Dance Company Directory
[Please Note: Dance Company Auditions in countries other than the U.S. can be found on the International Dance Company Auditions page.]
If your company is not yet listed in this directory, please send a brief description of your company, along with contact information to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dance Companies on this page are listed alphabetically by state from Alabama to New Jersey. For New York through Wisconsin, click here. If you are interested in a specific company, please submit to them accordingly, OR use their contact info to inquire as to when they will be holding auditions.
MONTGOMERY BALLET / MONTGOMERY, AL
Headshot, dance photo, resume and video. Audition includes pointe, ballet and partnering. No fee. Pre-applicaiton requested. Contact: Priscilla Commelin-Ball or Oskar Antunez at: 334-409-0522; 6009 E. Shirley Lane, Montgomery, AL
ALABAMA BALLET / BIRMINGHAM, AL
Audition includes ballet. $15 fee. Bring resume, head shot, dance photo. Style is ballet, modern. Starting pay is $275-$650. 20 performances, 30-35 weeks work, 2-5 weeks touring. Provides health insurance, shoes. Contact Heather Jackson: 205-322-4300, email@example.com Alabama Ballet, 2726 1st Ave. S., Birmingham, AL 35222
ALASKA DANCE THEATRE / ANCHORAGE, AK
Audition includes ballet, pointe, prepared solo, arranged based on training/videos accepted. Bring resume, dance photo. No union required. Style is ballet, modern. Starting pay: $300/month. 30 performances, 7 weeks work. Provides shoes, scholarship in school classes. Contact: Alice Sullivan: 907-277-9591, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.alaskadancetheatre.com Alice Sullivan, 2602 Gambell St., Anchorage, AK 99567
DANCE ATTITUDE DANCE CO. / GILBERT, AZ
The company is about dancers who need to dance but have jobs and families as their primary commitment. Goal is to promote quality jazz dance in a professional performance environment. Dancers with extensive classical dance training, performance experience and passion. Based in Gilbert but perfoming in the surrounding cities as well. Strong current ballet, jazz, & contemporary dance experience. 18 years of age or older. Website: www.azdesertdance.com
TODD WILSON DANCE THEATRE / TUCSON, AZ
Fully funded and sponsored performance dance company - strong technical male or female dancers from the ages 18-30. Competitive pay. Shoes provided, dance clothes allowance. Teaching opp. in house dance school. Video submission should include: contact info, headshot, resume; Ballet Technique: at barre, Grand plie combination, Grand developpe combination; Center: Traveling pirouette combination, Grand Allegro; Contemporary Ballet/Jazz/ Hip Hop or other supporting style one minute solo. Email for more info: email@example.com
BALLET ARIZONA / PHOENIX, AZ
Company offers classical and contemporary ballet performances. Corps of 30 dancers for each season. Ib Andersen, artistic dir. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.balletaz.org. Pay plus benefits including dance class, dental, shoe allowance, and worker’s compensation provided.
DESERT DANCE THEATRE / TEMPE, AZ
Dancers must be versatile in style and have performing experience mainly in modern dance. Background in other dance disciplines such as ballet, jazz, tap, improv and/or theater is a plus. Dancers must be responsible with reliable transportation. Dancer must have flexible schedule to rehearse and perform. Dancer must commit to all scheduled rehearsals and performances. Regularly scheduled rehearsals are on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6pm-9pm, 9am-12pm and/or 12:30pm-3pm. Rehearsal schedule may vary as needed. For more information, contact us at: 480-962-4584 or LRChow@cox.net. Dance Studio Space at Mitchell School, Tempe, AZ
BALLET TUCSON / TUCSON, AZ
Art. dir. Mary Beth Cabana. Season runs up to 28 weeks starting mid-Sept. There is competitive salary and benefits. For more information contact Ballet Tucson at (520) 903-1445.
ARIZONA DANCE GROUP / PHOENIX, AZ
Arizona Dance Group is a professional contemporary ballet, jazz, and modern dance company. Non-Equity performers. Visit: www.azdance.org Artistic Director, Kenda Newbury (480) 215-1916. Phoenix, AZ
EPIK DANCE CO. / PHOENIX, AZ
EPIK Dance Company is making moves locally and nationally. Fusion dance company specializing in all forms of street dance and technical dance styles. Age 18+. Must be available throughout the summer and through the year, have reliable transportation. Practice 2-3 times/week in Phoenix, AZ. Concert and commercial work. Apprenticeship available for ages 16+. email@example.com, www.myspace.com/epikdancecompany, www.youtube.com/saza44
AZ DANCE GROUP / ANTHEM, AZ
AZDance Group-Movement E-Motion. Style: ballet, jazz, modern; Budget: $72k. Number of dancers: 11; Number of apprentices: 6; Number of performances per season: approx. 25. Contact: Kenda Newbury, 480.215.1916, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.azdance.org
BALLET ARKANSAS PRO DANCE CO. / LITTLE ROCK, AK
Dancers hired on a 40-week contract in Little Rock, AK. Men and women, ages 18+, strong advanced ballet technique (on pointe) and performing experience required. Experience with jazz, modern, tumbling, and hip-hop a plus. Pays $700/month. Visit: www.balletarkansas.com; Email: email@example.com.
