Auditions & Jobs


Notices for auditions, jobs and paid employment within the dance industry for inclusion in the magazine should be submitted before the deadline 5th of the month or can be submitted at any time for immediate posting on the website 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 - not to Dance Europe!


ATLANTIC BALLET ATLANTIQUE CANADA - MALE & FEMALE DANCERS

Atlantic Ballet Atlantique Canada, Artistic Director Igor Dobrovolskiy is looking for male and female dancers for the 2022-2023 Season. This season begins in May 2022 and includes an 8-week one of a kind outdoor performance series Ballet by the Ocean until the end of September as well as a creation period of new works. Dancers must have strong classical technique and be of high soloist standard. The company has a principal focus on new creation, therefore, dancers must be flexible and able to adapt to new and varied choreography. A competitive salary is offered. Dancers may send CV, photos and web link of recent work to operations@atlanticballet.ca  attention Mr. Dobrovolskiy.


BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET: AUDITIONS 
SOLOIST AND PRINCIPAL DANCERS

Director Carlos Acosta is seeking exceptional dancers to help fulfil his ambitious vision for one of Europe’s foremost ballet companies. Auditions by invitation.
When: 18 December in Birmingham.
To apply: Please send CV, photos and video links to auditions@brb.org.uk
Deadline: 4 December 2021


THE NATIONAL YOUTH BALLET - FEMALE DANCER

The NATIONAL YOUTH BALLET OF GERMANY (Intendant: John Neumeier, Artistic Director: Kevin Haigen) is searching for a female dancer for the current season 2021/2022 from the next available date to 08.08.2022. Applying dancers should be highly interested in improving their artistic personality and stylistic versatility but also by creating their own choreographies. The dancers should be between 18 - 21 years old and need to have completed their professional education with classical as well as modern dance technique. Saturday, 6th of November 2021, 14:30 o’clock in Ballettzentrum Hamburg – John Neumeier, Caspar-Voght-Straße 54, 20535 Hamburg. Please bring a printed version of the questionnaire with a current photo with you – you can find it here: www.bundesjugendballett.de We would ask to RSVP via eMail: sascha.hartmann@bundesjugendballett.de Please note the “3G rule” in Germany – we only can give you access to the building if you are vaccinated, recovered, or tested. Please bring a valid certificate with you.


VALENCIA DANCING FORWARD

Valencia Dancing Forward is looking for versatile dancers with strong classical and contemporary technique for the season 2022. Audition will be organised by GCDANCEVENTS in Napoli on the 21-23rd January 2022. Please send your CV and photos to gcdancevents@gmail.com


STATE OPERA PLOVDIV - BALLET DANCERS

State Opera Plovdiv, Bulgaria, is looking for ballet dancers – male/female (EU citizenship is an advantage) corps de ballet, soloists and principal, for classical and modern ballet, musical, operatic ballet productions and tours 2022-2023. Dancers must have a strong classical and contemporary technique. A standard salary over 12 months is offered with an option for bonuses and permanent engagement. Application documents: CV with weight and current height; web links in Youtube of recent performances of classical and contemporary variations; letter of interest and all materials to be submitted by October 15th, 2021 to castingoperaplovdiv@gmail.com The approved candidates will be invited for live audition in Plovdiv.


THE SCHOOL OF DANCE, COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH


The School of Dance in the College of Fine Arts at the University of Utah invites applicants for a Career-Line Open Rank Professor position to serve as Musical Director to begin July 1, 2022. The ideal candidate is a practicing accompanist who is able to demonstrate a developed aesthetic point in Ballet repertoire geared for class accompaniment, other genres and possibly able to compose. For full details and to complete an application, please visit https://employment.utah.edu/salt-lake-city-ut/open-rank-career-line/B62E37AAD82A42FC84759DAC49A4C9DA/job/


OPER LEIPZIG - BALLET MASTER / BALLET MISTRESS / CHOREOGRAPHIC ASSISTANT

The OPER LEIPZIG is a municipally-owned company of the City of Leipzig. Designated Director is Tobias Wolff. We are looking for experienced ballet master / ballet mistress / rehearsal director / choreographic assistant (m,f,d) for the Leipzig Ballet (Ballet Director: Mario Schröder) from the beginning of the 2022/2023 season.
The applicant is responsible for teaching daily classical ballet classes, supporting, planning and coordinating productions and rehearsals, as well as coaching and supporting the creative choreographic process. The candidate needs to be a good reliable team player, structured and competent, a good communicator, and to be able to work well and efficiently under pressure.
German and English language skills are required, if not available, the willingness to acquire or improve them is expected.
Experience with relevant office programs such as Outlook, Word and Excel is desirable as well as proof of pedagogical skills (a corresponding education / studies - are advantageous, but not mandatory).
Travel expenses in connection with the application will not be reimbursed. Please send your application with CV and cover letter by e-mail until:
November 08, 2021 to remy.fichet@oper-leipzig.de
We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity. Please submit copies only, as these will not be returned for reasons of cost. If you receive a written rejection, your documents will be kept until the expiry of the deadline in accordance with §15 AGG and then destroyed.


