Gibney Company Audition

2022-2023 Season

Photo of Gibney Company dancer Jacob Thoman. A side view of Jacob in back attitude with one arm reaching forward.

Gibney Company seeks experienced dancers with strong technical, artistic, and creative abilities for full-time contracts for its 2022-2023 season.

Gibney supports its dancers, called Artistic Associates, with 52-week contracts, health insurance, and paid vacations. Artistic Associates embrace a broad spectrum of activities — in the studio, on stage, within the organization, and throughout the community.

Led by Artistic Director Gina Gibney and Directors Nigel Campbell and Amy Miller, Gibney Company is the resident company of Gibney, a dance and social justice organization founded by Gina Gibney in 1991.

Gibney Company members are full-time Artistic Associates who contribute not only as outstanding performing artists but also as activists and cultural entrepreneurs who create and develop Moving Toward Justice Fellowship projects that serve the community. Artistically, the Company presents a broad range of aesthetics and techniques through commissioned works by both internationally renowned and emerging choreographers. Additionally, Artistic Associates have the opportunity to develop programming that supports the dance field, and to work on their own creative projects.

Previously known as the 6-member Gibney Dance Company, the Company was reimagined and expanded in 2020 as part of an ongoing visionary transformation supported by Andrew A. Davis. Today, the Company consists of 13 Artistic Associates and recently completed its Landmark Season at The Joyce Theater in New York City, presenting world premieres by renowned choreographers Sonya Tayeh, Alan Lucien Øyen, and Rena Butler.

Application Open: November 15-December 13
Applicants Notified: January 14, 2022
Audition: February 19-20, 2022
Location: Gibney Center | 280 Broadway, New York, NY

Questions? Email audition@gibneydance.org.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT

Gibney provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, the status of being transgender, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship or veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Gibney is strongly committed to providing reasonable accommodations of disabilities during the application and hiring process. If required, please contact Senior Manager of Human Resources, Mario Alberto Flores at mario@gibneydance.org.

COVID-19

This position requires an on-site presence at Gibney Center, including 890 Broadway and 280 Broadway, in lower Manhattan. Further, all individuals must be fully vaccinated to enter Gibney Center, as detailed in Gibney’s Vaccination Policy. This policy requires that all individuals entering Gibney Center, including employees, must: (1) be fully vaccinated (i.e., two weeks following receiving both doses of a two-dose vaccine or a single dose of a one-dose vaccine) with a COVID-19 vaccine authorized for emergency use by the FDA or WHO, and (2) provide Gibney with such proof of vaccination (acceptable forms of proof are identified in the Key to NYC guidelines) in order for Gibney to execute an employment contract. Review Gibney’s full COVID-19 safety plan and vaccination policy here.