Noumenon Dance Ensemble Featured Resident Choreographer 2019-2020 Season

End Date
Jun 30, 2019
Each year, Noumenon Dance Ensemble selects up to 2 developing choreographers to join the company for the season as Featured Resident Choreographers. This program works as a sponsorship by NDE to give developing choreographers the opportunity, resources, and inspiration needed to create work and gain traction in producing repertoire on professional companies. NDE seeks to promote non-binary, trans, and women in the arts. Work set on the company must be built for a fit the dancers.

These choreographers receive:

  • The opportunity to set up to 2 pieces of new work on NDE during the season.

  • Coaching and feedback on choreography and process

  • Costuming, lighting, and performances of the work in NDE produced shows for the season, with potential for more performances of work in seasons to come.

  • High quality video footage and photos of completed repertoire.

  • Access to NDE dancers (based on availability) for festival submissions and extra performances of the works. *Choreography by artist will need to be featuring NDE in recognition*

  • NDE paid submissions of performed work for festivals throughout the season

  • Recognition on website including links to personal site, headshot, and bio.

  • Recognition throughout process on social media.

  • ½ page in program for bio and headshot at NDE produced shows within the contracted season.

  • Opportunity for paid work in following seasons.

  • Partnership announcement upon signing on all social media platforms.



For submission:
  • Resume

  • Short (no more than 1 page doublespaced) expression of interest. Including how you plan to benefit from the experience and what types of work you would most like to create.

  • Links to your movement: This can be anything from work previously created to a recording of yourself, or other dancers, moving in your astethic. 


Scheduling: Noumenon Dance Ensemble will work with choreographers to find a schedule for setting of work. Typical rehearsal days at Noumenon Dance Ensemble are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-9PM.


Summissions due by June 30th, 2019. Recipients to be notified by July 15th, 2019. 


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