Levantes Dance Theatre (UK)
Male, Closes: April 2, 2018 - published on Tuesday, 6 March, 2018
LEVANTES DANCE THEATRE are looking for a male performer to join the Company in adapting their recent stage production THE BAND for mid-scale outdoor touring. http://levantesdancetheatre.org/project/the-band/
Creation Block 1: 2 x days in May (London)
Creation Block 2: 18th-22nd June (Worcester)
Preview: 22nd June
Performance: 23rd & 24th June
£100 per day for rehearsals, £150 per day for performances, plus per diems. Travel expenses and accommodation are covered by the Company.
Audition is by invitation ONLY and interested applicants should be able to demonstrate:
-Strong physical theatre skills
-Experience in high intensity partner work and good improvisation and devising techniques
-Experience in counterweight and aerial are desirable
-A good work ethic
-Sense of humour
-Ability to work as part of a team is essential
Audition date: 28th April 10-5
Venue: tbc (London)
Interested applicants should submit a CV with a recent head shot and a short video clip of relevant performance work to: [email protected]
Please familiarise yourself with the work of the company : www.levantesdancetheatre.org
deadline for applications is 2nd April.
Autin Dance Theatre (UK)
Male or Female, Closes: March 26, 2018 - published on Tuesday, 6 March, 2018
AutinDT is looking for queer artists in dance theatre and spoken word to join the company for rehearsals and touring of its production 'Queer Words' from May 2018.
Autin Dance Theatre (Birmingham) is looking for exceptional performers in dance theatre and spoken word for the creation of 'Queer Words', a bold, provocative, and multi-disciplinary performance around the themes of toxic ideals and the crisis of masculinity.
We are particularly interested in hearing from experienced performers based in Birmingham/West Midlands, who identify as LGBTQ, and have an interest/experience in Queer Art.
We are looking for highly creative, versatile, skilled and strong individual performers interested in embarking on a new creative journey with the company.
Applicants should demonstrate strong dance theatre technique, partner work, improvisational, and devising skills. Team players with a sense of humour welcome!
"Brutally honest, darkly funny and at times controversial - Autin Dance Theatre is tackling a culture of violence and insecurities with sketches inspired by personal stories around the male perspective, feminism, gender inequalities, and homophobia."
The R&D and creation period will take place in Birmingham (UK) and 'Queer Words' will be presented at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018. This is a paid opportunity. This project is supported by Arts Council England and is one of Dance Hub Birmingham's first Artistic Commissions.
To apply, please email a statement of interest outlining your practice and why you are interested in being a part of this project, along with a CV, headshot, and a short video to [email protected] Please mention if you have any additional live performance skills/talents in your cover letter (singing, martial arts, percussions, circus, etc.).
Applicants need to be able to attend the audition in order to be considered for the position. Attendance to the audition is by invitation only.
Deadline for applications: Monday 26 March (6pm)
Audition dates: 30 & 31 March (Birmingham) | call back: 2 & 3 April
Spoken word initial R&D: w/c 28 May
Creation period: June 2018
Edinburgh Fringe Festival dates: 5 to 19 August 2018.
For more information about the company, please visit www.autindt.com
Julia James-Griffiths (UK)
Male, Closes: March 17, 2018 - published on Thursday, 1 March, 2018
Julia James-Griffiths / JJG Dance is seeking an experienced male dancer for the final production and premiere of The Box. The Box is a contemporary dance theatre piece that explores the impact depression can have on an individual, and how our society responds to it.
The final production and premiere of the work run during May of this year and the opening tour of the work are due to begin in October of this year.
The audition will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland on Friday 6th April (10/5 pm)
Dancers need to have the following qualities:
Strong partner work and improvisational skills, Quick at learning material and good attention to detail, Strong contemporary dance technique, Good theatrical skills/use of voice and expression and a team player.
A genuine interest in the subject matter of mental health/depression is essential, and an understanding and/or experience is desirable.
This project also involves delivering movement workshops for those with experience of mental health issues; therefore experience of working with vulnerable groups in a public workshop setting is desirable.
Ideally, applicants will be based in Scotland, but those out-with will also be considered.
The dancer must be available for the following periods:
Week beginning 7th May
Week beginning 14th May
Week beginning 21st May
As well as for the month of October.
Rate of pay: ITC / Equity minimum
To apply, please email a statement of interest outlining your practice and why you are interested in being a part of this project, along with a CV and showreel to [email protected]
Please note: Applicants need to be able to attend the audition in order to be considered for the role. Attendance to the audition is by invitation only.