COMPANY C CONTEMPORARY BALLET / WALNUT CREEK, CA
Company C Contemporary Ballet is a twelve-member ballet company located in Walnut Creek, CA. Company C’s typical season begins in Jan and ends at the end of July, with a two-month rehearsal period from Sept to Oct. Paid rehearsals & performances. Company C’s current repertoire includes works by Twyla Tharp, Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Paul Taylor, Antony Tudor, and artistic director, Charles Anderson. Dancers with strong professional ballet background, with the ability to perform repertoire more contemporary in nature. More info: www.companycballet.org.
LISS FAIN DANCE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Salaried positions. Must have advanced training and performance experience, including partnering, in ballet and/or modern technique. For more Information, please call (415) 380-9433 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Www.lissfaindance.org
MENLOWE BALLET / MENLO PARK, CA
Menlowe Ballet performs works that impact audiences through clean, fresh, and innovative choreography. Under the artistic direction of Isadora Duncan Award Winner, Michael Lowe, this recently created company has already made a mark on the dance community with its signature style. The artists each possess outstanding traditional technique, yet bring their own interpretation, style and personality to their roles. Lowe’s choreography capitalizes on the uniqueness of each dancer and he designs his work to showcase their individual artistry. For more info, email: email@example.com or visit: http://menloweballet.org
THE BARBARA BROOKS DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
The Barbara Brooks Dance Company (BB) focuses on Jazz, Modern, Lyrical, Contemporary and some Hip Hop. They look for dancers with artistry, passion, and capability. For more info, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
L.A. IRISH DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Erin Murphy is the director of this Irish dance company. Performances ongoing at various venues in L.A. Dancers: males and females, 18-29, any ethnicity. For more info, visit www.lairishdancecompany.com. No pay. Email pix & résumés to: email@example.com
ROUGE DANCE TROUPE / L.A., CA
Singing and dancing, performing routines to a variety of songs including Top 40, Broadway hits and more. Casinos, cruise ships, corporate events, etc. Female dancers between ages of 21-28, able to travel, strong background in ballet, jazz and hip hop. Dancers 5'3"-5'7", in great physical condition; shows several hours in length. Able to rehearse once or twice a week in the L.A. area. Becci Bentley is the choreographer. Pay will differ from event to event. Email for more info and a preliminary screening questionnaire: firstname.lastname@example.org
BLACKBIRD DANCE CO. / NORTHRIDGE, CA
Blackbird Dance Company is looking for dancers proficient in a variety of styles for a range of venues for music artists' shows, film, possible future touring and dance concert venues. Call ahead to audition for the following divisions of Blackbird Dance Co ($50 company monthly dues includes training & rehearsals): Hiphop/Jazz/Tap Mon nights; Salsa troupe Tue nights; Burlesque/Live singing troupe Wed nights; Afro-Modern/Ballet troupe Sun daytime. Alexandra Blackbird, Blackbird Dance Co, 6767 W Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028; www.blackbirddance.com, 323 466 1307 studio.
S.I.C. DANCE WORSHIP TEAM / SACRAMENTO, CA
Team of dancers that perform at churches and events throughout the Sacramento area. Seeking dancers ages 17-28, with experience. Team performs everything from hip hop to lyrical so all styles are welcome. Choreography by Chelsea Elia and Alisson MacNamara. No Pay. Call for more details: 818-983-4074
LA FOLLIES GIRLS / VENICE BEACH, CA
The LA Follies are Hollywood's premiere resident precision dance company. All female dancers, celebrating jazz, musical theatre, tap and circus arts in the style of the silver screen sirens and the old MGM era. Choreos: Colette Brandenburg and Shannon Zimmerman. Seeking female dancers: ages 22-40, all ethnicities, height range 5'4-5'9. No singing required. Dancers will join the company for two shows per year, Summer and Holiday. Private events throughout the year, must be willing to travel. Pay range from 0-$200 per show. Send links to any current videos or reels, your headshot, resume and availability to: email@example.com.
BLUE13 DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Experienced male and female dancers, 18+. All styles of dance welcome. Blue13 dance company plays domestic and international tours of its recent premiere, KARISHMA, a live Bollywood dance performance inspired by A Midsummer Night's Dream and The Wizard of Oz. Other projects include local modern dance performances in the Los Angeles area, as well as corporate and private events nationally, in a variety of dance styles from Bhangra to Ballet to Hip Hop to Modern and more. Pay for performances. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
BEL COBRA DANCE / L.A., CA
Dancers strong in ballet, modern and jazz, some dancers en pointe especially desirable. There is some pay. Audition by appointment only. Rehearsal days/times tba in NoHo or Burbank. For contact info please visit: www.belcobradance.com/Auditions.html
OUTER CIRCLE DANCE CREW / CULVER CITY, CA
Outer Circle is looking for talented individuals with awesome personalities who are strong at choreo as well as freestyling, and blowups/tricks/flips/ powermoves, who can dance disco / funk styles, as well as hip hop styles like breakin, locking, popping, and be funky. Ability to Interact/improv / Act/ MC is a PLUS. Choreo: Sara Von Gillern. Please send your headshots, resume, and demo reel links to: OuterCircleCrew@gmail.com.
