Dance Ahead are looking for 2 new performers to join the cast of The Glass House.

When: 29th May 2016

Carlisle, Cumbria, UK

Deadline for applications: 25th May

Applicants must hold 3 years professional dance training

Exceptional contemporary dance technique

Excellent Contact improvisation skills and devising skills

Strong performance presence

The Glass House is a development of Looking Outside from the Inside commissioned by Dance City for Edits in 2015 – a piece of contemporary dance theatre on the themes of poverty, the vulgarity of bourgeois spending, and the social isolation caused by the wealth gap. The Glass House will cast 4 professional dancers, 16 cross-generational community participants and a number of local musicians.

To get a sense of the Dance Ahead’s previous work it is advised to watch a short documentary about #HiddenSpaces15 below:

Audition Date

29th May 2016: 1 – 5pm (Carlisle, Cumbria, UK)

Project Dates

8th – 27th August 2016 (Carlisle, Cumbria, UK)

Inclusive fee of £1,500

Deadline for Applications 25th May

To apply please send a cover letter, headshot and CV to with the subject heading Pro Performer Glass House.

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