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Ballet des Amériques is looking for classically and modern trained dancers – men and women – for its professional dance company. Candidates should also be comfortable with neoclassical, contemporary and modern techniques and works. Knowledge of African and Afro-Caribbean dance styles would be advantageous.

Ballet des Amériques engages dancers who grasp and appreciate the pedagogical, aesthetic and ethical principles of its organization as whole and who are willing to commit to their realization in the dance company.

Ballet des Amériques is looking for individuals with artistic sensitivity and a high level of commitment to the arts as a whole.

The audition will be Saturday, August 11th at the Ballet des Ameriques studios in Port Chester, NY. Registration starts at 10:30am. Audition class will be 11-1:30.

To Pre-register for the audition:

Please send your cover letter, resume, photograph, and video material to the Assistant to the Director, Shirley Rodriguez, via email: admin@balletdesameriques.com. Please include "Seeking classically trained dancers" in the subject line.

All applicants must have the proper documentation to work in the U.S. (i.e: work permit, Green card, U.S. Citizen, etc.)

If hired, candidate will be asked to fill out a W-4 and sign a contract. Dancers receive rehearsal and performance pay.

Location: 16 King St. Port Chester, NY 10573 Note: Studios are 1 minute from Port Chester's MNR commuter train station

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Ballet Hispánico School of Dance 2018 ChoreoLaB Video Auditions Deadline Extended
Ballet Hispánico, the nation's premier Latino dance organization, is accepting video auditions through June 1, 2018 for this year's ChoreoLaB.
ChoreoLaB June 18 - 29, 2018 | Ages 18+
An immersive, career-building program that places rising professional dancers in an intimate studio experience with distinguished choreographers and seasoned artistic staff.Artists in today's dance world must be more than just technicians. Beyond demonstrating skilled technique, dancers are frequently expected to contribute thoughtfully to a choreographic process, transition seamlessly between varied styles of repertoire, and possess strong partnering ability. Dancers can face challenges getting hired if they lack the business skills to communicate professionally with artistic directors, or create supporting application materials that best demonstrate their artistic strengths. ChoreoLaB hones both artistic skills and professional excellence through a holistic program, which shapes hirable, competitive in-demand dancers ready to advance their careers.

During the intimate two-week studio experience, participants will:

  • Work with renowned guest choreographers Mario Alberto Zambrano, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, and Carlos Pons Guerra as well as former artists from Batsheva, Ballet Frankfurt, Nederlands Dans Theater,and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
  • Learn excerpts of Ballet Hispánico's repertory from Company dancers and artistic staff
  • Attend forums, networking events and Q&A sessions with artists in the field
  • Audition in an open call for Ballet Hispánico's second company BHdos
  • Receive constructive feedback and guidance from artistic leaders in the field, and more!
Audition by scheduling an appointment to take Company Class, or submit a video audition by June 1, 2018. For further details, visit www.ballethispanico.org/classes/choreolab.

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American Contemporary Ballet in Los Angeles is currently hiring a male dancer for the 2018-19 season as well as a guest soloist.

Contract is 38 weeks and runs September 2018–August 2019 (lay off approx Feb 15–May 1). Dates negotiable.
Repertoire includes Balanchine, the classics and new works. $500 to $650 per week plus physical therapy. Apprentice contracts are also available.

Details: https://www.acbdances.com/employment/

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Juniper Ballet Summer Intensives 2018: Hawaii, London, Chicago -- National Audition Tour

Check back soon for more locations & intensives to be announced...

Dancers in all levels of Juniper Ballet's Summer Intensive in Hawaii, London, and Chicago will work with internationally renowned artists from American Ballet Theatre, The Royal Ballet of London, The Joffrey Ballet, MTV, So You Think You Can Dance, and have danced with artists such as Misty Copeland, Julie Kent, Ethan Stiefel, Michaela DePrince, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, have danced for royalty and the Obamas. And more to be announced soon.

Juniper Ballet will be providing exceptional opportunities for dancers to be viewed for pre-professional and professional positions with Juniper Ballet and many other prestigious companies. Dancers will also be viewed for many performance opportunities such as, dancing with The Juniper Ballet Company at individual Summer End Performances around the world for a global audience and scholarships to Juniper Ballet's next Intensives.
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO ALL INTENSIVES.

