LAMDA Teachers (Peripatetic), Rugby School

We are looking to appoint part-time LAMDA teachers to work as part of our highly successful LAMDA team in this expanding area of school life within a flourishing Department of Theatre & Performing Arts in the School’s Macready Theatre.  The successful candidates will have a proven record of accomplishment of performance and/or teaching experience. 

Applications from actors currently working within the industry are particularly welcome and flexible working arrangements can be made for actors who gain professional acting work during term time.

Flexible hours of work, Evenings & during the day

Current rate of £21.50 per hour

Rugby School is an independent boarding school of approximately 800 pupils and 100 full-time members of the teaching staff. Entry for most boys and girls is at 13, chiefly from preparatory schools via the Common Entrance or Scholarship Examination.

For more information and to apply: Please register and complete an application via our recruitment portal which can be found at

Closing date:  24th February 2019, 12 noon

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

 Charity Registration Number 528752

Call-out: Edinburgh Festival Preview Opportunity

The Macready Theatre is situated in the heart of Rugby town.

We are a 250 seat theatre with big aspirations. Our aim is to educate and inspire. We run a programme of professional work throughout the year and offer up to 1/3 of all tickets to professional touring work free to local school groups in term time.

This summer we are programming an Edinburgh preview season from 28th June – 14th July.

If you have a show you are taking up the Edinburgh Festival 2019 and would like to preview it in Rugby, please get in touch. 

We can offer the folllwing:


250 seat theatre

Technician on site


Box Office split

Now in the West End!

– Trafalgar Studios Black is the Color of my Voice

Apphia Campbell as Nina Simone

**** The Times   ****Broadway Baby   ****Ed Festival Magazine

Seabright Productions & Apphia Campbell presented Black is the Color of my Voice at the Macready on Friday the 19th of October, last year.

Direct from sell-out performances in Shanghai, New York and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Black is the Color of my Voice follows the life of Nina Simone. A successful Jazz singer and Civil Rights activist, Nina seeks redemption after the untimely death of her father. She reflects on the journey that took her from a young piano prodigy destined for a life in the service of a church, to a renowned jazz vocalist at the forefront of the Civil Rights Movement.