The Winter Workshop is now at capacity. We are still accepting applications for the waitlist.
Bring in the new year dancing with BODYTRAFFIC! This workshop is designed for advanced and professional dancers age 16 and over. Each day consists of technique, repertory, and the creative process.
BODYTRAFFIC seeks versatile, experienced dancers with exceptional ballet technique, partnering, and improvisation skills for future opportunities. Candidates will work closely with BODYTRAFFIC Co-Artistic Director Lillian Barbeito and company members Monday through Friday. Select dancers who are eligible for employment will be invited to a callback on Saturday, January 4 from 10am-4pm. Dancers will be notified on or before Friday, January 3rd of their callback status.
Monday, December 30 – Friday, January 3 (Callback January 4)
9:30-11:30am- Countertechnique or Progressive Ballet with Lillian Barbeito
11:30am-1:30pm- BODYTRAFFIC Repertory with Haley Heckethorne
2:30-5:00pm- Creative Session with Jamal White
TO APPLY FOR WORKSHOP
Step 1: Request Paypal invoice to process $30 application fee: Skye@bodytraffic.com
Step 2: Submit $30 application via Paypal
Step 3: Email VIDEO statement of interest (talk to the camera and please clarify if you would like to have the workshop serve as an audition) along with supporting materials such as headshot, body shot, resume, biography, and video links to: Lillian@bodytraffic.com. Video length and content is not specified, indicating how the applicant would like to be perceived.
There is no deadline for submissions. Applications will be accepted until the Winter Workshop/Audition is at capacity. We will post on our website when it is full and we are no longer accepting applications.
$200 | Selected participants are required to submit a non-refundable security deposit in order to hold their space.
EARLY ENROLLMENT DISCOUNT
Dancers who apply and are selected to participate in the entire program will receive a $100 discount if tuition is paid in full on or before November 15, 2019.
Full-tuition and partial-tuition scholarships are available for exceptional contemporary dancers between the ages of 16 and 26. To be considered for a scholarship, send the following along with your application: video statement of financial need, proof of age, and 2 letters of recommendation. Scholarship applications are due on or before December 1, 2019. Scholarship applicants will be notified of financial aid status on or before December 7, 2019.
INTERN | WORK-STUDY POSITION
We are offering one intern/work-study position. A responsible dancer who has a good camera, ability to upload photos daily, clean driving record, up-to-date vehicle registration and insurance with a comfortable, reliable car can participate in the Winter Workshop in exchange for services. Responsibilities include transporting artists, light cleaning duties, and doing miscellaneous tasks including photography. Due to the nature of this position, the selected intern/work-study person may miss some of the workshop and/or have truncated breaks. To apply for the intern/work-study position, please send application materials and video introduction that states why you are interested in this particular opportunity.
A Welcome Packet will be emailed to all registered participants at the beginning of December.
Participants are responsible for their own accommodations during the Winter Workshop. A comprehensive list of housing resources is included in the Welcome Packet and available upon request.