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Metropolitan Ballet Company announces audition for free Boys' Scholarship Program, June 9, 2018 at 9:00 am. Studio of Metropolitan Ballet Academy, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046.

Boys ages 7-18 are eligible to receive free, weekly dance classes plus performance opportunities from September 2018 through June 2019 with Metropolitan Ballet faculty, acclaimed Bolshoi-trained artist, Sergey Pupyrev and former Pennsylvania Ballet principal dancer, Zachary Hench. Boys should arrive ready to dance at 9:00 am in dance clothes or gym attire. No prior dance experience is required.

More information available here.

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Asian Dance Audition Project: Seven famous ballet companies audition at one place. The largest international audition in Asia.

Participating companies:

  1. Royal Winnipeg Ballet - Canada
  2. DJKT-plzen Ballet Company - Czech Republic
  3. Hagen Ballet - Germany
  4. Croatia National Ballet-Split - Croatia
  5. Olomouc Ballet - Czech Republic
  6. Ballet National du Catalunya - Spain
  7. Wroclaw Ballet - Poland
When: August 4-5

Where: Concert Hall, Chu Gye University for the Arts. 7, Bugahyeon-ro 11ga-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

To Apply: https://asian-dance-audition-en.com/apply

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Kumming International Philharmonic announces the auditions for the Ballet dancers: male and female for the season 2018-2019.

Requirements:
Heights for Girls between 1,65m - 1,70m, Boys between 1,73- 1,85m.

The Applicants from 18 years old can participate in the auditions. At the time of registration of documents for a visa, the Applicant must have a diploma of higher professional education (degree not lower than "Bachelor" or " Specialist").

To participate in the auditions, it is necessary to submit the application on our website www.kiphil.com and send by e-mail info@kiphil.com photos and video of any classical variation or pas-de-deux (links or video files). Applications will be accepted until 31st of May, 2018. Records should be made no earlier than 1st of September, 2017.

Based on the results of the audition, the applicants are offered a contractual employment for a 2018-2019 season.
Kunming International Philharmonic pays for the flight tickets and provides an accommodation in a hotel on the territory of the College for the employed applicants. The salary of the Artists is 7000 RMB – 10000 RMB ($1100-$1600) per month.

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New Ballet Ensemble and School located in Memphis, TN is auditioning in New York City for full-time teaching and performing artists for the 2018-2019 season.

May 25 10 am-2 pm at Alvin Ailey Studios, no fee! Ballet class is followed by repertory, please plan to stay until 2pm for interviews following the audition.

  • New Ballet Ensemble offers their teaching and performing artists 36-40 week contracts with benefits and part-time seasonal opportunities.
  • The season includes 3-4 full-evening productions, school shows, company performance collaborations in locations all over the Memphis area. Artists teach in our studio, schools, and community locations.
  • Repertory performed is a diverse, mulitcultural blend of classical ballet to contemporary, modern, hiphop, West African and flamenco. Guest choreographers include Francesca Harper, Elizabeth Corbett ( Frankfurt Ballet, William Forsythe), General Hambrick (Minnesota Dance Theatre) , Uri Sands (Alvin Ailey, NC Dance Theatre) and many more.
New Ballet Ensemble & School is a creative youth development organization that brings children together by providing equitable access to excellence in dance training, regardless of the ability to pay.
****Dancers applying should have a strong teaching and performing ability and a love for children. A high technical level of ballet and/or modern dance. Versatility a plus! The ability to teach varying levels of dance (Ballet, Horton, Graham, Tap, Jazz, etc) Professional company credentials and/or BFA in dance not required but strongly desired. Please send dance and teaching CV, headshot, and dance reels to careers@newballet.org for consideration and audition details.

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U.S. International Ballet is seeking male and female trained dancers to fill trainee, intern and professional positions for the 2018-2019 season. Classical and contemporary training are required.

