Thursday 9th November 2017, 4:07pm NSCD announces tanzmainz apprenticeship

NSCD  is pleased to announce a new Postgraduate Apprenticeship partnership with internationally-renowned company tanzmainz in Germany. The partnership will allow one successful applicant to be supported and mentored in preparing for the profession whilst undertaking a substantial year-long apprenticeship with the company from August 2018 – June 2019. The placement leads to the award of a Postgraduate Diploma or MA qualification.

Deadline for applications: Thursday 23rd November (noon)

Audition: Saturday 25th November | 9.30am- 5.30pm | NSCD, Leeds

Part of Staatstheater Mainz, tanzmainz is an award-winning contemporary dance company with a rich and varied repertoire. tanzmainz (Director: Honne Dohrmann) works exclusively with international guest choreographers such as Guy Weizman & Roni Haver, Sharon Eyal, Koen Augustijnen, Guy Nader and Maria Campos among others. The company comprises 20 dancers, that have to be versatile, able to perform many choreographic styles and possess improvisation skills.

This is a short notice opportunity open to final year full-time dance students or very recent graduates who consider themselves to be versatile performers with strong ballet and contemporary technique.  Applications close at noon on 23rd November 2017 and the UK shortlisting audition takes place on November 25th at NSCD in Leeds between 9.30am and 5.30pm.

To apply, please email admissions@nscd.ac.uk to express your interest, and submit an online application form by the closing date of 23rd November. To learn more about this and other postgraduate opportunities at NSCD click here.

Please note: to fit with tanzmainz scheduling, this company audition is taking place ahead of the first round of VERVE & PAS auditions (which take place week commencing Monday 15th January).   In your online application please select one of these first round auditions as you will still need to attend one of these to be considered for VERVE and the other PAS companies as standard.

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