Rosie Kay Dance Company Seeks One Female and Two Male Dancers:
we are particularly keen to hear from dancers from BME communities but welcome all applicants
RKDC seeks male and female dancers with a playing age of 17-28 to perform in MK ULTRA. The project will rehearse and rework MK ULTRA before touring to theatres in the UK.
Where: Birmingham, UK
When: June 2018
Deadline for applications: Monday 4 June at 11:00
Please research the work before applying: www.mkultra.dance
Dancers need these qualities
- Applicants must have completed (or be due to graduate in 2018) full time professional dance training.
- MK ULTRA is about pop stars and fame and deconstructs performance – we’re looking for stars who can shine.
- Very fast at learning
- Good memory for complex material
- Strong contemporary technique, excellent strength and fitness
- Diverse performers with interesting/unique/quirky looks and strong confidence
- Positive attitude, hard working and willing to contribute to a healthy, fun touring company atmosphere
- Good acting ability
Applicants need to be available for all of these dates:
Rehearsals and premiere in Birmingham 20 – 31 August and 10-22 September. Depending on your home location you may need to travel to Birmingham on 19 August and 9 September.
Tour weeks (including travel days):
- 27 September – 3 October
- 15 – 17 October (part-week)
- 22 – 27 October
- 4 – 11 November
RKDC is unable to sponsor work visas and you must have the legal right to work in the UK. If you have any queries about this please contact firstname.lastname@example.org before applying to audition.
Equity/ITC Ethical Manager Contract: £471 pw for rehearsals, £500 pw for performance plus holiday pay, all travel and accommodation plus touring per diem.
Applicants must be available for the relevant round one audition and the recall dates
Females – round one
Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:00-17:30
The Sir Doug Ellis Woodcock Sports Centre, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET
Males – round one
Friday 22 June 2018, 10:00-17:30
Birmingham Hippodrome, Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4TB
Females and Males – recall
Friday 29 June 2018, 10:00-17:39
DanceXchange, Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4TB
Audition will comprise of:
- Fitness session and technique class
- Learning repertoire
- Improvisation section
Please note we cannot cover costs to attend the audition. We cannot offer an alternative date or online audition.
To apply Complete the application form here: http://rosiekay.co.uk/