Auditions

Martha’s Artist Salon at the BCA Call for Proposals

Where
Boston Center for the Arts
539 Tremont Street
Boston
Organization or Choreographer
Boston Center for the Arts
Website
http://www.bcaonline.org/performance/marthas-artist-salon/call-for-submissions.html
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
May 31, 2016, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Boston Center for the Arts’ artist-led Salon Series, Martha’s is a community conversation, created to give Boston area dancers and choreographers an avenue to share knowledge about contemporary dance as it is practiced and presented around the world. Each session is led by a host who offers a short presentation identifying an idea or exemplar that they feel is important to understanding why dance looks like it does today.

We are looking for hosts for the fall season. If you are interested, please send a proposal listing:

What or who you would like to present
An outline of your presentation
Why this topic is critical to our understanding of contemporary dance
Which session date(s) you would like to host
Martha’s Salons take place at Boston Center for the Arts on Mondays or Tuesdays between 5:30 and 8 pm. Presentations typically run from 6:00-7:00 with mingling time before and after.

We are currently looking for Fall hosts on Monday September 12, Monday October 24 and Tuesday November 29, 2016

Past presentation topics have included  Bill T. Jones, Ivo Dimchev, Percussive Dance and Merce Cunningham.

 

 

Dance with David Sun

Where
The Dance Complex
536 Mass Ave.
Cambridge, MA
Organization or Choreographer
DSundanceX/David Sun
Website
http://www.DSundanceX.com
Suggested Attire
Leotards/t-shirt, tights, ballet slippers + pointe shoes (as needed).
Fee for Audition
Yes,  $15.00
Audition Dates
May 31, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
June 7, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
June 14, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
June 21, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
June 28, 2016, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
July 5, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
July 12, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
July 19, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
July 26, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Seeking dancers – F/M. Strong ballet training with some modern background. Must be available for performances 2016: Summer, seasonal/ongoing. Rehearsals on: Tues., 12:30-2:30, Fridays., 12-3 pm, Sundays, usually 1-4 pm.

Performances are paid with honorarium.

Audition by taking class with D. Sun, Tues., 11 am, at the Dance Complex. Ongoing. The Dance Complex 536 Mass Ave. Cambridge MA 02139. 3rd Flr/Studio 3. Class $15. If asked to stay after the audition/class, dancer will learn rep in the rehearsal that follows class, 12:30-2:30 pm. May also take co. class Fridays 12 noon, at Green St. Studios, 185 Green st., Cambridge, MA.

Please send resumé & dance photos/headshot prior to audition.

dsundancex@gmail.com
www.DSundanceX.com

 

Off Beat

Where
The Dance Inn
1403 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington
Organization or Choreographer
Ryan P. Casey
Website
http://www.ryanpcasey.com
Suggested Attire
Casual; tap shoes necessary
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
June 5, 2016, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Off Beat, a new tap company under the direction of award-winning performer/choreographer Ryan P. Casey, is seeking advanced tappers who are interested in joining the ensemble for upcoming fall/winter performances.

We’re looking for dancers are highly proficient in tap technique, performance and improvisation; preferably have other dance experience, as well; and would be willing to make a commitment.

We have performances already scheduled throughout the Northeast on the following dates: October 14 & 21, November 5, January 5 (2017), May 6 (2017).

Company rehearsals are unpaid; performances are paid.

Prospective members should bring a headshot & resume (if they have one). The audition will be conducted like a master class; no decisions will be made on the spot.

 

Boston Bhangra Tryouts

Where
Brookline Ballet Dance Studio
1431 Beacon Street
Brookline
Organization or Choreographer
Boston Bhangra
Website
http://www.bostonbhangra.com
Suggested Attire
Workout clothes or comfortable clothes
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
June 5, 2016, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
June 12, 2016, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

We will be hosting tryouts for the Boston Bhangra Seniors Team and Juniors Team in June! No previous experience required.

The Seniors Team has been dancing and performing at events for more than a decade. We are one of the most established Bhangra teams in the Northeast, and this is a great way for you to get involved in our organization. This team has performed for events such as the WWE, First Night Boston, India Day Independence Day, Fidelity Investments, Bank of America, Raytheon, EMC, Burlington High School, Boston Harbor Islands and MANY more!

Our Boston Bhangra juniors teams is the only independent team in the northeast dedicated to Bhangra. Meet new people and have fun doing it!

 

BCA Choreographers’ Residency 2016-2017 Call for Applications

Where
Boston Center for the Arts
539 Tremont Street
Boston
Organization or Choreographer
Boston Center for the Arts
Website
http://www.bcaonline.org/performance/choreographers-residency/call-for-applications.html
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
June 20, 2016, 5:00 pm

The Choreographers’ Residency program at the BCA allows choreographers to create new work by providing free rehearsal and performance space, technical and administrative support, and direct financial assistance to be used at the artist’s discretion.

Currently in its seventh year, this program adds a supportive system for dance in Boston and builds the selected dance company’s repertoire to increase the amount of high quality dance in New England.

This season, up to three dance companies will be invited to participate in the residency program.

Applications for all residency sessions are due on Monday, June 20th by 5 pm

For more information or to apply:
http://www.bcaonline.org/performance/choreographers-residency/call-for-applications.html