Audition for female dancers at Darren Ellis Dance

Darren Ellis Dance seeks 2/3 female contemporary dancers for a new cross-generational work to be presented at Dance East in Autumn 2011. We are looking for females with the playing ages of: 20-30, 30-45, & 45-Over Darren Ellis Dance (Associate artist at DanceEast and Dance Digital) is a cross art company which aims to work with a variety of collaborators from different artistic fields, bringing the work to new audiences through workshops, performances and choreographic education projects. Recent work can be seen at

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Required: Administrator for StopGAP Dance Company

StopGAP Dance Company is seeking a full-time Administrator with excellent organisational skills to join the dynamic team based in Farnham, Surrey.

StopGAP Dance Company is one of the UK’s leading integrated dance companies, touring a variety of work both nationally and internationally, and delivering a wide range of education and community programmes. StopGAP is seeking a full-time, articulate and organised Administrator to work on an exciting range of touring and education projects. The post is based at the StopGAP office at The Farnham Maltings in Farnham, Surrey. For a full job description, person specification and application form, please contact Closing date for completed applications: Friday 10 June at 5pm Salary: £19,000 – £21,000 per annum, dependent on experience

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Required: 10 Choreographers for The Tree Of Light

The Tree Of Light is a regional large-scale community event celebrating London 2012. The Thames Arts consortium (Windsor Festival, Henley Festival, Ciao and Oxford Inspires) will be delivering a series of spectacular events in the Thames Valley in  June/July next year involving 1200 community performers from around the South East region.

Stewart Collins (Henley Festival Director) is the project’s overall Artistic Director and Charlie Morrissey is The Tree Of Light Lead Choreographer.

Thames Arts would like to recruit 10 choreographers to work with the 40 recruited groups involved in the project.

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National Theatre Wales shortlisted for Gulbenkian award

The largest award for performance in the UK aims to involve local people and produce uncompromisingly high artistic standards. More from the BBC here.

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Another Costume Sale!

Lost Vagueness will be selling off the entire costume contents of the world famous Changing Room (plus an assortment of odd and sundry props) in a pop up shop at 9 Club Row, E1 6JX. From Thursday 19 till Sunday 29 May, midday to 7pm.

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Required: Runner for DV8

DV8 is looking for a runner during rehearsal period. Requirements: sewing skills, basic technical knowledge and positive attitude, would suit 1st or 2nd year technical student. 

16 May for 2 weeks 

Please call Jamie on 07771 857937. 

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Required: Company Stage Manager

Dance Umbrella 2011 Commission – Rosemary Lee, Square Dances

Square Dances, commissioned by Dance Umbrella, will take place in four central London squares performed six times a day on October 8th and 9th. A Company Stage Manager experienced at working with large groups of people from varied backgrounds is required to manage the day-to-day running of the dance company for this major outdoor participatory project including studio and outdoor rehearsal and supervising the project’s stage management team.

10 week contract: 1 June 2011 – 11 October 2011 (60-days flexi-time appointment within this period)

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