AUDITION – SEEKING EMERGING DISABLED AND NON DISABLED DANCE ARTISTS FOR EXCITING PROJECT WITH CHOREOGRAPHER SARAH BLANC

 

 

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Jane and Cedrik performing Game Over at QEH. Photo by Pedro Machado

Candoco Dance Company and The Place are supporting Candoco Associate Artist Sarah Blanc to bring together a company of emerging dance artists who wish to work within an inclusive setting. Company memberswill work together to research and perform a new work in Spring 2017 called ‘Briefer Encounters’.

We are looking for 4 dance artists who have extraordinary natural performance style and/or at least 2 years of professional dance training. Applicants must be comfortable improvising. Experience of working with character, text and humour would be desirable but not essential. Dancers must aspire to work at a professional level and push the boundaries of their own abilities.

Sarah Blanc is an award winning choreographer and Artistic Director of Moxie Brawl- a fresh, all-female, inclusive dance theatre company that creates work for outdoors, indoors and places where dance just shouldn’t be.

 

Project Dates

Rehearsals: Week commencing 3rd April, 10th April, 1st May

Final Rehearsals,Tech and Performance: w/c 8thMay with performances on Saturday 13 May 2017 (exact dates tbc)

Fee:
£1350 (funding dependant)

Audition Date
The audition will take place at The Place, Sunday Sept 4th 5pm- 8pm in Studio 1 at The Place, 16 Flaxman Terrace, London.

Unfortunately, alternative audition dates are not available. However, if you are interested but cannot attend this date please let us know and where possible we will try and see you at another time.

 

How To Apply
Please look at Sarah’s and Candoco’s websites and video footage of previous work on youtube before sending the following to moxiebrawl@gmail.com by Wednesday 30th August 5pm:

 

  1. Maximum 3 paragraphs describing your dance experience and why you would like to be part of this project. Video applications up to 3 minutes are also accepted.
  2. If you have any links to clips of yourself moving/performing please also include them.
  3. If you have any questions about applying, please email Sarah onmoxiebrawl@gmail.com

 

Successful applicants will be notified by 5pm Thursday 31stAugust

 

 

11 thoughts on “AUDITION – SEEKING EMERGING DISABLED AND NON DISABLED DANCE ARTISTS FOR EXCITING PROJECT WITH CHOREOGRAPHER SARAH BLANC

  1. hi I like to join I have been dance for a while now I got dance videos of U tube and I am northern ballet and yorkshire dance I have been to blackpool for dance weekend I have done splash mob in leeds and flash mobs I do have a dance profile from yorkshire dance I am very good and partner work and can work on my own. my mobile is 07985798293 I am age 47 and still fit.

  2. Hi Sarah I just saw your post really interested in audition I send you a email how ever better for me to speak on mobile I pass my number in my email

    1. no application form. Just send us three paragraphs or a video explaining about your experience and why you want to do this project along with any video footage. Or we can arrange a phone chat x

  3. On behalf of Deaf Arts and Culture Association of Kenya, we wish to take this chance to share information our Deaf Dancers who are interesting to application your project.

    Looking forward to working with you for the project.

    Thank you in advance,
    Simon Adem

  4. Hi Sarah ,

    So excited for your new work. I want to describe my willingness to join your team and share my passion and creativity through dance .

    looking forward,
    margarita

    p.s. more that 2 years training and like to challenge myself in new ways of movement and expression .

  5. Hi Sarah,

    Such a shame that I have missed this opportunity as this is right up my street! Please do let me know should you plan any other audition dates/openings for this project or another like it.

    Julia

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