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10 Hairy Legs

Contract Location: Highland Park, NJ
Audition Location: New York, NY
Audition Date: September 10, 2016 
Callbacks: September 11, 2016


10 Hairy Legs seeks male dancers for their 2016-2017 Season of 28 weeks. Dancers must have professional experience and excellent modern and ballet technique. Dancers must be committed to working at a high technical level, thrive in a collaborative environment, embrace new ideas and concepts, and be responsible group members. Dancers must also welcome, and be open to, a wide range of styles and dance idioms. Competitive performance and rehearsal pay. Seasons in NY and NJ; national and international touring. 10 Hairy Legs encourages dancers of diverse backgrounds. Additional outreach and education opportunities.  For more information click here.

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Boston Ballet

Contract Location: Boston, MA


Boston Ballet
is seeking a Principal Male Dancer with strong classical and contemporary technique for the 2016/2017 season. Minimum height requirement is 5’11” or 180 cm.

One of the foremost ballet companies in the world, Boston Ballet’s repertoire includes major classical ballets and works of Balanchine, Robbins, Neumeier, Kylián, Forsythe, Elo, Ekman, McGregor, Wheeldon, among more. For more information visit the Ballet's website. Qualified applicants are asked to email cover letter, resume, photos and video links to Russell Kaiser, Assistant Artistic Director.

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The Dancing Wheels Company

Audition Date: By Appointment
Audition Location: Cleveland, OH

The Dancing Wheels Company, America’s first, professional, physically integrated dance company, is currently holding auditions for qualified male and female dancers.  Dancing Wheels is a national touring company that works with highly acclaimed choreographers each year. Most recent works include full-length pieces from Donald McKayle, Dianne McIntyre, Nai-Ni Chen, Christopher Fleming, Michael Uthoff, Peter Kalivis, and David Rousseve. The preferred candidates should be proficient in ballet, modern and partnering. Experience and training required, must be able to work full‐time and tour throughout the nation. Pay scale is commensurate with experience; paid holidays and vacation time are included. To audition, interested candidates should email a letter of interest, resumé and head shot to Mary Verdi-Fletcher, President Founding/Artistic Director.

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Island Moving Company

Audition Location: Newport, RI
Audition Date: Rolling (but between November 1, 2016 – May 6, 2017)


Island Moving Company
 (IMC) is auditioning for professional contracts available for male and female dancers with strong classical ballet, pointe, modern, contemporary techniques and partnering experience required. 

The contract period would be June 1, 2017 - July 31, 2018 / 30+ weeks annually. IMC's season includes repertory, site-specific, and theatrical-based performances with touring opportunities.

Those interested should email your CV, photos, and videos to  Charles Kehres, company manager.

In-person, individual auditions are by invitation only.

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Malashock Dance

Audition Location: San Diego, CA
Audition Date: September 3, 2016

Malashock Dance is seeking dancers to perform in "Pictures in an Exhibition" with Classics for Kids. 
  • Dancer must be an experienced performer; have strong technique; and be comfortable working in contemporary modern styles.
  • Musicality is a must. “Pictures at an Exhibition” will be performed to live music performed by the Classics for Kids Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Dancer must have strong partnering skills.
  • The dancer should be a charismatic performer, with the ability to convey a character.
  • Must be available for all rehearsal and performance dates.

For more information and how to RSVP click here

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Milwaukee Ballet

Contract Location: Milwaukee, WI
Audition Date: By Appointment Only

Milwaukee Ballet is still considering dancers for its 2016-17 season. Milwaukee Ballet is an AGMA company offering contracts of up to 31 weeks, with health and dental benefits and a 403b retirement contribution. Must have at least 4 years consecutive experience in a classical ballet company. Materials submitted will not be returned. Qualified applicants may obtain more information by calling 414.643.7677, options 7, 1. Auditions are by invitation only.

Please email a full resume and photograph with online link or DVD showing recent classical and contemporary work. Videos should be no longer than 2 minutes.

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Orlando Ballet

Contract location: Orlando, FL
Audition Date: By invitation

Orlando Ballet is seeking an experienced male dancer with strong classical and contemporary technique for the 2016/2017 season. Minimum height requirement is 5’10”. Orlando Ballet is offering a 32 week contract, with health insurance and workers’ compensation among other benefits. Auditions are by invitation only. Qualified interested parties should send resume and video links to the Assistant to the Artistic Director, Joey Lynn Mann by email.

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* postings updated as of August 15, 2016.