REGINA KLENJOSKI DANCE CO. / TORRANCE, CA
RKDC is in residence at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center where they teach and mentor over 2000 students annually and present their home season each year. www.rkdc.org
CALIFORNIA BALLET COMPANY / SAN DIEGO, CA
California Ballet Company in San Diego (Director, Maxine Mahon). All levels of contract are open. Salaries vary. There is no fee to audition. It is possible to arrange for a separate audition. For further information contact Ballet Mistress Judith Sharp at 858-560-5676 ext. 16 or email@example.com.
BROCKUS PROJECT DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Male and Female Dancers, 18 and up. Skilled in modern, jazz, ballet. Strong performers, committed individuals. Rehearse out of our own studio and perform regionally and nationally. Pay for performance. Information: 562-412-7429, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.BrockusProject.org, BP Studios, 618 B Moulton Ave., L.A., Ca 90031.
CITY BALLET OF LOS ANGELES / CA
CBLA, founded by Artistic Director Robyn Gardenhire, is a non-profit org dedicated to dance that reflects the economic & racial diversity of Los Angeles, designed to provide L.A. with its own ballet company that would infuse the artistic rejuvenation of the city. Intent on building a repertoire that is a mixture of classical & contemporary, concentrating on an inclusive approach to better reflect the increasingly diverse artistic community. Energetic dancers with cutting edge technique & personality. www.cityballetofla.org; Email: email@example.com
LA CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Paid season contract lasting August through May. L.A. Contemporary Dance Company offers Los Angeles a resident dance company that is recognizable by the community as a source of professional and innovative concert dance. LACDC performs a diverse repertoire of modern, ballet, and jazz-influenced works reflective of L.A.'s vibrant culture. For more Information: www.lacontemporarydance.org
CONTAGIOUS FLOW DANCE CO. / SAN DIEGO, CA
Contagious Flow Dance Company is an adult hip-hop dance team. Latrina Lyons, owner. Performances run ongoing. Hip-Hop Dancers: male and female, 18-39, any ethnicity, background in either hip-hop, break dance, ballet, or jazz funk, choreography background a plus, must be able to "flow your skills contagiously." For more info, visit www.myspace.com/contagiousflow.
RHETORACLE DANCE CO. / LONG BEACH, CA
RhetOracle is a contemporary jazz company founded by Nate Hodges, featured dancer for BARE Dance Company, Funkanometry SF, KM Legacy. Classically trained dancers with jazz, modern, and hip hop. Pay for shows only. 18 or older. Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org and www.myspace.com/rhetoracle.
ELEMENTAL REMIX DANCE CO. / CAMPBELL, CA
Elemental Remix Dance Company focuses on hip-hop that mixes jazz, tap, lyrical, salsa, belly dance, and more. Brandie Uno, dir. Rehearses at the Ariel Dance Productions in Campbell. Dancers: female, 18+, strong, energetic, positive. No pay. email@example.com, www.myspace.com/elementalremixENVY DANCE COMPANY / MONTCLAIR, CA
ENVY's mission is to create and maintain a professional Hip Hop dance company in the Inland Empire of Southern California under the direction of Brandon J Aiken. Envy Dance Company is committed to expanding the audience's understanding of Hip Hop culture and promoting its positive aspects. Through its high quality performances, EDCstrives to bring together people of all backgrounds, ethnicities, ages and walks of life, uniting the community for shared evenings of fun and entertainment. All dancers must be at least 18 years old. Contact Brandon J at: (909) 482-1590, visit: www.envydanceco.org or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
OAKLAND BALLET COMPANY / OAKLAND, CA
Please download and read Company Dancer audition forms at: www.oaklandballet.org/d_dance.html. Email dance photos, résumés and any YouTube links (or DVDs by mail) to: email@example.com or mail to: 2201 Broadway, Suite 206, Oakland, CA, 94612.
EXPRESSIONS DANCE CO. / SAN DIEGO, CA
Expressions is a dance company that explores and presents, through dance, the adventure of being human. Laura Maravilla is the founder and director, having received her dance training in Los Angeles, New York, and San Diego. For more information, please contact Laura Maravilla at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HELIOS DANCE THEATER / SANTA MONICA, CA
Rehearsal and performance pay. Male and Female dancers with a strong technical background and partnering experience. For more info contact email@example.com and please visit www.heliosdancetheater.org.
XTREME DANCE COMPANY / HOLLYWOOD, CA
Dancers that are versatile, mature, over 18. All serious dancers with different ranges of styles: technique, jazz, hip hop, tap, break dancing, ballet, salsa, modern, etc. Maggie Conklin, Director; Mandi Wright, Director. Limited Liability Company, therefore compensation depending on what is booked, great exposure. For more information: Maggie at 818-605-3626 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or check out website at www.xtremedanceco.com.
