Auditions & Jobs


SCOTTISH BALLET – REHEARSAL ASSISTANT


Scottish Ballet is seeking to appoint a full-time Rehearsal Assistant to join the company’s Artistic team.   For more information, and to apply, please visit https://www.scottishballet.co.uk/about-us/careers/  Deadline for applications: 5pm (GMT) Thursday 29 August 2019.


RICHARD SIEGAL / BALLET OF DIFFERENCE AT SCHAUSPIEL


Richard Siegal / Ballet of Difference at Schauspiel Köln are looking for male and female classically trained dancers of extraordinary ability. Audition: October 6, 2019, Deutsche Oper Berlin. On invitation only. Please send your application (CV, pictures, video material) to: info@tanz.koeln Details: http://balletofdifference.com/audition


THE NATIONAL MORAVIAN - SILESIAN THEATRE -  MALE DANCERS 2019/2020 SEASON


 The artistic director of the National Moravian - Silesian Theatre is looking for male dancers for positions soloist with corps de ballet obligations or corps de ballet with soloist obligations and female dancers for apprentice position - with excellent dancing technique and stage experiences. We are seeking candidates who can start working by September 2019. For application for the audition please visit www.ndm.cz 


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 2019– July 2020). A standard salary over 12 months is offered with an option for bonuses and possible permanent engagement after 2020. The audition can be arranged for any day between 19 - 31 August. Application documents: CV, photos, web links of recent works and a letter of interest to be submitted by 3 August 2019 to: office@operaplovdiv.bg


DENADA DANCE THEATRE - ONE FEMALE & THREE MALE DANCERS


DeNada Dance Theatre (choreographer Carlos Pons Guerra) seeks one female and three male dancers with excellent contemporary and classical technique and unique personalities for the creation and UK national tour of Mariposa: a Transgender Tragedy Inspired by Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, the company’s new full length narrative production set in the Hispanic Caribbean.  We are seeking highly skilled, open minded and experienced performers, with stage presence, willing to experiment and  encouraging culturally diverse applications. Male dancers: excellent contemporary/technique and partnering, with experience in pointe work, Afro-Caribbean dance and drag a bonus. Female dancer: experienced pointe work, good knowledge of contemporary technique, willingness to experiment and character work. A minimum of three years professional experience is required. Working periods: September-October 2019; March-April 2020, Sept-Oct 2020.  An audition, by invitation only, will take place in central London on July 30. To apply, please send CV,  video links (with footage of pointe work where relevant) and an expression of interest, to Sarah Shead, producer: audition@denada-dance.com, before July 26 2019. For more information, visit www.denada-dance.com


LONDON RUSSIAN BALLET SCHOOL - CONTEMPORARY DANCE TEACHER AND CHOREOGRAPHER 


London Russian Ballet School (LRBS) is a charity that offers full time vocational Russian classical ballet training and academic education for students from diverse backgrounds. London Russian Ballet School is looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to develop original repertoire and broaden the school’s dance syllabus. The candidate must have a background in classical ballet and be familiar with, but not limited to the Russian classical ballet syllabus in line with the motives of the school. The candidate will develop the neo classical and contemporary potential of the students both through class and original creative work for performance. Contemporary dance and choreographic stage experience is required and recognised teaching experience. The ideal candidate will also enjoy choreographing, rehearsing and working with young children who are recruited into the unique outreach performance programme of the school, the Young Lambeth Performers, who dance on stage with artists from the Bolshoi Ballet. Position: Candidates who are interested in a long term position but may work on a part time basis if required. Location: London. Salary: Competitive. Please send application letter and CV FAO: Harriet Pickering to info@lr-bs.com


LONDON RUSSIAN BALLET SCHOOL - CHILDREN’S CLASSICAL BALLET TEACHER 


London Russian Ballet School (LRBS) is a charity that offers full time vocational Russian classical ballet training and academic education for students from diverse backgrounds. London Russian Ballet School is looking for a highly experienced Children’s Classical Ballet Teacher to fill the position of the Head of Children’s Ballet. The candidate must be a graduate of a major ballet school, with significant stage experience. Enthusiasm and love for children together with patience in working with them are the essential qualities for LRBS. The successful candidate must also have an understanding of specific teaching of ballet at a primary level through the use of a recognised syllabus. We are looking for an outstanding; highly experienced teacher, preferably with teaching qualifications and choreographic abilities in line with the technical Russian ballet syllabus. Training in the Russian classical ballet syllabus is not essential but knowledge of this school is required. The position is open to an extension of responsibilities to include teaching amateur adult ballet classes. Position: Candidates who are interested in a long term position. Location: London. Salary: Competitive. Please send application letter and CV FAO: Harriet Pickering to info@lr-bs.com


SHECHTER II AUDITION, HOFESH SHECHTER COMPANY


Following the phenomenal success of Shechter II in 2018, Hofesh Shechter Company launches a global search for the next generation of outstanding 18-25-year-old dancers to join our 2020 programme. Download our job pack for full details: https://www.hofesh.co.uk/about-us/opportunities-2/ 


THE BALLET COMPANY OF SOUTH BOHEMIAN THEATRE - MALE DANCER


The Ballet company of South Bohemian Theatre uder the leadership of the artistic director Lukáš Slavický – will be holding audition for professional dancers (with classical education, technique and as well with strong modern dance and stage experiences) for the season 2019 /2020. To apply for audition, please, send your CV with a portrait and dance photos via email to the following address: balet@jihoceskedivadlo.cz. Audition by invitation only. Auditions will take place from 1 July 2019 until 6 July 2019 and 12 July and 13 July 2019- every day  at 10 a.m. in the ballet studio of South Bohemian Theatre.


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


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. 


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