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Audition: Pathways Seeks Dancers

PUSH Dance Company (PUSH) seeks Dancers for Pathways Audition

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PUSH Dance Company is offering dancers ages 18-26 a unique performance-opportunity called, Pathways during their residency at Bayview Opera House in San Francisco. This program is open to dancers of all styles/genres and is provided by PUSH and BVOH. Dancers must be available to rehearse and take part in all career coaching, marketing and technology tools activities. A stipend of $500 per participant is provided upon completion of the program. A Call-back audition is set for March 18th. Dancers will be asked to perform materials from Raissa Simpson’s Codelining 2.0 and must have the ability to collaborate with others.

All Candidates must pre-register by sending a resume and headshot no later than Friday, February 15th to info@pushdance.org, Subject line: Pathways

Requirements consist of:

Rehearsals 10:00am-2:00pm Mondays and Wednesdays

March *18, 20, 25, 27

April 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22

Tech Week 6:00pm-10:00pm Wed-Thurs, April 24-25
All rehearsals are at Bayview Opera House *Call-back


8pm Friday Evening, April 26

2pm Saturday Matinee, April 27

Raissa Simpson’s PUSH Dance Company enters into its second residency and partnership with Bayview Opera House. Last year’s project also titled Codelining was commissioned to combine dance and new technology. Currently, the work will be incubated at BVOH and in Colorado June 2019. Artists will take part in Simpson’s neighborhood process tailored towards bridging the gap between arts & communities. To learn more about PUSH, visit pushdance.org.