Kapow are seeking two experienced female dancers to join our team.

You will either be understudying Kapow’s latest production ‘Mayfly’ or performing our existing company repertoire ‘Grow’ and ‘Adrift’.

We are looking for dancers who’d like to remain part of Kapow’s team as we grow and look ahead to 2022 & 2023.

Where: Manchester, UK

When: May 12th (time tbc)

Deadline for applications: April 28th at 5pm

Who we are:
Kapow is a female led outdoor arts company working from our base in Manchester, a team of passionate creative people who love to share and empower creativity in audiences and communities.

Kapow creates professional touring productions, works with artists to develop their business skills and engages audiences and participants across the country through our workshops and creative residencies.

Our core values are empowerment, balance, awareness, creativity & nature. In all of the work that we do we aim to bring our audiences closer to these values. Providing an escape from the everyday with our imaginative outdoor productions, creating spaces for self expression and building confidence in our workshops and celebrating the natural world with our commissions and choreography.

What we’re looking for:
Kapow are seeking two experienced female dancers to join our team.

You will either be understudying Kapow’s latest production ‘Mayfly’ or performing our existing company repertoire ‘Grow’ and ‘Adrift’.

We are looking for dancers who’d like to remain part of Kapow’s team as we grow and look ahead to 2022 & 2023.

MAYFLY
-Learning the new production.
-Assisting with setting up and taking down the set for rehearsals.
-Travel to numerous tour dates with the team.
-On site assisting with set up and take down of the set.
-When not performing assisting with gathering audience feedback, images and monitoring information.
-You will have at least one pre-arranged opportunity to perform the work.
-You will be on site ready to step in at short notice if you are needed to perform the production.

GROW / ADRIFT
-Learning both productions.
-Assisting with setting up and taking down the set for rehearsals.
-Travel to and perform at numerous tour dates with the team.
-On site assisting with set up and take down of the set.
-Working on a unique bespoke circus apparatus for Adrift.
-Working with comedy and character work for Grow.
-Acrobatic skills are desired.
-Partner work skills are a must for this role.

To learn more about each production please go to https://www.kapowdance.co.uk/touring-shows

Who you are:
-A dedicated and enthusiastic individual.
-A hard worker with a positive attitude.
-A fast learner with excellent ability to retain material.
-You’ll need to be able to learn the show quickly.
-An experienced dancer who has toured work before.
-Someone with a can do attitude who is happy to work as part of a team for the get in / get out of the show.
-You’re ready to use your initiative gathering images and audience feedback at festivals when you’re not performing.
-You have strong movement skills and are happy to work outside.
-A love of the outdoors and braving it in all weather conditions.
-A love of being in water!
-You are able to drive and are happy driving other team members.
-Willingness to adhere to all Covid protocols and social distancing guidelines.
-You are based in the north of England within range of Manchester rehearsals.
-You have experience teaching and working with young people.
-We are keen to encourage a wealth of perspectives and experience to our team, therefore we encourage applications from people of all ethnicities and cultural backgrounds, LGBTQ+ people and D/deaf and Disabled people.

Applications by: April 28th at 5pm.

Process:
-We’ll do a first selection via the videos, CV’s and application forms received.
-We will then hold a Covid secure outdoor audition for a small number of candidates.

Audition is on: May 12th time tbc.

Please see the application form for dates of the project.
Kapow pays £150 per day or £550 per week of rehearsal/performances and £85 per travel day.

To apply please go to https://www.kapowdance.co.uk/dance-professionals

There you will see the full job description and application form.

Contact details: admin@kapowdance.co.uk

For further information, please visit www.kapowdance.co.uk

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