LINK Audition Festival

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Utah’s newest career development & all-inclusive audition resource for dancers & choreographers

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What is Link?

  • 15 Dance companies and projects from across the region
  • 12 Emerging choreographers from across the country
  • 54 hours of rehearsal and training
  • Auditions with 15 companies or projects looking to hire
  • 6 days of 3-hour workshops with choreographers
  • 15 morning classes (ie: ballet, contemporary, Gaga, partnering, etc)
  • 1 professional seminar
  • 2 evenings of performances 
  • 20 stage works
  • 2 Installations
  • Chance to submit work for feedback
  • 200+ invited guests including Presenters, Agents, Managers, Artistic Directors, Teachers, Choreographers, and Dancers from companies across the region

May 18-23, 2020

AUDITION FOR COMPANIES ACROSS THE NATION

Housing option available until April 1
Registration closes May 1

Location: Marriott Center for Dance, University of Utah

LINK aids the professional dancer at the various stages of their career by developing skills, broadening career opportunities, and increasing exposure.

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Events

Auditions

15 dance company directors, including SALT, will be watching classes throughout the week to audition dancers for their company and/or projects. See list of companies and projects below.

Classes

Each morning dance classes will be offered in a variety of styles for participants. See schedule below.

Networking

LINK participants start the week by joining us for an opening social! This is a great opportunity to get to know the fellow dancers, choreographers and company directors participating in the LINK Festival. 

Festival participants can sign up to join Dine-arounds to go on networking dinners.

To conclude the festival, there will be a closing social on the studio balcony of the Marriott Center after the show.

Seminar

Lunch seminars will be given on navigating the world of concert dance.

New Works Concert

Each invited choreographer will be create an original work on a group of 10-15 dancers. Each dancer will work with 2 different choreographers, for 2 hours each day. These works will be presented in the Saturday evening concert. Throughout this process the dancers experience various artistic approaches and choreographic processes.

SAMPLE Schedule

On Campus Housing

Registration Deadline for on campus housing is APRIL 1st, 2019

Check in:  Sunday May 17, 2020
Check out: Sunday May 24, 2020

$40 a night
*There will be a form to fill out upon registration

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Price

Full LINK Festival Admission (includes all events Mon-Sat) $600
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION (before January 1, 2020) $500
[REGISTRATION CLOSES MAY 1ST]

**NO REFUNDS**

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2019 Guest Companies

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And MORE…

2019 Emerging Choreographers

Amy Gunter Lolofie

Ching Ching Wong

Eldon Johnson

Eric Handman

James Gregg

Joni Tuttle

Kathryn Florez

Sharlee Peay

Roderick George

Jason Cianciulli
&
Kiley Dolaway

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