Auditions and Jobs

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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 JULY 2015 magazine and website postings by 5 JUNE 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 ads@danceeurope.net 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!

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Hong Kong Ballet - 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

Audition les ballets C de la B
Alain Platel is looking for a young male dancer for a new production
- having strong classical dance background
- flexible, varied talented, curious and eager to join the universe of Alain Platel and co
- creation & rehearsals: from April 2016, tour: from August 2016
Audition: between 17th and 22nd of August 2015 – Ghent, Belgium
registration: closes on 30th of June 2015. Send your cv + photo + video link to nele@lesballetscdela.be
www.lesballetscdela.be

DeNada Dance Theatre
Director/choreographer Carlos Pons Guerra- is looking for male dancers for its Autumn 2015/Spring 2016 UK tour of Ham and Passion: a Triple Bill of Dance. Dancers must have excellent classical and contemporary technique, good partnering skills, be open minded, expressive and experienced/interested in narrative work, capable of portraying several Spanish characters of both genders. For more information and to apply, please send an email including CV with photos and video link to audition@denada-dance.com before 22nd June for pre-selection. Auditions will take place in July. www.denada-dance.com

Vienna Festival Ballet
Will be auditioning in London for Autumn tour 2015. By invitation only. Male and female strong classical dancers required. Max height for girls 1m 66. Audition will be held on Tuesday 2nd June 2015 at 12 noon at Dance Attic Studios, 368 North End Road, London SW6 1LY. Applicants must be available to start work from 1st September 2015 and have the right to live and work in the UK. Tour ends 13th December 2015. Send cv and photos to info@viennafestivalballet.com

Royal Ballet Flanders
under the new artistic directorship of Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and associate artistic director Tamas Moricz, is looking for experienced male and female dancers for the 2015-2016 season. The audition, by invitation, will be held at the Royal Ballet Flanders’ studios, Theater ‘t Eilandje, Kattendijkdok- Westkaai 16, 2000 Antwerp in Belgium on 27 June, with recalls on Sunday 28 June. The company requires well formed dancers with a high level in both classical and contemporary repertoire, and is looking for versatile, open minded dancers. Age and height requirements: age 18+; female dancers: height min. 161 cm; male dancers: height min. 171 cm. Please send your complete application including your CV, pictures, and video links with a classical as well as a contemporary variation to balletaudition@operaballet.be. Closing date for application is 20 June 2015.

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 177 cm for men and 165 cm for womem. For application please go to www.ndm.cz

Compagnia Zappalà Danza
Artistic director Roberto Zappalà - will hold several auditions in different European cities in June-July 2015, for the selection of dancers in view of the new production 2016. Auditions will be held in Amsterdam, Berlin, Milan, Rome, Warsaw, Madrid, Catania. Only online applications accepted: www.compagniazappala.it

English National Ballet School - Male Ballet Tutor
Application deadline has now been extended to 5pm, Friday 5 June 2015
Due to a technical error with our email system we are extending the deadline. Any applications sent to recruitment@enbschool.org.uk need to be sent again to lisaguppy@enbschool.org.uk in order to be considered. We apologies for any inconvenience caused. English National Ballet School is looking for a Male Ballet Tutor to join our teaching faculty from September 2015. You will teach classical 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 5 June 2015. Interviews / teaching assessments will take place during the middle of June. Please send your CV and covering letter to Lisa Guppy lisaguppy@enbschool.org.uk.

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 extended until: 6 June 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 operations@atlanticballet.ca. attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy .

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: balet@teatrwielki.pl 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: secretariat.ballet@capitole.touluse.fr. 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: audition@dekissmoves.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).

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.

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