CONTRA-TIEMPO / L.A., CA
Contra-Tiempo hires dancers for touring, local performing/gigging, and arts residency work (solid training and professional development provided). Looking for dancers with strong Salsa (leading) skills, PLUS experience and skill in one or all of the following: Modern/C ontemporary, hip hop, house, A fro-Cuban, West African and/or stepping. Visit www.contra-tiempo.org. RSVP with resume & headshot to email@example.com.
BETWEEN LINES DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Winifred R. Harris, artistic dir. Modern Dancers: 18-39, any ethnicity, energetic, dynamic, dedicated, focused, rhythmic, theatrical, must have strong modern and ballet techniques, knowledge of other dance forms helpful. Some pay provided. For more info call (310) 313-1647, email firstname.lastname@example.org; www.betweenlines.org
BLACKBIRD JR. CO. / NORTHRIDGE, CA
Male and female dancers between the ages of 7 and 17 who are committed, open-minded individuals with dance experience in one or all of the following styles: Hip Hop, Jazz, Modern, Ballet, and Tap, for seasonal commitment. Though the Jr. Company will not have any exclusive type of contract, including who kids train with, we encourage them to take two classes per week from our studio and there is a $25 per month fee for the choreographers and training they receive during our weekly rehearsal. If you have a picture and resume please bring it to the audition. There is no pay. If you have any additional questions please refer to our website (www.blackbirddancestudio.com) or contact us either by phone: 818-727-7323 or email: email@example.com.
MARSHALL DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Male and female dancers 16-35 with good technique in any of the following styles: ballet, jazz, modern, flamenco, Dunham. We will teach wonderful choreography to dancers. Stage experience needed, good bodies. Rehearsals Wed, Fri and Sun evenings only. Pay for show and school outreach on the days if chosen. Choreographers are Neisha Folkes (former Alvin Ailey, www.neishafolkes.com), Terry Beehman, Anindo Marshall (Dunham style) and more. www.marshalldancecompany.com; Shows in Los Angeles and out of town. Auditions: Wed, Fri or Sun (ongoing) at 5:30. Take a class with us and see rehearsals afterwards. Beautiful studio in Woodland Hills: "Dance Dimensions". Call or email Anindo (director) to set up time to take class: Email firstname.lastname@example.org Or call: 818 970-6540
AATMA PERFORMING ARTS / LOS ANGELES, CA
AATMA Performing Arts, a Bollywood dance company based in NY, NJ, PA, and LA is seeking dancers for their company and international touring productions. We are interested in dancers 18+ who have training in ANY of the following forms of dance: Bollywood, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Indian Classical, Indian Folk, Modern, or Ballet. Visit: www.aatmaperformingarts.com or email: email@example.com
GALLIMAUFRY & GREENE DANCE CO. / LAGUNA BEACH, CA
Contemporary dance company based in Laguna Beach. Modern Dancers: males and females, 18+, must be "brave" and willing to grow and change, modern dance background preferred, but will consider all dancers with strong technical background; acting ability also preferred. (949) 499-5060 or visit www.gallimaufry.info
THE MAUI GIRLZ POLYNESIAN DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Polynesian dancers, male and female Hula & Tahitian dancers of all levels, ages 21+ with availability on Saturdays. Poi ball skills a plus. Dancers must have reliable transportation. Lead choreographer is Pi'ilani Paraoan. Dancers can earn $50 - $100+ per show. For more information, email Pi'ilani at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LULA WASHINGTON DANCE THEATRE / L.A., CA
Internationally acclaimed, Los-Angeles based modern dance company. Apprentice Workshop Ensemble; local and national touring season. Experienced professionals with ballet and modern training. Guaranteed pay for all rehearsals, performances. LWDT style incorporates Modern, Ballet, Jazz, and Hip-Hop technique with a strong African dance influence. All dancers should have a solid technical foundation and incredible versatility. Visit www.lulawashington.com; Exec Dir: Tamicadance@yahoo.com
LINEAGE DANCE / PASADENA, CA
Lineage Dance is a contemporary dance company based in Pasadena, CA, dedicated to raising money for nonprofit organizations and making the arts accessible to audiences of all demographic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Lineage tours the country to raise money for charities nation-wide. Artistic Director is Hilary Thomas, www.lineagedance.org, email@example.com
COLAB DANCE THEATRE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Collaborative dance company, members who love to move, create, express themselves. Male & female dancers for specific productions & dance film projects. Non-paid dance company welcoming different dance backgrounds. Check out myspace page: www.myspace.com/colabdance; Info/questions: email CoLabDance@gmail.com.
