If you are interested in dancing for a Modern Dance Company Waterworks is the Dance home for you! We live and perform by our motto “Dance Like You Mean It!” This Company is based upon the principal of using your total body and soul when dancing. We emphasize dance education, training and strong Modern and Ballet technique. At least 2-3 years of prior Ballet and Modern training is recommended but not required.
We will be casting for our 2019-2020 season. We are casting 10 dancers in our Core 1 ensemble and 10 dancers in our Core 2 ensemble. Dancers will be expected to rehearse 3-6 hours every week to prepare for the 2020 show “Iconic.”
• Please be prepared to learn a couple of combinations
• You will be assessed on overall technical abilities and performance including:
- a demonstrated sense of musicality
- a commitment to developing technical skills
- a desire to understand the artistry of movement
- a willingness to enhance ones sense of self discipline
• Come dressed in all black with hair out of face.
• Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the audition to warm up.
• If you have headshots and/or Dance Resume please bring it.
More information can be found here.
You're invited to A Night of Play for Grown-@$$ People!
Acting Up! (with a Twist)
Saturday June 1, 2019, 7:00–10:00pm at Commonwealth Theatre Center, 1123 Payne Street, Louisville
Live Theatre with Surprise Twists!
Balloon Pop Raffle
Food + Cocktails
Twist Dancing Contest
The goal for Acting Up is to have a blast AND raise $20,000 to support need-based financial aid for young people who otherwise wouldn’t be able to take part in Commonwealth Theatre Center's life-changing theatre programs.
Click here for tickets, or if you can’t make it on June 1st you can make a donation that’s matched 100% via ArtsMatch!
Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” Spamalot retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features a bevy of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. Did we mention the bevy of beautiful show girls? The 2005 Broadway production won three Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
Perfomrances are May 9th thru 26th. More information can be found here.
Squallis Puppeteers present Puppet Hero Prom - 16th Annual Fundraiser
Saturday- February 9th, 2019. 6:00 - 11:00pm, Highlands Community Campus, 1228 E. Breckinridge St., Louisville, KY 40204
Live Puppet Happenings, Live music by Juanita, Live puppet DJs and Dance Party, Free Activities. Sliding scale admission price $10 - $25
Please join Squallis Puppeteers on Saturday, February 9th, 2019 for our 16th annual fundraising bash: Puppet Hero Prom. Dress up in prom attire or come as your favorite hero, real or imagined. Imagine hitting the dance floor with Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Spiderman! Guest puppet DJs will keep the party bouncing until Juanita hits the stage for a live performance. Expect puppet happenings and plenty of photo ops all night long. Free crafts and puppet-making workshop for kids and adults included in the price of admission. Food and cash bar provided by Wiltshire Pantry. There is something for everyone at this fun-fun-loving bash, so come join in and help support a good cause. This event is sponsored by Brown-Forman, Fund for the Arts, Kentucky Arts Council, Wiltshire Pantry, and The Great Escape.
Mission Statement: Squallis Puppeteers uses the art of puppetry to free imaginations, create fantastic characters, and tell the stories that are important to our communities. More information can be found at this link!
The Actors Center for Training and Dancers Center for Training are officially open in their new studio location on the second floor of St. Matthews Station. ACT and DCT Director Beth Craig Hall has planned a two-day celebration.
On January 19, 2019 from 10am - 2pm, the public can drop in to a number of Actor and Dancing training classes held by professional instructors. During this time, ACT Louisville improv actors will perform in the lobby areas, a flash mob will happen in the back courtyard next to Saints Pizza, plus guests will enjoy food and drink along with giveaways and door prizes!
On January 20, 2019 from 9 to 11am, guests can sit in on a special Broadway Connection Musical Theatre Workshop featuring instructor Devin Holloway from the cast of the Broadway Musical Something Rotten. After the workshop anyone interested in meeting at Tinseltown Theatre (4400 Towne Center Drive) to watch a special screening of the Bolshoi Ballet perform La Bayadere at 12:55pm.
Located at ACT & DCT Studios suite 24 A, 3900 Shelbyville Rd., Louisville, Kentucky 40207. Learn more at actlouisville.com.