Auditions and Jobs

Auditions and Jobs
Audiciones y bolsa de empleo

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Notices (up to 50 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 May 2014 magazine and website postings is 5 April 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!

THE SLOVENIAN NATIONAL BALLET
in Ljubljana is looking for new soloists and corps the ballet dancers with strong classical and contemporary technique. The audition will be held in the Slovenian National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana on 19th June 2014 at 12:00. Please send your applicaion with CV, photos and links to: claudia.sovre@balet.si Tel: +386 31 336 228

ARTISTIC TEACHER & PROGRAMME MANAGER
Circa £50,000. Upper School at Covent Garden, London. An exciting new role has been created to support our newly appointed Artistic Director, Christopher Powney, who joins us from April 2014. With a teaching timetable and management duties, you will play a pivotal role helping to shape and deliver the artistic programme for students aged 16-19 years. As this is a new post, we are seeking someone with a flexible approach to balancing studio/management time along with the ability to build strong relationships and promote and articulate our vision both internally and to the wider dance community. Please see our website for further details and how to apply www.royalballetschool.org The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and further pre-employment checks to comply with boarding school recruitment regulations. Deadline for Applications: 10am, Monday 5 May 2014.

THE ROYAL NEW ZEALAND BALLET IS LOOKING FOR A NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Based in Wellington, the Royal New Zealand Ballet is New Zealand’s premier arts company. Over the past three years under the leadership of Ethan Stiefel, Artistic Director, and Amanda Skoog, Managing Director, the company has reached new heights. Ethan Stiefel completes his term on 1 September 2014. The RNZB Board is seeking an inspirational and dynamic individual to carry this momentum forward and build on the company’s outstanding reputation for high quality creative work. The RNZB is a company of 36 dancers, performing an eclectic repertoire of choreographic styles – from 19th century classics to 21st century contemporary works – for national and international audiences. To request information on submitting a formal expression of interest, contact Kat Sprowell, Board Secretary, kat@rnzb.org.nz, +64 4 381 9006. Expressions of interest will be received until 30 April 2014 and will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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

De Theaterschool – AHK in Amsterdam is looking for an Artistic Director for the School for New Dance Development (1.0 FTE). The School for New Dance Development (SNDO, School voor Nieuwe Dansontwikkeling in Dutch), is a full time four-year professional course that leads to the diploma Bachelor of Dance. The SNDO educates students to become choreographers/dance makers enabling them to contribute to the development of dance as an art form. At the SNDO teaching is considered a dialogue with the students. Students are not led into a certain artistic style, but are encouraged and challenged to follow their own path. The SNDO (www.sndo.nl) has built an international reputation and has students from many different nationalities. The majority of the 35-40 students at the school originate from outside the Netherlands. They come from more than 25 different countries, so that the school mirrors the international world of arts and culture at the beginning of the 21st century. The deadline for application is 15 April 2014. For more information and job description, please go to: www.ahk.nl

The Ballet of Saarland State Theater under the direction of Stijn Celis is looking for an experienced ballet pianist to start at the 2014/2015 season. Besides mastery of the piano and a significant sense of music and rhythm, the position as ballet pianist requires knowledge of classical ballet technique and the ability of improvising on the piano. In addition to that, we expect a large repertory and passion for music. Applicants for this position should be able to study new music titles and play variations and interpretations of these titles. Sensitivity and patience are also important characteristics.The employment on a 30 hours basis is governed by the collective agreement of German public theatres NV Bühne.Disabled persons with corresponding aptitude for the position will be favoured. Please send your application documents to the following address by 15th May 2014: Ballett des Saarländischen Staatstheaters, Schillerplatz 1, 66111 Saarbrücken, Germany Email: tanz@theater-saarbruecken.de We will return application documents only with a self-addressed stamped envelope.

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 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 is offered. Dancers may send CV, photos and DVD or web link of recent work to operations@atlanticballet.ca, attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.

The Polish National Ballet in Warsaw - director Krzysztof Pastor - is looking for new male and female soloists and corps de ballet dancers, with strong classical and contemporary technique for the 2014-2015 season. Minimum height for male dancers: 1.80 m. Maximum height for female dancers: 1.75 m. An audition, by invitation only, will be held in Warsaw on 1 June 2014, 13:00 - class and short workshop with Krzysztof Pastor. Please submit a full CV (which must include date of birth, nationality, height, weight, education, work experience, roles, address, and e-mail) with portrait, and classical dance photos. For soloists also a recent DVD. Candidates for soloist positions can arrange to have an alternate date for their audition. All must be submitted by the 15th of April, 2014 to: The Polish National Ballet, Teatr Wielki, Plac Teatralny 1, 00-950 Warsaw, Poland. Tel: +48 22 69 20 373, e-mail: balet@teatrwielki.pl

Sansha are looking for a sales representative for their new shop opening at 6 rue Coustou in Paris. 20 - 24 hours per a week contract. Fluency in French and English required. Applicants must be ballet enthusiasts and/or ballet dancers, contact us at 6ruecoustou@atelierduclassique.com / Dans le cadre de l'ouverture de notre nouvelle boutique 6 rue Coustou à Paris, nous recherchons une conseillère ou un conseiller de vente, pour contrat 20 à 24 heures par semaine. Anglais et Français courant. Vous êtes passionné(e) par la danse et/ou danseur classique, contactez-nous par e-mail à 6ruecoustou@atelierduclassique.com

Aalto Ballet Theatre Essen is looking for experienced male soloist with strong classical and modern technique (with a minimum height of 182 cm) for the season 2014/2015. Please, send an application with full CV, pictures and eventually video links to: ballettdirektion@tup-online.de . Audition only by invitation only.

CNT Ballet in Zagreb is looking for experienced dancers with strong classical technique, good partnering skills and strength, for the period January – June/July 2014. Please, send your application with ballet photos by email to : balet@hnk.hr

The Junior Company of the Dutch National Ballet, established on August 1, 2013, gives young dancers two years in which to gain performance experience at the highest level. The National Ballet Academy, part of de Theaterschool, offers ballet and dance education on a highly professional level. The Junior Company and the National Ballet Academy, are jointly looking for a professional PIANIST/ACCOMPANIST to accompany class, rehearsals and other dance classes within the Junior Company and the National Ballet Academy for a couple of hours a week. For more information about the function, the requirements, the offer and the procedure: www.het-ballet.nl/en/about-ballet/vacancies/