Ballet Auditions

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Ballet Theatre Company and Exit12 Dance Company is holding an audition for Exit12's 2014-2015 season and The Nutcracker, directed by Roman Baca and produced by Ballet Theater Company.  Positions offer paid rehearsals, company class, per diem and performance stipend. Travel and lodging is covered when on tour.

Audition will be held Sunday, September 7 from 11:00-1:00pm at the Alvin Ailey Studios, 405 W. 55th St, New York, NY 10019. Callbacks immediately follow from 1:00-3:00pm. Pre-registration is highly recommended. To register, please submit resumé, headshot and dance shots to info@exit12danceco.com. Audition will consist of a ballet class and classical choreography. Ladies, please bring pointe shoes; gentlemen, be prepared to partner.

 

BTC’s performance season consists of an annual Nutcracker performance and a spring performance, as well as other community performances.  Exit12’s relevant and innovative repertoire is touring to five locations around the United States and is honored to be performing at the 92nd Street Y in January. Rehearsals are in NYC two days a week, and dancers will be required to commit to a full production week Dec. 15-21 for performances of the Nutcracker in West Hartford, CT.  More information can be found at www.exit12danceco.com

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ROZBARK Dance and Movement Theatre in Bytom, Poland, is looking for a versatile male contemporary dancer for the production "This Is Not a Love Song,” choreographed by Uri Ivgi & Johan Greben (Ivgi&Greben). Contract is from September 3-December 31, 2014, with a possible year contract until August, 2015. The audition is on September 1 and 2, 2014, at 10:00 am, at the Dance and Movement Theatre ROZBARK, 29 Kilara Street in Bytom.

 

Requirements:
Very powerful male dancers with a minimum of 2 years professional experience. Candidates should posses strong ballet technique and performance skills and have a broad experience in contemporary dance, ballet, floorwork and partnering. Good stamina is required.

Please send an application that includes full name, bio, address, CV, portrait photo, dance photo, and video material (DVD or web link) to audycja@teatrrozbark.pl by Thursday, August 14, 2014. Visit www.ivgi-greben.nl for more information about Ivgi&Greben.

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Moxie Dance Theatre Auditions

Moxie Dance Theatre is auditioning Male and Female Dancers ages 16-25 years old on Saturday, August 9, 2014 for its 2 year Company Training Program August 25, 2014-June 7, 2016.  At the end of the 2 year Training Program, 10-12 dancers will be selected and offered a paid 32 week performing contract, and will become Oregon’s Professional Contemporary Ballet Company.

 

Dancers interested in auditioning must register online at www.MoxieDanceTheatre.com in order to receive their audition time on Saturday, August 9, 2014.  For questions and more information please call (503)675-4593.


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Ballet Quad Cities is looking for dancers for the 2014-2015 performing season. Contracts are for 28 weeks beginning September 8th, 2014, and include classes, shoes and workman’s comp. Season includes 30 performances, touring, community outreach programs, classical and contemporary repertoire, and live music.

 

Interested dancers may submit resume, headshot, and video link of classical and contemporary work to artistic director Courtney Lyon: clyonballetqc@mediacombb.net 

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American Contemporary Ballet is seeking an additional male soloist for our new ballet, to begin immediately, in Los Angeles. Rehearsals begin June 30. Performances and filming conclude August 20th. Some scheduling conflicts can be accommodated.

Applicants should be approximately six feet tall and possess strong classical technique and partnering skills.

Rate dependent upon experience. To apply, please send photos, a resume, and a video of class or performance (classical only please) to acb@acbdances.com.

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Dissonance Dance Theatre is looking for more female dancers who are talented, professional and hard-working for our upcoming 2014-2015 season featuring new classical and contemporary works from Adam Sage (Missouri Ballet Theatre/Nashville Ballet), Michelle Sloan (Dance Theatre of Harlem), and DDT'S Principal Choreographer Shawn Short.

Female dancers must be no taller than 5'5, have pointe training/experience, and be able to relocate to Washington, DC by July 27th, 2014 if selected. Dissonance Dance Theatre company members receive performance stipends; apprentices are non-paid positions.

Dancers will participate in a closed audition, learning repertoire from DDT and classical centerwork.To make an audition appointment, send headshot, resume, bodyshot and video dance link to Shawn Short, Artistic Director, at sshort@ddtdc.com. Put “2014/2015 Season Audition” in the subject line. Dancer's must be ready to start mid-July.

 

For more information, visit www.ddtdc.org

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The Atlantic City Ballet is holding open auditions for their International Trainee & Apprentice program.
The program is open to male and female student dancers ages 17-20.

Sunday June 29, 2014 at 2:00pm

Atlantic City Ballet Studio
Boardwalk Hall
2301 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Registration deadline: Friday June 27, 2014

Sunday July 27, 2014 at 2:00pm

The Ailey Studios
405 West 55th Street (at 9th Avenue)
New York City, NY
Registration deadline: Friday July 25, 2014

London, England: First week in July. Please contact our office for place, date and time.

All dancers must pre-register by emailing apieroni@acballet.org by deadline above. Auditions will be in the form of a class. No preparation is needed. Women should be prepared to go en pointe. Please bring CV, dance photo and $25.00 audition fee. Scholarships and student visas are available.

