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Call for dancers with disabilities, Photo © Axis, David De Silva Opportunities Call for dancers with disabilities 11 Jan - 11 Jan Oakland, CA

AXIS Dance Company is seeking highly motivated, open-minded, athletic movers with disabilities interested in joining the team as company dancer and/or dance apprentice.

Must have:

  • Strong Movement, Improvisation, Partnering Skills
  • Stage speaking skills
  • Passion for physically integrated dance
  • Genuine interest in dance education and teaching


Apply Now 

or submit your resume by Saturday, January 5, 2014 to: 

Judith Smith, Artistic Director
AXIS Dance Company
1428 Alice St. Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94612

Audition will be 3-5 hours, running from 11am to 5pm, at 1428 Alice St., Oakland, CA, and consist of a warm up, repertory, improvisation, and partnering, Dancers may be asked back for additional audition or time with the Company.


About the Company
AXIS is a dynamic contemporary dance company comprised of dancers with and without physical disabilities that has been active in the Bay Area (Oakland, CA), nationally and internationally since 1987. Their award winning repertory includes works by internationally renowned choreographers Bill T Jones, David Dorfman, Ann Carlson, Sonya Delwaide, Joe Goode, Alex Ketley, Victoria Marks, Stephen Petronio, Margaret Jenkins and company members.


More information at AXIS Dance Company website

Featured photo: Axis, Davis De Silva