Author: Dancing Opportunities

Workshop Poetry for Dancers MIMESIS with Billie Hanne

Workshop Poetry for Dancers: MIMESIS with Billie Hanne The classes encourage the dancer to allow the body to be penetrable so speech and dance can lock into each other. Tongue interacts with skeleton and muscle and fuses into space, scale, matter and audience. When choreographic output heightens the poetic experience its arrangement can strengthen and focus the material into unity. In pacing actions the dancer conceives of textural qualities and is able to convey the flow of time. He or she enters the imagined space evoked by language. Words then, as an active ingredient for the dance, can create the bodily...

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ChampdAction.LAbO 2017

LABO is conceived by new music- and sound-art platform ChampdAction. It’s an international interdisciplinary arts project in collaboration with deSingel (Antwerp) and EASTMAN, company of Belgian choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui. LAbO’s goal is to immerse music- (both performers and writers/composers), dance- and fine arts students as well as young professional artists in the world of contemporary and multidisciplinary art forms for 5 days, with a strong emphasis on the use of new technology. – coaches are Marko Ciciliani (Au), Douglas Irving Repetto (USA), Johnny Lloyd (USA), Guy Cools (B) and others – Where: deSingel International Arts Campus, Antwerp, Belgium...

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Blue Cloud Scratch Open Call

Blue Cloud Scratch are seeking submissions from dance artists to present short works at our scratch night on Friday 21 July. Pieces can be up to 15 minutes long and we prioritise new work and works-in-progress rather than completed pieces. Please note: we can only accept applications from UK residents Where: Blue Elephant Theatre, London When: Friday 21 July Deadline for applications: Friday 30 June To apply, please complete this form: www.bluecloudscratch.com/apply.html Due to the number of applications we receive, we strongly prefer to see footage either of the proposed work or other work by the same choreographer. You...

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The Gate Theatre Is Looking For A Female Dancer

The Gate Theatre is looking for a female dancer with acting experience who is highly physical, versatile and willing to work in a collaborative manner. Strong contemporary and classical technique required. You will also be expected to have some pointe work experience. Playing age: 16 – 18 years old Dancers from all ethnic backgrounds encouraged to submit Expected length of run approx three months, including the rehearsal period Where: The Gate Theatre, Dublin. Audition location tbc – Dublin City Centre. When: Running from Thursday 23rd Nov until Saturday 27th January, with rehearsals beginning Tuesday 31st October. Initial auditions taking...

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Free Workshop For Dancers And Movers Italy

Free workshop for dancers and movers with Ruth Zanella. The workshop is aimed at dancers and actors who have a good affinity with improvisation and gesture. When: Monday 3rd to Friday, July 7th, 2017 Where: Sala Estense Theatre in Ferrara, Italy ( every morning from 9am to 1.30pm. ) During the lesson, we will slide between improvisation and release technique, to go then deeply into the laboratory. The research focuses on the space that is formed by moving bodies, by objects and constructions that are all around us. We’ll see the boundaries of this space that is defined, redefined...

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