MorDance Audition

 
 

January 22nd, 2017 from 2-5pm

At Peridance 

126 East 13th Street New York, NY 10003

 

Please come with resume and headshot. Audition will consist of ballet class and company repertory.  Woman please bring pointe shoes and heels.  Pre-registration is appreciated please email info@mordance.org with resume and headshot. 

MorDance is looking for male and female dancers to join us for upcoming projects leading up to and through our 2017-18 season.  Dancers must have strong classical technique, be excellent movers, and demonstrate strong contemporary abilities. Woman must have exceptional pointe work and gentleman must be strong partners. The company is looking for versatile dancers who are quick learners and enjoy the creative process.  MorDance is actively involved in several outreach programs that would involve all company dancers. The company will also be traveling to the Silo at Kirkland Farm for a week long residency this winter.  Additional projects to be announced in the coming weeks.  

Morgan McEwen, ballerina turned artistic director, launched MorDance in January of 2013. MorDance was the 2016 resident dance company of Manhattan’s Sheen Center. MorDance explores the use of athleticism in its aim to modernize and innovate while honoring the grace and beauty of classical ballet. MorDance premiered at Manhattan Movement and Arts center on May 3rd, 2013. The company has been invited to perform at numerous festivals, including Dance at Socrates, Counterpointe Project, and Sounds of the City. In 2014, MorDance helped The Sheen Center open their doors by being the first company to perform in their brand new black box theater. The company has also been granted space residencies at The Silo at Kirkland Farm and Mana Contemporary. Artistic Director, Morgan McEwen has recently been commissioned to create new works by Eglevsky Ballet and Columbia Ballet Collaboritve.