Grand Audition in Brussels, 2016. Photo: Emma Kauldhar
Auditions & Jobs
To apply for any of the following auditions or vacancies, please submit applications directly to the company - not to Dance Europe!


for high quality shows on the TUI Cruises Mein Schiff fleet – October 21st, 2017 at 10am. Professional male and female dancers with excellent skills in ballet, strong background in modern and jazz, experience in musical and /or show and the ability to learn choreography quickly and precisely. Contracts are 6 Months on the vessel, and prior to that a 6 to 8 weeks paid rehearsal period in our studios in Berlin. OPEN CALL, but send CV, and Photos (max. 2MB) to, Audition will take place in: CDC centre de Dansa Catalunia, Carrer Modern, 28, 08902 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona.

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, 26 November 2017 at 11 a.m. (ladies) and 2:00 p.m. (gentlemen) in the Opera Leipzig. To apply, please follow the link and fill out the application form. Deadline is 16 November 2017. Successful applicants will be notified by email.

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 Deadline for submitting your application is November 30th 2017. Participation by invitation only.

Penguins, Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Cahoots NI (director Paul Mc Eneany and choreographer Carlos Pons Guerra) male dancers required for Penguins, a new children’s dance theatre production coproduced by Cahoots NI, Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Prime Theatre, directed by Paul Mc Eneaney and choreographed by Carlos Pons Guerra, for a 4-week creation and production period at Birmingham Repertory Theatre in starting on 8th January 2018, followed by a UK and Northern Ireland tour throughout February-March 2018.  Based on the true story of two male penguins in a New York City zoo that hatched an egg and became a family, this heart-warming production will introduce children to diverse families, touring the UK, Northern Ireland and abroad in 2018.  We are looking for two male dancers with a minimum of three years’ professional experience, with excellent contemporary dance and physical theatre skills, good partnering, unique personalities and warm presence. Experience in children’s theatre/dance and narrative work very welcome. Skills in acrobatics, circus, classical dance and acting a plus, but not obligatory. Preferred heights: 1.75m onwards. An audition, by invitation only, will take place on October 24th from 17.00-20.00, at Birmingham Repertory Theatre. To apply, please email full CV including headshot and video link, with an expression of interest, to Emma Wilson, at Cahoots NI:, no later than October 22nd. All contracts to follow equity standards of pay, covering travel and accommodation. All candidates must be able to live, work and move freely in the EU. Please email for more information.

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 attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.

Friday 24th November 2017, 12.00pm Pineapple Dance Studios
Janet Lewis MBE, Director of English Youth Ballet, requires a male and female principal dancer for 2018. EYB tours the regional theatres of the UK performing a classical ballet repertory with large casts. The position suits experienced professional dancers over 25 years with a strong technique who can meet the challenges of the major classical ballet roles.   Some teaching experience an advantage.Contract from mid January – November 2018. Please forward photos and a bBiography for consideration to:


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  

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: Info:  

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

(Position Number: 0006582) The Division of Dance invites nominations and applications for the position of associate/full professor and chair. This position is an opportunity to be involved in the on-going shaping of innovative, dynamic curriculum and performance practice. Strong leadership skills and teaching experience are essential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds. Extraordinary candidates at the associate/full professor levels will be considered. Minimum qualifications: Terminal degree or significant professional accomplishment in the field; minimum of 3 years administrative experience; expertise to teach courses in one or more areas of the Dance curriculum; and demonstrated creative/scholarly achievement. Preferred qualifications: Experience that includes: a strong record of administrative leadership at the level of chair or higher; curriculum development; performance and production management; integrating engaged pedagogies and new technologies into curriculum; strategic planning; recruitment; and fund raising. Position begins July 1, 2018. Application: Please submit the following: letter of application highlighting qualifications, complete curriculum vitae, links to choreography and/or performance, three letters of recommendation. The Division uses Interfolio By Committee for applications and digital uploads. Use the following link to apply and upload materials: Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017. To ensure full consideration for the position, the application must be received by October 31, 2017, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. The committee will notify applicants of the employment decision after the position is filled. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.SMU will not discriminate in any program or activity on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity and expression. The Executive Director for Access and Equity/Title IX Coordinator is designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies and may be reached at the Perkins Administration Building, Room 204, 6425 Boaz Lane, Dallas, TX 75205, 214-768-3601,

The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of Practice in Ballet Technique. USC Kaufman seeks a collaborative, dynamic and innovative artist-scholar to teach all levels of ballet technique for undergraduate dance majors, non-majors, and minors. Successful candidates will have significant professional and/or university-level experience in teaching ballet technique, men’s ballet technique, classical male variations, classical partnering and contemporary partnering as well as teaching and/or staging classical and/or contemporary masterworks. Experience in teaching other areas of dance is desirable but not required. Starting date: August 15, 2018. Initial appointment will be for a period of three years. Renewal beyond the initial period of appointment is possible, but not guaranteed. Review of applications to begin September 15, 2017 and continues until the position is filled. To learn more and to submit an application online, please visit: For additional information, please visit our website and/or contact