Male dancer audition for a role in the production of The Merry Widow

31 August 2022, 1:00
Male dancer audition for a role in the production of The Merry Widow

The Janáček Opera Company of the National Theatre Brno is calling an audition for a dancer for a role in the preparation of Franz Lehár’s operetta The Merry Widow. The NTB will be staging the operetta directed by Magdalena Švecová and Martin Pacek, who will also be doing the choreography.

The Merry Widow will be premiered at the Janáček Theatre on 3 February 2023. The audition will take place on 9 September 2022 from 3:00 pm on the rehearsal stage at the Janáček Theatre.

The staging requirements are as follows:

- we are looking for strong and attractive men who, apart from dancing, are not afraid of expressing humour and exaggeration, showing some acrobatic skills

- 6 performances in season 2022-2023, the performance remains in the repertoire of the Janáček Opera

- rehearsals will take place from 12 December 2022 – 2 February 2023

Participants will be able to register from 2:30 pm on the rehearsal stage at the Janáček Theatre. Send your CVs with a photograph (portrait size + whole body) by Wednesday, 7 September 2022 to: mrkvl@centrum.cz (Vladimír Mrkvička, Casting Director at the NTB). Tel.: 778 481 773. Bring your exercise/dance attire and shoes.

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