Open Call for Bharatanatyam dancers

Dance Ihayami

Deadline: 16 June 2017 at 17:00

Dance Ihayami is seeking classically trained male and female Bharatanatyam dancers with at least 6 years of professional experience to join the Company and be considered for inclusion in upcoming touring productions, festival and other one off performances, and development of new creative and collaborative projects.

Dance Ihayami is Scotland’s Indian dance company, dedicated to Indian classical dance in its purest form. Founded in 2003 by Priya Shrikumar, the company is based in Edinburgh and works throughout Scotland and beyond. The company challenges ideas about Indian classical dance and creates innovative contemporary work, regularly collaborating with different art forms and media. Dance Ihayami’s dance work is rooted in strong classical Indian technique, with an edgy contemporary style. The company’s vision is to enrich the Scottish national repertoire of dance, and engage people of all ages and backgrounds in Indian classical and contemporary dance as audience, artists and participants.

Dance Ihayami’s artistic director Priya Shrikumar invites Bharatanatyam dancers to send their CV. Candidates will be invited to attend an audition. Successful candidates will be added to Dance Ihayami’s books, and must be available to attend company rehearsals in Edinburgh.

Deadline: Friday 16th June 2017
Auditions: Week beginning 26th June 2017

For further information, or to submit CV:
Contact Priya Shrikumar (

Location: Edinburgh City

For further information, please contact (Priya Shrikumar), or call +447722071256, or visit

The deadline is Friday 16 June 2017 at 17:00.

Dance Ihayami