New York International Ballet Competition

The New York International Ballet Competition has long been a favorite launch pad for dancers looking to jumpstart their careers. Not only is it artistic director bait, with some of ballet's most powerful players in the audience at each round, but American Ballet Theatre and Joffrey Ballet regularly offer one-year contracts to the competitors of their choice. Talk about a career-making competition!

Published November 23, 2009
This June, the New York International Ballet Competition will welcome a new executive director: Richard Chen See. The former Paul Taylor Dance Company member, who began working with the competition in 1993 as a rehearsal coordinator and currently acts as its director, will replace longtime leader Il…more »