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MODERN WARRIOR audition notice

Rosie Kay Dance Company Seeks Two Female Dancers:

we are particularly keen to hear from dancers from the BME and Chinese communities but welcome all applicants

RKDC seeks female dancers to perform in our urban/outdoor action piece MODERN WARRIOR. The project will rehearse and rework MODERN WARRIOR before touring to summer festivals in the UK.

Dancers need these qualities:

  • Very fast at learning
  • Good memory for complex material
  • Martial arts/fight experience a bonus but not essential
  • Fit, strong and high stamina levels
  • Good acting ability
  • Team player
  • Willingness and enjoyment of engaging with the public
  • Willingness and enjoyment of performing outdoors

Work contract
Applicants need to be available for all of these dates:
Development week in Birmingham 14-18 May
Tour dates and locations – depending on where you will be travelling from you may need to travel the day before these dates:

  • Brighton Sun 27 May
  • Birmingham Sat 2, Sun 3, Sat 16, Sun 17, Sat 23 & Sun 24 June
  • Watford Sun 1 July
  • Bournemouth Sun 8 July
  • Cheshire Sat 18 & Sun 19 August
  • Salisbury Sun 26 & Mon 27 August

RKDC is unable to sponsor work visas and you must have the legal right to work in the UK.


Date: Friday 9 March 2018

Time: 10:00-16:30

Location: DanceXchange, Level 5, Birmingham Hippodrome, Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4TB

Audition will comprise of:

  • Fitness session and technique class
  • Learning repertoire
  • Improvisation section

Please note we cannot cover costs to attend the audition. We cannot offer an alternative date or online audition.


How to apply

Complete the application form below and upload a head shot and your CV by Friday 2  March at 14:00.