We’re looking for someone to join our crew as a maker for Curious Legends! Could this be you?

This is a 3 day per week trial contract to June, 2024, with the potential of ongoing work opportunities for the right person. Current projects include making a 9 metre long illuminated, inflatable whale for our new show, Whale Song. You will be working alongside our current crew, including Creative Producer, Studio Manager, and Associate Artists for existing projects. Remuneration is a part time wage of $35-$38/hr + super.

What We’re After:

  • A making skillset including: inflatables, shaping foam, working with structural elements (metal, PVC piping etc), working with fabric/sewing, and artworking/painting
  • Experience with LED lighting beneficial, but not required
  • Ability to work in Newcastle (we can contribute to travel/accommodation if coming from out of town)
  • A love of chalk, analogue technologies, and ‘old-school’ tech such as blackboards
    (not essential, but you’ll fit right in)
  • Someone who fits in with a quirky bunch of artists, and is happy working in a studio warehouse

Who We Are

Curious Legends is a vibrant company that explores the interplay between shadows and light. We regularly work with community on projects, and our best known for our performances involving giant, illuminated, puppets. For further information about who we are and what we do, take a look around the rest of our website!

How to Apply

Keen to be involved? Email your CV, and a cover letter pitching why you’re perfect for this role to: mitchell@curiouslegends.com.au

Potential applicants will be contacted via phone to discuss the role, and arrange an interview.