Sydney Dance Company’s Pre-Professional Year provides a unique opportunity for aspiring professional dancers to experience full-time training with Sydney Dance Company. Driven by Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela, Sydney Dance Company is at the forefront of contemporary dance in Australia and internationally. Being amongst this professional environment on a daily basis enables young dancers to cultivate an inquisitive mind and sophisticated movement. Dancers work with up to 35 national and international guest choreographers each year including Sydney Dance Company’s Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela, leading independent artists Kristina Chan, Dean Walsh, Natalie Ayton, Kay Armstrong, Narelle Benjamin and many more.
Applicants need to be turning at least 18 – 24 years of age in 2019 and demonstrate competency in classical and contemporary dance technique. It is favoured that the dancer has a desire to contribute to collaborative processes and choreographic developments. Applications are open to Australian and New Zealand residents.
Applications close Monday 27 August. Shortlisted applicants are invited to audition on Monday 17 September.
Visit the website for more information: https://www.sydneydancecompany.com/classes-and-courses/ppy.