Auditions & Jobs


STATE OPERA PLOVDIV – MALE BALLET DANCERS


State Opera Plovdiv in Bulgaria is looking for ballet dancers – must be male EU citizens - corps de ballet, soloists and principal, for classical and other ballet productions and tours for the 2019/2020 season (September – July). A standard salary over 12 months is offered with an option for bonuses and possible permanent engagement after 2020. The audition will be held on 15 July 2019. Application documents: CV, photos, web links of recent works and a letter of interest to be submitted by 30 June 2019 to: office@operaplovdiv.bg


HIMHERANDIT PRODUCTION - MALE AND FEMALE DANCERS


Himherandit Productions is looking for 3 professional dancers/performers with a minimum of five years professional experience, and 2 new graduates, to take part in the creation of a new production titled MASS EFFECT. We are looking for highly athletic performers with strong stage presence and a high physical stamina to take part in the creation of a new work based around themes of endurance, resilience and ritual. The work will contain full nudity and therefore seek performers that are comfortable with their bodies and with performing nude on stage.  Full job description and details on how to apply can be found on our website via the audition notice page: www.himherandit.com


THE LEIPZIG BALLET - MALE DANCERS


The Leipzig Ballet, artistic director Mario Schröder, requires male dancers for the 2019/20 season. Work experience in a ballet company, a high level in both classical and modern dance and a minimum of height of 1,75 meter are required. To apply for a private audition taking place in the end of June please send an e-mail with your CV (with all the standard information including your height, age, work experience!) + two dancing photos to ballett@oper-leipzig.de. Deadline for applications: June 14th.


ENTER ACHILLES - TOUR DIRECTOR


Rambert and Sadler's Wells are producing a recreation and major international tour of Enter Achilles, the seminal 1995 work conceived and directed by Lloyd Newson (DV8 Physical Theatre). We are seeking an experienced dance artist to work with the creative team as Tour Director, supporting Lloyd Newson during the first leg of the world tour and sharing responsibility for maintaining the artistic integrity of the production on tour thereafter with the Creative Associate, Hannes Langolf. Full job description and details on how to apply can be found here: http://www.rambert.org.uk/about-us/jobs-auditions/enter-achilles-tour-director/  Closing date: 5pm Friday 21 June


GRIMM - JUNIOR COMPANY/ISH DANCE COLLECTIVE


GRIMM is an exciting collaboration between the Junior Company of Dutch National Ballet and ISH Dance Collective. They will be holding an audition on 22 June for: Breakdancer who has a variety of power moves and blow-ups; Dancer with Waacking and Vogueing skills; Experimental Hip Hop Dancer. Skills: Dancers/performers (semi) professional or interns; Strong performing skills and presence; Ability to pick up choreography fast and make it your own; Strong sense of composition, use of space, timing and musicality; Strong lines, body control and flexibility. To apply, please visit and complete the application form HERE.


SCOTTISH DANCE THEATRE


Scottish Dance Theatre - artistic director Joan Clevillé - will be holding auditions in Dundee on 22 September and in London on 28 September (with recall on 29 September). For more information and to apply please visit  scottishdancetheatre.com. Deadline for applications: 21 June 2019.


PARIS OPERA - AUDITION FOR CORPS DE BALLET DANCERS


The Paris Opera is holding an audition for female and male dancers for the corps de ballet on Wednesday 10 July at the Palais Garnier in Paris. Permanent and temporary posts. The audition is open to candidates aged over 16 years old on the date of audition. A pre-selection will be processed on the basis of the candidate's application file. The programme will comprise: eliminatory first part: dance class; second round: classical variation, selected from the Paris Opera repertoire. The programme will be published one month before the audition. To apply, complete the form online at www.operadeparis.fr/en/artists/contests-and-auditions/ballet and load the requested documents: proof of identity, a resume, two full-length photos: 1 with piqué arabesque en point + 1 with retiré genou (women en pointe, with tunic and tights; men: demi-pointe, with tee shirt and tights); a portrait. For any further question, you can reach the baallet management at +33 (0)1 40 01 24 52 or write to sbreugnot@operadeparis.fr Closing date for applications: Friday 14 June 2019. 


BALLET NATIONAL DE MARSEILLE


The Ballet National de Marseille is looking for dancers for the season 2019/20 to work with the company for productions of the BNM, dance creations as well as performances and films. Fixed-term contract (CDD) - from September 2019. Salary according to collective agreement CCNEAC. Applicants should have a high technical level in classical and contemporary dance, and be opeb to other technical or dance styles. Auditions, by invitation, will be held on 15 June 13:00 – 19:00 and on 16 June 10:00 – 18:00 only for dancers selected the previous day at Ballet National de Marseille – 20, bd de Gabès, Marseille 13008, France. The schedule will be confirmed by email. Please send your application for a pre-selection with a letter of motivation, CV, photos and link to video to: audition@ballet-de-marseille.comDeadline for applications 2 June 2019.


