Dancing Wheel is currently seeking sit-down (wheelchair) dancers for employment in the 2013-2014 season.
Dancing Wheels, now celebrating its 32nd season, works with national and internationally acclaimed choreographers each year. The Company’s diverse repertory includes over 45 works from such esteemed choreographers as Donald McKayle, David Rousseve, Peter Kalivas, Nai-Ni Chen, Robert Wesner, Mark Tomasic, Christopher Fleming and Dianne MacIntyre.
The dance position offers a full 52-week contract, compensation according to experience, paid vacation and an opportunity to travel throughout the USA and abroad (with all expenses paid). Ballet, modern and strength training classes are offered throughout the week for Company members.
The company is seeking strong wheelists either with dance experience or the interest and ability to learn diverse choreography. Candidates for this position must be adept at daily wheelchair mobility and able to navigate well, be a team player and have the interest and ability to educate audiences about disability and dance. Dancers are required to work Monday-Friday 10-3 and travel on tour when necessary.
Auditions will be scheduled on an individual basis. Send resume, headshots and samples of work, if available. Please e-mail Mary Verdi-Fletcher at VFletcher1@aol.com to schedule an audition date.
Audition Location: 3615 Euclid Ave., 3rd Floor, Cleveland, OH 44115
Phone: 216-432-0306 Fax: 216-432-0308