2017 Company Auditions

Martha Graham Dance Company is hosting Auditions for male and female dancers

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Martha Graham Dance Company will hold Auditions, May 6-7, 2017, following a a Pre-Audition Workshop, May 3-5, 2017. The Company seeks strong dancers with a command of Graham Technique and ballet. Core dancers are guaranteed 30 weeks of work per year, and are members of the American Guild of Musical Artists AFL-CIO.
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For more information about the Pre-Audition Workshop, please click here.

AUDITIONS FOR MALE AND FEMALE DANCERS

Auditions May 6-7, 2017

May 6
 
 
Pre-Audition Class
Registration
Audition
9:30am – 11:00am
11:00am – 12:00am
12:00pm – 6:00pm
May 7 Callbacks 12:00pm – 6:00pm

 
Pre-Audition Workshop May 3-5
 
Martha Graham Studio Theater, Westbeth, 55 Bethune St, 11th Fl, New York, NY 10014

The Martha Graham Dance Company is seeking strong dancers with a broad range of current performance techniques, ballet as well as the Graham Technique. The Company guarantees 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.

NOTE:  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 (non-refundable)

  • Registration fee is not required for current members of AGMA
  • Registration fee is not required for participants in the Pre-Audition Workshop
  • Pre-Register by by 11:59pm on May 5 to guarantee a space at the audition.  Admission at the door will be limited to space availability.

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AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:

WOMEN: Hiring women at AGMA apprentice level or level appropriate to experience.

  • Must be experienced in a range of current dance techniques, ballet as well as have some experience in the Martha Graham Technique.
  • Must be available for rehearsals beginning July 1, 2017 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. Light make-up is recommended.

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, ballet as well as have some experience in the Martha Graham Technique.
  • Must be available for rehearsals beginning July 1, 2017 and for international travel with no passport or visa restrictions.
  • All dancers should be warmed-up, with long hair tied back and in dancewear without baggy warm-up clothes.
AUDITION AND WORKSHOP FEES

Please note: All Audition and Workshop Registration fees are non-refundable.

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AGMA Members: To register, please email Tadej Brdnik at tbrdnik@marthagraham.org

For additional information contact Tadej Brdnik: tbrdnik@marthagraham.org, with subject 2017 AUDITION

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Photos: Xin Ying in Martha Graham’s Satyric Festival Song and Lloyd Mayor in Nacho Duato’s Rust. Photos by Hibbard Nash Photography.