For more information about the work please visit: https://www.jjgdance.com/the-box
Contact details: Julia James-Griffiths, [email protected]
Male, Closes: March 6, 2018 - published on Thursday, 1 March, 2018
MSDC are looking for one male dancer for their upcoming project. Collaborating artists, Megan Smith & Danni Chell, are seeking one male dancer to join the company for the creation and preview of their upcoming project. The creation, all rehearsals and preview of the project will take place in the East Midlands at Derbyshire's dance house, Dedá.
9-11, 16-18 April 2018
7-8, 18-20, 25, 27-29 June 2018
Some of the above dates are under half day time scales. Therefore, additional rehearsal days may be added, only if required.
Saturday 30th June 2018
Rehearsal Fee: £100 per day x 15 days total (£1500)
Performance Fee: £170
Accommodation is not provided, although, a digs list can be made available.
Audition will take place in Derby on Tuesday 13th March 2018 and is by invitation ONLY.
Applicants should demonstrate: a very strong contemporary dance technique, strong contact and partner work, some acrobatic skills, a willingness to contribute to the creative process, the ability to collaborate and work well in a team and a good sense of humor.
Recent graduates are welcome to apply. To apply, please send your CV, headshot and showreel links to [email protected]
Deadline for application: Tuesday 6th March at 5pm.
This is a very quick turnaround, therefore, please only apply if you are available for the above dates.
All applicants will receive a successful or unsuccessful email.
Punchdrunk International (China)
Male and Female, Closes: March 21, 2018 - published on Friday, 2 February, 2018
Open Auditions for Male & Female Dancers. Punchdrunk International is looking for male and female dancers for their current production of Sleep No More in Shanghai.
Punchdrunk are pioneers of a game changing form of theatre in which roaming audiences experience epic storytelling inside sensory theatrical worlds. Blending classic texts, physical performance, award-winning design installation and unexpected sites, the company's infectious format rejects the passive obedience usually expected of audiences.
Their performance style requires committed, versatile dancers with very strong improvisation and devising skills. They should be a dynamic and charismatic performer with strong contact/partnering skills and an interest in acting and narrative. An excellent contemporary dance technique and a minimum of 3 years professional experience is essential. We are also especially keen to meet with dancers who are fluent in Mandarin however, this is not essential.
Please note that successful applicants will be required pass a physical assessment to be eligible for a Chinese visa. Full availability from August 2018 to September 2019 is required.
Punchdrunk invites you to attend an open audition on Saturday 24th March 2018 from 15:00hrs. To pre-register please email [email protected] by noon on Wednesday, March 21st 2018.
You will be allocated an audition slot in advance of your arrival. These will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Subject to numbers not every applicant will be guaranteed an audition.
All attendees are required to bring a current passport sized photograph and a copy of their CV including headshots with them.
Recall auditions will be held on Sunday 25th March 2018
Venue Details: ULTIMA VEZ, Zwarte Vijversstraat 97, 1080 Brussel.
Tavaziva Dance (UK)
Male, Closes: February 9, 2018 - published on Friday, 2 February, 2018
Tavaziva is looking for one male dancer to join the company for rehearsals and touring of its production IZINDAVA from March 2018.
Male dancers must have at least 3 years professional experience, strong contemporary technique and be able to learn quickly. Apply by sending a biography and showreel by 10am Friday 9 February 2018. Applicants must be available for rehearsals in London and to tour in spring 2018 (see dates below).
Tavaziva is a contemporary-African touring company established in 2004 and led by Zimbabwean-born Bawren Tavaziva. His unique and powerful style is a synthesis of ballet, contemporary and African dance and demands dancers with strong technique.
Applicants must have attended professional dance training, worked professionally for at least 3 years and have strong contemporary dance technique. Tavaziva is unable to sponsor work visas and you must have the legal right to work in the UK.
The contract will be offered on a freelance basis.
Rehearsal period: 5-17 March 2018 Provisional performance/travel/ rehearsal dates 22 March 2018 29 March 2018 3 April 2018 10-15 April 2018 17-19 April 2018 30 April 2018 30 July-4 August 2018
Additional performance dates, rehearsals and travel days may be added.
To apply: please send your biography and showreel links to [email protected] by 10am Friday 9 February 2018
You will be contacted following the deadline if you have been selected. Please DO NOT apply if you are not available for these dates. If you have any questions please email [email protected] or call 020 8237 7010.
