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Kerry Nicholls (UK, London) Masterclasses

Category: class, Closes on May 22, 2017

One week of 2-hour, professional and athletically demanding technique classes with Kerry Nicholls, featuring live music and hosted at Studio Wayne McGregor in East London. 

KND SPRING 2017 MASTERCLASSES                       
Monday 22 May - Friday 26 May 2017
at Studio Wayne McGregor                     

10:30-12:30 each day from Monday 22 May - Friday 26 May 2017. 5 classes (1 week): £80 | Drop-in class: £20/class 1-hour, afternoon mentoring sessions also available at special masterclass-week rate of £40.                 
                         
To book a place, please send CV for consideration [email protected] Places will be offered to successful applicants on a first-come-first-serve basis. 
 
Please visit the website for more info: www.kerrynicholls.com/masterclasses

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published on Monday, 24 April, 2017

Stopgap Dance Company (UK) Training Assistants

Category: job, Closes on April 29, 2017

Stopgap Dance Company seek inclusive Dance Teachers and Teaching Assistants in Norwich and Norfolk!
 
Stopgap Dance Company are holding a recruitment day at the Garage in Norwich on Tuesday 9th May to meet potential dance teachers and assistants. The company have received funding from Spirit of 2012 to work with schools in the Norwich and Norfolk area and are looking to employ dance teachers and assistants to run weekly sessions. 
 
If you are a patient, generous, inventive, adaptive and experienced dance teacher who would be interested in working with disabled and non-disabled young people then please get in touch. The classes will run weekly in term-time from September 2017 until May 2018. The sessions will be building up to a flagship performance at Norwich and Norfolk Festival 2018 involving Stopgap's professional dancers and the community groups. 
 
The day will include the opportunity to share your teaching skills in the morning followed by an interview in the afternoon. 
 
Interested teachers and teaching assistants should be available on 9th May and send CV and a covering letter outlining their interest in working with Stopgap to Charlotte Mackie on [email protected] by Friday 28th April.
 
Everyone applying for a Teacher role must be available to come to Surrey 21-25th August 2017 to receive Stopgap inclusive dance training and learn the performance repertoire they will be teaching the groups. All costs will be covered.
 
Find out more about Stopgap Dance Company at stopgapdance.com and youtube.com/stopgapdanceco

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published on Monday, 24 April, 2017

Motionhouse Dance Theatre (UK) Professional Intensive

Category: workshop, Closes on May 15, 2017

Motionhouse Dance Theatre are holding a three-day intensive exploring the work of the company with opportunities to experience our unique approach to contact work, partnering techniques, and the use of our Captive set first-hand.

MONDAY 29 - WEDNESDAY 31 MAY
10.00AM - 5.30PM

Aimed at dance professionals and those in professional training, this intensive course is a chance to push your physicality beyond technique and gain an inventive new set of skills.
Each day will begin with a technique class led by a company member, followed by a session on contact improvisation and partnering.

You will gain insight into the work of the company, learning repertoire from our highly physical outdoor production, Captive, including the specific skills and aerial training required to work on the Captive set. This intensive aims to build your confidence, develop and refine your skills, and is a rare opportunity to work alongside professional Motionhouse performers.

Location : Motionhouse Warehouse, Unit 7 Budbrooke Industrial Estate, Budbrooke Road, Warwick, CV34 5XH.

Timetable

10am - 11am: Warm up and class
11am - 1pm: Contact, partnering, lifts
1pm - 1.45pm: Lunch break
1.45pm - 4.30pm: Motionhouse rep and set work with a focus on Captive
4.30pm - 5.30pm (optional): watch the company rehearse Captive.

£150 for 3 days/£130 early bird offer until end of April. Non-refundable deposit of £50 to hold a place. Final payment due by 15 May. Call: 01926 887052 or email :[email protected]

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published on Tuesday, 18 April, 2017

Frantic Assembly (UK) Head of Learning and Participation

Category: job, Closes on May 8, 2017

Are you bold, ambitious and collaborative? If so, there is a fabulous opportunity to join one of the most exciting theatre companies in the country to lead the development and management of our learning and participation work.

We've built up a reputation over 22 years for creating vibrant contemporary theatre with our unique 'Frantic' method. Integral to the artistic ethos of the company is the sharing of our work methods and engagement with students, teachers, practitioners and audiences, through our varied Learn and Train programme.

Taking the lead in this work, you will manage the existing programme as well as look for new opportunities to support our strategic vision and increase the impact of our work. You will be a creative and strategic thinker, who can work collaboratively across the whole company, and with external partners. Excellent communication and organisational skills are also critical.

Salary: Circa £30,000 - 32,000
Deadline: 9am Monday 8th May 2017
Interviews: Friday 12th May in London

How to Apply: Click here and download the job pack and application form. Complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form. Submit these forms to us along with a CV and covering letter.

