Audition for Toronto Dancers and Circus Artists

May. 05, 2021

Celebrating the Goddess Inanna, Joanne Camilleri invites you to audition for the November 2021 production of this ancient Sumerian myth!


Inanna: Dance of the Rising Goddess is a full-length 90-minute 2 Act, Multi-Media Dance-Musical. It takes the audience on a journey to the ancient world of Mesopotamia. This performance will be live-streamed for a virtual audience in November of 2021 at the Redwood Theatre in Toronto, Ontario.


What we’re looking for:

We are looking for dancers from all dance forms and circus artists (apparatus work in hoop, silk, or rope) who are interested in the creation process, that are willing to experiment and integrate their form with elements acting, physical theatre, belly dance, and circus elements.



This production is funded by the Canada Council for the Arts and dancers will be compensated comparably to current union rates.


How to apply:

Auditions will be virtual submissions. Please send an unlisted YouTube link of 1 minute of footage that best portrays your dance.


To sign up for auditions please visit and click the audition sign up below.

Deadline ongoing until filled.


Questions can be sent to - please do not send audition applications to this email address.


Applicants will not be discriminated against for any reason, including race, colour, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, mental health or medical condition. Priority will be given to performers living within the GTA.


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About Joanne: Joanne is an accomplished freelance performer, choreographer, and instructor with over 20 years of experience in performing arts. Joanne is known as a pioneer of the fusion belly dance style. She is recognized for her unique style, charisma, and magnetic stage presence, and signature technique.

About Chelsey: Chelsey is an accomplished freelance creator working as a director, playwright, dramaturg, and choreographer. Chelsey is a recent graduate of the University of Ottawa’s MFA Director’s program. Chelsey fuses her dance performances with narrative, opening up for expression of the artistic voice which pushes the boundaries of what belly dance can be.

Job Date: 
Monday, November 1, 2021 - 9:00am to Saturday, November 20, 2021 - 9:00am
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