June 04, 2017

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 Asiand, and Middle Eastern performers. All artists will be paid professional CADA rates.

1:30-2:00 PM (sign in and self-directed warm-up)
2:00pm-4:30 PM (audition)

Daniels Spectrum Studios
585 Dundas St East #130

Registration is required. Please submit a headshot and CV to Roshanak Jaberi at with the subject heading “Audition”

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

Rehearsal Dates
All rehearsals will take place 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

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 skills e.g. if you speak a different language, if you sing, etc.)

*1 min max, movement and text can be integrated or separate

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