Rehearsals WK 1 | Mon 19th - Fri 23rd June
Rehearsals WK 2 | Mon 26th - Fri 30th June
Tech & Performances: Mon 3rd - Sat 8th July
PAY: £1500 flat rate
Additional performance dates pending subject to ACE. Confirmation in early June
“10 out of 10”
GDIF audience member