Keshet Repertory Company Auditions

Sunday Jul 20, 2014

4121 Cutler Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110




Lindsay Shettlesworth

Phone: 505-224-9808
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Keshet Dance Company is auditioning for the 2014-2015 season. 1 FT Repertory Company Member and 1 PT Company Apprentice  position available (52-week salaried positions with benefits options, starting August 2014). 1 short term position available (January-May 2015).

Repertory and Apprentice positions include daily company classes, rehearsals, performances, teaching/mentoring, outreach programming and publicity work related to productions and overall organizational activities. Strong foundation in ballet and contemporary required. Additional skills in improvisation, dance education and/or social service/mentorship a plus, but not a requirement.

Qualified candidates must have strong team and leadership skills; must be critical thinkers with adventurous personalities; must have strong wills, thick skins, kind hearts, passion for Keshet’s mission and disciplined work ethic. No settling for mediocrity in both the execution of art and the operations of programming on all levels.

Founded in 1996, Keshet is a contemporary dance company with a high level of social service and community outreach programming. The repertory company resides in the Keshet Center for the Arts in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

To be considered for a position at Keshet, please send in advance a resume and cover letter to addressing the following questions along with any other information you feel is pertinent: What is your background in the required and optional areas? What are you most passionate about? What is the salary range you are seeking? Dancers should additionally plan to attend the audition times listed below.

Auditions will be held July 19th - 20th, 2014  in Albuquerque, New Mexico:

SAT, JULY 19TH, 2:00-6:30PM

2:00-2:45 pm ballet barre
2:45-3:30 pm repertory work
3:30-4:00 pm improvisation


11am-12:30pm ballet class
12:30-1:15pm lunch break
1:15-2:30pm contemporary class
2:30-3:15pm repertory work
3:30-4:00pm improvisation & choreography
4:00-4:45pm discussion 

Keshet Dance Company @ Keshet Center for the Arts

4121 Cutler Ave NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110