(Image: Tanzmainz - 'Freiheit' by Guy Weizman & Roni Haver © Andreas Etters)
We are delighted to announce the full list of companies participating in our Professional Placement Scheme (PPS) in 2022/23.
Applications are now open to join the scheme. Undertake extensive professional development and refine your performance skills, as a member of an established professional dance company:
Tanzmainz* - Germany (apply by Sunday 28 November 2021)
Holstebro Dance Company* - Denmark
Motionhouse (early July start)
Shobana Jeyasingh Dance (mid-June start)
This postgraduate pathway is open to graduates of two/three year dance training programmes at higher education level, who would therefore usually be 21+ years of age, or to dance artists with some professional experience.
Applications close at midnight, Monday 10 January 2022
Please note: those who are interested in a placement with Tanzmainz must apply by the earlier deadline of Sunday 28 November 2021.
STAGE 1 – IN PERSON auditions will take place on:
Due to Visa restrictions, students outside the UK are only eligible to apply for a placement with Phoenix Dance Theatre in Leeds.
*UK applicants will need a Visa for placements with Tanzmainz and Holstebro Dance Company. Students will need to prove they have funds to cover living costs for 8 months (approximately £3000 or €3,500) prior to application for a visa and acceptance of a place on the programme. Students also need to be double vaccinated before travel.