Natasha Poon Woo is in the foreground, dancing on pointe, with Morgan-Paige Melbourne in the background at the Bosendorfer piano

Audition call for dancers

We’re casting four dancers for our upcoming world premiere, R.U.R. A Torrent of Light

Registration deadline August 31

Audition Date: September 2nd, 1:30 pm 
Audition Location: TDT Winchester Theatre

  • Theatre will open at 12:30pm for registration and warm up
  • ALL auditionees must be fully vaccinated

We’re seeking dancers representing a diverse mix of gender expressions and identities, racial identities, body shapes, and dance histories. The primary dance language will be contemporary, with opportunities for highlighting specific skills or styles, with an emphasis on embodiment and storytelling through movement. 

Choreographers: Jaime Martino & Rodney Diverlus
The Show: R.U.R. A Torrent of Light tells a near-future story of the burgeoning consciousness of AI, raising questions of humanity, technology, and who we believe ourselves to be. 

Workshop/Rehearsal Dates:

  • Workshop: December 6 – 18, 2021
  • Workshop: February 21 – 26, 2022
  • Rehearsal dates: May 2 – 22, 2022
  • Performance dates: May 24 – June 5, 2022

All contracts are CAEA contracts with a fee of $1100/week.

Audition Structure:

  • Short combo 
  • Embodiment exercise
  • Special skills/show us your talent

All auditionees must sign up here by August 31 for contact tracing and capacity purposes. Auditions will take place across 2 sessions. We’ll email you with your assigned session.