Creativiva Caribbean Inc. is proud to offer an opportunity to perform at the Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort Villages and Spa and live on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches for 6 months.

We are accepting applications from artists worldwide – including USA, Europe and Asia.

Rehearsals: May 22 – July 16, 2017 in Toronto, Canada
On-Site Rehearsals: July 17 – July 31, 2017 in Turks and Caicos Islands
Shows Open: August 1, 2017 – January 31, 2018 (6 Months) in Turks and Caicos Islands

All candidates must be available for the full duration of the contract.
All candidates must have a valid passport to travel internationally.
All candidates must be 18+.

This is a paid, non-union contract.

We are seeking:

Actors 

  • Casting male and female actors for various roles
  • Must have on-stage experience in musical theatre
  • Experience in singing and dancing is required
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Must be fluent in English

Dancers

  • Must be trained in two of the following techniques: jazz, contemporary, hip-hop
  • Casting male and female dancers for various roles
  • Experience in musical theatre, singing and acting is an asset
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Working proficiency in English is a must

Circus Artists

  • Professional Circus Training (or equivalent level if self-taught)
  • Minimum of 2 different acts (Ground, Aerial, Comedy, etc.)
  • Must have your own acts and equipment
  • Casting male and female artists
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Working proficiency in English is a must

Submission:

Actors & Dancers:
Please submit the following:

  • A CV (Resumé) in English
  • A Headshot
  • Link(s) to your Demo Reel; Youtube links, etc. (Do not send video attachments)

Circus:
Please submit the following:

  • A CV (Resumé) in English (note your main disciplines; min. 2)
  • A Headshot
  • Link(s) to your Demo Reel; Youtube links, etc. (Do not send video attachments)

How to Submit:

Please send your submission to casting@creativiva.ca

All submissions must include in the subject line: Discipline (Actor, Dancer, or Circus), Country (in which you are applying from), Turks and Caicos

Please note in your email where you saw this submission.

Deadline to submit is: April 2, 2017 11:59pm EST.

  • We thank everyone for their interest, but only selected candidates will be contacted for our interview process, via Skype.
  • Only complete applications (CV, Headshot, Links) will be considered

Terms and Conditions

Rehearsal Period in Toronto, Canada:
Dates: May 22 – July 16 (8 weeks)

Fee:
Performers will be paid CAD$1,500/month for the rehearsals in Toronto.

In addition to the fee above, Creativiva Caribbean Inc. will provide:
– economy flight (round trip) between residence airport and Toronto, Canada;
– luggage fees for up to 2 checked bags with personal items and any checked bags with performing equipment;

– accommodation in Toronto, Canada (shared rooms)

During the rehearsal period, selected candidates must be available for all photo shoots, video shoots, meetings and any promotional events while in Toronto, inclusive in the performers rehearsal fee.

Rehearsals in Turks and Caicos Islands:
Dates: July 17-31 (2 weeks)

Fee:
Performers will be paid CAD$750 total for the rehearsal period in Turks and Caicos.

In addition to the fee above, Creativiva Caribbean Inc. will provide:
– economy flight (round trip) between Toronto, Canada and Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands;
– luggage fees for up to 2 checked bags with personal items and any checked bags with performing equipment;

– airport transfer in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands;
– accommodation on site, in double rooms, equipped for staff necessities;
– 3 meals per day;
– beach access;
– staff pool access;
– performance costumes;
– performance props;
– performance shoes;
– performance makeup

During the rehearsal period, selected candidates must be available for all photo shoots, video shoots, meetings and any promotional events while in Turks and Caicos, inclusive in the performers rehearsal fee.

Performances in Turks and Caicos Islands:
Dates: Aug 1, 2017 – Jan 31, 2018 (6 months)

Performance schedule:
5 working days (Performing 4 days a week and participating 1 day in a parade).
Shows: All ages musical theatre productions (duration 50 min each)
Parade: Weekly event with all artists walking through the resort grounds (duration 35 min)

Venue: outdoor stage

Fee:
Salary will be paid monthly for 6 months of performance and will be determined based on skill set and role of the performer in the productions.

In addition to the fee above, Creativiva Caribbean Inc. will provide:
– accommodation on site, in double-rooms, equipped for staff necessities;
– 3 meals per day;

– beach access;
– staff pool access;
– performance costumes;
– performance props;
– performance shoes;
– performance makeup

Additionally performers must take part in any promotional activities and social events for travel agents as requested by the resort (non-performance), inclusive in the performance fee.

Insurance:

Canada:
Performers must obtain their own travel insurance for rehearsal period in Canada at their own expense.

Turks and Caicos Islands:
A health insurance plan will be provided and the cost will be split amongst 3 parties: the resort, Creativiva Caribbean Inc. and the performer. Each party will contribute to the insurance plan monthly in the following breakdown: US$170/month divided between the resort (US$44.43/month), Creativiva Caribbean Inc. (US$56.67/month) and Performer (US$68.90/month, deducted from monthly salary).

Visas/Work permits:
Canada:
Producer covers the fee of a visa application or an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTa) to rehearse in Canada (depending on country of residence).
Performer provides at their own expense all required documentation to obtain a Canadian Visa, if required (exact requirements vary based on country of residence).

Turks and Caicos Islands:
Creativiva Caribbean Inc. covers the fee of a work permit application and handles the process to attain work permit for Turks and Caicos Islands.

In order to obtain a work permit, the performer must provide, at their own expense the following:

1. Police Record valid within 6 months (in English or with certified translation to English).
2. Six (6) Passport Pictures (35×45, colour, no seal) – each photo is to be certified by a notary.
3. Copy of Passport (certified by a notary) (in English or with certified translation to English).
4. Resume (in English).
5. Relevant Diplomas or Certificates (certified by notary) (in English or with certified translation to English).
6. Medical form with exam and test results (in English or with certified translation to English).
7. Courier delivery of the package from country of residence to resort in Turks and Caicos Islands.

Thank you for your interest in Creativiva Caribbean Inc.!