Notices (up to 40 words) for auditions, jobs and paid employment within the dance industry should be submitted for possible inclusion in the JUNE 2015 magazine and website postings by 5 MAY 2015. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. When your vacancies are filled, let us know so that we can remove your notice. Thank you for your co-operation. We strongly advise those wishing to audition to confirm details with the company concerned before traveling. Please check if a work permit is required. N.B. To apply for any of the following auditions or vacancies, please submit applications directly to the company concerning - not to Dance Europe!
Audition for the season 2015/2016
The ballet company of TLT Innsbruck – director: Enrique Gasa Valga – is looking for dancers (f/m) with an excellent classical and good contemporary technique. Point shoes are required. Minimum height for male dancers: 175cm. The audition will be on Saturday, May 9th 2015 at 11.00 a.m. and on Sunday, May 10th 2015 at 11.00 a.m. Please let us know which of the two days you prefer and send a current CV and stage picture to: Tiroler Landestheater, Ballettdirektion, Rennweg 2
A-6020 Innsbruck (Austria) - Martine Reyn email@example.com. The Audition is by invitation only.
English National Ballet School - Male Ballet Tutor - £36,298 p.a F/T
English National Ballet School is looking for a Male Ballet Tutor to join our teaching faculty from September 2015. You will teach clasical Ballet, Pas de Deux, Variations and Repertoire to male students in the Senior School, and to students on our Summer/Outreach Courses. You will play a major role in the technical training, educational and pastoral care of the students at the School. We are looking for an experienced tutor who can take up this exciting opportunity and thrive in a demanding teaching role. You must be able to work well as part of a team and deliver excellent ballet training in an extremely rewarding environment. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be expected to uphold the policies and procedures of the School, be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check and further checks to comply with Ofsted recruitment regulations. Closing date for applications is 5pm, Friday 15 May 2015. Interviews / teaching assessments will take place during the first two weeks of June. Please send your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Opéra national de Paris
Director of dance Benjamin Millepied - will be holding an audition for corps de ballet dancers (permanent and temporary posts) on 6 July 2015 at the Palais Garnier in Paris. The audition is open to both women and men aged from 16 to 26 years old. A preselection will be made. To apply, please send a letter, a CV, a full-length photo and a video in a variation from the classical repertoire (en pointe for women) to: Opéra national de Paris, Palais Garnier, Secrétariat de la direction de la Danse, 8 rue Scribe, 75009 Paris, France. Full details about the audition will be sent to selected candidates one month beforehand. For any further questions, please contact the secretary of the Direction de la Danse - Tel: +33 (0)1 40 01 24 24. Closing date for applications: 28 May 2015.
Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada
Artistic Director Igor Dobrovolskiy is looking for male and female dancers for the 2015-2016 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 Theatre of Canada tours nationally and internationally. A competitive salary over 40 weeks is offered . Dancers may send CV, photos and DVD or web link of recent work to email@example.com. attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy .
Compañía Nacional de Danza - artistic director José Carlos Martíinez
CND, based in Madrid, is looking for male and female corps de ballet dancers, with good classical and contemporary technique, for the 2015-16 season. Audition: 17 May 2015. For more information please: email - firstname.lastname@example.org
The Polish National Ballet
Director Krzysztof Pastor, resident choreographer of the Dutch National Ballet in Amsterdam - is looking for new male and female soloists and corps de ballet dancers with strong classical and contemporary technique for the 2015-2016 season. Age between 19 and 28. Minimum height for male dancers: 1.78 m. Maximum height for female dancers: 1.75 m. An audition, by invitation only, will be held in Warsaw on 31 May 2015 at 11:00: class and short workshop with Krzysztof Pastor. Please submit a professional 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 to 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. All must be submitted by 20 April 2015 to: The Polish National Ballet, Teatr Wielki, Plac Teatralny 1, 00-950 Warsaw, Poland Tel: +48 22 69 20 373, email: email@example.com Only full applications will be evaluated by the Management of the company. Those invited will be notified by 30 April 2015. www.polskibaletnarodowy.pl
Ballet du Capitole
Director Kader Belarbi - has vacancies for a female soloist and male corps de ballet for the 2015-16 season. Candidates must have a very high technical level in classical and contemporary dance, and also have a good line, feet and extensions. The audition will comprise class and a classical variation (girls on pointe). Private auditions only will be held. To apply, please send your application including CV, photos and DVD or video link only by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for applications: 13 June 2015.
