Compaigni V’ni Dansi is seeking individuals interested in being part of our 2013 summer performances at Fort Langley. Performances will include traditional Métis dance, contemporary dance and theatre.
Compaigni V’ni Dansi is a traditional Métis and contemporary dance company dedicated to sharing the dances, stories and culture of the Métis. Led by Artistic Director Yvonne Chartrand, Compaigni V’ni Dansi holds the distinction of being the only company in Canada to teach and perform both Métis and contemporary dance. Meaning “Come and Dance” in Michif, Compaigni V’ni Dansi is thrilled to share the Métis people’s joyful culture with audiences of all nations.
You are 16 or older, in good physical shape, and you are able to commit to the entire project. No experience is necessary – just a willingness to learn and a desire to have fun in a beautiful setting!
10 Rehearsal Days in Maple Ridge
Monday June 17 – Thursday June 20,
Monday June 24 – Saturday June 29
(10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
13 Performances at the Fort Langley National Historic Site
Friday & Saturday June 21-22, Monday July 1
Wednesday to Sunday July 3-7
Wednesday to Sunday July 10-14
(2 performances/day, 12:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m)
Chosen participants will be paid $275/rehearsal week, and $50/performance day
How To Apply
Please download the application form here and return your completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org BY MONDAY MAY 27, 2013.
Questions? email@example.com or 604-873-6373 x116.
We acnowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $157 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country.