The work will be paid following the standard norms for dance. Travel is not covered.
Looking for 4 female dancers that are familiar with one or all of these styles: afro dance / trap / chicago footwork / new hiphop.
I’m Sanne – musician: I make forward thinking electronic music inspired by hiphop, trap, but also contemporary electronic music and experimental music- and I have created the idea for a concert/performance with dance. This performance will be a mix between contemporary dance and these styles, but for these 4 spots it’s very important that you are totally at home in the styles mentioned above: experience with contemporary dance is not necessary – but being comfortable with/ having an open mind to work with concepts, improvisation and composition is required. There will be a choreographer and one dancer from the contemporary dance scene, this audition call is for the other part of the team that’ll be from the ‘urban’ world.
The vocabulary mixes signature elements from popular dance forms: afrodance, video-dancing (beyonce / trap stuff etc) chicago footwork and also elements from traditional dance forms such as saman dancing (highly pattern- oriented, traditional Indonesian dance). when the rhythms are not in 4/4 (and most often they are not) those familiar movements will need to be adapted or shaped differently to fit the patterns. by zooming in on familiar details,