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SCHOLARSHIP 2021!

 General information

Applications for scholarships at Vadstena-Akademien for the summer of 2021 are now open . We offer several different scholarships. They are listed below along with how to apply. Apply in Swedish or in English. You can also get more information by sending us an e-mail to: apply@vadstena-akademien.org. For any further questions please use this e-mail address. 

In summer 2021 we are planning to produce "Zebran" by Tebogo Monnakgotla and Kerstin Perski and "Il colore fa la regina" by Carlo Francesco Pollarolo (1653-1723)  and Matteo Noris (1640-1714) 

Premiere 1700 in Venetia, Teatro Grimani di San Gio Grisostomo 

Last day to apply: 7 March

Next audition for singers will be in autumn 2021.

Costume assistants

31 May - 10 July (Vadstena Old Theatre)

31 May - 22 July (Vadstena Old Theatre)

14 June – 17 Aug (Vadstena Castle)

14 June - 23 July (Vadstena Castle)

 

Description

As a costume assistant in 2021 you will produce the costumes for "Zebran" or "Il colore fa la regina" under the guidance of our head of costume, Sanna Holmqvist. One of the costume assistants will stay throughout the performance period to work with maintenance of the costumes. As an applicant you are expected to have documented relevant experience from studies or work within the area. Born 1986 or later.

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send it together with your CV, cover letter and two relevant references with contact details to apply@vadstena-akademien.org

Wig and make-up assistants  

31 May – 22 July (Vadstena Old Theatre)

Description

As a wig and make-up assistant you will practice closely with your mentor, our wig and make-up designer, to produce the wigs and make-up for "Il colore fa la regina". During the performances you will be responsible for overall maintenance as well as assisting the performers. As an applicant you are expected to have documented relevant experience from studies or work within the area.  Born 1986 or later.

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send it together with your CV, cover letter and 2 relevant references with contact information to apply@vadstena-akademien.org  

Stage assistant

31 May – 10 July (Vadstena Old Theatre)

31May – 22 July  (Vadstena Old Theatre)

7 June - 17 August (Vadstena Castle)

Description

As a stage assistant you will together with your mentor develop and produce the stage set, props and other things needed and other tasks necessary to produce the stage set for "Zebran". and "Il Colore fa la regina".  Stage assistants also have responsibilities during performances, in charge of safety, routines and overall maintenance, under the guidance of the stage manager.  As an applicant for this scholarship, you are expected to have documented relevant experience from studies and work within the area.  Born 1986 or later.

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send it together with your CV, cover letter and 2 relevant references with contact information to apply@vadstena-akademien.org  

Lighting assistant

31 May– 22 July (Vadstena Old Theatre)

 

Description

As a lighting assistant you practice closely with your mentor, the lighting designer, to design and produce the lighting for "Il colore fa la regina". During the performances you are also expected to operate the stage lights. As an applicant for this scholarship, you are expected to have documented relevant experience from studies and work within the area.  Born 1986 or later.

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send it together with your CV, cover letter and 2 relevant references with contact information to apply@vadstena-akademien.org  

Stage director's assistant

7 June – 10 July (Vadstena Old Theatre)

Description

As a stage director’s assistant you practice closely with your mentor, the stage director. You will assist the stage director in day to day tasks, such as the schedule, take notes during rehearsals, and coordinate everything involved in the production. In short, you will be the right hand to the stage director. The scholarship offers an interesting mixture of practical and artistic aspects, allowing you to get a deep understanding of a stage director’s work. As an applicant for this scholarship, you are expected to have documented relevant experience from studies and work within the area.  Born 1986 or later.

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send it together with your CV, cover letter and 2 relevant references with contact information to apply@vadstena-akademien.org

Orchestra at Vadstena Castle

9 July - 11 August 

Description

Modern instruments. As a member of the orchestra you will play together with your mentor, the conductor Emil Eliasson on the music of "Zebran". Moreover you will take part in one or two additional concerts given at Vadstena. Further information concerning these concerts will be provided later on. We are looking for the following instrumentalists:

Cello

Double bass

Bassoon

Horn

Trombone

Orchestra at Vadstena Old Theatre

24 June - 18 July Continuo

28 June - 18 July Tutti

Description

Period instruments a=415Hz  As a member of the orchestra you will play together with your mentor, the conductor Mariangiola Martello on the music of "Il colore fa la regina". Moreover you will take part in one or two additional concerts given at Vadstena. Further information concerning these concerts will be provided later on. We are looking for the following instrumentalists:

Violin

Viola

Cello

Double bass

Theorbo

Bassoon

Oboe

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send this together with your CV, cover letter and 2 relevant references with contact information and preferable a recording to apply@vadstena-akademien.org  

Project assistant/foyer 

28 June - 17 Aug

Description 

As a project assistant you will play an important part for the productions and performances as well as for the audiences.  You will interact with the entire production team and your closest mentor will be the sales and foyer manager. Your tasks will vary from day to day, and will include: marketing activities, setting up and maintenance of the foyer, sales and customer service before, during and after performances, and overall support. You have an interest in service and the ability to take your own initiatives and you are a responsible person. It is a merit if you have a driving license or have experience from cafés/sales and that you perform well under pressure.  

Application:

Please fill out the form below and send it together with your CV, cover letter and 2 relevant references with contact information to apply@vadstena-akademien.org

Questions 

In case you have any further questions or if you need more information, please contact us at:

apply@vadstena-akademien.org or at +46143 754 50

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