AUDITIONS & JOBS
UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS, PHILADELPHIA
Assistant Professor in Dance at the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, USA. The School of Dance seeks two Assistant Professors of Studio Practice. Candidates should bring to the curriculum expansive and diverse pedagogical approaches. For a complete description: https://www.uarts.edu/node/17251
ROYAL SWEDISH BALLET
The Royal Swedish Ballet – artistic director Nicolas Le Riche – is looking for dancers for the 2018 – 2019 season which will include works by Angelin Preljocaj, Jérémie Bélingard, Jiří Bubeníček, Jiří Kylián, Lukas Timulak, Marcia Haydée, Pär Isberg, Serge Lifar and Wim Vandekeybus. The audition will be held on 3 – 4 March 2018 in Stockholm. Apply before 31 December 2017 at www.stageaxis.com
LONDON RUSSIAN BALLET SCHOOL
Specialist Senior Vocational Russian Ballet Teacher of Female Technique
Location: London. Salary: Competitive
Posting Date: 11 December 2017. Closing Date: 22 January 2018London Russian Ballet School is looking for a Russian trained classical ballet dancer who is a qualified specialist teacher in the Professional Russian ballet syllabus principally for the female technique. The candidate will be able to teach female students repertoire and to coach for roles on the stage. The individual will be required to prepare candidates for annual examinations before highly regarded individuals of the Russian Ballet world, following the Russian syllabus. The candidate will also assist in the preparation of the younger students for outreach performance work. The candidate must have qualifications at the highest level from one of the major Russian schools. The candidate will have danced the major classical and Soviet roles on the Russian stage and will have trained with highly regarded teachers. Teaching experience is essential for this position. The candidate should have a further degree in the teaching of the Russian system of classical ballet and a profound knowledge of the theatre arts. The candidate will understand Russian posture, port de bras and foot work. The individual must be able to direct and demonstrate in this system, analyse and explain the fundamentals of the Russian Ballet technique, to assist in inspiring the young students to work towards their goal of becoming classical ballet dancers. Choreographic abilities in line with the technical Russian syllabus are essential. Please send application letter and CV FAO: Harriet Pickering to email@example.com
The Company TANZLIN.Z of the Landestheater Linz - artistic director Mei Hong Lin - is auditioning for experienced and versatile female and male dancers with a strong classical and contemporary technique as well as good improvisation skills for the 2018/19 season. The audition will take place on 4th February 2018. Participation is by invitation only. To apply, please send CV, photo and short dance video in advance by email to: TanzLinz@landestheater-linz.at. Application deadline: 14th January 2018. Salary € 1.778,55/month; 14x/year; pre-tax. Depending on the qualification and professional experience of the applicant the salary is up to negotiation. Traveling expenses can not be reimbursed.
TANZMAINZ – AUDITION 27 - 29 January 2018
For next season 2018/19 tanzmainz, the contemporary dance company of Staatstheater Mainz (Germany), is looking for female dancers with a very strong level of contemporary and classical technique. tanzmainz (Director: Honne Dohrmann) works exclusively with international guest choreographers such as Guy Weizman & Roni Haver, Sharon Eyal, Koen Augustijnen, Guy Nader and Maria Campos among others. The company comprises 21 dancers, that have to be versatile, able to perform many choreographic styles and possess improvisational skills. A minimum of 3 years of professional stage experience is required. Please send your application (CV, photo, motivation letter and showreel) until December 10, 2017, to Maria Eckert firstname.lastname@example.org Participation by invitation only. www.tanzmainz.com
THE LEIPZIG BALLET
The Leipzig Ballet, artistic director Mario Schröder, requires dancers for the 2018/19 season. A high level in both classical and modern dance (with pointe work) is required. The audition will take place on Sunday, February 25th, 2018, 11.00 a.m. (ladies) and 2:00 p.m. (gentlemen) in the Opera Leipzig. To apply, please follow the link https://www.oper-leipzig.de/en/das-leipziger-ballett/audition and fill out the application form. (Deadline is February 22nd, 2018.) You will be notified by e-mail.
