Korean performers needed for Hull City of Culture Gwangju project

dreamthinkspeak, pioneers of site responsive performance, are creating a new production entitled ONE DAY MAYBE as part of the HULL CITY of CULTURE programme of events. The production is scheduled for September this year. ONE DAY, MAYBE is inspired by the 1980 Gwangju Democratic Uprising in South Korea. The project casts an eye on the […]

Wanted: Korean actors for upcoming projects

Two actors wanted for upcoming projects. Details below. 1. NOBODY by Evan Placey and Ko Sun Duck Mature Korean actor (native speaker) required for RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP Producer: National Theatre Company of Korea (Seoul), Hanyong Theatre (Birmingham) and Judy Owen Ltd Director: Peter Wynne-Willson Designer: Shin Dong Workshop dates: Mon 27 June – Fri […]

Wanted – interpreter for collaborative theatre project

This is a request for assistance that I’m very happy to pass on. I’ve been impressed with the work of Hanyong Theatre Company for a while, particularly for their play The Bridge, which was touring around ten years ago. To quote from their website: Set during the Korean War, The Bridge is a powerful play […]

Korean? Got a degree? Want to make a quick buck?

Project management company based in Bond street seeks Korean to check the language used on a client’s videophone menus. Estimated time is one day’s work, at £20 / hour. “After translating the interactive menu of our client’s videophone, we now need someone to go through every screen and check all options and submenus to flag […]

Appeal from the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum

The text of a fund-raising appeal on behalf of the Glosters. Please donate generously. The 60th Anniversary of the Battle of Imjin, Korea is in April 2011 where The Gloucestershire Regiment as part of 29 Brigade fought with great distinction. To commemorate the occasion the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum in Gloucester will produce a new […]

Contributions sought for adoptee anthology

A message just received from Perlita Harris for the British Association of Adoption and Fostering. We are editing an anthology of writing and poetry by adopted adults who were adopted in England, Scotland, Wales or Ireland including adoptees born in another country (e.g. Korea) and raised by their adoptive family in the UK. This collection […]

Dae Jang Geum musical needs translator

From this week’s Seoul Selection newsletter Seoul Selection is looking for translators to translate the libretto of the musical “Dae Jang Geum” produced by PMC Production. The translation — approximately 30 pages (A4) — needs to be done rather quickly, with the deadline for the translation being Aug 18. You should have plenty of time […]

Korean speaker wanted for very brief task

Be part of an award-winning one-woman show on the Edinburgh Fringe. Just received via the BAKS list: I am looking for a female Korean speaker to record a few lines of text this Friday, July 6 at LAMDA in Barons Court. The text will be used as a voiceover in a theatre show called The […]

Translator wanted

A translator is wanted to translate an academic paper from Korean into English – 25 pages including around 30 pictures. Please email me using the contact form if you are interested. Compensation by mutual agreement. Update 16 July 2007: No more applications please. Thank you to those who have expressed an interest in this. The […]

Model needed for global media campaign

This could be your chance to get your face into the newspapers and magazines all over the world. I received an interesting email today from a producer looking to put together a still photoshoot for an advert for Barclays Bank. She’s seeking a particular “look”. I was just about to post the email verbatim when […]