Auditions and Jobs

Auditions and Jobs
Audiciones y bolsa de empleo

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Notices (up to 40 words) for auditions, jobs and paid employment within the dance industry may be posted free of charge if received by the deadline. The deadline for possible inclusion in the August/September 2014 magazine and website postings is 5 July 2014. Listings are subject to space available and are included at the discretion of Dance Europe. If you have missed the deadline, or require an urgent posting, which is usually possible within a few hours, this can be arranged for a fee, paid by card on booking. Please contact Katie or Naresh at ads@danceeurope.net for more details.

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N.B. To apply for any of the following auditions or vacancies, please submit applications directly to the company concerning - not to Dance Europe!

OPEN AUDITIONS FOR WEST END MUSICAL
The Scottsboro Boys transfers to London’s West End this Autumn and the company are seeking a young male performer to play the role of Eugene. Playing age 13/14, height must be 5’9” or under, with role ethnicity African-American. Must dance well including good tap and solid vocal. Open audition on Monday 28th July 2014 in London (for the role of Eugene only - all other roles are now cast). For more information: http://www.jillgreencasting.org/open_auditions.html

The Paris Opera Ballet
will be holding an audition for dancers and corps de ballet (permanent and temporary posts) on 4 July 2014, at the Palais Garnier in Paris. Applications, with CV, should be sent to: Opéra national de Paris - Palais Garnier, Secrétariat de la Direction de la Danse, 8 rue Scribe, 75009 Paris, France. The audition is open to both women and men aged from 16 to 26 years old. Details concerning the progress of the audition will be given one month before. For any further queries, please contact the secretary of the Direction de la Danse on +33 (0)1 40 01 24 24. Closing date for applications: 19 June 2014.

Ballett Zürich
Artistic director Christian Spuck is seeking a male soloist. Requirements: minimum height 180 cm, broad repertoire of solo roles in classical and modern ballets. Please send CV, photos and dance videos to: audition@opernhaus.ch

Royal Ballet School of Antwerp
is looking for an artistic director to start in September 2014. Applicants should have extensive experience of the professional dance world as a classical dancer and dance teacher, and the skills to lead and coach a multidisciplinary team. For more information about this position, contact ann.van.dyck@so.antwerpen.be. See also www.koninklijke-balletschool-antwerpen.be.

Baltic Dance Theatre
is holding an open audition for professional dancers (male and female) and ballet school graduates in Gdańsk on 18 August 2014 (NB CHANGE OF DATE). To apply, please send an email with CV and photos (portrait and dance) to: Natalia Madejczyk: impresariat@operabaltycka.pl. Deadline for applications is 15 July 2014. Invitations will be sent to those selected on the basis of submitted applications. www.baltyckiteatrtanca.pl

English Youth Ballet - Female Principal Dancer
Director Janet Lewis MBE is looking for a female principal dancer capable of performing the leading roles in English Youth Ballet’s full length productions of Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Swan Lake, Coppelia, Nutcracker and our Ballet Virtuoso Company. The position is most suitable for an experienced dancer who has previously danced with a major company and who still wants to perform but with less touring pressures.It is a fabulous opportunity for the right person to dance principal roles while also exploring new avenues of teaching and choreography. In its 16th year, English Youth Ballet with up to 100 dancers in each cast, gives performances in the larger regional theatres. An established success, this award winning company’s standards of production have been praised by reviewers and audiences throughout the UK. Please express your interest by contacting EYB Office on email with CV and photos - misslewis@englishyouthballet.co.uk

Staatstheater Nuremberg
For the season 2014/2015 Goyo Montero, Director of the Nuremberg Ballet, is looking for a female soloist dancer. An excellent level in classical technique and experience of min 2 years in professional dance is required. Please send inscription with CV, dance pictures and headshot to ballett@staatstheater.nuernberg.de Staatstheater Nürnberg, Ballettdirektor Goyo Montero, Richard-Wagner-Platz 2-10, D-90443 Nürnberg www.staatstheater.nuernberg.de

Spellbound Contemporary Ballet
Mauro Astolfi Artistic Director - requires strong, versatile contemporary dancers , male and female aged 18+with strong ballet technique. The audition on 9 July 2014, 11 am, will comprise a ballet class and a choreographic workshop. Please send applications to: info@spellboundance.com or to c/o Daf Dance Arts Facult , via di Pietralata 159/a, Roma, Italy www.spellboundance.com

Ballet du Capitole
- director of dance Kader Belarbi - has vacancies for male and female soloists and female corps de ballet. Audition by invitation only, shortlisting on written application and video. Please send applications including CV, photos and video link to frederic.sellier@capitole.toulouse.fr. Audition for selected applicants will include a classical ballet class and classical variation (girls en pointe). Deadline for applications: 10 July 2014.

The Royal Conservatoire in The Hague, Netherlands,
is seeking to appoint a new Head of Dance (0,8 FTE) to commence at the start of the academic year 2014-15. For more information visit: www.koncon.nl/vacancies/dance.

Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada
- artistic director Igor Dobrovolskiy - is looking for male and female dancers for the 2014-2015 season. Dancers must have strong classical technique and be of high soloist standard. The company has a principle focus on new creations, and dancers must be flexible and able to adapt to new and varied choreography. Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada tours nationally and internationally. A competitive salary is offered. Dancers may send CV, photos and DVD or web link of recent work to: operations@atlanticballet.ca - attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.

WANTED TWO VAGANOVA GRADUATED TEACHERS FOR WELL ESTABLISHED AUSTRALIAN ACADEMY (35 years). MUST BE ABLE TO COMMENCE JULY 2014 Salary $54,000 Australian. Full airfares paid. Permanent ongoing job. 4 weeks fully paid Annual Holidays. Would suite couple. Wanted 2 teachers, ( 1 female and one male) teachers graduated from St. Petersburg (Vaganova) or Perm Academy. Must have teaching degree from preferably St.Petersburg. Applicants must be proficient at teaching Classical, Point Work, Partnering, Historic, Character, Repertoire .Must be able to teach students from 9 years of age upwards. Must be able to take full responsibility for 2 annual performances. Please send CV to The Director admin.rca@icloud.com