The Atlantic City Ballet's International Trainee and Apprentice Program (ITAP) is a 2 year tuition-based program  which is the training ground for all future AC Ballet company members. For those students who are also interested in continuing their academic education, ITAP offers one-on-one academic mentoring and the ability to take classes either online or at Richard Stockton College which is minutes away. Trainees will also have the opportunity to perform in AC Ballet's many outreach programs and will be part of Atlantic City Ballet's corps de ballet. The 2014-15 program is limited to 20 spots. Please visit www.acballet.org and click education to find out more detailed information about the program.

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Ballet Zurich (Artistic Director: Christian Spuck) is seeking a male soloist.

Minimum height: 180cm (5'11")
Broad repertoire of solo roles in classical and modern ballets required. Please send CV, photos and dance videos to: audition@opernhaus.ch

 

Junior Ballet Zurich is also looking for male dancers.
Age: 18 to 22
Minimum height: 180cm (5'11") S
Solid classical training and experience in modern technique required. Please send CV, dance and portrait photo to: audition@opernhaus.ch

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Baltic Dance Theatre in Poland is holding an open audition for men and women on Monday, August 11, 2014 in Gdansk. Audition will consist of company repertoire, plus a 2-3 minute presentation of solo choreography.

Please e-mail CV, headshot and dance photos to impresariat@operabaltycka.pl. Deadline for application is July 15.

Click http://www.baltyckiteatrtanca.pl/en for more information about the company.

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Gwinnett Ballet Theatre, located in suburban Atlanta, GA, is seeking 2-3 male dancers, age 18-22, for the 2014-15 season. Paying contracts for a 38 week season are available. Three major productions and 25 performances constitute the October-March season. Continued training conducted by an excellent staff, led by Artistic Director Wade Walthall. Classical ballet foundation is preferred, with modern, neoclassical and contemporary included as part of the performing genres. Send video and/or resume and photos to gbt78@bellsouth.net or call 770-237-0046.  www.gwinnettballet.org

 

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Gainesville Ballet Company and School in Northern Virginia is looking for one male and one female dancer for the 2014-15 season. www.gainesvilleballetcompany.org

Please send cover letter, resume, photos and video links to info@gainesvilleballetcompany.org for more details.

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Saroyan Ballet Company, an all-male ballet company, is holding auditions for male principal and apprentice positions. Applicants must be US citizens or hold a green card or work permit, as we are not presently prepared to assist in obtaining working visas for international dancers.

Please click here for further information and to apply. Read ALL the audition requirements and Company information on that page before submitting your audition information, as it will clarify exactly how Saroyan Ballet operates.

 

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Mystic Ballet and MBII are seeking dancers with classical and contemporary experience for 2014-15 season. Contracts are up to 46 weeks starting summer of 2014. Live auditions are by invitation only. Dancers need to complete the form online and submit headshot, resume, and links to info@mysticballet.org. Once your application is processed, you will receive a pre-screening response by email.

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New York City-based dance company Ballets with a Twist seeks dancers for paid rehearsals and performances.

Women 5’5” and taller
Men 5'8" and taller

Must have strong classical technique. Pointe work required.

Please submit full-body, classical photo (en pointe for ladies), resume and if possible, video footage to info@balletswithatwist.com.
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Urgent casting call: Cirque du Soleil is seeking a professional male ballet dancer for La Nouba in Orlando, FL. For more info and to apply online: http://cirk.me/1jZ0mkT 

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Ballet Fantastique Contemporary Chamber Company, based in Eugene, Oregon, is hiring a male soloist dancer for the 14-15 season.

Competitive applicants will have a strong professional performance, teaching, and Vaganova background, with a college degree in dance a big plus. Candidates should be comfortable working with kids of all ages, be great dramatic actor-performers, and possess a great work ethic and sense of humor.

Contract includes 30 weeks of paid work, including three new contemporary ballet premieres, plus national/international touring as scheduled. Benefits include shoe allowance, physical therapy and massage assistance.The contract also includes additional opportunities for paid outreach work.

Applicants must be US citizens (or hold a green card or work permit), and should preferably be 5’9” or taller.

Please contact info@balletfantastique.org for more information or to be sent the full position prospectus.

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Ballet 5:8 is accepting applications for male and female company artists for the 2014-2015 season, as well as applications for the trainee program and summer intensive. Find more information and application packets at ballet58.org.

 

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Requirements:
• 1 year teaching experience in ballet-barre technique
• Background in dance- ballet, jazz or modern preferred
• Knowledge of anatomy and kinesiology (or proper body mechanics)
• Articulate with strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Charismatic, motivational and professional
• Upbeat and energetic teaching style with the ability to teach all levels of clients from beginners to advanced levels in a group exercise setting
• Adventurous spirit
• Ability to work independently and in a team setting
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• International work or touring experience or study abroad a plus

Offer:
• Competitive pay
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• Assistance with housing and all relocation matters including work authorizations, travel arrangements and concierge services
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• Chance to experience life abroad in one of the world's truly global cities

Contact: If seriously interested, kindly send the following to globalauditions@physique57.com
• Resume
• Headshot
• Cover letter describing your qualifications and commitment to a posting overseas

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America's Got Talent
is currently holding online auditions. There are no age limitations and any genre of talent is welcomed


Applicants can visit http://www.americasgottalentauditions.com/submitvideo/ and submit a 2-3 minute video of their audition.