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2019-20 A-WOL Auditions

  • a-wol dance collective 513 Northeast Schuyler Street Portland, OR, 97212 United States (map)

Looking for Aerialists, Dancers, Acrobats, and Passionate Artists!

Positions we are hoping to fill: A-WOL Dance Collective's Training Company (FlyCo.) for the 2019/20 season.

Audition: Sunday, April 14, 9:30am-12pm
(Doors open at 9am)

FlyCo is a one-year tuition based performance and technique intensive training from mid-Septmeber 2019 through the end of July 2020. Training company members are expected to commit to 10-15 hours per week training under the guidance of three dedicated versatile coaches and a variety of guest instructors. Members of this training company will leave with experience in solo act creation, production creation and an overall broader understanding of the aerial dance and contemporary circus industry.

Prerequisites-
We do not hold firm to these as we look at the whole person when bringing people into this program however this is a general guide: Intermediate/Advanced skill set in two of the following: Dance, Aerial, Gymnastics, Acrobatics, Contortion, Martial Arts, Physical Theater.
Technical aerial skill set: Climbs, hipkey, foot locks, pull-ups, pull overs, meathooks, invert

What to bring:
Resume & Headshot
Appropriate attire (form fitting) for dance, aerial fabric and trapeze

Spring Audition: Sunday, April 14, 9:30am-12pm
(Doors open at 9am)

There will be a second chance to audition for FlyCo, as well as an audition for A-WOL Dance Company and Guest Artists on Monday, August 12, 2019 Time TBD

Callbacks: By appointment
(have personal aerial or dance choreography to demonstrate if auditioning for professional company)

Questions?
email: alicia@awoldance.org

FlyCo is a one-year tuition based performance and technique intensive training from mid-September 2019 through the end of July 2020. Training company members are expected to commit to 10-15 hours per week training under the guidance of 3 dedicated versatile coaches and a variety of guest instructors! Members of this training company will leave with experience in solo act creation, production creation and an overall broader understanding of the aerial dance and contemporary circus industry. 

Prerequisites- 
We do not hold firm to these as we look at the whole person when bringing people into this program however this is a general guide. 
Intermediate/Advanced skill set in two of the following: Dance, Aerial, Gymnastics, Acrobatics, Contortion, Martial Arts, Physical Theater
Technical aerial skill set- Climbs, hipkey, foot locks, pull-ups, pull overs, meathooks, invert
 

Earlier Event: March 30
Left of Center
Later Event: May 3
2019 Student Showcase