AUDITION! DANCE CALL – SHORT & SWEET

Published on 13th Jan, 2011

The Short+Sweet Organisation are casting for experienced professional dancers to join Shorter+Sweeter Dance – A professional touring production that will showcase some of the ‘best of the fest’ from Short Sweet+Dance festivals over the last three years.

Shorter+Sweeter Dance will employ a company of 6 dancers (3 female and 3 male) feature ten works of varying style and genre, and tour regionally to three states VIC, NSW and QLD with rehearsals commencing mid August 2011.

The tour schedule runs from the 31st August through to mid October.

We are looking for a variety of highly skilled professional dance artists who are versatile, strong and energetic with advanced technique, performance quality and partnering skills across several disciplines. Artists will be required to perform a diverse selection of thematic works. Acting skills and characterisation ability-an advantage. We encourage mature, experienced dancers with tertiary or vocational training qualifications to attend.

Minimum audition age is 18. (Please note: experience necessary)

The Program will involve working with many of Australia’s leading choreographers-known for their work across all areas of both the contemporary and commercial dance industries.

The production will feature ten works that incorporate the following practises;

Contemporary dance
Dance theatre
Hip Hop
Parkour
Classical ballet
Tap
Musical theatre

Please Note: Not all artists will be required to perform all styles

*Female artists must have one short monologue prepared for call back, as one work may involve dialogue.

Dancers will be required to partake in a technical warm-up class before learning several short excerpts of repertoire across different styles. Please bring appropriate dance attire and footwear – Jazz sneakers, Ballet shoes, Pointe shoes, Tap shoes etc.

Register your interest by sending a photo and Bio to shorterandsweeter2011@gmail.com

*Registration will also take place one hour prior to auditions.

AUDITION DATES
FEMALE DANCER
Date: Monday 31st January
Time: 9:00am Registration
10:00- 14:00 Class / Audition commencement

MALE DANCER
Date: Monday 31st January
Time: 14:30 Registration
15:00 – 18:00 Class / Audition

CALL BACKS
Date: Wednesday 2nd February
Time: 10:00 – 17:00
VENUE: SYDNEY DANCE COMPANY WALSH BAY

Comments

  1. avatar Posted by Kayla on January 20th, 2012 [Reply]

    Hi, my name is Kayla Fritz
    I have attended a short and sweet workshop in Ipswich last year and enjoyed the show
    I however am away in contract that ends in May I would like to somehow be apart of this company if there is any possible way of this happening please!!! I would love to hear back with any information thank you

    kind regards
    Kayla
    xxxx

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