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ENDED: CALL OUT FOR YOUNG DANCERS

CALL OUT FOR YOUNG DANCERS

Four Day Residency and Performance Opportunity for Autumn 2015 with Critically Acclaimed National Touring Dance Company ACE Dance and Music in Gloucester 

Their work is bold, exciting and music driven and they have an excellent track record of creating astonishing work with young dancers.

This is a call out for up to 20 passionate and enthusiastic young Gloucester performers to join us for a residency with Birmingham based ACE Dance and Music leading to a performance at the Strike A Light Festival on Thursday 8 October, 7:30pm at Gloucester Guildhall.

Who can apply?

If you are between the ages of 14 and 25 and love dance then you can apply. You don’t need to be trained but you do need to want to do it.

What’s the style?

ACE Dance and Music is a comtemporary dance company. Their house style is rooted in African but is a fusion of modern styles. The company is legendary in the field of Afro-fusion and their current show MANA: THE POWER WITHIN even includes a touch of martial arts and flamenco. This project will let you have a taste of their style in action.

How much does it cost?

It’s only £5. This covers the four days residency and a ticket to the show. It’s really important to us that finance is no barrier to anyone. If £5 is a problem and you want to participate, please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate you.

When do I need to be available?

Rehearsals will take place on:
Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 September, and
Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 October
11am – 4pm, Venue TBC, Gloucester.
You need to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the session to warm up.You must be available for rehearsal and performance on Thursday 8 October from 4:30pm at the Gloucester Guildhall, Gloucester.
YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ATTEND ALL SESSIONS TO TAKE PART.

How to apply:

please send an email to emmajane@strikealightfestival.org.uk
including your name, contact details, if you are connected to a dance group and a few lines about why you want to be part of this amazing company.
This project Is supported by Gloucester City Council.