Grand Audition in Brussels, 2016. Photo: Emma Kauldhar
Auditions & Jobs
To apply for any of the following auditions or vacancies, please submit applications directly to the company - not to Dance Europe!

Company WORLDSTARS, the organizer of the ballet stars gala concerts and performances in Latvia, Sweden and Norway, is looking for female and male soloists and principal dancers for the 2017/18 season. Please send your video and CV: Info:  

Vienna Festival Ballet is seeking two soloist standard classical female ballet dancers for our forthcoming UK tour, September till December with a possibility of contract extension till June 2018. EU passport or eligibility to work in the UK essential. To apply send cv and one photo to Closing date for application 28th August 2017

Cirque du Soleil is seeking professional dancers for its current and upcoming creations. All disciplines sought including classical, contemporary, hip hop, breakdance, jazz and tap. For upcoming auditions please visit

BNS | Sodre National Ballet (National Ballet of Uruguay) - artistic director: Julio Bocca - will be auditioning for soloists and corps de ballet on 6 October 2017 in the Auditorió Nacional Sodre, Dra. Adela Reta, Montevideo, Uruguay. The audition will consist of a classical class, a contemporary class and selected dancers will be invited to perform a classical variation which they have prepared in advance. Minimum height for female dancers: 163 cm; minimum height for male dancers: 175 cm. Contracts will run from 29 January - 31 December 2018. To register and for more info visit: Contact: Deadline for applications: 20 September 2017.

(Position Number: 0006582)
The Division of Dance invites nominations and applications for the position of associate/full professor and chair. This position is an opportunity to be involved in the on-going shaping of innovative, dynamic curriculum and performance practice. Strong leadership skills and teaching experience are essential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds. Extraordinary candidates at the associate/full professor levels will be considered. Minimum qualifications: Terminal degree or significant professional accomplishment in the field; minimum of 3 years administrative experience; expertise to teach courses in one or more areas of the Dance curriculum; and demonstrated creative/scholarly achievement. Preferred qualifications: Experience that includes: a strong record of administrative leadership at the level of chair or higher; curriculum development; performance and production management; integrating engaged pedagogies and new technologies into curriculum; strategic planning; recruitment; and fund raising. Position begins July 1, 2018. Application: Please submit the following: letter of application highlighting qualifications, complete curriculum vitae, links to choreography and/or performance, three letters of recommendation. The Division uses Interfolio By Committee for applications and digital uploads. Use the following link to apply and upload materials: Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017. To ensure full consideration for the position, the application must be received by October 31, 2017, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. The committee will notify applicants of the employment decision after the position is filled. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.SMU will not discriminate in any program or activity on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity and expression. The Executive Director for Access and Equity/Title IX Coordinator is designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies and may be reached at the Perkins Administration Building, Room 204, 6425 Boaz Lane, Dallas, TX 75205, 214-768-3601,


The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of Practice in Ballet Technique. USC Kaufman seeks a collaborative, dynamic and innovative artist-scholar to teach all levels of ballet technique for undergraduate dance majors, non-majors, and minors. Successful candidates will have significant professional and/or university-level experience in teaching ballet technique, men’s ballet technique, classical male variations, classical partnering and contemporary partnering as well as teaching and/or staging classical and/or contemporary masterworks. Experience in teaching other areas of dance is desirable but not required. Starting date: August 15, 2018. Initial appointment will be for a period of three years. Renewal beyond the initial period of appointment is possible, but not guaranteed. Review of applications to begin September 15, 2017 and continues until the position is filled. To learn more and to submit an application online, please visit: For additional information, please visit our website and/or contact 


Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada, Artistic Director Igor Dobrovolskiy is looking for male and female dancers for the 2017-2018 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 attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.