Madeline Shann is looking for 4 versatile dancer-actors, 2 male and 2 female, for R&D, creation and performance of a new 20 minute dance theatre piece "Edit", as part of Northern Connections.
Edit deals with themes of gaslighting and control, and will experiment with form and narrative order.
The roles require a professional level of training or experience in contemporary dance and theatre, with the following skills:
Character work and taking theatrical direction
Taking on choreography and choreographic direction
Learning lines, speaking onstage and combining speech with movement.
Partner work and contact improvisation
Working generously and creatively in collaboration with others.
Fees are paid at Equity minimum with per diems at £12.30 and a travel / accommodation allowance based on actual additional costs incurred of up to £300.
Applicants must be able to commit to the following dates in Leeds:
19th February - Audition at Yorkshire Dance
25 - 29 March - R&D at Northern School of Contemporary Dance
27 August - 9th September - further development at Northern School of Contemporary Dance
2nd & 3 October - get in (2nd) and performance (3rd) at NSCD's Riley Theatre
Audition by invitation only, to apply, please email, Brief cover letter, CV with headshot,
link to Showreel to [email protected] with "AUDITION - [full name]" as the subject heading.
Closing date for applications: 8th February, midnight.
Thanks in advance for your time, I look forward to your application!