Company Dancer 2022


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 2022. Based in Pōneke, contracts will run from 10th January 2022 to 21st October 2022 (inclusive) and encompass the development and performance of two new full-length works, schools programmes, festival performances and professional development opportunities.

If you would like to be considered for a position, please complete an expression of interest form (link below). Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a zoom interview and send video content (if required). Due to the current COVID climate we will not be holding any in person auditions.

Questions about Footnote New Zealand Dance or our programme can be directed to Artistic Liaison Anita Hunziker at

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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 in 2022 to be considered for this position. Footnote respects all Ministry of Health guidelines relating to COVID-19 and will require all new employees to be fully vaccinated by January 10th 2022.

Footnote is committed to upholding the values of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and values diversity: the organisation aims to ensure our practices and activities are fair, equitable, and non-discriminatory.