Auditions for Dancers

Posted on May 25, 2021

Want to join HUMANHOOD company? Apply to audition this summer! 

We are looking for professional and internships contemporary dancers who are passionate about HUMANHOOD’s work and want to dive deep into Julia Robert and Rudi Cole’s creative practice. We have lots of exciting projects coming up, including the creation and international tour of our new piece, ∞ [Infinit], and are gathering a team of committed and highly-skilled individuals to be part of the company long term projection. 

Audition dates:

Please choose to attend one of our two auditions: 

  • Birmingham: 23-25 July 2021
  • Barcelona: 6-8 August 2021

Dates of the engagement:

You must be exclusively available for the work dates below, which include but are not limited to the R&D, rehearsals and international tour of ∞ [Infinit], as well as learning the company repertoire. More dates will be added from the Autumn 2022 onwards. 

  • 9 August – 27 August 2021 (Barcelona, selected dancers)
  • 1 November – 17 December 2021 (Birmingham)
  • 7 February – 22 July 2022 (Barcelona and international tour)

Please only apply if you can commit to the full three audition dates in your selected city and all the work dates specified above. 

Person specification:

  • You must be 18+ at the time of the audition 
  • Committed person 
  • High skills in musicality and rhythm
  • Friendly, open minded and focused
  • Matured mind and a childish heart
  • Ready to expand one’s limits both mental and physical
  • Going always beyond what is asked of her/him
  • Capacity to listen both within and without
  • Cooperative and kind with oneself and others
  • Intuitive and extraordinary performance presence
  • Humble, always ready to learn
  • Ready to step into Greatness

Application steps and deadlines: 

  • The online applications close at 23:59 on 2nd July 2021
  • ONLY Successful candidates will be contacted by the 5th July 2021 (at the latest), a confirmation email from successful applicants will be needed stating that they will be attending the audition. 

Please note:

  • Late applications cannot be considered.
  • Unfortunately, no contributions can be made towards any travel required for the audition.
  • Strictly no admission on the day, the audition is invitation only.

Application process:

  • Please fill out this online form with all required information: shorturl.at/kBNP6
  • You will need to submit a CV, headshot and video
  • Your video must:
    • be uploaded on a streaming platform such as YouTube or Vimeo
    • be 2 minutes maximum
    • be well lit and include:
    • >>>>>> One improvisation where you clearly showcase a quality similar to HUMANHOOD: fluid, grounded, soft yet powerful, raw, precise, circular, articulated, playing between rhythmical and continuous.
    • >>>>>> 30sec Repertoire from HUMANHOOD: We invite you to learn the first 30sec movement repertoire performed by the front dancer of the following clip: shorturl.at/qyzHX
    • Check the link above to get also an initial understanding about the quality for the improvisation.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at info@humanhood.net