Punchdrunk International is looking for male and female dancers for their current production of Sleep No More in Shanghai. Punchdrunk are pioneers of a game changing form of theatre in which roaming audiences experience epic storytelling inside sensory theatrical worlds. Blending classic texts, physical performance, award-winning design installation and unexpected sites, the company’s infectious format rejects the passive obedience usually expected of audiences. Their performance style requires committed, versatile dancers with very strong improvisation and devising skills.
As an Equal Opportunities Employer, Punchdrunk International welcomes applications from all sectors of the community, regardless of gender, age, race, sexuality or disability and makes appointments based solely on ability to fulfill the duties of the post.
- Should be a dynamic and charismatic performer with strong contact/ partnering skills and an interest in acting and narrative.
- An excellent contemporary dance technique.
- A minimum of 3 years professional experience is essential.
- We are especially keen to meet with dancers who are fluent in Mandarin however this is not essential.
- Please note that successful applicants will be required to pass a physical assessment to be eligible for a China visa.