Youngsters wanted for dance group

Auditions are being held for Everybody Dance Now.
Auditions are being held for Everybody Dance Now.

Young people are being invited to audition for a new, free, youth dance company that is being put together in south east Northumberland.

The company, which will be led by professional choreographer and teacher Nadia Iftkhar, will develop dance technique, create new dances and perform at Northern Stage in Newcastle.

Auditions to join the company will take place on Sunday, March 16, at the Sporting Club, Cramlington Learning Village,

Auditions are open to both male and female dancers aged 13 to 19, who are are eager to perform, and live in south east Northumberland.

Anyone who is interested in joining the company must register at www.everybodydancenow.eventbrite.co.uk and attend an audition.

Dancer and choreographer Nadia said: “This is an incredible opportunity for talented young people to develop their choreographic and performance skills.

“I am very excited about the calibre of work we will be creating together.”

Once formed, the new company will work to create four new dances which will be performed across the region, culminating with a performance in February 2015 at the Northern Stage.

All sessions are free and will take place at the Sporting Club over weekends or in school holidays.

To find out more information about the audition, contact Mileva Donachie on 07725 915855 or email milevadonachie@me.com