June 25-29, 2018
An opportunity to audition for The Dancing Wheels company may be scheduled or attend Dancing Wheels’ Summer Dance Intensive June 25-29, 2018. The Dancing Wheels Company, Cleveland-based and America’s first, professional, physically integrated dance company, now in its 37th anniversary season, seeks to hire qualified male and female dancers with and without disabilities for the 2018-2019 season. The Dancing Wheels Company is a national touring company that works with highly acclaimed choreographers each year. Most recent works include full-length pieces from Donald McKayle, Dianne McIntyre, Nai-Ni Chen, Christopher Fleming, Michael Uthoff, Peter Kalivis, David Rousseve and David Dorfman to name a few. The 12 member ensemble trains together with both stand up and sit down wheelchair dancers in an equitable and accessible environment giving equal opportunity for training and employment for all.
The preferred candidates should be proficient in ballet, modern and partnering. Experience and training required, must be able to work full?time and tour throughout the nation. Pay scale is commensurate with experience; paid holidays and vacation time are included.
For wheelchair dancers, excellent wheelchair mobility required, prior dance experience or willingness to train. Must be able to work full?time and tour throughout the nation.
Where: World Center for Integrated Dance & Arts Access, 3030 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
When: Must be scheduled June 25-29, 2018
Deadline for applications: day of audition
How to apply:
To audition, interested candidates should send a letter of interest, resumé and head shot to Mary Verdi-Fletcher, President/Founding Artistic Director at VFletcher1@aol.com.
Please call (216) 432-0306 for more information and to register in advance for the audition.