Conteur Academy Toronto Auditions – February 1st, 2014

THE ACADEMY: AUDITION

Conteur is welcoming dancers from all walks of life to audition The Academy – Academic year 2014/2015.

Conteur’s 2 year post-secondary contemporary training program – The Academy – is auditioning in its home city of Toronto, ON for the 2014/2015 Academic Year. Open to students who are graduates of high school, and interested in pursuing a career in the professional dance industry.                                                                                             

The Academy Overview:

A 2 year training program, The Academy aims to enhance the skills of an already accomplished practitioner with exposure to contemporary, jazz, modern, ballet, floor barre, pilates, yoga and other specialties of dance and body training. Students are offered a unique program in which to develop their expertise and assist in building their portfolio needed for pursuing a professional career in the industry. A 30-hour week of technical training is provided and includes participation in the Conteur repertoire class. A tuition fee schedule and details of the curriculum will be made available to those successful candidates who qualify for the program. 

 

30 hours a week of technical training.

          Conteur repertoire class available to students as well.

          At the end of the program – Conteur students will receive a certificate of completion and have opportunities to perform at annual performances as part of the programs intensive. Students will also have an opportunity to audition for the professional Conteur Company.

CRITERIA:

          Strong technique training in ballet (syllabus not specified)

          Versatility in movement in contemporary and modern training

          Minimum of 5 years of technical training

          Superior talent and overall versatility

          Aspiring professionals in the arts and dance industry

AUDITION DATES:
TORONTO, ON      

FEBRUARY 1st, 2014
The Extension Room
30 Sackville Avenue
(King Streetcar – Trinity Stop)

3:00pm Registration
3:30pm Audition
Please bring headshot and resume, come ready to dance.
Fitted clothing only. Come prepared to do ballet and contemporary. Be prepared to do a solo of your choice. Letter of recommendation/reference is preferred, but not mandatory.

Please email: Auditions@conteurdance.com to pre-register for the audition, and receive the necessary forms prior to the day of the audition.