AnA Collaborations is seeking 3-4 contemporary dancers for a re-staging of their immersive dance theater work dragonslayer to premiere February 2024 in Seattle, Washington.
Each role requires:
A dynamic and charismatic dancer with strong contact and/or partnering skills
An interest in narrative and immersive performance
An excellent contemporary dance technique
2 years of professional experience
21 - 45 years of age
Availability for intermittent rehearsals in Fall 2023, intensive rehearsal period Jan-Feb 2024, and 2 - 4 performances in Seattle February 2024.
AnA Collaborations actively welcomes applications from all sectors of the community, embracing all races, abilities, genders and sexualities and makes appointments solely on a candidate’s ability to fulfill the duties of the role.
An audition, by invitation only, will take place in Seattle on Friday, September 29th and Saturday, September 30th from 10:00am - 5:00pm.
We use this application process to help us prepare the groupings for the audition as well as to familiarize ourselves with the applicants before the day of the call. We want to provide adequate space and time for you to be seen!
Application will be accepted until 11pm on Sunday September 17th
Applicants will receive an invitation from firstname.lastname@example.org to audition no later than 8pm Sunday, September 23rd.
WHAT TO KNOW
Auditioning will occur over two days. Both days will include a warm-up that is designed to help wake up a range of textures and dynamics in the body. If you want a warm-up for general stretching and stability we recommend you take time to do this before your audition slot.
On Friday, we will audition small groups from 10:00am - 5:00pm in 90 minute time slots. You will be able to indicate your availability for particular time slots on your application. On Saturday there will be a callback and dancers need to be available for the entire time, 10:00am - 5:00pm.
The audition will include improvisation, phrase work, partnering, and theatrical games. Please wear whatever will help you move more freely, and bring your own water bottle.