KESHET CHAIM DANCE ENSEMBLE / L. A., CA
Keshet Chaim Dance Ensemble is a Los Angeles-based performing dance company. The 25 year old dance ensemble is known as the major professional Israeli Dance Ensemble in the United States. Male and two female dancers, talented & energetic, with stage experience. Background in Israeli, Ethnic, Modern or Ballet for core company is important. Paid local performances and some touring. Rehearsals are in the evening. More info: kcdancers.org or 818.784.0344 or firstname.lastname@example.orgSARAH BUSH DANCE PROJECT / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
SBDP has quickly earned a reputation as one of the most versatile dance companies in San Francisco. Strong, confident performers with training in diverse dance styles (especially Modern & Hip-Hop), all ages & genders, for variety of paid performances, travel opportunities, and creation of new work: music videos, live concert tours, evening-length fine arts performances, liturgical, film, nightclub, etc. in the USA and abroad. Email questions to email@example.com; visit: www.myspace.com/sarahbushdanceproject, www.sarahbushdance.comHOLLYWOOD DANCE CO. / HOLLYWOOD, CA
Hollywood Dance Company is the new pre-professional performance group coming from the fusion professional dance company, Hollywood Ballet. Dancers aged 13-17, advanced in ballet and jazz, with some experience in modern dance and other styles. Please send bio and dance pic to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.hollywoodballet.com/HollywoodDanceCompany.html
HYSTERICA DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Hysterica creates original danceworks reflective of the current cultural landscape. Pop-influenced, theatrically driven company, focused on exploring collaborations with other artists; filmmakers, fashion designers, composers and musicians. email@example.com
LOTUS DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Ongoing weekly work (including Las Vegas, New York, Irvine). Dancers between 18-35 years old, experience in jazz, hip-hop, Latin, Arabic or other ethnic dance styles. Pay ranges from $40-$150 per show; show length is 30 minutes. Contact: Mia: 619-857-9900 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or Layla: 310-866-6421 or email@example.com
HOLLYWOOD BALLET / L.A., CA
Hollywood Ballet(TM) is a fusion dance group, strong ballet/jazz, some modern. Dancers should be over 25, out of the commercial audition cycle, reliable and fun. Auditions by arrangement Friday mornings, 10:30am in Studio City (at start of our rehearsal).; other rehearsal times by arrangement. Paid rehearsals & performances; high exposure, possible participation in Hollywood Ballet(TM) dance workout video. Visit www.HollywoodBallet.com, watch video clips at Hollywood Ballet Dances, then email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (323) 377-9397.
DANCEQUAKE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
DanceQuake (5 members, 2 swing alternates) is a dance team that inspires and engages kids & families in the joy of dance via performances & demonstrations at community events, festivals, schools and more in the greater San Francisco Bay Area. All styles – Urban/ Jazz/ Latin, etc. Choreography by Micaya, artistic director of the San Francisco Hip Hop DanceFest. Paid positions. More info: www.getupanddance.org
KYBELE DANCE THEATER / L.A., CA
Kybele Dance Theater (www.kybeledance.com) KDT is comprised of experienced male and female dancers (21 & over) for their touring season. Strong stage presence, expressiveness, musicality, and strong technique in modern, ballet and jazz. Sun, Mon, Thu evening rehearsals. Audition by appointment only. Please contact Artistic Director Seda Aybay at: 310-985 8487 or email@example.com
THE BALLET COLLECTIVE / L.A., CA
The Ballet Collective/ LA is comprised of female and male classically trained dancers. Pay for performance. Contact John Castagna: 323.661.6440 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.balletcollective.org
MOVING TRUTH, A GOSPEL DANCE CO. / SACRAMENTO, CA
Moving Truth dances in contemporary worship services at churches throughout the Sacramento area, as well as at outreach events (some local, some traveling). Dancers must be trained. Capable in either contemorary/lyrical, ballet or hip hop. Male or Female. No age requirement. Company directed by Miss Chelsea Elia. No Pay. Email resume and availability to: email@example.com
GODDESS A GO GO DANCE THEATRE / L.A., CA
Thought-provoking, comedic, edgy, dance theater celebrating the beauty, strength, diversity of women & dance. Group numbers based in modern dance & contemporary jazz, solo numbers with tap, flamenco, belly dance, other ethnic dance. Also present short films, mostly comedic. Artistic Directors/Choreographers: Christy Barker & Tania L Pearson-Loeser. Contact: 818 763-2840 or firstname.lastname@example.org; visit www.goddessagogo.com.THE JOSEPH ALLEN DECKER DANCE CO / BURBANK, CA
Paul A. Brown and Laura Laser, resident choreos. Season includes full scale productions in the LA area. Company Members are male and female, 18-49, any ethnicity, strong modern jazz dancers to join as full company members or apprentices, must be available for a minimum of two rehearsal days per week. Email email@example.com, visit www.jaddco.org.FUNK4SOUL ENTERTAINMENT / OAKLAND, CA
Hip hop and contemporary. Dancers are required to attend two rehearsals per week: Monday evenings 7pm-9pm San Francisco and Sundays 10am-12pm East Bay Location. Visit: www.funk4soul.com.
AMERICAN CONTEMPORARY BALLET / LOS ANGELES, CA
American Contemporary Ballet is comprised of female and male dancers, professional-level classical technique and body type required. Paid and apprentice positions available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.THE BELLYDANCE SUPERSTARS / L.A., CA
Based in Los Angeles and formed in 2003 the Bellydance Superstars have completed 800 show performances in 22 countries. The 14-member troupe is made up of the top performing bellydancers from across the US and the world's top Arab percussionist, Issam Houshan. The troupe has redefined bellydance by incorporating many fusions into the basic bellydance mix including Tribal, Indian, Polynesian,ballet and dervish, as well as having released the first 3D dance DVD. The company has been seen nationally on PBS TV and other stations. Contact: Miles Copeland: email@example.com or 323.512.4080.
