'To experience mankind as one blinding, dazzling, deafening body. To be unable to distinguish between individual bodies so that archaic impulses rise forme these moving masses.'
– Olivier Dubois
In July 2012, Olivier Dubois created Tragédie at Avignon Festival. This choreographic poem for 18 dancers became a master piece of national and international contemporary dance.
About Tragédie :
With the re-creation of Tragédie, COD-Compagnie Olivier Dubois is looking for 12 performers among the 18 of the piece.
Important : Nudity during all the show
– Professional dancer with high technical skills (contemporary dance – classical dance – jazz dance- …) ;
– huge capacity of learning ;
– commitment and good skills for group work;
– to be available during the entire audition, rehearsals and shows period.
Rehearsals dates, in Paris :
From the 6th to the 10th of June, 2022
From the 21st of June to the 6th of July 2022
Contract : CDD d'usage
Beginning of the contract : June 2022
Show dates :
Premiere at Marseille Festival – July 8 & 9, 2022
A tour calendar is in progress from July 2022 until 2024.
Collective labour agreement : Convention collective nationale des entreprises artistiques et culturelles
Rehearsals gross salary : to be specified
Shows gross salary: to be specified
Application terms :
3 steps :
- Pre-selection via application form
- Audition in 4 cities (Barcelona, Brussels, Roma & Paris)
- Final audition in Paris from the 23rd to the 26th of February 2022 for the
performers selected during the previous auditions
Application : only via the form à
All applications must be submitted by
– December 20th 2021 for Brussels
– January 15th 2022 for Barcelona and Roma
– February 1st 2022 for Paris
All letters of acceptance or non-acceptance will be emailed about 15 days before the
If you have any problems using the online application form please direct your
questions to the email address:
- Brussels : Janurary 8th & 9th, 2022
- Barcelona : January 30th, 2022
- Roma: February 5th & 6th, 2022
- Paris : February 21st & 22th, 2022
Final workshop audition
Paris from February 23rd to 26th, 2022
Locations and time of auditions will be sent by email to the selected performers.