Urbanity is seeking four Community Ambassadors, Actors, Storytellers with a connection to the South End community to be apart of the annual Fall Dance Crawl in October, 2019 - FACTS: South End Moves.
Performers will escort small audience groups to a variety of locations throughout the South End while sharing rehearsed stories, and facilitating conversations. We are seeking charismatic, energetic, and thoughtful individuals. We encourage folks to apply who may have experience in other languages, a connection to the South End, and an interest in sharing their personal stories.
Dates/times for rehearsals/performances:
Sunday, October 6, 2:00–4:00 p.m.(workshop)
Tuesday, October 22, 5:00–6:00 p.m. (tour the spaces, shadow talking points)
Wednesday, October 23, dress rehearsal, call time one hour before your tour(s) (depending on your assigned slot)
Thursday, October 24–Saturday, October 26, call time one hour before your tour(s) (depending on your assigned slot),
If you have a scheduling conflict or a preferred tour time slot, please note on your application.
All applications welcome!
How To Apply:
To apply, please send a letter of interest to Alex@urbanitydance.org by August 30, 2019. Ambassadors will be selected by September 15, 2019.
September 15, 2019
About this Organization:
Urbanity Dance, a Boston-based nonprofit dance organization, is committed to empowering individuals and strengthening diverse communities through dance. We aim to engage people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, both in their own communities and in our own studio space, by helping them discover the joy of movement. Our wide range of partnerships with schools, health centers, local arts institutions, enrichment camps, and juvenile detention centers allows us to share quality dance experiences with the Boston community.
Urbanity’s professional Company aspires to push the limits of contemporary dance technique, inspiring audiences with its cutting-edge artistry and startling unpredictability. The Company is dedicated to providing provocative, visually arresting and musically stimulating performances for diverse audiences of all ages.
Multi-sensory works spring from collaborations with composers, visual artists, architects, fashion designers, and light designers. Our dancers are lifelong learners chosen for their sharp adaptability, dancing prowess, and creative vision.
The School at Urbanity offers quality contemporary dance training for students of all ages. Our nurturing classroom environment is designed to encourage a generation of lifelong movers and dance enthusiasts. Company dancers and faculty, all from diverse cultural and dance backgrounds, strive to support each student in his/her dance experience. Urbanity strives to help diverse communities explore the expressive possibilities of movement.
Visit the website for Urbanity Dance:http://www.urbanitydance.org