THE NATIONAL MORAVIAN - SILESIAN THEATRE
MALE & FEMALE DANCERS FOR 2021 - 22 SEASON

The artistic director of the National Moravian - Silesian Theatre is looking for male and female dancers for position of soloist, corps de ballet with soloist obligations and apprentice - with excellent dancing technique and stage experiences, for the 2021/2022 season. For application for the audition please visit www.ndm.cz 


SCOTTISH BALLET - MALE DANCER

Scotland’s national ballet company have an amazing opportunity for a classically trained male dancer to join us! Auditions are by invitation only and sought at artist level.
• Male with a minimum height of 180cm
• vocationally trained
• bring a strong sense of artistry rooted in strong classical technique
It’s a permanent role.
• The role is full-time, 38 hours per week Monday to Saturday.
• The role is based in Glasgow with National & International touring for performances required.
• Starting salary is £30,045 per year.
• We offer a positive workplace culture combined with great benefits including a comprehensive wellbeing offer; have an industry leading performance medicine team to support your individual journey, facilities including the largest dedicated dance rehearsal studio in Europe, competitive pension package, life insurance and death in service benefit, career development and education training opportunities, 25 days of annual leave (plus an additional 9 Scottish public holidays), retailer discounts and a cycle to work scheme. Scottish Ballet welcomes applications from all communities and backgrounds; building a diverse workforce that reflects the people of Scotland. To apply please visit our website:
https://www.scottishballet.co.uk/about-us/careers/male-dancer-audition


Grand Audition in Barcelona 2020

GRAND AUDITION

D&D ART PRODUCTIONS has announced that the next Grand Audition will be held on 8 and 9 February 2022, at the Teatre-Auditori Sant Cugat, Barcelona, Spain. Founded by David and Daria Makhateli in 2016, the audition enables dancers to audition simultaneously for several companies and is open to professional dancers and graduates aged between 17 - 26 years old. Artistic directors representing Dutch National Ballet (Junior Company), Finnish National Ballet, Ural Opera Ballet, Royal Swedish Ballet, Hong Kong Ballet and Slovenian National Ballet will be participating. Applications can be submitted on http://www.grandaudition.net Deadline: 1 December 2021.


COMPANY WORLDSTARS

Company WORLDSTARS, the organizer of world ballet stars gala concerts and full-length ballet performances in Sweden and Norway, is looking for female and male soloists and principal dancers for the 2021/2022 season. Please send your video and CV: worldstars@inbox.lv Info: www.etoileballetgala.com​


NORTHERN BALLET - ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Northern Ballet are looking to appoint a new Artistic Director as they move into an exciting period of activity including planning a new 5-year vision. The ideal candidate will be a recognised and respected member of the dance world with an established reputation for quality productions as Director, Choreographer, Dancer or Producer in ballet. Find out more HERE.


SHECHTER II AUDITION, HOFESH SHECHTER COMPANY

Hofesh Shechter Company has launched our search for the next generation of emerging dancers to become the 2022 cohort of Shechter II, our renowned apprentice touring company. For full details and to complete an application form, visit https://www.hofesh.co.uk/about-us/opportunities-2/


ENGLISH YOUTH BALLET - MALE & FEMALE PRINCIPAL DANCERS

Janet Lewis MBE, Director of English Youth Ballet, requires male and female principal dancers  for the remainder of this year. With present Covid restrictions lifting EYB is resuming performances in August and into the Autumn. The positions suit experienced professional dancers with a strong technique who can meet the challenges of the major classical ballet roles. A male and female couple could be considered. Teaching experience an advantage. Resident in the UK essential. Please forward CV, photos and a short film for consideration.
misslewis@englishyouthballet.co.uk www.englishyouthballet.co.uk


TULSA BALLET

Tulsa Ballet is seeking male and female dancers with strong classical and contemporary technique for its 2021-22 season. Auditions are by invitation only, and will be in a limited group of dancers due to COVID-19 restrictions. To be considered for an audition, all materials may be submitted HERE.


HONG KONG BALLET - CLASSICAL DANCERS FOR 2021 - 22 SEASON

Hong Kong Ballet is seeking exquisite experienced classical dancers at the corps and principal levels for the 2021-22 season. For more details please visit https://hkballet.com/en/meet-hkb/auditions/