Hip-hop dancers sought for Lied Center performance

Hip-hop dancers sought for Lied Center performance

Up to three local dancers will be selected for the Rennie Harris Puremovement performance of "Lifted" Jan. 26 at the Lied Center.
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Up to three local dancers will be selected for the Rennie Harris Puremovement performance of "Lifted" Jan. 26 at the Lied Center.

Auditions for experienced hip-hop dancers to perform with the renowned Rennie Harris Puremovement dance company will be at 8 p.m. Jan. 16 in the Mabel Lee dance studio.

A University of Nebraska–Lincoln student and up to two dancers from the wider community will be selected to perform with the company in “Lifted” at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.

The auditions are 8 to 9:30 p.m. Candidates will be notified of whether they have been selected Jan. 16. Selected dancers must be able to attend four- to five-hour daily rehearsals from Jan. 17-26. They will receive a $500 stipend.

Those who wish to audition must register here. Once the online form is completed, a link will be provided containing choreography for “Lifted.” The choreography must be learned before the auditions.

Find out more about the Rennie Harris Puremovement performance at the Lied Center.