The Norwegian National Ballet
is looking to employ a ballet master / mistress for a one year period starting in August 2015. The Norwegian National Ballets repertoire is a combination of full length classical works, neo classical and contemporary works. To Apply click HERE
Amsterdam based FUSION Dance Theater Company de KISS moves
is holding an audition (19-20 & 21th of June 2015) for its upcoming +-8 month project (Rehearsals Aug./ Sept. ’15 &Tour Sept. ‘15 –Apr. ‘16): Our 10 Year Jubilee Tour will tour around The Netherlands. We are searching for well trained female & male professional dancers & apprentices, with strong physical abilities and theatrical presence who can adapt to new forms and styles of movement and are experienced in and/or open for different kind of dance techniques: Urban, Classical Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Folk, All-round. Please send CV + 2 photos to: email@example.com Deadline for applications: 15 June 2015. Only for dancers with a EU working visa. Visit: www.dekissmoves.com (We also offer flab international fusion workshop / audition prep. From the 15 - 18 June).
The New Zealand School of Dance
is looking for an experienced and inspirational contemporary dance tutor. This is a full-time position in Wellington, New Zealand from January 2016. The tutor will join the School's contemporary dance faculty principally teaching students of the full-time course, with occasional teaching on outreach programmes.The tutor will be responsible for: planning, coordination and realisation of a teaching programme; ensuring high standards and delivery of quality education; coaching, mentoring and evaluation of students; contributing to course content, including allied subjects; development of the course and school's profile and networks. The ideal candidate will have: exceptional technique teaching at the highest level. Including: strong floor work with clear muscular alignment; strong partnering skills; tumbling, aerial and strength work; facilitating creativity and compositional skills; repertoire; extensive experience as a professional contemporary dancer and/or choreographer; knowledge of creative processes in the industry and relevant education techniques; academic qualification in relevant field; current industry knowledge and contacts; a commitment to safe dance practise; great personality - a team player and inspirational teacher Shortlisted candidates will be invited to spend two weeks as a guest tutor at NZSD during 2015. Please outline your availability for this. To make an expression of interest please send a cover letter and CV by 5pm Wednesday 1 April 2015. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org. www.nzschoolofdance.ac.nz
Norwegian National Ballet
The Norwegian National Ballet is currently looking for a Ballet master / mistress for the 15/16 season. Applicants should have a strong background in classical and contemporary ballet. More information about the position can be found here.
The National Moravian - Silesian Theatre is looking for male and female dancers.
The artistic director of the ballet company of The National Moravian - Silesian Theatre is looking for male and female dancers for season 2015/20016 with strong classical and contemporary dance technique. The height requirement is at least 180 cm for men and 165 cm for womem. For application please go to www.ndm.cz
Artistic director/choreographer Johannes Wieland - is looking for dancers with very strong contemporary technique, improvisation/acting skills and professional experience for full and guest contracts. Please send application by email with CV, short letter of motivation (max. 1 page) and photo by 1 May 2015 to email@example.com. Auditions, by invitation only, will be held at the Uferstudios Berlin, Studio 1, Uferstrasse 8/23, 13357 Berlin on 9 & 10 May, 11:00 - 22:00. Callbacks on 11 May, 11:00 - 22:00 & 12 May, 11:00 - 15:00, and at the Staatstheater Kassel, Friedrichplatz 15, 34117 Kassel, on 15, 16, 17 May (times tba). www.staatstheater-kassel-de
AUDITIONS for the 2015-16 season to take place in early Spring 2015
The Hong Kong Ballet is one of the premier classical ballet companies in Asia with an identity and multiculturalism that fully reflects the unique vitality of Hong Kong. Artistic Director Madeleine Onne leads the Company’s artistic team of over 40 dancers from around the world. The Hong Kong Ballet’s repertoire performed both at home and abroad, combines 19th century classics to 21st century acclaimed contemporary works and newly commissioned ballets. We seek dancers with strong classical and modern technique. We welcome applications for the Corps de Ballet, Soloists or Principals. We will audition dancers of any nationality or ethnicity. The auditions take place during the spring 2015. Auditions will be held in London and New York for dancers at the soloist and principal level only. A 12 month contract for the 2015/16 season would start from July 2015. For more details, visit www.hkballet.com
Moxie Contemporary Ballet - the Pacific Northwest’s new contemporary ballet company directed by Gina Candland - is now holding apprentice and company auditions on 15 July 2015 and 8 August 2015 for male and female dancers. Competitive salary, paid 40-42 week touring contracts available. Audition will include ballet, pointe, improvisation, partnering, interview. Please bring a current headshot, resume and $25 audition fee. Pre-registration is required and begins 1 March 2015. Please complete the online form on www.MoxieContemporaryBallet.org