Staatsballett Berlin - incoming general artistic directors Johannes Öhman and Sasha Waltz - are looking for classical and contemporary dancers. Auditions, by invitation only, will be held on 27 January and 10 March 2018. To apply, please register at www.stageaxis.com
Stuttgart Ballet - designated artistic director Tamas Detrich - is holding an audition for female and male dancers for the 2018/19 season. The company’s extremely diverse repertory ranges from classical, neoclassical and contemporary to new work. Each season includes major international tours. Dancers should have a classical technique of the highest standard as well as training in contemporary dance and strong partnering skills. Height requirements: Female: 165 – 171 cm/Male: 180 –190 cm. Selected dancers will be invited to perform a classical variation which they have prepared in advance (please bring your music with you on a CD). The audition, by invitation only, will be held on 4 February 2018. Please send your full CV (including age, height, weight) as well as recent photos (head shot and full body shot in classical ballet poses). Please also send a link of your videos (ladies on pointe). Please send all information to: email@example.com (Attachments should not be larger than 4 MB; please do not send videos via email.) www.stuttgart-ballet.de
Northern Ballet – artistic director David Nixon - is looking for male and female dancers. Applicants should be open-minded, creative and imaginative, with strong classical technique and pointe work, exceptional partnering skills and strength. A closed audition, by invitation only, will be held in Leeds on Sunday, 28 January 2018. Please submit a full CV (which must include height, weight, date of birth and nationality), recent full-length classical dance photos and DVD/film of centre class work in leotard/tights (ladies en pointe), showing long combinations both sides of adage, pirouettes, small and large jumps, a travelling combination and optional contemporary solo (no costumes please) to: firstname.lastname@example.org or Kirsty Airlie, Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA by Monday, 15 January 2018. www.northernballet.com
PALUCCA UNIVERSITY OF DANCE DRESDEN
The Palucca University of Dance Dresden, Germany is looking to hire a teacher of classical ballet. Starting from the winter semester 2018/2019, the full-time position is initially for a two-year duration. The position includes teaching ballet for the Professional Dance Programmes. In particular, the future employee should be specialised in the training of female students of all levels. Applications with photo, full curriculum vitae, including past professional artistic and pedagogical experience, together with copies of all diplomas and qualifications are accepted until the deadline of the 31 December 2017 at email@example.com. Further information: www.palucca.eu/en/current_events/vacancies.html
Gauthier Dance - Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart - artistic director Eric Gauthier - is looking for two ballet masters from 1 June 2018 - full-time positions, fixed-term contracts. The job profile includes supporting the company on tour and teaching class and daily rehearsals. Please send applications by email to: Lisa.Beck@theaterhaus.com
DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET JUNIOR COMPANY
Dutch National Ballet Junior Company - artistic director Ted Brandsen; artistic coordinator Ernst Meisner - are looking for strong, classically trained dancers who will be graduating this year or next year. Minimum height: female 1.65 m; male 1.80 m. To apply, please visit operaballet.nl/auditions/ballet and complete your application online. Application deadline: 15 December 2017. Participation by pre-selection only. Selected dancers will receive an invitation.
VICTOR ULLATE FUNDACIÓN BALLET
Victor Ullate Fundación Ballet will be holding an audition for soloist dancers - two female and two male (minimum age 20) on 6 March 2018, 10.30, at Teatros del Canal, c/Cea Bermúdez 1, Madrid, Spain. Please send CV, video link and photo to firstname.lastname@example.org. www.victorullateballet.com
BALLET NICE MEDITERRANEE
Ballet Nice Méditerranée - artistic director Eric Vu-An - is looking for male and female dancers for soloist and corps positions; contracts will start from 1 March 2018. Strong classical technique and stage experience are required.?An audition will be held on 12 February 2018. To apply please complete the registration form on www.opera-nice.org and send your CV, pictures and video material to email@example.com Successful applicants will be notified by email. Application deadline: 31 January 2018.
AJKUN BALLET THEATRE
Ajkun Ballet Theatre will be holding auditions in Milan, London, Los Angeles and Chicago in February 2018 and in New York City in March 2018. DVDs being accepted now. For more information visit www.ajkunbt.org. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 646 202 1852.
Skånes Dansteater invites professional dancers with strong contemporary dance technique and solid musicality, with a deep interest in ensemble work and strong personal integrity and stage presence to audition for the 2018/19 season. We are searching for dancers for yearly or production based contracts. Auditions will be held at Skånes Dansteater, Östra Varvsgatan 13A, Malmö, Sweden on January 27–28, 2018. Audition by invitation only. Skånes Dansteater is a contemporary repertory company based in Malmö, Sweden. We present 80 performances, in Malmö and on tour, and 150 community activities annually. The theatre consists of 40 persons, of which 16 are dancers. Complete your application on https://www.skanesdansteater.se/en/page/work-skanes-dansteater Deadline for applications: December 3, 2017.
Gauthier Dance – Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart – artistic director Eric Gauthier - is holding an audition for female and male dancers with a strong classical and contemporary technique and a minimum of two years’ professional experience on Sunday, 14 January 2018, 11:00. Participation by invitation only. To apply, please send CV and photo in advance of the audition by email to: audition@Theaterhaus.com. Theaterhaus Stuttgart, c/p Gauthier Dance, Siemenstr.11, 70469 Stuttgart, Germany.
QUORUM BALLET - OPEN AUDITION – MALE DANCERS
Quorum Ballet is holding open auditions for male dancers on 13 December 2017 (Wednesday) from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm in Studio 1 of Recreios da Amadora Avenida Santos Matos nº2, 2765 Venteira, Amadora, Portugal (next to the train station of Amadora in the Sintra train line, 15 minutes from Lisbon). Please send your CV and Photo to produção@quorumballet.com until 11 December 2017. For more Info - email@example.com Tel: +351 91 4028841.
