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Casual Opportunities

Casual Opportunities

Opportunities occasionally arise to work in a variety of roles on a casual basis both at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden and at the High House Production Park in Thurrock.


Opera Actors, Dancers and Extra Chorus

Covent Garden

Actors, Dancers and Extra Chorus for the Royal Opera are engaged per production. If you wish to be considered, please apply by sending your performer CV via email to Dermot Agnew, Chorus Manager, The Royal Opera at


Casual Stage Technicians

Covent Garden

To apply please check our list of current vacancies and complete the downloadable application form. This should then be emailed for the attention of Amy Corrigan, Technical Direction Co-ordinator, to


Casual Costume work

Covent Garden and Thurrock

We are not currently accepting applications for casual work in our Costume department.

Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Workshop


Please send applications for casual Scenic Art, Scenic Metalwork, Scenic Carpentry  and general labouring work to the Administrative Assistant, Vivienne Reynolds at


For any other general casual work queries not covered by the above, please email the Human Resources Department at 

Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, receipt may not be acknowledged.


Self-Employed Contractors

View our Standard Terms for Self-Employed Contractors (PDF)