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Footnote Company Dancer

Job details

Footnote New Zealand Dance
16 Oct 2019
Work type
Full time employment, Contract
Work classification
Performing Arts


Join our Footnote whānau! Footnote New Zealand Dance is excited to announce that the company is seeking expressions of interest for the position of full-time professional dancer for 2020. Based in Wellington, contracts will run from 13th January to 15th November 2020 (inclusive) and encompass two development and performance/touring phases, schools programmes, festival and gallery performances and professional development opportunities (including Choreolab 2020 and Footnote’s Intensive).

If you would like to be considered for the position, please complete an expression of interest form (link below), upload your current CV, and provide a link to a video that showcases your solo movement. This should be no more than 2 minutes long and recorded in a studio setting.

Expression of Interest Form

Questions about Footnote New Zealand Dance or our 2020 programme can be directed to General Manager Richard Aindow at richard@footnote.org.nz or Artistic Liaison Anita Hunziker at anita@footnote.org.nz.

Please note that applicants should have graduated from a tertiary contemporary dance programme by 31 December to be eligible (unless they can demonstrate significant industry experience). Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand for the whole of 2020 to be considered for this position. Footnote New Zealand Dance is an equal opportunities employer.

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Footnote New Zealand Dance

3 Oct 2019

As New Zealand’s longest running contemporary dance company, Footnote has been at the forefront of the contemporary dance in New Zealand for over 30 years.