Jant-Bi II

Call for dancers residing in Senegal


Ecole des Sables is looking for 10 young versatile dancers between 20 and 25 years old with 3 years of regular or continuous training.

The dancers must have a passion for choreographic exploration and research, be at ease with improvisation and a desire to use their art for creative work.

The selected dancers will be invited to join a 3-week laboratory at the Ecole des Sables, led by co-Artistic Directors and choreographers Alesandra Seutin and Wesley Ruzibiza.

At the end of this residency period, if selected, the dancers will have the opportunity to join Jant-Bi II*, to continue their development and the possibility of future projects, creation and national touring.

*Junior Company Jant-Bi Company | Germaine Acogny

How to apply? Please send your application to candidature@ecoledessables.org before 27 November with the following information:

– 1 passport photograph,
– 1 dance photo,
– 1 CV,
– a motivational video, where you talk about your vision of dance and your aspirations as a dancer (maximum 3 min), and
– a video link (of your dance/movement style) not exceeding 3 minutes. Please post your video on YouTube or Vimeo. Put ONLY ONE link.

Only files containing all the elements will be taken into account.
Candidates selected for an audition will be notified by email.

Please indicate in the subject line – Jant-Bi II hearing. The selected dancers will be invited to a 3-week residency at Ecole des Sables in 2021..

N.B : Participants will be provided with board and lodging for the duration of the residence and partial coverage of their transportation will be considered.

We would like to thank all the applicants. We will soon contact you in case you are selected!

Applications are now closed.

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