Opportunities


Hearts & Minds often recruit new practitioners and team members and also promote training and funding opportunities.

We are not currently recruiting new Hearts & Minds practitioners. Any new opportunities will be posted here, on our newsletter and on social media.


Hearts & Minds look for clown artists who ideally have:

A minimum 1 year of experience and training in theatrical clown

Worked in an interdisciplinary setting before

Minimum 2 years professional training in performance (ie theatre, dance, circus, improvisation, movement, vocal, music).

Experience performing 'in nose' in the public (at festivals, busking, in circus, in cabarets or theatrical clown shows).

A passion for and understanding of clowning as an artform.


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Hearts & Minds training recommendations for performers interested in hospital clowning.

Jaques Lecoq school, Paris - http://www.ecole-jacqueslecoq.com/en

Philippe Gaulier, Paris and international - http://www.ecolephilippegaulier.com/

John Wright, England - http://www.thewrightschool.co.uk/The_Wright_School/home.html

Pierre Byland, Switzerland, summer school - http://burlesk-center.ch/page38/page21/page21.html

Angela de Castro, London - https://thewhynotinstitute.com/

Tim Licata, Edinburgh http://plutotlavie.org.uk/education/

Mick Barnfather, London - https://www.mickbarnfather.com/

Andre Riot Sarcey, France - http://www.lesnouveauxnez.com/informations/membres/andre

Ami Hattab, Paris and international - https://amiworkshop.weebly.com/

Spymonkey (Aitor Basauri, Toby Park), London and international - https://www.spymonkey.co.uk/clown-masterclass.html

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