SCRIPPS BALLET THEATRE / SAN DIEGO, CA
Youth Company of the Scripps Performing Arts Academy is comprised of male and female dancers. Females: Strong Pointe Work required at an advanced intermediate level of ballet technique. Males: Intermediate to Advanced Intermediate Ballet Technique. Call (858) 922-5811 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
YASHAS THEATRE COMPANY / SO. CA
Dancers ages 18+, must have training in dance, training & experience in mime and/or physical/movement theatre. Performers who can pick up new movement techniques very quickly & available for multiple rehearsals each week. Flexible schedule, professional attitude, responsible behavior, serious commitment. Some pay. Visit www.yashas.net or email Pic/Rés to: email@example.com.
AIREALISTIC / LOS ANGELES, CA
Airealistic is an aerial dance and theatre company. Performances ongoing at worldwide venues. Males & females, ages 18-39, desirable skills include gymnastics, rock climbing, dance, acting, rhythm, and a healthy respect of height and gravity. Be prepared to move, fly, & free yourself of any inhibiting thought or judgment. If you have an act we would like to see it. No fees or purchases required. Professional pay, meals, and travel provided. Visit www.airealistic.com or email Pic/Rés to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOSCOW CONTEMPORARY DANCE ENSEMBLE / L.A., CA
Adv. Students-professionals. This International Company is developing in NYC and Moscow, Russia and provides opportunities for dancers to distinguish themselves internationally in this highly competitive industry. Solid classical and contemporary technique for concerts, festivals and competitions. Some previous performing experience is desired but not required. Eric Conrad is the choreographer. www.balletconrad.com Paid per performance-contracts. Ongoing interviews. Please send email including your training, performing experience and photos (head shot + dance/full body) to: email@example.com
L.A. MODERN & BALLET CO. / L.A, CA
Los Angeles Modern & Ballet Company (LAMBCO) director is Omhmar Griffin. Strong Technical Dancers: ballet and modern dance training. Visit www.lambco.net. Weekly salary for rehearsals and performances.
BOLLYWOOD CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
Professional dance company specializing in Bollywood and belly dance styles based in Los Angeles. We perform all over Los Angeles, Orange County, Southern California and sometimes out of state. We are seeking male and female dancers with a dance background in either jazz, hip hop, ballet, or other dance styles to join our amazing team. Bollywood experience is not required as we will train extensively in our style. We want reliable, committed dancers that love to perform and are team players! Pays $100+ per show. For more info, please send photo(s) and dance background to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ISHQ DUNIYA DANCE CO. / SHERMAN OAKS, CA
Professional and serious dancers only. Must have background in jazz, hip-hop, ballet, tap, or modern. Ethnic dances and specialties are a PLUS. Males: fit (must be available every Fri and some Thur); Females: 5-2"- 5'5", petite (must be available Mon evenings, Fri, some Thur). Rehearsals are in Sherman Oaks. On-going paid gigs. Please email Katie: email@example.com
WINIFRED R. HARRIS' BETWEEN LINES / L.A., CA
A contemporary modern dance company, with some touring. Professional dancers with strong modern and ballet techniques, other dance forms helpful. Pay per project. firstname.lastname@example.org; www.betweenlines.orgLEVYDANCE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
LEVYdance, founded in 2002 by Artistic Director Benjamin Levy, is a San Francisco based contemporary dance company with a strongly recognized presence both in the Bay Area and nationally. LEVYdance tours internationally and regularly collaborates with highly distinguished artists from many disciplines. Male and female dancers for long-term Company Artist positions. Strong foundation in ballet and contemporary techniques, as well as a distinctly personal style and aesthetic. Individuals will be asked to work in a highly collaborative environment and must be open to bringing themselves personally to the choreographic process. Dancers will be paid for rehearsals and performances. Visit the LEVYdance Youtube channel to view repertory clips at: http://www.youtube.com/levydance. Visit www.levydance.org or email@example.com.
ODC/DANCE - SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Dancers with substantial professional and touring experience, extensive ballet and modern training, partnering skills and a hard working and creative spirit. Annual contracts. Choreo: Brenda Way & KT Nelson. ODC/Dance is known throughout the world for its athleticism, passion and intellectual depth. The company of ten world-class dancers performs its imaginative repertory for more than 50,000 people annually. The company has been widely recognized for its fusion of ballet and modern techniques and dynamic movement vocabulary that has been developed over time. Call (415) 863-9830 ext 100.
PROJECT BANDALOOP - WEST OAKLAND, CA
Full company touring schedule is roughly 10-12 weeks over the year. Professional dancers, experience in climbing and/or background in diving, aerial work or gymnastics a plus. Email Amelia@projectbandaloop.org.
