Description

Holstebro Dance Company, formerly known as Black Box Dance company, is seeking professional dance artists for company contracts for the season of 2022-2023.

Production Info

Contract periods:
July 25, 2022 – Nov 30, 2022
Jan 16, 2023 – Jun 18, 2023

With a base in Holstebro, Denmark, Holstebro Dance Company puts the thoughts and feelings of today in motion. Through dance, we create moving and inspiring choreographic experiences and dance performances. The company aims to be relevant to our times in both choice of theme, approach, and practice.

The company is the third largest in Denmark and only one located outside the greater Copenhagen region. The company consists of professional dance artists in the beginning of their careers who stay with company for approximately 2-3 years.

The company tours with a variety of performances, consisting of small, large, youth, adult, new creation, and repertoire pieces etc., both nationally and internationally. Under the artistic direction of Marie Brolin-Tani and David Cornelius Price, the company has, since its birth in 2013, gained great momentum and success and is continuously expanding.

Previous and current choreographers include; Tim Rushton, Jason Mabana, Stephanie Thomasen, Ben Wright, Alessandro Sousa Pereira, Jung In Lee, Mari Carasco, Jacob Stage and Edhem Jesenkovic, Thomas Bentin etc.

In the coming season the company will among other be working with choreographers Dolly Sfeir and Gunilla Lind in a double bill based on the music by the artist Björk. The company will also be working with Aarhus Theater for various productions.

Compensation/Fee

This is a paid opportunity. Contracts includes salary in accordance with union regulation as well as pension, holiday pay, housing, and transportation.

Requirements

We are looking for passionate, versatile dance artists with a strong physicality, high level of technic and composition-improvisation skills, as well as an exceptional stage presence, artistry, and theatricality. We greatly appreciate individuals who are dedicated, creative, curious, courageous, responsible, empathetic, and good colleagues and who enjoy artistic challenges, dynamic work process and a variation in production types.

There are no specifications to gender or age, nor are there any requirements to amount of previous work experience. But you must have completed your professional training upon start of contract.

Holstebro Dance Company thrives to be an equal opportunities employer and hence encourages and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.