Auditions and Jobs
Audiciones y bolsa de empleo
Notices (up to 40 words) for auditions, jobs and paid employment within the dance industry should be submitted for possible inclusion in the APRIL 2015 magazine and website postings by 5 MARCH 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!
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 email@example.com. www.nzschoolofdance.ac.nz
Artistic director/choreographer Roberto Scafati is looking for dancers with a minimum of three years professional experience, a very strong classical and contemporary technique and the ability to improvise. The audition is by invitation only on 26 April 2015, 12:00 at the Theater Ulm Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz 1, 89073 Ulm. To apply, please send a video, CV and photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Theater Regensburg Tanz
Artistic director and chief choreographer Yuki Mori is seeking for the season 15/16 (NV- SR SOLO) male dancers with excellent classical and contemporary technique and a high level of dance and performance. Please send applications with CV, Portrait and full length body photo/ dance photo - combined into one document - to: email@example.com Individual audition by invitation only! Travel and accommodation costs can not be paid. Theater Regensburg Tanz, Bismarckplatz 7, 93047 Regensburg, Germany. Closing date: 31 March 2015.
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
West Australian Ballet
Artistic Director Aurelien Scannella – will be holding USA auditions, 17 April 2015. Male/female soloists and corps de ballet dancers with strong classical technique. To register your interest, please send your CV – photos and recent video – to firstname.lastname@example.org by 7 April 2015. Please specify in your email that you are applying for the NYC audition. Audition by invitation only. Applicants considered for audition will be notified by email and must be available to attend at Studio: Manhattan movement & arts center (MMAC). Address: 248 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023 at 11.00am – 2.00pm. Registration starts 10.00 am, 17 April 2015.
Les Ballets de France
Is currently looking for male and female corps de ballet and soloists dancers with strong classical technique for the 2015/2016 season. The audition will take place in Paris on April 16th, 2015. Please send CV, photos and Video link to: email@example.com Audition by invitation only. Closing date for applications is the 6th of April.
Aalto Ballett Essen
Artistic director Ben Van Cauwenbergh is looking for male and female dancers (solo/corps de ballet) with very strong classical and modern technique for the season 2015/2016. The audition will take place on the 21st of March 2015 at 12:00 a.m. in the Aalto Theatre – Opernplatz 10 in Essen. Audition by invitation only. Please send your application including curriculum vitae with photo, full body dancing picture and video links to firstname.lastname@example.org. Website - www.aalto-ballett-theater.de
Compagnie Octavio de la Roza – Lausanne
is looking for 1 soloist female dancer with excellent classical and contemporary background and a strong experience on stage. Minimum height required is 170 cm. The contract is from 1st March until 31 July 2015. Auditions will be by invitation and will take place in Lausanne as soon as possible. European citizens only or with a valid work permit will be considered. Please send your video links, CV and photos to email@example.com. Website - www.octaviodelaroza.com
Ballet Black Audition notice - Thursday 26th February 2015 - AMSTERDAM
We are looking for new dancers for our 2015/16. Candidates should have at least one year of experience in classical ballet and dancers with British or European passports (or permission to work in the United Kingdom) are preferred. Strong pointe work, partnering, pas de deux and acting skills are essential. This job will provide an exciting opportunity to create and perform in neo-classical works by choreographers including: Mark Bruce, Christopher Marney, Will Tuckett and Arthur Pita. Please apply by emailing your CV, ONE dance photograph and video clips to: firstname.lastname@example.org Contracts run from approximately September 2015 - July 2016. Auditions are by invitation only
The Royal Swedish Ballet
Artistic director Johannes Öhman - is seeking classical and contemporary dancers for its upcoming 2015-16 season. Auditions will be held on 27 - 28 February 2015 in New York City and on 7 - 8 March 2015 in Stockholm. Please apply at www.stageaxis.com. For more information visit www.operan.se
Gauthier Dance - Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart
Aartistic director Eric Gauthier - will be auditioning for female and male dancers with strong classical and contemporary technique and a minimum of two years professional experience on 8 March 2015, 11:00 at the Theaterhaus Stuttgart. Siemensstrasse 11 (subway U7 or U6 from Stuttgart Train Station, exit at Pragsattel). Participation by invitation only. To apply, please send CV and photo in advance of the audition by email to: kbbtanz@Theaterhaus.com
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
The Polish National Ballet
Artistic director Krzysztof Pastor – is seeking a ballet master to take up the responsability of teaching class and rehearsals. Candidates should have experience working with major companies and choreographers. Applicants should send their CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that applicants will be notified after 15 April 2015.
