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Satellite Company

Satellite Company 

28-31 May 2019, 10:30am-4:30pm

Additional Rehearsals: 3, 10 June 2019 (5pm - 7pm) and 22 June 2019 (10:30am - 12:30pm)

 

We are on the lookout for dancers with amazing enthusiasm and drive in dance to join our new Satellite Company. Dancers will have the opportunity to work with professional
dance choreographer Katie Cambridge to create new work that will be performed at the Step Live Festival at London’s beautiful Southbank Centre and at the Step Companies Performance at Bloomsbury Theatre.

 

Venue: Southbank Centre
Fee: £55
Please note: concessionary places are available; please contact stepintodance@rad.org.uk for more information.

 

Audition information:
Date: Saturday 27 April 2019
Time: 10am-12:30pm
Venue: The Place, 16 Flaxman Terrace, London, WC1H 9AT.
Please remember that the audition process serves a dual purpose, allowing you to gain an insight to the Company as well as providing us with the information that we need to be able to select dancers to join the Company.

 

To apply please complete the application form: https://forms.gle/f28WxgzHPA32o8v77
 The closing date for applications is 12pm on Thursday 25 April 2019 .

 

About the Company:

Satellite Company is a new company for dancers aged between 12-18 years - with the exception of young adults with SEND who can be up to 25 years old. This opportunity is open to students who’s schools are part of the Step into Dance programme. 

 

Criteria for selection:

• We’re looking for dancers with amazing enthusiasm and drive in dance.
• Dancers that are ready to commit to the full project
• Some prior dance experience is necessary, however, we are looking for natural ability, commitment and creativity.

 

As a Step Company Dancer you will:

• Develop skills and ability in your chosen dance technique,
• Work with the best local, national and international professional artists renowned in their own specific dance style,
• Work with an acclaimed choreographer towards a feature length performance,
• Perform throughout the year at various high-profile events in prestigious theatres, and
• Be part of a collective friendly company of like-minded dancers where everyone is supported to grow and develop.

 

 

The Satellite Company Project will be held at the Southbank Centre in central London for 4 full days from 28-31 May 2019. Satellite Company will be focused on contemporary dance and led by Katie Cambridge to create a new work addressing the theme of Cohesion for the Step Live Festival 2019, as well as at the Step Companies Performance.

 

Satellite Company will run as a half term project, with an additional 3 rehearsals for the upcoming performances. All dancers selected for Satellite Company must be able to attend ALL of the rehearsals and the performances. In addition to this, Satellite Company will continue to run regular sessions from September 2019.



Performances 2019:

The Satellite Company will have two performance opportunities:
Step Live Festival at the Southbank Centre on 24th June
Step Companies performance at the Bloomsbury Theatre on 14 July