Holstebro Dance Company, formerly known as Black Box Dance company, is seeking professional dance artists for company contracts for the season of 2022-2023.

Where: 27th of February 2022: Philip De Langes Allé 3, 1435 Copenhagen. 28th of February 2022: Den Røde Plads 16, 7500 Holstebro.

When: 27th and 28th of February 2022.

Deadline for applications: 9th of January 2022.

We are seeking professional dance artists.

We are looking for passionate, versatile dance artists with a strong physicality, high level of technic and composition-improvisation skills, as well as an exceptional stage presence, artistry, and theatricality. We greatly appreciate individuals who are dedicated, creative, curious, courageous, responsible, empathetic, and good colleagues and who enjoy artistic challenges, dynamic work process and a variation in production types.

There are no specifications to gender or age, nor are there any requirements to amount of previous work experience. But you must have completed your professional training upon start of contract.

Holstebro Dance Company thrives to be an equal opportunities employer and hence encourages and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.

Contracts are available.

Contract periods:

25.07.2022 – 30.11.2022      &      16.1.2023 – 18.6.2023

This is a paid opportunity. Contracts includes salary in accordance with union regulation as well as pension, holiday pay, housing, and transportation.

With a base in Holstebro, Denmark, Holstebro Dance Company puts the thoughts and feelings of today in motion. Through dance, we create moving and inspiring choreographic experiences and dance performances.  The company aims to be relevant to our times in both choice of theme, approach, and practice.

The company is the third largest in Denmark and only one located outside the greater Copenhagen region. The company consists of professional dance artists in the beginning of their careers who stay with company for approximately 2-3 years. 

The company tours with a variety of performances, consisting of small, large, youth, adult, new creation, and repertoire pieces etc., both nationally and internationally. Under the artistic direction of Marie Brolin-Tani and David Cornelius Price, the company has, since its birth in 2013, gained great momentum and success and is continuously expanding.

Previous and current choreographers include; Tim Rushton, Jason Mabana, Stephanie Thomasen, Ben Wright, Alessandro Sousa Pereira, Jung In Lee, Mari Carasco, Jacob Stage and Edhem Jesenkovic, Thomas Bentin etc.

In the coming season the company will among other be working with choreographers Dolly Sfeir and Gunilla Lind in a double bill based on the music by the artist Björk. The company will also be working with Aarhus Theater for various productions.

See our latest trailers:

“The Danish Girl” by Tim Rushton: https://vimeo.com/633759070 

“PUNK” by Jacob Stage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AppYmnenvf4  

“Moonsong” by Marie Brolin-Tani:   https://vimeo.com/539711072       &      https://vimeo.com/542017221 

“A space in the dark” by Ben Wright: https://youtu.be/T23JXO9SVoU 

“Addiction” by Jung In Lee: https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=GsyKzSzhCHU  

“NO SEX – a world of gender” by Jason Mabana: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3jCfJGpzRU

How to apply / register:

To apply:  Send application as an email to “audition@musikteatret.dk“. The following three elements must be included:

  • CV with a portrait picture (as PDF-file). This must include; full name, preferred pro-nouns, age, nationality, phone number, education, experience, and contact information to former employers or teachers.
  • Direct streaming link to video/dance footage/showreels in mail. Please – no password, login or downloads required. This will not be accepted.  Video is preferably no longer than 3 minutes. (Make sure we can see you. Note that we will see them in the order they are listed, and may only see one if more are listed).
  • Portrait picture as separate file (as pdf or jpg-file).

All will receive notice by the 21st of January 2022. Participation in audition is free.

Note:

The audition is by invitation only. Those invited will all participate on Sunday the 27th of February 2022. Hereafter at the end of the day, a selection will be made for those continuing onto Monday the 28th of February 2022. Transport to and accommodation in Holstebro will be provided, if continuing to the 28th  of February 2022.

Contact details: dcp@musikteatret.dk

For further information, please visit https://holstebroteater.dk/en/dans/dance/

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