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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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DanceWorks Chicago

Audition Location: Chicago, IL
Audition Date: August 6, 2016

DanceWorks Chicago is excited to announce an Open Company Audition for SEASON 10! For more information click here

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DC Casineros

Audition Location: Washington, DC
Audition Dates: July 10, 2016 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM & July 14, 2016 from 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM


DC Casineros is looking for strong male dancers to join their company. Dancers should have experience in Casino, AfroCuban and Cuban folklore, Latin, modern, ballet, or African styles of dance, although the company is seeking adaptable, enthusiastic, and committed dancers of all backgrounds. Partner dancing experience is recommended but not required. Dancers should be willing to commit to regular rehearsals throughout the year (Sundays 6:00PM-9:00PM, Tuesdays 9:00PM-11:00PM, and some Thursdays 9:00PM-11:00PM), attend classes as needed, perform as needed, and constructively interact with company members and contribute to the mission of the company. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes that are easy to dance in. The audition will consist of Afro-Cuban movement as well as Casino dance partner work, also be prepared to present a 30 second solo in the dance style of your choice. The audition will take place at Dance Place and last for 2 hours, please arrive 15 minutes prior to the audition time. Email your resume and headshot ASAP to reserve your audition spot!

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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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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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Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

Audition Date: Saturday, July 23, 2016
Audition Location: New York, NY


Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company
seeks male dancers with strong performance background, technique, and diverse training for its National, International touring & NJ/NY season starting in August 2016. Full-Time & Part-Time Positions. Competitive Pay. For more information click here.

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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 July 22, 2016.