LONDON RUSSIAN BALLET SCHOOL


Senior Vocational Russian Classical Ballet Teacher of Female Technique. 
Location: London. Salary: Competitive. Posting Date: 2nd May 2019. Closing Date: 14th June 2019. 

London Russian Ballet School is looking for a Russian trained classical ballet qualified teacher as specialist senior teacher for the female technique. The candidate must have qualifications from a major Russian school. The individual will have danced the major classical and Soviet repertoire on stage, will have trained with and is recommended by highly regarded Russian teachers. Teaching experience, preferably with teaching qualifications and choreographic abilities in line with the technical Russian syllabus are required. Please send application letter and CV FAO: Harriet Pickering to info@lr-bs.com


BALLET OF THE NATIONAL THEATRE MORAVIAN-SILESIAN – REPETITEUR/BALLET MASTER


Open call for the position of the repetiteur/ballet master for the team of the Ballet of the National Theatre Moravian-Silesian in Ostrava. Lenka Dřímalová, the director of the Ballet of the National Theatre Moravian-Silesian in Ostrava, invites applications for the post of the ballet master/repetiteur (Swan Lake, Don Quijjote, Three Musketeers/Paul Chalmer, Dangerous Liaisons/Krzysztof Pastor, Coppélia; Rossini cards/Mauro Bigonzetti). Looking for: pedagogue, a personality with broad knowledge regarding the art of dance, able to inspire the company as a whole and at the same time supporting the individuality of each dancer. We ask for: experience teaching ballet class, experience with rehearsing the classical, neoclassical and contemporary repertoire. Advanced communication skills in spoken English required. We offer: full time or part time contract for the season 2019/2020 (starting on 15 August 2019). Please send application, including your professional CV and short video of you teaching/rehearsing in English, to: pavlina.machacova@ndm.cz


THE NATIONAL MORAVIAN - SILESIAN THEATRE  - MALE DANCERS


The National Moravian - Silesian Theatre is looking for male dancers for the 2019/2020 season. The artistic director of the NMST is looking for male dancers for all positions - with excellent dancing technique and stage experiences. For application for the audition please visit www.ndm.cz 


ATLANTIC BALLET ATLANTIQUE CANADA 


Atlantic Ballet Atlantique Canada, Artistic Director Igor Dobrovolskiy is looking for male and female dancers for the 2019-2020 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 Atlantique Canada tours nationally and internationally. A competitive salary over 40 + weeks is offered. Dancers may send CV, photos and web link of recent work to operations@atlanticballet.ca attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.

Le Ballet Atlantique du Canada est à la recherche de danseur et  danseuse  pour la saison 2019-2020. Les danseurs et danseuses doivent posséder une solide technique classique. La compagnie a comme objectif principal la création d’œuvres originales, il faut donc que les danseurs puissent faire preuve de flexibilité et être capable de s’adapter à de nouvelles chorégraphies variées. Un salaire compétitif sur 40 + semaines est offert. Le ballet atlantique du Canada effectue des tournées nationales et internationales. Envoyez votre CV, vos photos et lien internet à l’attention d’Igor Dobrovolskiy à operations@atlanticballet.ca


THE ROYAL BALLET FEHERVAR, HUNGARY - BALLET MASTER


Ballet master - Székesfehérvár, Hungary - The Royal Ballet Fehérvár, under the leadership of Mr. Attila Egerházi is seeking a ballet master and rehearsal coach for full time job.Applications are welcome to the e-mail address: fehervaribalett@fehervaribalett.hu Deadline for applications: 31 August 2019.


BALLET DU CAPITOLE


Ballet du Capitole - dance director Kader Belarbi - is looking for male and female corps de ballet dancers for the 2019 - 20 season.Candidates must have a very high technical level in classical and contemporary dance. Private audition by invitation includes class and the execution of a classical variation. Please send your application including  CV, photos and DVD or video link only by mail to : auditions.ballet@capitole.toulouse.fr Deadline for applications: 30 June 2019.


ENGLISH YOUTH BALLET - MALE GUEST PRINCIPAL


Janet Lewis MBE, Director of English Youth Ballet, requires a male principal dancer for guest performances of Giselle,  Swan Lake, Coppélia 2019. EYB tours the regional theatres of the UK performing a classical ballet repertory with its 8 Professional dancers in the leading roles and the large casts that draw from the  regional talent of young dancers. The work suits an experienced professional dancer over 26 years with a strong technique who can meet the challenges of  the major classical ballet roles. Resident in the UK preferable.  Please forward photos and a C.V for consideration to misslewis@englishyouthballet.co.uk www.englishyouthballet.co.uk