  • All Interns & Trainees are guaranteed a minimum of a one year of a paid professional contract at the completion of Intern/Trainee period
  • Professionals are paid per performance (Females get a pointe shoe stipend)
  • Body diversity and health are core values of the company
  • All dancers (including trainee & interns) will perform challenging choreography in every season production locally and on tour
  • 2018-2019 Season includes: A Vampire Story, Nutcracker, Alice in Wonderland, A Repertory Concert, and Midsummers Night Dream
  • Touring theaters include The Wilson Center (www.capefearstage.com), Thalian Hall, Odelle Williamson (Brunswick County), and others
  • Trainees, Interns, & Professionals dance together daily including ballet class, pointe class, contemporary, body conditioning, and rehearsals
  • Dancers should be prepared to perform classical, neo-classical, and contemporary choreography
  • Season runs June 18, 2018 - June 16, 2019
May 18: Wilmington, NC, Registration 1:30 pm, Audition 2:00 pm. Wilmington School of Ballet, 2250 Shipyard Blvd Suite 12, Wilmington, NC 28403
May 18: Salt Lake City, Registration 5:30 pm, Audition 6:00 pm. SLC Ballet, 1116 E. 3300 S., Salt Lake City, UT 84106. Contact: registration@slcballet.com or 801.664.4607

May 26: Puerto Rico, Registration 1:30 pm, Audition 2:00 pm. Centro Danza, 1857 Ave. Ponco de Leon, Esquina Calle Roseales, 3er piso, San Juan, PR 00909. Contact: centrodanzapr@gmail.com or 787.961.8361/8360.

Video Auditions accepted. Registration and further information available at www.usinternationalballet.com. Open auditions held every Saturday in company class in Wilmington NC. Contact usib at usinternationalballet@gmail.com to schedule an audition or call company manager: Christina Iv: 704-606-5523

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Bradley Shelver, Master Faculty of the Joffrey Ballet School and a talent scout for the Joffrey year round Jazz and Contemporary Program, will be in Charleston, SC for one week, June 4–8. Sponsored by the Children's Fine and Performing Arts Foundation, Mr. Shelver will be leading this 5-day Dance Technique and Creative Tools Intensive. On Friday evening there will be a mini-showing/exhibition including workshop participants and Bradley Shelver.

During this intensive, students will delve into Vaganova based ballet, composition and improvisation technique, contemporary partnering technique, Limon based Modern, Horton technique, audition tips and more. The workshop is for intermediate to advanced dancers, ages 14 and up. Contact us at info@childrensfpaf.com with questions regarding qualification.

Mr. Shelver will be auditioning throughout the week for the Summer 2019 Joffrey Jazz and Contemporary Program as well as for the year round Trainee program and will be providing scholarships based on talent.

www.ChildrensFPAF.com for more information and to register

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Wonderbound is seeking male and female dancers for the 2018-2019 season. The Wonderbound contract for the 2018-19 season is 38-40 weeks at $750 per week and includes health insurance. Each season has 6-8 original productions featuring all live music.

Auditions are by invitation only. Qualified artists will be classically trained and have a minimum of two years professional experience or college degree. If invited to audition, artists should be prepared to spend two days in the studio with Wonderbound for company class and rehearsal. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

To be considered for an audition, please email Producing Director Dawn Fay at dfay@wonderbound.com attaching a cover letter, resumé, current full-body dance photos, headshot and studio or performance video link(s) (no montages).

Learn more at wonderbound.com.

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Virginia National Ballet has openings for a male dancer with strong classical and contemporary technique for the 2018-19 season. The company presents three mainstage productions and one tour annually in addition to other performances such as festivals and outreach activities. Contracts are 36 weeks. Please send your information to info@gainesvilleballetcompany.org if interested in auditioning.

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IBStage Summer Program -- August 13-September 2

Join us in one of the most important International Ballet programs and share the stage with prominent ballet dancers coming from prestigious companies in our galas the 1st and the 2nd of September in Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona.

Celebrate our 10th edition with us and join the most anticipated event of the year! ¡Be Diferent... Be IBStage!

Admission to Ibstage Three Weeks Program is only by Audition:

http://ibstage.org/summer-program/auditions/

Audition by Video is until the 15th of July, 2018. Deadline to apply for a scholarship is until the 9th of April, 2018.

Audition isn't necessary to apply for 1 or 2 weeks. Register now!

Limited slots in all programs!

Visit our web: www.ibstage.com

Or contact by e-mail: info@ibstage.com

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U.S. International Ballet is seeking male and female trained dancers to fill trainee, intern and professional positions for the 2018-2019 season. Classical and contemporary training are required.

