CALL FOR CONTEMPORARY DANCE/THEATRE ARTISTS

Jaberi Dance Theatre is seeking 3 professional female contemporary dance theatre artists for a new project in development, premiering in 2018/2019. We are expanding the cast and are looking for versatile and generous performers who enjoy a collaborative creation process, and are comfortable working with social justice based content.

The audition is open to all ethnicities, but culturally diverse artists are encouraged to apply with a priority given to black, South Asian and Middle Eastern performers. All artists will be paid professional CADA rates.

Requirements

  •  25+ years of age
  • A minimum of 2-years professional performance experience
  • Strong contemporary dance skills with some theatre experience
  • Comfortable with improvisation, partnering and text

All rehearsals will take place in downtown Toronto.

Must be available for ALL the following rehearsal weeks in 2017:

  • July 3-7
  • September 11-15
  • September 25-29
  • December 5-9

Audition Details:

Date: Sunday June 4th
Location: Daniels Spectrum Studios – 585 Dundas St East #130
Time: 1:30-2:00 pm (sign in and self-directed warm-up), 2:00pm-4:30 pm (audition)

What to prepare:

  • You will be taught a short piece of choreography
  • You will be asked to participate in a structured improvisation
  • You will be required to prepare a solo that includes movement and a short monologue (we encourage you to highlight your skills e.g. if you speak different language, if you sing etc.)
  • *Registration is required.

Please submit a headshot and CV to Roshanak Jaberi at info@roshanakjaberi.com with the subject heading “Audition.”