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AUDITION • NM Portraits Come To Life To Celebrate 100 Years of Art / Audition with Andrew Pearson

  • Institute of American Indian Arts 83 A Van Nu Po Santa Fe, NM, 87508 United States (map)

Stagecoach Foundation invites performers ages 10 to 23 to audition for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to perform in NM Portraits Come to Life movement and dance piece as part of the New Mexico Museum of Art "Party of the Century," Centennial Anniversary Gala 

This elaborate gala event highlights 100 years of amazing art in our enchanting state of New Mexico; you will want to be a part of this unique experience. We are proud to be integrally involved with Museum of New Mexico Foundation and the Gala.

Performers will recreate portraits from the 1900s through contemporary times, using movement and fantastic costume design to bring the art to life.  

Audition with LA-based choreographer Andrew Pearson for this fantastic opportunity.

Space is limited, so register HERE now! 

This is a wonderful chance to experience a real-world movement audition with an internationally recognized choreographer and dancer, and to participate in a live performance piece on May 5, 2018, as part of the Stagecoach Foundation-sponsored NM Museum of Art Foundation's Party of the Century.

If cast, rehearsals will take place April 20 - 22. Performance is May 5, 2018, in Santa Fe.

Why is Stagecoach Foundation working with New Mexico Museum of Art Foundation's "Party of the Century" Centennial Gala, and sponsoring the NM Portraits Come to Life performance, from casting and rehearsing through custom costuming by Meow Wolf?

Stagecoach Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, dedicated to the production of great works alongside economic opportunity for New Mexico's underserved youth and young adults. Job creation training in support of Santa Fe's economy, with a particular focus on Film, Education and Technology, is built into the Stagecoach Foundation mission. By bringing film and tv productions, as well as tech projects, to Santa Fe, or working directly with local efforts to help grow film and tech initiatives from the ground up, Stagecoach Foundation connects working film and digital art/tech professionals to young people eager for education, information and real-world skills training. Stagecoach Foundation hosts free workshops, hands-on training programs and internships, creating once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for New Mexico's youth. Stagecoach Foundation is committed to inspiring the next generation of filmmakers and tech professionals, and providing them with the experiences to help them realize their dreams. 

The young performers who will audition, rehearse and participate in the Gala event will gain outstanding experience, which will serve as education and a fantastic addition to their professional resumes.