Joli Vyann (UK)
Male and Female, Closes: February 12, 2018 - published on Monday, 29 January, 2018
Joli vyann are looking for a number of performers for different projects, starting from 2018 going through to 2019. We are looking for performers for a new indoor show, a new outdoor show and possible covers for current shows.
Performers should have the following skills
- Contemporary dance (particularly athletic, dynamic, floorwork and contact)
- Hand to hand acrobatics (advanced skills, dynamic and static. Flyers, middle and base roles.)
- General acrobatics is helpful
- Experience on stage and the ability to be creative, take direction and learn choreography with a strong theatrical presence.
- interest in working indoors, outdoors and working as a team.
Ideal candidates will have a mixture of the above skills. However, if you are highly skilled in one of the disciplines (dance or hand to hand)) and currently working on your skills in the other discipline, please let us know in your application and send a video of your current skill level in both disciplines.
Applications should include CV, letter of motivation and why you are interested in our work and a showreel or video demonstrating your skills. Please email all of this to [email protected]
Audition dates 19th-21st February 2018. The location is to be confirmed on the invitation but will be either London or Bournemouth. If you do not know our work please look at our website www.joli-vyann.com and look at our current show trailers. http://www.joli-vyann.com/dance-and-theatre-company-media/dance-and-theatre-company-videos
Deadline for application 12th February 2018. Successful applicants will be notified by the 14th February.
Gary Clarke Company (UK)
Female, Closes: February 15, 2018 - published on Tuesday, 23 January, 2018
Gary Clarke requires 2 female dancers to join Gary Clarke Company for the creation and preview of his new mid-scale dance theatre production Wasteland. Wasteland is the eagerly anticipated sequel to the multi-award winning production COAL and takes a close look at what happened to the children of the coal fields in their search for purpose and existence in the illegal rave culture of the 1990's.
This thrilling new production will bring together a cast of professional dancers, a live community choir, a live brass musician and a strong light, design, sound and production team.
The creation of Wasteland will take place at various venues in Yorkshire. The preview of Wasteland will take place at CAST Theatre in Doncaster. A living allowance for accommodation will be provided for non-Yorkshire based artists.
Creation Block 1 - 9th to 27th April (3 weeks)
Creation Block 2 - 30th May to 29th June (4 weeks) (not needed 12th and 13th June)
Weekends -16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th June (4 days)
Preview - 29th June
Applicants should state in their application if there are any issues with any of the dates or details listed as the company can be flexible depending on individual circumstances.
£500 per week x 7 weeks engagement (£3500) PLUS holiday pay, travel, accommodation allowance and per diems covered. Gary Clarke contracts performers using ITC / Equity Agreements and has a House Agreement with Equity.
Audition is by invitation ONLY and interested applicants should demonstrate: Some experience, socially or professionally in rave/club dance, a very strong contemporary dance technique, strong physical theatre skills, a high level of confidence, a good fitness level, experience in highly physical work, good contact and partnering skills, good improvisation and creative skills, good musicality.
Confidence in text work, the ability to connect with very emotionally driven work, a willingness and openness to work with the community / non-dancers, a good working attitude, a good sense of humour, the ability to collaborate and work well as a team, the ability to work well under pressure, confidence and experience in delivering education and outreach work, a full CRB check.
Recent graduates are welcome to apply
Audition 1: London - Saturday 17th February 2018 - 9.30am until 6pm
Venue: London Contemporary Dance School, 7 Dukes Road, London, WC1H 9PY
Call Back: London - Sunday 18th February 2018 - 9.30am until 6pm
Sunday 17th July 2016 - 9.30am until 6pm
Venue: London Contemporary Dance School, 7 Dukes Road, London, WC1H 9PY
Interested applicants should submit a current CV with a recent clear head and body shot and a short video clip of relevant performance work to: Gary Clarke at [email protected]
Deadline for applications is Thursday 15th February 2018 at 6pm
All applicants will receive a successful or unsuccessful e-mail.
Male and Female , Closes: February 9, 2018 - published on Tuesday, 23 January, 2018
TRIBE// is auditioning for Male/Female dancers and an apprentice dancer to join the company for Research and Development of new work 'No Sudden Moves' from 26th February to the 9th March 2018. Working in Brighton with the potential to work further with the company in 2018/19 (subject to funding).
