Following the phenomenal success of Shechter II in 2018, Hofesh Shechter Company launches a global search for the next generation of outstanding 18-25-year-old dancers, at the start of their careers, to join our 2020 programme.
Where: London, UK
When: Auditions will be held from Friday 30th August to Sunday 01st September
Deadline for applications: Booking closes on Friday 23rd August. Audition slots are limited and allocated on a first come first served basis.
Shechter II, our award-winning apprentice touring company, provides an 11 month unique paid training and performance programme for 18-25-year-olds to develop their skills as professional dancers within a supportive environment.
Under the direction of renowned choreographer Hofesh Shechter and his artistic team you will gain individual insight into Hofesh’s distinctive choreographic style, advance your experience by working within an acclaimed national and international touring company, inspire young dancers worldwide and through our mentoring, feedback and training programme, enhance your own creativity as a dance artist.
‘the apprenticeship influenced me not only as a dancer but as a person in the way I think, observe, perceive and understand my environment. I feel more equipped as a performer, as a mover for the future. I have more clarity, confidence and understanding of what my body and mind can do’ Natalia Gabrielczyk – Shechter II 2018
‘Like the main company [Shechter’s]… younger dancers look unstoppable, carried along by the rhythm.’ ★★★★ Independent
UK Based Dancers: Friday 30 August
Internationally Based Dancers: Saturday 31 August
Recall: Sunday 1 September
Location: Trinity Laban, Creekside, London, SE8 3DZ
How to apply:
If you wish to attend the audition, please ensure you have read the full information and fulfil the criteria for the scheme before booking.
For full details and to book your audition slot, please download our job pack from https://www.hofesh.co.uk/about-us/opportunities-2/
Costs for participants:
You will be asked to pay a deposit of £10 to guarantee your audition slot. This deposit will be refunded to those who attend their audition.
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