There are currently no job opportunities at the Royal Court Theatre.

Please apply for all jobs using the standard Royal Court application form.

Applications received after the stated deadline time for each role will not be accepted.



Open Call for two different upcoming productions


In Spring 2019, we are seeking actors for two plays: Pah-La by Abhishek Majumdar, and White Pearl by Anchuli Felicia King.

Pah-La by Abhishek Majumdar / directed by Debbie Hannan

We are seeking specifically Tibetan-heritage actors of all ages and genders. Pah-La is about a Tibetan nun who self-immolates in act of protest. Actors must be fully available between 4th March – 27th April 2019. We are also looking for specifically Tibetan-heritage musicians, composers, visual artists and theatre professionals to be involved in this production.

To be considered for Pah-La please email [email protected] to express your interest. Please include your acting CV and headshot if you have one and/or details of the artistic discipline(s) you work in.

To read more about the play click here.


White Pearl by Anchuli Felicia King / directed by Nana Dakin

We are seeking specifically non-native-English-speaking Japanese, South Korean and Chinese actresses in their 20s and 30s. White Pearl takes place in the Singaporean headquarters of an international beauty brand run by a team of young women. 3 characters in the play are non-native-English-speakers from Japan, South Korea and China so we are specifically seeking actresses with some command of English who are non-native-English-speakers. Actors must be fully available between 8th April – 15th June 2019.

To be considered for White Pearl please email [email protected] to express your interest. Please include your acting CV and headshot if you have one, along with details of the languages you speak.

To read more about the play click here.



General Casting

If you’re an actor and would like to send your details to our Casting Department, please submit your CV and headshot via email to [email protected] with SUBMISSION in the subject heading. Please note we are unable to respond to all submissions but we will contact you if there is a suitable opportunity for you to audition.

We do let all actors know the outcome of their audition via their agent, or directly if they are not represented. This can take a few weeks depending on the process but we aim to do this as soon as possible once a decision has been made. If you have auditioned with us recently and would like feedback please ask your agent to call us or you can send an email to [email protected] with FEEDBACK REQUEST in the subject heading.



Assistant Directors

We have a resident Trainee Director post which is advertised nationally and recruited annually, and in addition we have opportunities for around 8 freelance assistant directors throughout the year.

If you would like to be considered for one of the freelance Assistant Director opportunities, please send us your CV and a short covering email to [email protected].