Wayne Parsons Dance is seeking an experienced male performer and female performer for the creation and performance of a new dance-theatre work titled Vestige. In addition to Choreographer/Director Wayne Parsons, performers will be working with Dramaturg Pooja Ghai (Associate Director Theatre Royal Stratford East) and Writer Ankur Bahl (performer at The Globe, RSC and DV8)
When: 24 September 2016
Where: London, UK
Deadline for applications: 19 September
Male: Playing age 30-45 years old. We’re looking for an experienced performer with strong character work, partner work, and the ability to explore movement that originates from a theatrical drive. Applicants must have strong acting and text abilities, as the performer will deliver a 10-minute monologue in the work. No specific accent is required, however the performer must be comfortable playing a character who comes from a high social status and education.
Female: We’re looking for an experienced performer with strong character work, floor work, partner work, and the ability to explore movement that originates from a theatrical drive.
Performers from all ethnicities and nationalities are encouraged to apply.
Dates for the project are as follows:
Initial Creation and Performance period:
5-23 December 2016
30 January 2017 – 5 February 2017
20-25 February 2017 (Performance on 25 February at Rich Mix, London)
4 days to remount Vestige w/c 17 July 2017 (exact schedule TBC)
One performance w/c 24 July 2017 in Cambridge (exact date TBC)
Please DO NOT apply if you are not available for the dates stated above.
To apply please send your CV and a video link to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 19 September.
Audition will be held on 24 September 2016 in London, venue TBA.
This is a paid opportunity.
If you have any questions please email email@example.com
A video of the R&D for Vestige can be found here: https://vimeo.com/
For further information please visit http://wayneparsonsdance.com/news/
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