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MALE OR FEMALE DANCER VACANCY 2019

18 Feb 2019

Joss Arnott Dance seeks a professional MALE or FEMALE dancer based in the UK to join the company for the creation period of their new outdoor production PULSE! and Summer 2019 tour.

PULSE! will be a new, outdoor dance and live music duet made for the streets supported by Without Walls and Arts Council England. Commissioned by Stockton International Riverside Festival, Greenwich+Docklands International Festival, Salisbury International Arts Festival, Déda, Pavilion Dance South West and DanceEast.

Applicants should have strong contemporary technique, creative skills and have previous outdoor performance experience.

We are looking to hear from performers who have acrobatic and parkour experience/understanding, whilst having also worked with mid-large scale set structures. Please state skills and experience when submitting your supporting materials.

Additionally, applicants should have exceptional teaching skills due to the company’s extensive education and outreach activity.

Joss Arnott Dance create classical contemporary work and are based in the North of England. Applicants are advised to familiarise themselves with the company and their work and should be available for all the following dates:

Rehearsal Period – Salford, Greater Manchester (2019)

  • 15-18 April
  • 23-26 April
  • 29 April-3 May
  • 8-10 May

Tour Dates (2019)

  • 18, 26, 27 May
  • 1, 2, 29, 30 June
  • 31 July
  • 1, 3, 4, 23, 24, 25 August
  • 28 September

(Some of the above dates are TBC and we may require additional dates from performers)

Travel, accommodation and per diems, where necessary, will be provided during rehearsals in the North of England and on tour.

Rates of pay are above Equity minimum rates.

Audition Date and Location:

Sunday 10 March 2019 – London

To apply, please send a CV and headshot along with a suitable showreel link showing your strengths as a performer with the desired requirements stated above to

audition@jossarnottdance.co.uk

Attendance is by invitation only.

Application Deadline: Friday 1 March 2019, 18:00

Please note the company will only notify successful applicants, no later than Monday 4th March 2019 and are regretfully unable to respond to unsuccessful applicants or provide any feedback.

We look forward to hearing from you.