THE SAPPHIRE DANCERS - LONG BEACH, CA
World dance troupe performing in restaurants, private parties, and events. Although the dance company specializes in Bellydance, they also will be performing Latin, Polynesian, Tahitian, and Bollywood pieces to form a complete variety show. Must have 2 years minimum bellydance experience, available for performances most Fri and Sat evenings and available for 3 hour rehearsals, 2 times a week in Long Beach, able to learn choreography quickly. Must be reliable. Pays $60-100 per show and tips. Call Lauren at (909)-374-6860 or send pictures and contact info to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SASSY MINXX - TORRANCE, CA
Los Angeles Burlesque Troupe, females 5'4" or taller. Must be available for all rehearsals and have a flexible schedule; Acting experience is a plus; Aerial and/or Pole experience is a plus. Rehearsals are not paid. Shows are compensated based on gross revenue and can range from $100-$600 per show. Note: All performers are expected to provide and pay for their own costumes and props. All performers are expected to take on additional show responsibilities such as promoting, show reservations, choreographing and other things involved with producing a show. Email email@example.com.INTERNATIONAL DANCE CO / LOS ANGELES, CA
LA-based International Dance Company specializing in Belly Dance, Latin, Bollywood, Go-Go, Persian and Armenian. Beautiful trained female dancers for weekly paid gigs. Emphasis on Belly Dance. Will train. Must meet the following requirements: Ability to pick up choreography very fast; Available through the holidays, including NYE (very important); Height between 5'2"-5'9"; Dress size no larger than size 6; Have own transportation; Attend weekly rehearsals on Monday nights in Hollywood; Positive attitude. Compensation varies: $40-$100/gig. Work with a serious dance company for consistent work, dancers average $700-$1000/mo. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FUSION DANCE CO. / SANTA BARBARA, CA
Fusion Dance Company is a performing dance company with dancers 18 and older who love to perform and are strong in Jazz and Hip Hop styles, other styles welcome as well.
PALM SPRINGS HISTORICAL DANCE THEATER / PALM SPRINGS, CA
Background in Modern, Jazz, African, Latin, etc. Dance techniques will be taught. This is a new Dance Company, consisting of all Male Dancers with Female Guest Artists. Dancers will receive free dance & rehearsal classes. At this time the dancers will only receive a salary when the proposed grants are approved and for the performances, which ever comes first. For questions or more info, call Ms.Trina Parks at: (323) 270-6361.
DANCE THEATRE OF THE WORLD / L.A., CA
Sherman L. Steward’s DTW, Dance Theatre of the World. Dancers must be strong: advanced or professional level in 2 of the following: BALLET – Pointe preferred; JAZZ – Stage Credits preferred; MODERN – Horton or Graham Technique preferred; TAP – Hoofer Technique preferred. Salary negotiable and based on experience. 17 or older. For more information please visit: kidzdanceklub.com.
FASHIONATE RHYTHM DANCE COMPANY / BAY AREA, CA
An International Dance company, primarily latin based. Highly trained/well rounded male and female dancers (International Latin, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Modern, etc.). Strong performers extremely comfortable on stage with incredible work ethic. Other special skills a bonus! 18yrs+, advanced to professional level, fit/healthy dancers. Opportunities to choreograph and contribute; many performance opportunites; Paid gigs: Private parties, Corporate events, Night Clubs, Theater Dance Concerts, Weddings, Community Events, TV appearances, Exposure; excellent resume builder and professional training (dance and other) etc. (pay determined by type and length of performance). More info: www.frdanceco.org. Contact us for audition info, updates on our site. Send Resume, Bio, Application, Full body pics: email@example.com, (408) 396-2025
DONNA STERNBERG & DANCERS / L.A., CA
Donna Sternberg & Dancers, a contemporary dance company, dancers with strong technique and performance skills. The eclectic repertoire involves physically demanding, technically challenging pieces as well as dramatic ones. There is performance pay and touring. (310) 260-1198 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org
BENITA BIKE'S DANCEART CO. / SO. CALIF
The work of Benita Bike's DanceArt is known for its elegant performance, dramatic use of space and gesture to make sensitive observations on life. Benita Bike's choreography stands at the crossroads of past and present, blending the music and sensibilities of the past with evocative contemporary movement. Now in its 33rd season, this company has performed near and far – from the California coast to New England and abroad – bringing both concert dance and unique interactive outreach performances to audiences large and small. Visit www.DanceArt.org.
DYNAMICS DANCE THEORY / SO. CALIF
So. Cal. contemporary jazz dance company comprised of pre-professional dancers, male and female, between the ages of 13 and 21, with strong technique in jazz, modern, and ballet. Repertoire by co-artistic directors Brandy Thilesen and Kelly Gill, as well as guest artists. No pay. For more information, contact Brandy Thilesen or Kelly Gill at: (661) 251-6480 Or email email@example.com.
FUNKANOMETRY / L.A., CA
Funkanometry is a non-profit dance company providing a home for working and aspiring performance artists who are passionate about developing their craft. Experienced, skilled and positive individuals, must have a hip-hop background (other styles a strong plus), an open mind, and a strong passion for dance. 18 and over only, proficient in Hip Hop - other styles/techniques/freestyle a plus. Paid and non-paid gigs throughout the year. Please visit www.funkanometry.com.
