Dance Auditions: Cirque du Soliel & Michael Jackson’s Estate looking for Street Dance Crews & Hip Hop Dancers

| March 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

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Cirque du Soleil and Michael Jackson’s estate will be presenting a permanent show directed by Jamie King, based on the music and songs of Michael Jackson. The show is set to open in 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

For this new creation, we are presently seeking street dance crews and hip hop dancers (male and female).

Audition’s will be held in:

Los Angeles: March 15th and 16th, 2012 (callback: March 17th)
Berlin: April 11th and 12th, 2012 (callback: April 13th)
New York: May 11th and 12th, 2012 (callback: May 13th)

Requirements for street dance crews:

All or some of these style elements and a signature style/movement that sets your crew apart
Popping;
Locking;
Strobing;
B-boying
All members of your dance crew must be present at the audition.

Requirements for all dancers:

Be 18 or older;
Varied stage experience;
Good improvisation skills;
Good ability to learn and reproduce a choreography;
Excellent ability to work as part of a team;
Very good physical condition; ability to perform eight to ten shows a week;
No fear of heights.
We are not looking for impersonators.

Prepare the following elements to present at the audition:

Dance crews need to present a prepared act on either a MJ song or a MJ remix;
All dancers will be asked to learn a routine from MJ’s repertoire;
Women, bring high heels as well as your regular dance shoes to the audition.
Register online by uploading the following elements:
Your résumé (with a physical description of yourself, including any special attributes which you believe would be valuable for Cirque, years and locations of training and locations of professional experience);
Two photos: One portrait and one full body shot.
Deadline: Register as soon as possible

REGISTER FOR AUDITIONS HERE www.cirquedusoleil.com

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  1. Jessica says:

    Would love to go see the show after they incorporate the dancers…we shall see!

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