Caitlin Barnett Company is recasting dancers for work Comrades in the Dark.
An exhilirating and visceral portrayal of one man's attempt to maintain his identity, told through poetry, dance and Irish music. Based on the true story of Bobby Sands' hunger strike in 1980s Belfast.
Due to Covid-19 delays, Caitlin Barnett seeks one professional male dancer to join the company for 2021 and 2022 performances of Comrades in the Dark.
What we are looking for:
- Professional, versatile and dynamic performer with strong contemporary technique, able to pick up and adapt to highly physical choreography quickly.
- Empathic dance artist able to embody different characters and respond well to creative tasks.
- An interest in social-politcal issues.
I, Caitlin Barnett am committed to ensuring that my company and the artists I work with represent the world we live in and strongly encourage performers from diverse backgrounds to apply.
Please note that for this project we are only accepting applications from UK residents.
Applicants must be available for the following dates:
Rehearsals: w/c 6th September & w/c 13th September (London)
Performances: 22nd September - 26th September (Belfast)
Performance dates across November 2021 and March 2022
Rates of pay comply with Equity minimum
Audition Date: Tuesday 10th August (ONLINE)
The audition will involve performing two short phases of material that will be sent to applicants in advance, as well as a creative task.
To apply, please send a CV and headshot along with a suitable show reel link to: email@example.com
Attendance is by invitation only.
Application Deadline: Tuesday 20th July 5pm.