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Job details

Capital E
7 Nov 2021
National, Wellington
Work type
Work classification
Performing Arts


Capital E Live, National Theatre for Children is holding auditions for professional adult actors for roles in their 2022 national touring production Kiwi Moon for audiences aged 2-7 years old.

Physical theatre performers needed with acting and singing experience. Experience with puppetry and working with children is ideal.

Capital E’s National Theatre for Children is a dynamic company that engages with tamariki as creative producers through encounters that ignite and fuel their creativity. Capital E Live creates and presents quality theatrical experiences for young audiences, their whanau and communities.

We have been touring New Zealand annually for over 20 years with a programme of productions tailored for 2-7 and 8-14 year olds. Our mission is to give every young New Zealander the opportunity to experience the very best in professional performance, through work that speaks of Aotearoa and our place in the world.

Auditions held: Wellington – 13th November 2021, Call backs 14th November 2021

Closing date to apply: Sunday 07th November 2021

For additional information regarding this role, please contact Kelly Kiwha at

Successful candidates must be available for the following dates in 2022:

  • Rehearsals Monday 14th March 2022 – Friday 22nd April 2022
  • Season / Tour Saturday 23rd April 2022 – Sunday 10th July 2022
  • Remount / Tour Monday 10th October 2022 – Sunday 20th November 2022
How to apply

Complete the online application form here.
A shortlist will be made for those selected to audition & you will be notified either way.
If successful in making the shortlist you will need to be available to attend a Live Audition on Saturday 13th November 2022.
You may be required to attend a call back on the morning of Sunday 14th November 2021 Auditions are held in Wellington only

Written by

Wellington Museums Trust

19 Oct 2021