AUDITIONS/JOBS

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!

DRESDEN FRANKFURT DANCE COMPANY
Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company – artistic director Jacopo Godani – is looking for exceptional artists with solid classical ballet technique, excellent coordination and flexibility with regards to intellectual, physical and artistic challenges in a demanding environment. Female dancers should have a confident approach to pointe work. Candidates are requested to apply by e-mail, including headshot (max. 1MB) + CV (PDF file/Word.doc) and video link to: audition@dresdenfrankfurtdancecompany.de Audition by invitation only.


RAYMOND GUBBAY LTD - SIX DANCERS FOR JOHANN STRAUSS GALA
Raymond Gubbay Limited is seeking 6 dancers (3 male, 3 female) with strong classical technique to perform in the Johann Strauss Gala tour 2017/2018, a semi-staged show featuring orchestra, dancers and singers performing a programme of Viennese music choreographed/directed by Alexandra Worrall and conducted and presented by John Rigby. Rehearsals begin on 12/12/2017 with the first performance on 31/12/2017 and the last performance on 28/01/2018. Auditions to be held in London on 1 May with recalls on 2 May 2017. For ladies, some pointe work may be required and male dancers should have experience in double work. Both would need to be demonstrated at audition. For further details, and for consideration for audition, please submit CVs and photographs to madeleineamiddleton@gmail.com


RICHARD ALSTON DANCE COMPANY - FEMALE DANCER
Richard Alston Dance Company is looking for a female dancer – contract 33 weeks commencing Monday 7 August 2017. Applicants must have strong technique (classes are contemporary and classical) and preferably at least 3 years experience in a professional dance company. RADC is a ten-strong chamber ensemble. The work is lyrical, articulate and speedy, with a strong emphasis on musicality. Please send headshot and full body dance photograph with CV (maximum of two sides of A4) to: Emily Crouch, Company Administrator emily.crouch@thepalce.org.uk  Deadline: 5pm, Friday 19 May 2017. The audition is by selection and will be held at The Place, London on Thursday 8 June. Recall on Friday 9 June 2017. Applicants selected will be notified by Monday 22 May 2017.


NEDERLANDS DANS THEATER - BALLET MASTER
Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT) is a prominent international dance company. Since its formation in 1959, this revolutionary top-class company has built an exuberant repertoire of more than 600 ballets. NDT draws the most talented dancers and choreographers from all corners of the world to the Netherlands  and helps them to rise to the highest possible level. As from August 2017, we are looking for a:  Ballet Master NDT 1 m/f. Fulltime employment (38.00 hours per week). For more information about this position, tasks and responsibilities, required qualities and how to apply, please check our website: http://www.ndt.nl/ballet-master


ROYAL WINNIPEG BALLET SCHOOL – SENIOR BALLET TEACHER
Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division is seeking a Senior Ballet Teacher. The Teacher is responsible for 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 Ballet Dancer. He/she will thrive within a close group of experienced, hard-working, and caring staff and will complement the supportive atmosphere at the RWB School. For more information, visit http://rwb.org/who-we-are/careers/ Applicants should send a copy of their resume and cover letter with their teaching qualifications in confidence to School Director Arlene Minkhorst at aminkhorst@rwb.org


DANCE COMPANY TANZ LIN.Z
The Upper Austrian State Theatre and the Bruckner Orchestra are incorporated in the OÖ. Theater und Orchester GmbH (TOG). With more than 350 000 visitors and more than 800 employees of over 40 nationalities the TOG is one of the largest cultural institutions of the federal state of Upper Austria. Dance Company Tanz Lin.z, Landestheater Linz - artistic director Mei Hong Lin - is auditioning for female and male soloists with a strong classical and contemporary technique as well as distinctive improvisation skills for the 2017/18 season, with a minimum of three years experience. The audition will take place on 7 May 2017 - participation will be by invitation only. Please send CV, photo and short dance video in advance by email to tanzlinz@landestheater-linz.at. Application deadline: 23 April 2017. Salary: € 24.900/year; pre-tax. Depending on the qualification and professional experience of the applicant the salary is up to negotiation. Traveling expenses cannot be reimbursed.


THE LEIPZIG BALLET
The Leipzig Ballet, artistic director Mario Schröder, requires dancers for the 2017/18 season. A high level in both classical and modern dance (with pointe work) is required. The audition will take place on Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 at 11 a.m. (ladies) and 2:00 p.m. (gentlemen) in the Opera Leipzig. To apply, please follow the link http://www.oper-leipzig.de/de/das-leipziger-ballett/audition and fill out the application form. You will be notified by e-mail.


THE ROYAL BALLET SCHOOL
MEN’S BALLET TEACHER - SEPTEMBER 2017
We are seeking a Men’s Ballet Teacher to teach the School’s System of Training in Classical Ballet at our Covent Garden site. The position is based at the Upper School working with students aged 16–19 years, requiring someone with proven teaching experience and a past professional performing career. Ideally you will have knowledge of the Royal Ballet/Birmingham Royal Ballet company repertoire. You will also be required to assist other performance-related activities such as our Summer School and other scheduled events and workshops throughout the year. Salary: £47,858 per annum. Hours: 40 hours per week Monday-Friday plus some Saturday mornings and Summer School. Closing date: 28 April 2017. For the job description and how to apply, please go to our website www.royalballetschool.org.uk/information/work-with-us Please note that CV’s are not accepted. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and further pre-employment checks to comply with boarding school recruitment regulations.


LITHUANIAN NATIONAL OPERA AND BALLET THEATRE
Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre - artistic director Krzysztof Pastor - is seeking a ballet master to teach classes and take rehearsals. Candidates should have experience of working with major companies and choreographers. To apply, please send your CV to ballet@opera.lt. Please note that applicants will be notified after 1 June 2017.


ATLANTIC BALLET OF CANADA 
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 operations@atlanticballet.ca attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy. 


DANCE COMPANY NANINE LINNING/THEATER HEIDELBERG
Dance Company Nanine Linning/Theater Heidelberg, Germany, is looking for a choreographic and production assistant to artistic director Nannine Linning for the season 2017|18. Nanine Linning’s works interweave contemporary dance with design, video and visual arts. More information at www.naninelinning.nl