Nimbus Company Audition + Workshops
Nimbus Dance Works
Announcing: Nimbus Dance Works
Company Audition, August 20th
Audition Workshops, August 18th-19th
Nimbus Dance Works seeks male and female company and apprentice dancers for the company’s 2014-15 Season. Dancers should have professional experience and excellent modern and ballet technique. Nimbus seeks professional dancers who are: committed to working at a high technical level; adventurous collaborators; responsible group members; interested in community impact through the arts. Nimbus' repertory includes work by Artistic Director Samuel Pott and by guest choreographers including Pedro Ruiz, Francesca Harper, Xiao-xiong Zhang, Randy James, Huang Yi, Korhan Basaran and Charles Weidman. With a home studio in Jersey City, the company performs bi-annual home seasons in Jersey City, annually in New York City and on tour. The company also does extensive community and educational work weaving together high level concert dance and community involvement.
Company contract consists of approximately 30 weeks of work including rehearsal and performance periods, touring and teaching. All rehearsals, performances and teaching are paid at competitive rates. Contract begins early September.
Nimbus will offer two Repertory Workshops preceding the Audition. Repertory taught in workshops will be used in audition.
Monday, August 18th, 3-6pm: Repertory Workshop: Danzon by Pedro Ruiz (studio 5-2), $30
Tuesday, August 19th, 3-6pm: Repertory Workshop: Surface Tension by Samuel Pott (studio 5-2), $30
Wednesday, August 20th, 12-6pm: Audition - class + repertory (studio 4), $10 audition fee - (waived if attended both workshops; $5 off if attended one workshop)
Gina Gibney Dance Center
890 Broadway, NYC
$10 Audition Fee
(fee waived if attended both workshops; $5 off if attended one workshop)
Please send your resume, headshot and performance reel (if available) to firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot. Please indicate workshops you will attend. You will receive an email with audition time slot.
Photos: (clockwise from Top Right: Company in Korhan Basaran's Untitled, Photo: PeiJu Chien-Pott; Marina Bilterijst and Daniel Mont-eton in Samuel Pott's Six Chansons, photo: Megan Maloy; Fana Tesfagiorgis and Samuel Pott in Jersey City Nutcracer, photo: PeiJu Chien-Pott; Myssi Robinson and Jen Paul Jr. in Pedro Ruiz's Danzon, photo: Chi Modu; Elena Valls in Samuel Pott's Scarabs, photo Terry Lin; Harumi Elders & Company in Samuel Pott's We Acquiescce (photo: Ana Travers)