Ballet Auditions

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Ballet 2021 in Yerevan, Armenia, is seeking strong and versatile male and female professional dancers for 28–38 week contracts, starting October 20. Applicants must be classically trained and have classical and contemporary performing experience. To apply, please send CV, dance photo, headshot and video link(s) to: ballet2021@gmail.com.

Application deadline: September 19 

Minimum video audition requirements: two classical variations (including codas) and two contemporary ballets – one fast, one slow (no less than two minutes each).

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Jean Ann Ryan Productions is holding auditions in London, Paris and New York for Six-Star Cruise Lines.

 

September 11 - Open Call

Pineapple Studios, 7 Langley Street, London

9:00 am: Male and female dancers

1:00 pm: Male and female singers

 

September 16 - Open Call

Ecolé du Spectacle Espace Lauriston, 74 bis rue Lauriston, Paris

1:00-4:00 pm

 

September 25 - Open Call

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue, 4th Floor, New York

10:00 am: Male and female dancers

12:00 pm: Male and female singers

For more information, visit facebook.com/JeanAnnRyanProductions or e-mail castingdirector@jarproductions.com

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Wheatland Dance Theater, located in the western suburbs of Chicago, IL, is auditioning dancers for its inaugural production of The Nutcracker. We are looking for four male dancers and one principal couple. Dancers are paid by the show, and a travel allowance/per diem will be available. Rehearsals start at the end of September and will be held once a week on Saturdays and/or Sundays. Please submit your DVD and resumé by September 5th to info@plainfielddanceacademy.com or call 630-818-7313 and ask for Askar Alimbetov or Corinne Alimbetov.

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Connect the Dots Dance Company in Washington, DC, is holding auditions for its 2014 production of The Nutcracker. Dancers are paid a $300 stipend, with rehearsals held once a week. Auditions will be held September 6 and 7 from 4 pm-6 pm. Please contact Amber Shriver at connectthedotsdancecompany@gmail.com to register.

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Proia Dance Project is an exciting new company forming in Atlanta, Georgia. Led by artistic director Alexandre Proia, PDP is a laboratory for new choreography and compositions, from the abstract to the sensorial. It aims to create conversations among the art communities through mixed media, humor and visual arts.

Seeking dancers with strong classical and contemporary technique, and men with excellent partnering skills. (Pointework required for women.)

The audition will take place on August 23 at 3pm.
Dance 101
2480 Briarcliff Rd NE, Suite 11
Atlanta GA 30329
(404) 542-3887

For questions please message PDP at:
www.facebook.com/proiadanceproject

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BHdos, Ballet Hispanico’s Second Company, is holding open auditions on Monday, August 25th. BHdos provides a mentorship opportunity for pre-professional dancers to hone their craft with the nation’s leading Latino dance organization. BHdos performs for school and community audiences throughout New York City and is a catalyst for a professional dance career. Paid performance opportunities available.

We are seeking male and female dancers ages 18-25 with strong classical and contemporary technique. Download our audition flyer here.

Audition details:
When: Monday, August 25th  from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm (registration begins at 11:00 am).
Where: Ballet Hispanico. Enter through the Stephen Gaynor School at 148 W 90th Street, New York, NY 10024

 

Dancers must bring current headshots and resumes to the audition, or email them in advance to fmcabrera@ballethispanico.org.

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TheEdwardMorganBallet is seeking male and female ballet dancers of all ethnicities, ages 18-30. Rehearsals begin August 18th for upcoming performances in NYC. Featuring the classical choreography of Edward Morgan, former principal of the Joffrey Ballet in NYC, director of Joffrey’s second company from 1995 to 1997, and choreographer of the successful television dance show, ClubMTV. Looking especially for versatile dancers with high energy, clean technique and expression.  Edward Morgan’s company had been described in The New York Times as,  "luminous, joyous dance," "intensely charismatic,"  and a "blaze of high spirits." Contact Robert Brown at 212-582-1941. Pay. www.edwardmorganballet.org

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Male and female dancers wanted for Pointe Barre LONDON event series. "Exotic Ballet with an Urban Twist,"  Pointe Barre is a six-part event series hosted in New York City from March-August and in London, UK, from September-February. All events are held on the last Thursday of every month.

The events are truly unique. We hold them at different locations, with world premier choreography each month. We have created a new stages for ballet dancers of diverse backgrounds and created an avenue for the art form of Ballet to be easily accessible to diverse audiences in intimate, non traditional settings.

Dancers must have strong ballet foundation, with other dance styles a plus. Female dancers must have some pointe work experience; male dancers must have strong partnering skills. This is a paid position. Send headshot, CV and a short video clip to pointebarre@gmail.com.

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Female dancers wanted for Pointe Barre NYC Season 1 Finale Production. "Exotic Ballet with an Urban Twist,"  Pointe Barre is a six-part event series hosted in New York City from March–August and in London, UK, from  September–February. All events are held on the last Thursday of every month. These events are truly unique and are held at different locations, with world premier choreography each month. We have created a new stages for ballet dancers of diverse backgrounds and created an avenue for ballet to be easily accessible to diverse audiences in intimate, non traditional settings.

Dancers must have a strong ballet foundation with some pointe work experience, other dance styles a plus. This is a paid position.
Audition dates:
Monday, August 11, 2014 at 7pm

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 7pm

Register by sending a head shot, resume and video link dancing en pointe to pointebarre@gmail.com with your name and preferred audition date as the subject line.

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The School of Ballet Arizona in Phoenix is holding an audition for the David Hallberg Scholarship for Boys. The scholarship pays for tuition and supplies to Ballet AZ and is based on talent and/or financial need. Applicants must be ages 13 and up.

Applications for the scholarship are due August 16. The audition will be held at the School of Ballet Arizona on August 23, 2014, from 3:00–4:30pm. Recipients will be notified immediately after the audition. Please call (602) 381-0188 or visit balletaz.org/school/ for more information.

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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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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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Physique 57 is offering high-energy, dynamic instructors the opportunity to bring the most effective fitness program in NYC and LA to Dubai, UAE. Physique 57 is a growing, internationally renowned fitness company that operates five upscale, full-service exercise studios nationally. The company offers a unique, specialized exercise experience that has captured the attention of women worldwide.

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
• Possess superior client relations and retention skills
• International work or touring experience or study abroad a plus

Offer:
• Competitive pay
• Excellent benefits
• Assistance with housing and all relocation matters including work authorizations, travel arrangements and concierge services
• Be part of an emerging global fitness brand
• 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.