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 should be submitted for possible inclusion in the November 2014 magazine and website postings by 5 October 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 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 Royal Danish Ballet, Copenhagen
A full time position is available at the Royal Danish Ballet as Balletmaster and teaching associate. The right applicant must have a background as an active dancer and also be a person who has a strong sense of a professional dancer’s development both in and outside of the studio. He/she shall have a well-rounded knowledge and base in classical ballet technique. Please look for further information and how to apply at The Royal Danish Theatre’s website: Closing date for applications: 12am, 10th of October 2014

Onegin - Corps de Ballet - Dancers
The Royal Ballet Flanders seeks talented, classically trained male and female ballet dancers for our new production of ‘Onegin’, by John Cranko to be staged at Kunsthuis Opera Ballet Vlaanderen. Applicants should ensure they have the appropriate legal right to work in the EU before applying. Auditions are held immediately at the Royal Ballet Flanders, Kattendijkdok Westkaai,16. 2000 Antwerpen. Successful applicants will be expected to be available from Tuesday 23 September to Sunday 23 November 2014 inclusive. The audition will take place on appointement starting immediately, as you will be invited to join the company class on date of appointment. To apply please submit a comprehensive CV, a full-length ballet photograph and a short video as soon as possible to:

The Royal Ballet School, London
Full-time Men’s Ballet Teacher required from January 2015 (negotiable) to primarily teach students of the Upper School aged 16-19 years. Please see the Royal Ballet School's website for further information and how to apply: Closing date for applications: 9am, 13 October 2014

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 December 7th, 2014 at 11 a.m. (ladies) and 1:30 p.m. (gentlemen) in the Opera Leipzig. To apply, please follow the link and fill out the application form.

Artistic Director
National Dance Company Wales is seeking to appoint an Artistic Director to lead the Company artistically and to create a new signature identity. National Dance Company Wales is one of the UK’s leading dance companies and plays an important role in leading the dance sector and nurturing talent in Wales. It is a middle-scale company that aims to present a variety of work not otherwise seen by audiences in Wales. Based at the Dance House at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, it tours widely in Wales, the UK and globally and has responsibility for the imaginative use of the excellent facilities at its base. The Artistic Director will be expected to produce an exciting new identity for the Company, not only through his/her own creations but by encouraging and nurturing the work of others. He/she should appreciate the Company’s importance within Wales and its strong educational tradition and purpose. The Company is also appointing a Chief Executive, who will work very closely with the Artistic Director. Reporting to the Board, together they will create a plan for NDCWales’ future that is not only artistically exciting but financially responsible. The successful candidate will need to have a strong creative track record, have experience of artistic leadership within a company and be committed to the professional development of dance artists. For further information or an application pack contact: Kelly Twydale, Artistic Coordinator - Tel: +44 (0)29 2063 5600 email: Applications close: September 22nd 2014. Interviews (applicants will need to be available for both dates): October 10th & 11th 2014. NDCWales is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Registered as a Limited Company in England & Wales No. 1672419. Registered as a Charity in England & Wales No. 326227

Open audition for corps de ballet female dancers at the Royal Danish Ballet - August 31, 2014 at 12:00 o’clock
Professional female dancers from international classical ballet companies and students from classical and professional ballet schools are welcome to send a CV, if there is an interest in attending the audition. Short and long terms contracts are available (6-12 months). Applicants must have strong classical ballet technique and be on an advanced level as a dancer. Applicants must be min 18 years old and 162 – 175 cm tall. The audition will include pointe work. Please send your CV, e-mail address, postal address and photos no later than August 25, 2014 to: The Royal Danish Ballet, P.O. Box 2185, DK-1017 Copenhagen K, Denmark. Tel: +45 33 69 65 73 Att. Boriana Nielsen. Or e-mail to:

Vienna Festival Ballet
is looking for 3 male and 3 female classical dancers for Autumn/Spring UK tour. Max height for girls 1.66 m. Send CV and photo to An audition will be held Saturday 30 August near to London. Open classes from 25 August available.

Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division
is seeking a Senior Level Women’s Ballet Teacher. The Teacher is responsible for the consistent instruction of vocational ballet classes. The Teacher must have a strong background in the Russian system of training for classical ballet and be able to teach several levels and age groups. The successful candidate will have experience as a Professional Ballet Teacher and/or as a Professional Dancer. She will thrive within a close group of experienced, hard-working and caring staff of teachers and administrators and will complement the supportive atmosphere at the RWB School. For more information, visit Applications should send a copy of their resume and cover letter with their teaching qualifications in confidence to Arlene Minkhorst, School Director, at

La Veronal
is holding auditions for male dancers for a new project. The working period will be between May and August 2015 (final dates to be confirmed) with possible extension for performances throughout the year. To apply, please send short CV, photo and video link to: Audition by invitation only. The auditions will take place in Berlin on 25 August 2014 (deadline for applications: 18 August) and in Barcelona on 20 September 2014 (deadline for applications 15 September).

Royal Opera House Media
is now looking for a Media Team Assistant to support the Head of ROH Media and the work of the team, assisting with a range of administrative and secretarial work. For more info:

Luca Silvestrini’s Protein
is looking for experienced dancers and physical theatre performers with strong technique and contact work. Candidates must be familiar with working within a devising process and experienced in working with improvisation and text. Strong singing skills and experience are also required. Successful candidates will be invited to a two-week research and development project in London from 24 November – 5 December towards Protein’s new production in collaboration with composer Orlando Gough. Salary is dependent on experience. To apply, please send a CV, one portrait photo and one suitable video link of recent work to by 17.00 Friday 22 August. Workshop auditions and possible recalls will take place in London during early September 2014.

Universal Studios Japan
Dancers required for Osaka, Japan. Free Roundtrip Airfare. Fantastic Pay. Living Allowance. Free Private Housing. For more information and to register for an audition:

Cirque du Soleil
is seeking professional dancers for its current shows and upcoming creations. Applicants trained in classical and contemporary dance, ethnic and traditional dance, hip hop and breakdance, jazz and tap or other styles, please visit for more information.

Dance and Movement Theatre ROZBARK in Bytom
is looking for very powerful male dancers with a minimum of 2 years performance experience since graduation. Candidates should possess strong technical and performance skills and a broad experience including contemporary dance, ballet, floorwork and partnering, with a strong ballet technique and strong stamina. To apply please send CV, photo (portrait and dance), any video link to 
Deadline: 14th August 2014. For more info:

Companhia Instável in Oporto, Portugal
is looking for five dancers (m/f) and 1 apprentice (m/f) for its 2015 new creation. Applicants should be strong in contemporary dance, handle text and singing comfortably and be fully available during audition days and working periods. Audition, by invitation only, 30 October - 2 November 2014 in Oporto. Working periods between December 2014 and March 2015. Please email CV (pdf) with a portrait photo to before 10 September 2014 (email subject: audition Gregory Maqoma). Invitations will be sent before 30 September 2014.

Dance Company Theater Osnabrück
Artistic director: Mauro de Candia is still looking for an experienced male dancer with a strong classical and contemporary technique for the 2014/2015 season. Please send applications, including CV, photos and video links (YouTube or Vimeo) to: before 28 August 2014. Participation in the audition is only possible by invitation via email. Only emails with all requested documents will be taken into consideration.

Universal Studios Japan
will be hold auditions in New York on 30 August - 1 September and in London on 5 - 8 September 2014. For more information please visit

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:

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:

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 -

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 Staatstheater Nürnberg, Ballettdirektor Goyo Montero, Richard-Wagner-Platz 2-10, D-90443 Nürnberg