West Australian Ballet
is currently seeking an experienced male soloist dancer, with a strong classical technique. Minimum height required is 185cm and preferably available from 1 April 2015 or later. To apply, send your CV and video to email@example.com. For more information please visit: www.waballet.com.au/the-company/vacancies
Artistic director Tarek Assam is currently looking for a male dancer with a good contemporary and classical technique to start immediately for this season. Audition is by invitation only. Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Hong Kong Ballet
Artistic director Madeleine Onne - is seeking dancers with strong classical and modern technique. Applications for the corps de ballet, soloists or principals from dancers of any nationality or ethnicity welcomed. 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
Tanzcompagnie Gießen – Tarek Assam, Stadttheater Gießen, Germany
is looking for experienced dancers with excellent classical and contemporary technique for next season. The audition will take place on March 1st, 2015 at the studios of the Tanzcompagnie Gießen. Applications with CV and portrait should be sent to email@example.com Participation is by invitation only! Closing date for applications is the 26th of February.
West Australian Ballet
is currently seeking an experienced male Soloist dancer, with a strong classical technique. Minimum height required is 185cm and preferably available from 1 April 2015 or later. To apply, send your cv and video to firstname.lastname@example.org. See www.waballet.com.au/the-company/vacancies for more information.
The Leipzig Ballet
Artistic director Mario Schröder, requires dancers for the 2015/16 season. A high level in both classical and modern dance (with pointe work) is required. The audition will take place on Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 at 11 a.m. (ladies) and 1:30 p.m. (gentlemen) in the Opera Leipzig. To apply, please follow the link leipziger ballett and fill out the application form.
The Teatro alla Scala Foundation is holding an international competition for the corps de ballet positions in the Ballet Company of the Theatre. For more information visit: www.teatroallascal.org
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
San Francisco Ballet
Artistic director Helgi Tomasson - is seeking experienced, classically trained, male principal dancers. Applicants must be at least six feet tall. Please send CV, photos and video sample to: Auditions@sfballet.org
Víctor Ullate Ballet Comunidad de Madrid will be auditioning for two male and two female soloists, minimum age 20 years, on 28 February 2015, 10:30 at the Teatros del Canal, c/Cea Bermúdez, 1, Madrid, Spain. Please send CV, video and photo to: email@example.com
Scottish Dance Theatre - artistic director Fleur Darkin - is looking for creative and versatile male and female dancers with a minimum of three years performance experience since graduation. Candidates should possess strong technical and performance skills and a broad experience including ballet, contemporary dance, improvisation and contact work. Full-time contracts from Summer 2015. For application details please visit https://scottishdancetheatre.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0yvd Application deadline is 21 February 2015. Auditions in London on 11 April 2015 (recall 12 April 2015).
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
Bavarian State Ballet & Bavarian State Ballet II/Junior Company - artistic director Ivan Liška - are looking for dancers with strong classical technique. Please send your CV indicating height and date of birth, together with full-length body photo in leotard and a portrait, to address mentioned below. Incomplete applications cannot be processed.An audition will be held on 22 February 2015 at the Nationaltheater München, Stage Entrance – Maximilianstrasse. Ladies 11 a.m. (Group/Junior Company) min. 1.65 m/5’ 5’’. Gentlemen 3 p.m. (Group/Junior Company) min. 1.80 m/5’ 11’’. Contact: Bettina Kräutler, Platzl 7, 80331 Munich, Germany. Tel: +49 (0) 89 21 85 17 01. Fax: +49 (0) 89 21 85 17 03. firstname.lastname@example.org