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Published on 28th Jun, 2016

Community Dance Artist – 2 positions – Melbourne
Matthew Bourne’s New Adventure Project

Arts Centre Melbourne, Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures & Re:Bourne (the charitable arm of New Adventures) are working towards a major creative project that will culminate in a one week season at Arts Centre Melbourne’s State Theatre in Autumn 2017.

Mixing popular appeal with a ground-breaking, unique theatrical language, world class dancers and high-quality production values, New Adventures is one of the great success stories of British theatre and dance with a leading international dance company. This unique production will be delivered through an innovative partnership between Arts Centre Melbourne, New Adventures & Re:Bourne and Victorian community networks.

Sir Matthew Bourne and other members of the New Adventures team will be in Melbourne in August 2016 to find two Community Dance Artists to join the company for this one-off project at Arts Centre Melbourne.

This project offers an unprecedented opportunity for Melbourne-based dance artists and physical performers to work.

INTERVIEW & WORKSHOP DATE: Monday 8th August 2016
TRAINING: Friday 12th – Monday 15th August 2016
Monday 3rd October – Sunday 11th December 2016 (P/T)
Saturday 18th February and Sunday 19th February 2017
REHEARSALS & SEASON: Monday 13th March – Sunday 9th April 2017 (P/T and F/T)
THE CANDIDATE: Artists with experience in classical and/or contemporary dance, physical performance, mentoring of young people and delivery of dance workshops. We particularly encourage applications from artists who are in the early/mid stages of their career.

For further information and application details go to the Employment page of the Arts Centre Melbourne.


  1. avatar Posted by Laura Manicone on June 30th, 2016 [Reply]

    I’m a contemporary dancer and aerial dancer, I’m interested to the project, how can I apply?

    Thank you


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