Work with the world’s most awarded choreographer, Sir Matthew Bourne!
Looking for six, Melbourne based Male Dancers, working in March / April 2017 towards a major creative project at Arts Centre Melbourne’s State Theatre.
Mixing popular appeal with a ground-breaking, unique theatrical language, world class dancers and high-quality production values, New Adventures is one of the great success stories of British theatre and dance.
This project offers an unprecedented opportunity for Melbourne based dancers to work for one month with choreographer Sir Matthew Bourne’s leading international dance company. This unique production will be delivered through an innovative partnership model between Arts Centre Melbourne, New Adventures and Re: Bourne, the charitable arm of New Adventures.
Sir Matthew Bourne and other members of the New Adventures team will be in Melbourne in August 2016 to audition six male dancers to join the company for this one-off project at Arts Centre Melbourne.
AUDITION DATE: Saturday 6 August 2016 (applications required)
RECALLS: Sunday 7 August 2016
WHERE: Auditions and Recalls will be held in a centrally located venue in Melbourne
REHEARSALS & SEASON: Sunday, 14 August 2016 (workshop) & Monday 13 March – Sunday 9 April 2017
THE CANDIDATE: Melbourne based Male Dancers with at least three years of professional level training in classical or contemporary dance with a stage appearance age between 14 – 22.
Salary commensurate with Performer’s Collective Agreement 2011-13, Performer Grade 2.
How to Apply
All applications must include a CV, headshot and a covering letter detailing why you would like to work for New Adventures, Re:Bourne and Arts Centre Melbourne. Batch applications from agents must include these letters from dancers. Applications should be made by COB Tuesday, 12th July 2016. Please lodge your application online via this link.
Candidates who are invited to audition will be advised by Monday, 25th July 2016.
For more information about New Adventures and Re:Bourne please visit: www.new-adventures.net
For more information about Arts Centre Melbourne please visit: www.artscentremelbourne.com.au
Photo (top): By Danilo Moroni.