MODERN WARRIOR audition notice

Rosie Kay Dance Company Seeks Two Male Dancers:

  • one performer who self identifies as looking British
  • one performer who self identifies as looking Asian

RKDC seeks male dancers to perform in a special version of our urban/outdoor action piece MODERN WARRIOR. The piece will integrate traditional Chinese dance and processional elements working with members of the Birmingham Chinese Community leading to performances as part of Birmingham’s 2018 Chinese New Year Celebrations.

Dancers need these qualities:

  • Very fast at learning
  • Good memory for complex material
  • Martial arts/fight experience
  • Fit, strong and high stamina levels
  • Good acting ability
  • Team player
  • Willingness and enjoyment of engaging with the public

Work contract

Rehearsals and performances in Birmingham Mon 12 – Sun 18 February inclusive
Five rehearsal days + 1.5 performance days
Travel and accommodation in Birmingham will be provided if required
Fee: £600 + holiday pay = £675

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


Date: Friday 19 January 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 audition online.


How to apply

Complete the application form below and upload a head shot and your CV by Wednesday 10 January at 17:00.