2021/22 Footnote Company Dancer Expressions of Interest


Join our Footnote whānau! Footnote New Zealand Dance is excited to announce that the company is seeking expressions of interest for the position of full-time, fixed-term, professional dancer for 2021/22. Based in Wellington, contracts will run from 28th June 2021 to November 2022 (inclusive) and encompass three development and performance/touring phases, schools programmes, festival and gallery performances and professional development opportunities. Developments/rehearsals in 2022 will take place in Footnote’s brand new home.

If you would like to be considered for a position, please complete an expression of interest form (link below) and upload your current CV. Successful applicants will be invited to attend an audition in Wellington on the 18th April or in Auckland on the 19th April.


Questions about Footnote New Zealand Dance or our 2021/22 programme can be directed to General Manager Richard Aindow at richard@footnote.org.nz or Artistic Liaison Anita Hunziker at anita@footnote.org.nz.

Please note that applicants should have graduated from a tertiary contemporary dance programme to be eligible (unless they can demonstrate significant industry experience). Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand for the whole of 2021 to be considered for this position. Footnote New Zealand Dance is an equal opportunities employer.