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published on Tuesday, 18 April, 2017

Emanuel Gat Dance (Italy, Sicily)

Category: workshop, Closes on May 31, 2017

Emanuel Gat Dance will hold a summer intensive aimed for dance students as well as young dancers making their first step as professional dance artists (17-25 years old), in July 2017 at Scenario Pubblico, Via Teatro Massimo, 16 - 95131, Catania (IT).

The course will introduce the young dancers to the teachings and methodology developed during the past 25 years, proposing an insight to the unique philosophy and process of Emanuel Gat. The summer intensive will be led by company members Michael Loehr and Sara Wilhelmsson, alongside Emanuel Gat. An opportunity to dive into intense dance making, the exploration of new ways to approach choreography and dance, and an intimate encounter with the creative world of Emanuel Gat.

Application: Dancers are welcome to send their CVs and a short video to [email protected] before end of May. A confirmation will be sent to you throughout the first week of June.  

Fees: 350€ for the entire course.

Further Information: www.emanuelgat.com

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published on Monday, 10 April, 2017

Jasmin Vardimon (Kent, UK) Spring Intensive

Category: workshop, Closes on May 15, 2017

An exciting four-day residency exploring the work of Jasmin Vardimon Company through repertoire as well the creative process and methodology of one of today's leading female choreographers, Jasmin Vardimon.

Tuesday 30 May - Friday 2 June, 10:00am - 16:00pm. Cost £200. Location: Jasmin Vardimon Production Space, Stour Centre, Tannery Lane, Ashford, Kent, TN23 1PL

Held in the Jasmin Vardimon Production Space, the week will culminate in an informal sharing for friends and family to see the work created during the week.
Suitable for ages 16+

PLACES ARE LIMITED AND WILL BE GIVEN ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS. Non-refundable deposits of £50 are required to secure your place on the course.
To apply email the following details to: [email protected]
Name, Age, Address, Contact number, Email address,Medical information (if applicable), and Dance experience.

Bursaries are available to those who would otherwise be unable to attend due to financial circumstances. To apply please submit via email a short statement as to why the Spring Residency would be of benefit to you and why you are in need of financial support.

Application deadline: 15 May 2017

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published on Monday, 10 April, 2017

TrashDollys Professional Intensive (UK, London)

Category: workshop, Closes on April 29, 2017

TrashDollys Professional intensives are a playful and inclusive environment, designed for movers from all backgrounds who wish to explore the company's recognizable movement style. TrashDollys movement has a fluid, yet powerful aesthetic that encompasses the freedom and expressive nature of Bboying, with additional influences from Martial Arts and Contemporary Dance.

There is an emphasise on versatility, and acquiring techniques which allow the body to constantly enter new or unorthodox territory whilst maintaining flow, control and rhythm.

Intensive leaders: Sam Amos and Alex Rowland.

The intensive will focus on four areas:

Play: a series of playful exercises aimed to soften and bring awareness to the body.

Technique: refreshing and innovative floorwork techniques, how to unlock power in unlikely positions whilst maintaining flow and control.

Repertoire: company repertoire designed to build confidence with weight exchange, flying and inversions.

Creative: a shift Into creative territory with Sam's water jugs..

When: 29th & 30th April, (Saturday 10:00 - 16:00), (Sunday | 10:00 - 16:00)

Where: Peacock Gym, Caxton St, Canning Town, London SE17 3PY

Cost: 2 Days: £75 Full Price // £65 Equity Members // £55 Students. 1 Day: £45 Full Price // £40 Equity Members // £35 Students. EARLY BIRD: 10% off when booked before Sunday 19th March!

For booking and further information please contact Sam Amos on: [email protected]

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published on Monday, 10 April, 2017

JV2 (UK, Kent) Graduate Company Audition

Category: opportunity, Closes on April 30, 2017

Jasmin Vardimon Company are holding an Open Audition for the 2017 entry to JVIntensive and JV2.The Open Audition is being held in London. A final audition will then be held in Ashford for invited applicants only.
 
Open Audition : Saturday 29th April, Jacksons Lane, 269a Archway Road, Highgate, London, N6 5AA. Registration from 11:30am. Audition begins at 12:00pm. Participants must be aged 18 to apply. Please bring a non-returnable printed copy of your CV, a photo/headshot, suitable dance wear, trainers and kneepads.
 
The audition will be to consider applicants for JVIntensive and JV2 for 2017 entry. Please state upon registration which programme you would like to be considered for.
 
Final Audition (Invitation Only): Sunday 30th April, The Jasmin Vardimon Production Space The Stour Centre, Tannery Lane, Ashford, Kent, TN23 1PL.

Registration from 09:30am - Invitation Only

Further information on JVIntensive and JV2 visit: www.jasminvardimon.com/education-programme/
Email [email protected] to register your interest. 

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published on Thursday, 16 March, 2017

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