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IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) is Ireland’s leading National Institution of Contemporary and Modern Art. Based in its home at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin 8, IMMA is celebrated for its vibrant and dynamic exhibitions and engagement programmes and is committed to creating an enjoyable and engaging experience of contemporary art for everyone.


Pioneering American dancer, choreographer, filmmaker, and writer Yvonne Rainer is invited by IMMA to present a series of her early works, in association with Dublin Dance Festival 2018.

3 Dancers Required

Works include Trio A with Flags (1966), Talking Solo from Terrain (1963), Chair/Pillow (1969) (subject to change).

For the production of these works, we are looking for professional dancers who meet the following requirements:

 Persons with a developed and ongoing dance practice with substantial performing experience.

 Nudity is included in some of the performances. 

 Dancers will need to be available to attend all of the rehearsals. 

 Some rehearsals and performances will be filmed for archival, educational and promotional purposes.


Audition: Thu. 19th April at Dance Ireland 

Rehearsals: Mon. 23rd April – Wed. 2nd May, and Wed. 9th – Fri. 11th May 2018, inclusive, at Dance Ireland

Performances: Sat. 12th & Sun. 13th May at IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art), Dublin

Please email before 5pm on 2 February 2018 with:

 Letter outlining your interest and suitability

 Curriculum vitae, including whom you have performed for, in what genres, your training and education

 Link and password to some videos uploaded on a web platform (vimeo, youtube…) that contains you speaking about why you are interested in this work; selected footage of your previous work; anything else you think may be relevant

Successful applicants who are invited to audition will be notified by 2 March 2018

Rehearsal and performance fees will be paid.

Early works by Yvonne Rainer, presented by IMMA in association with Dublin Dance Festival with the support of Project Arts Centre and Dance Ireland.

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, D08 FW31, Ireland
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