Re: Cirque de Soleil Posted by operabob 10/22/2004 11:23:00 PM
Role: ELDERLY COUPLE OF DANCERS or ACROBATS / ELDERLY COUPLE PRESENTING A VARIETY OR CIRCUS ACT Breakdown Role: Elderly couple of dancers or acrobats, or elderly couple performing a circus or variety act Production: Zumanity Location: Las Vegas, at the New York-New York Hotel and Casino Auditions: By invitation Deadline for submissions: As quickly as possible
Cirque du Soleil presents multidisciplinary shows combining circus arts, acrobatics, music, singing, dance, and theatre. The Cirque du Soleil productions Saltimbanco, Alegría, Quidam, Dralion and Varekai are touring shows, whereas Mystère , “O” and Zumanity (in Las Vegas) and La Nouba (in Orlando) are resident shows.
The show: Zumanity is both a thrilling exploration of the mysterious forces from which desire emerges and an ode to human diversity. In the intimate setting of a unique theatre, artists of singular beauty bewitch the audience with an original show that brings together fashion, theatre, music, dance and circus arts, as they openly reveal their personalities and celebrate their sensuality throughout the show.
For further details about the show, visit www.zumanity.com.
Role requirements: Role: We are seeking an elderly couple of experienced dancers, specializing in international dance, ballroom dance, acrobatic rock-and-roll or any other dynamic sort of dance, or acrobats, or an elderly couple who perform a variety or circus act. Character's age: 60 years or over. Excellent physical condition. Solid stage experience.
Submission instructions: We invite you to send your complete file by email if possible, including specifically: a resumé (including weight, height, date of birth, complete contact information, years and locations of training, and years and locations of professional experience); your availability for 2004 and 2005; one or more photos. a video showing several acts or dances during shows or in rehearsal; present three or four pieces of varied styles and rhythms. Please send clear images where we can identify you easily. A short presentation to the camera by each partner would be appreciated.
If interested, please call us!
We will give you more details on the submission instructions.