It can be hard to sing while riding a unicycle, stilt-walking, juggling, fire-breathing or hula-hooping, so we get in acrobats when a little circus style is required.
2. Animal Handlers
Because, let’s be honest, would you trust a baritone with a massive black stallion?
All those pirouettes, lifts and throws are best left to the professionals.
Playing anything from dead bodies to brutal executioners, look closely on stage to spot the only person on stage with their mouth shut.
5. On-stage musicians
Need a drummer on stage? Better get that percussionist into hair and makeup, pronto.
6. Surreptitious stage managers
(Did anyone spot the 9th valkyrie in Opera Australia’s Ring Cycle?) Those singing warrior women can’t get into their harnesses on their own…
7.Anyone who needs to get naked