  • All Interns & Trainees are guaranteed a minimum of a one year of a paid professional contract at the completion of Intern/Trainee period
  • Professionals are paid per performance (Females get a pointe shoe stipend)
  • Body diversity and health are core values of the company
  • All dancers (including trainee & interns) will perform challenging choreography in every season production locally and on tour
  • 2018-2019 Season includes: A Vampire Story, Nutcracker, Alice in Wonderland, A Repertory Concert, and Midsummers Night Dream
  • Touring theaters include The Wilson Center (www.capefearstage.com), Thalian Hall, Odelle Williamson (Brunswick County), and others
  • Trainees, Interns, & Professionals dance together daily including ballet class, pointe class, contemporary, body conditioning, and rehearsals
  • Dancers should be prepared to perform classical, neo-classical, and contemporary choreography
  • Season runs June 18, 2018 - June 16, 2019
Video Auditions accepted. Registration and further information available at www.usinternationalballet.com. Open auditions held every Saturday in company class in Wilmington NC. Contact usib at usinternationalballet@gmail.com to schedule an audition or call company manager: Christina Iv: 704-606-5523
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Bossov Ballet Theatre seeks male dancer age 17-28, with strong classical ballet background, to dance the role of Siegfried in Swan Lake. Rehearsals begin June 25 with performances on July 27 and 28. Compensation, plus full room and board provided. Send audition materials and bio to bbt@mci-school.org.

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NWA Ballet Theatre Audition Notice
Want to dance innovative choreography in the fastest growing arts region of the country? NWA Ballet Theatre is the professional ballet company of Northwest Arkansas under the artistic direction of Ryan Jolicoeur-Nye. Ballet Theatre is looking to add four males and three female for the 2018/2019 season. Dancers must be at least 18 years of age, strong advanced training in classical and contemporary. Must have USA citizenship or proof of an established working visa.
OPEN AUDITION - Saturday, March 24, from 2:00-3:30. Check-in at 1:30 pm. $20 fee.
Location: The NWA Conservatory located at 3111 S.E. J Street in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Pre-Registration: If you plan on coming to the audition, please pre-register by emailing the information listed below to info@nwaballettheatre.org.
  1. Your resume/CV which includes height, birth date, and citizenship/visa status.
  2. Headshot and dance photo.
  3. Youtube/Vimeo links encouraged. Should include classroom center work and performance work in both classical and contemporary.
ROLLING AUDITION DATES: If you are interested in auditioning, but cannot attend the March audition, you can send your information (listed above) and the artistic director will review your submission and issue an invitation to attend a company class audition on a later date.
Contracts are August-June and include paid performances, educational opportunities, and aid in securing supplemental employment if desired. Pointe shoes and dance needs may be supplied through our Adopt-a-Dancer program.

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PDX Contemporary Ballet is seeking males and females who are well versed in ballet and contemporary technique. Females must have strong pointe technique.

When and Where
June 23, 2018 at Center for Movement Arts 1734 SE 12th ave Portland, OR

Video auditions will also be accepted.

Please Submit
-resume
-headshot
-2 dance photos of your choice
-$15 registration fee

For more information visit our website at
http://www.pdxcb.com/company-audition/

Email info@pdxcb.com with any questions.

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Bristol, U.K.-based New Works Ballet Theatre is looking for male and female dancers with strong ballet and contemporary techniques. Other techniques desirable but not essential to join this exciting new company.
We cannot offer a paid contract, but in return you will have regular performing experience and expert teaching. If interested, please send C.V. together with dance footage and headshot to NWBTbristol@hotmail.com.
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New York City-based dance company Ballets with a Twist seeks dancers for paid rehearsals and performances. Pointe work is required for women. All applicants must have strong classical ballet technique, be available for touring and reside in the New York tri-state area.
Women: 5'5'' and taller
Men: 5'8''-5'11''
Please submit resume, at least one full-body classical photo (en pointe for women) and video footage (if available) to info@balletswithatwist.com.

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Experienced professional photographer located in the Washington DC/Northern Virginia area is looking to create a series of artistic images of ballet dancers. Ballet dancers should be 18 years of age or older only to ensure there are no issues with commercial use of their image. The dancers will receive finished images electronically for use as he/she pleases. This is a great opportunity for ballet dancers to have action and headshots done at no cost.

My general work can be viewed on my website, www.ronsartini.com. Interested dancers can contact me through my site to express introduce (please include several ballet photos of yourself) or request samples of my ballet work.

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