STATE OPERA PLOVDIV, BULGARIA
State Opera Plovdiv, Bulgaria, is looking for ballet dancers – male and female - corps de ballet, soloists and principal, for classical ballet productions and tours under the program "Plovdiv - European Capital of Culture 2019" in 2018 and 2019. Dancers must have a strong classical technique and must be able to meet the challenges of the major classical ballet titles. A standard salary over 24 months is offered with an option for bonuses and permanent engagement after 2019. The audition will be held on 9 Dec 2017. For details: www.operaplovdiv.bg
STAATSTHEATER BALLETT NURNBERG
Staatstheater Ballett Nürnberg – ballet director Goyo Montero – is looking for male and female soloists for the 2018/19 season. An excellent level in classical and contemporary technique and experience of minimum 2 years in professional dance is required. Please send application with CV, dance pictures/videos and headshot to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for applications: 17 December 2017. www.staatstheater.nuernberg.de
WROCLAW OPERA BALLET
Wroclaw Opera Ballet, Poland, is seeking soloists, coryphées and corps de ballet artists for the 2017-2018 season. To apply, please send CV, photos and video links to email@example.com www.opera.wroclaw.pl/
NORRDANS - MALE AND FEMALE DANCERS
Norrdans is looking for dancers (male and female) for the season 2018 – 2019. We are interested in dancers that can combine a strong contemporary technique with a strong personality and stage presence. We require at least three years of documented professional experience as a dancer.Norrdans is based in Härnösand, in the north of Sweden. On our repertory we have choreographies from established heavyweights within contemporary dance as well of new talents from all over the world. The international ensemble tours frequently in Sweden and internationally. Audition will take place at Balettakademien in Stockholm, Sweden, February 4th 2018 from 9am to 6pm (class, repertoire, talk). We only accept application via our application form on our webpage www.norrdans.se Deadline for submitting your application is November 30th 2017. Participation by invitation only.
ATLANTIC BALLET OF CANADA
Atlantic Ballet Atlantique Canada, Artistic Director Igor Dobrovolskiy is looking for additional male or female dancers for the 2017-2018 Season. Dancers must have strong classical technique and be of high soloist standard. The company has a principal focus on new creations, therefore, dancers must be flexible and able to adapt to new and varied choreography. Atlantic Ballet Atlantique Canada tours nationally and internationally. A competitive salary over 40 weeks is offered. Dancers may send CV, photos and web link of recent work to firstname.lastname@example.org. attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.
THE NATIONAL MORAVIAN - SILESIAN THEATRE
The National Moravian - Silesian Theatre is looking for female dancers for the 2017/2018 season. The artistic director of the NMST is looking for female dancers for the positions: soloist and corps de ballet with soloist obligations - with excellent dance technique and stage experience. To apply for the audition please visit www.ndm.cz
POLISH NATIONAL BALLET
Polish National Ballet – artistic director Krzysztof Pastor (resident choreographer of the Dutch National Ballet) - is looking for new male and female soloists and corps de ballet dancers, for the season 2017-18, with strong classical and contemporary technique. Minimum height for male dancers: 1.78 m. Maximum height for female dancers: 1.75 m. An audition, by invitation only, will be held at the Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, Poland. Please submit a CV including birth date, height in cm, weight in kg, education, competitions, awards, main roles, work experience etc. and several photos: headshot and dance photos (in separate files). It is also recommended that you send a link to a video recording uploaded on the internet. The photo and video material should be a current representation, within a year’s time. Please note that the size of the application should not exceed 5 MB. Only full applications will be evaluated by the management of the company. Please submit to: The Polish National Ballet, Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera, Plac Teatralny 1, 00-950 Warsaw, Poland. Tel: +48 22 69 20 373. email: email@example.com For further information please visit: http://teatrwielki.pl/en/the-theatre/polish-national-ballet/
SERBIAN NATIONAL BALLET
Serbian National Theatre Ballet, based in Novi Sad, Republic of Serbia, is looking for professional female ballet dancers/soloists who have danced leading roles in the classical ballet repertoire, including Odette/Odile, Giselle and Princess Aurora. Interested ballet dancers/soloists should send the following: brief CV in PDF or Word format (education, previous engagements, roles, awards); one photo (up to 1 MB); up to 4 photos from ballet performances (up to 1 MB); clips from performances, i.e. links to the video clips, to: firstname.lastname@example.org. For more info visit: www.snp.org.rs
Company WORLDSTARS, the organizer of the ballet stars gala concerts and performances in Latvia, Sweden and Norway, is looking for female and male soloists and principal dancers for the 2017/18 season. Please send your video and CV: email@example.com Info: www.etoileballetgala.com
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
Cirque du Soleil is seeking professional dancers for its current and upcoming creations. All disciplines sought including classical, contemporary, hip hop, breakdance, jazz and tap. For upcoming auditions please visit cirquedusoleil.com.jobs