We are looking for articulate and versatile technical dancers who are also highly physical with excellent improvisation and partnering skills. Dancers who enjoy working as part of a close team and willing to contribute to the creative process. We are interested in hearing from dancers at any point in their career, minimum three years contemporary dance training from a diverse range of cultural backgrounds and particularly interested in hearing from disabled dance artists.
Apprentice may be a current 3rd year or recent graduate. This is a paid opportunity above Equity rates, UK based dancers only. Please send a one page CV, including a headshot and one video link that is clearly you dancing, to [email protected] by the 9th February. The audition workshop takes place 17th February in Brighton and is by invitation only; unfortunately, we are only able to contact successful applicants. Please look at our website www.tribecompany.co.uk for further company information
The Tanzcompagnie Giessen (Germany)
Male and Female, Closes: February 18, 2018 - published on Friday, 19 January, 2018
The Tanzcompagnie Giessen/Stadttheater Giessen - Ballet director Tarek Assam - is looking for dancers for 2018/2019. We are looking for experienced dancers with excellent classical and contemporary technique.
The audition will take place on Sunday, February 25th, 2018, 11.00 a.m. at the studios of the Tanzcompagnie Gießen at the Rehearsal Space of the Tanzcompagnie Giessen, Bahnhofstraße 9, 35390 Giessen, Hessen, Germany on Sunday, February 25th, 2018, 11.00 a.m.
The deadline for applications: Sunday, February 18th, 2018
To apply, please send a CV and portrait to [email protected] . Closing date for applications is Sunday, February 18th, 2018. Participation by invitation only!
James Wilton Dance (UK)
Male and Female, Closes: April 1, 2018 - published on Thursday, 11 January, 2018
James Wilton Dance are looking for exceptional male and female dancers for the creation and touring of their new work ' The Storm' to premiere Autumn 2018. Audition date- 7th April in Eastbourne.
Candidates must have excellent floor and partner work skills, as well as a strong contemporary technique.
Applicants must have a minimum of two years professional experience.
Before applying please familiarise yourself with the companies style at www.jameswiltondance.org.uk. Here you can also find information on tour dates to see the company live, as well as information on workshops we are holding this Spring.
To apply please send: CV and a clear Highlight Reel to [email protected] Please do not send any photographs.
Audition is by invitation only. Unfortunately we are only able to contact successful applicants.
Salary: Paid, above equity minimum. Autumn contract will be for a minimum of 15 weeks, plus further touring into 2019. Contract to start July 2018.
Deadline for application: 1st April
Luke Murphy-Attic Projects (Ireland/New York City)
Male and Female, Closes: February 24, 2018 - published on Monday, 11 December, 2017
Luke Murphy is seeking a range of Male and Female performers for projects throughout 2018 and 2019. Projects include replacements for international touring of The Dust We Raised, a new site-specific work for Cork Midsummer Festival and research weeks in Summer 2018 towards two new creations in 2019.
Seeking experienced professionals with strong physicality, presence and an affinity for theatrical work. All opportunities are paid + travel and accommodation if required.
To apply please email [email protected] with CV and photograph. Selected applicants will be invited to attend research rehearsals in either Dublin (Feb 24th and 25th) or NYC (March 12th and 13th). Please be advised there will be no cuts and applicants should be available for both days.
Kamea Dance Company (Israel)
Male and Female, Closes: February 25, 2018 - published on Monday, 11 December, 2017
Kamea Dance Company in Israel is seeking male and female professional dancers for long-term contracts for the 2018-2020 seasons. Contracts will begin in August of 2018.
We are holding a European audition in Amsterdam on Sunday, March 4th, at 9:30 -16:30,
At: Chasse Dance Studios, Chasséstraat 64, 1057 JJ Amsterdam
Kamea Dance Company is a major company in the Israeli dance scene, holding around 80
performances a year in Israel and abroad with a contemporary modern repertoire by resident choreographer Tamir Ginz and guest choreographers: Nacho Duato & Marco Goecke.
Annual 12-month salary, 2 years commitment required.
We are looking for exceptional talents with and strong ballet and modern technique. Age: over 20. Creative dancer, highly motivated, serious attitude and a strong commitment to the job.
Professional experience in a recognized company is an advantage.
Pre-registration by E-mail only: Please send your resume and photo to
[email protected] Final date for registration: 25.02.2018. For more information on the Kamea Dance Company, visit our website at https://www.kameadance.com/en/.
We are looking forward to your application!