Martha Graham Dance Company is hosting auditions for male and female dancers:
AUDITION FOR MALE AND FEMALE DANCERS
April 12 – 12:00pm-6:00pm
(Registration starts at 11:00am on April 12)
APRIL 13 – Call backs: 12:00PM-5:00pm
Martha Graham Studio Theater
Westbeth, 55 Bethune Street, 11TH Floor
New York, NY 10014
The Martha Graham Dance Company is seeking strong dancers with a broad range of current performance techniques as well as the Graham Technique. The Company guarantees 26-30 weeks of work per year to its core group of dancers. Dancers of the Graham Company are members of the American Guild of Musical Artists AFL-CIO.
You must register to guarantee a place at the audition.
INITIAL WORK PERIOD: Dancers must be available for rehearsals beginning as early as May 2014. Further work with the Company is contingent on the initial work period. Dancers must be performance-ready and available immediately for international travel with no passport or visa restrictions to perform in the US or abroad.
Registration Fee: $25
- Registration fee is not required for current members of AGMA
- Registration fee is not required for participants in the Pre-Audition Workshop on April 11
- Registration fee is not refundable
We must receive the registration fee before April 10 in order to guarantee a space at the audition. Admission at the door will be limited to space availability.
AGMA Members: Please register directly via email, by contacting Tadej Brdnik at tbrdnik@marthagraham.
For additional information contact Tadej Brdnik: tbrdnik@marthagraham.
WOMEN: Hiring women at AGMA apprentice level or level appropriate to experience.
Must be experienced in a range of current dance techniques as well as advanced Martha Graham Technique.
- Must be available for rehearsals in March, 2013 and for international travel with no passport or visa restrictions.
Dancers should arrive warmed-up, hair tied back completely, in dancewear without baggy warm-up clothes. Make-up is recommended. Bring a photo with resume, email address and contact numbers.
MEN: Hiring men at AGMA apprentice level or level appropriate to experience.
Height: 5’11” or taller.
- Must be experienced in a range of current dance techniques as well as have some experience in the Martha Graham Technique.
- Must be available for rehearsals beginning March 2013 and for international travel with no passport or visa restrictions.
All dancers should be warmed-up, with long hair tied back and in dance wear without baggy warm-up clothes.
All dancers must bring an additional photo with resume, email address and contact numbers to the audition.
For more info on the Martha Graham Dance Company 2014 Pre-Audition Workshop, visit marthagraham.org/
On April 12, we will offer a Technique Class from 9:30 – 11:00am for $15.
Photo: (top) Martha Graham Dance Company in The Rite of Spring; Photo by Sinru Ku; (bottom) Lloyd Mayor in Echo; Photo by COSTAS.