RUSSIAN ENTERTAINMENT UNLIMITED DANCE CO. / PASADENA, CA
Folkdance company, male and female dancers age 18+ experienced in folk/character dance or classical dance. Repertoire includes Russian, Ukranian, Moldavian, Jewish, Armenian, Arabic, Gypsy, and other folk styles. Director/choreographer is Youri Nelzin. $50-$100 per show. Shows are usually on Friday-Sunday in the evenings, and occasionally during the week in the afternoon. A flexible part time job. Auditions and rehearsals (not paid) held every Tuesday from 8-10pm at Le Studio (100 W Villa St, Pasadena 91103; parking lot off of Eureka St) If this is a problem, you can call Youri to schedule another time. Call: 818-400-3658
BALLET SAN JOSE / SAN JOSE, CA
Positions for both men and women: company members, apprentices, and trainees. Principal positions also available. (Five-show season) Full company is 30 dancers. Annual Budget of $5.2 million. Style: Ballet, jazz, modern. Competitive wages, health insurance, worker¹s compensation, unemployment, FICA/MC, shoe allowance, chiropractic, pension, dance classes. Spencer Anderson: (408) 288-2820 ext. 216; firstname.lastname@example.org
BALLET SANTA BARBARA / CA
Ballet Santa Barbara performs at the Marjorie Luke Theatre. Varied classical/contemporary repertory. Dynamic, enthusiastic performers with strong classical technique plus modern experience. Advanced level ballet students will be considered. Salary negotiable. Email Carrie Diamond at: email@example.com or 805/682-6872.
FUSION DANCE / SAN DIEGO, CA
Fusion Dance is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization comprised of male and female dancers with strong technical and performance backgrounds, extensively trained in Ballet, Modern and Jazz. Repertory is a blend of Jazz and Modern by Co-Artistic Directors Kevin Hermann and Katie McIver, as well as various guest choreographers. Local and touring performances. www.fusiondance.info
JOHNC/HARTFEL BALLET / ORANGE, CA
Ages 16-35, female, advanced ballet dancers, all fit body types welcome. John C. Welch is Artistic Director. Per performance pay available for company members. Interested dancers should call or email for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org (714) 404-8767
R&B DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Male and female dancers, ages 18 and up. Dancers under the age of 18 may also audition for our “junior” company. A parent/guardian must attend audition with any dancer under the age of 18. R&B Dance is known for being a diverse company, so training is needed in ballet, jazz and hip hop. Training in tap and acrobatic/gymnastics is a big plus. email@example.com
DIAVOLO DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Diavolo, one of Los Angeles’ most prominent modern dance companies, consisits of male and female dancers for national and international touring dates. Diavolo uses extremely physical and athletic work. Performers must have strong background in modern dance technique, contact improvisation, and some gymnastic and/or acrobatic ability. Must not be afraid of heights. Diavolo is a California non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. No union affiliations. Salary, plus per diem on tour, provided. www.diavolo.org Email Monica Campbell, associate artistic director: firstname.lastname@example.org No phone calls please.
BCo / L.A., CA
Dedicated, responsible, good natured male and female dancers. Efficient in jazz and ballet. Choreography is a physical combination of both, with elements of hip hop and theatre. Dancers who understand and enjoy process of creating a dance. 18 and older only. There is some pay now. Rehearsals will be 2-3 times a week. Location is Los Angeles, Ca. Please send a resume and headshot with contact information to: BCoDancers@gmail.com
BACKHAUSDANCE / ORANGE, CA
LA DANSERIE / SO. CAL.
Judy Pisarro-Grant, admin. dir., Patrick Frantz, artistic dir. Performances in Hollywood and Santa Barbara. Dancers: male, 18-30, strong ballet technique, Pointe required for females, additional experience in modern a plus. (818) 341-0530 or email email@example.com.TANGO PERFORMANCE TROUPE / WESTMINSTER, CA
We are experienced stage tango choreographers looking for dancers to form a LA/OC based branch of our successful SF Bay Area Troupe "Tangroupe." This is for Argentine tango and cabaret. We have a new studio in Westminster. This troupe would compete (and win) in formation competitions, perform exhibitions at festivals, and entertain at parties. Your compensation is free training until the group is good enough to get the paid gigs and contract productions. For more info, contact Brett at: (714) 932-1047 or visit: www.socaltango.com.
SANTA MONICA DANCE THEATER OF THE WORLD / SANTA MONICA, CA
Founder and Artistic Director, Sherman L. Steward. Girls and Boys, professionally trained in 2 of the following genres: Ballet (also Pointe!), Jazz, Modern and Tap. Choreographer is Sherman L. Steward. Performance pay. Questions: Claire Purcell (818) 997 1184 or email: firstname.lastname@example.orgELITE YOUTH DANCE CO / LOS ANGELES, CA
National award winning choreographer has established a Los Angeles based elite youth dance ensemble to compete and perform at the highest level. Choreography will focus primarily on artistic technical contemporary works requiring dancers to have outstanding classical technique. No pay. Email EYdanceco@gmail.com.
OTERO DANCE COMPANY / CLAREMONT, CA
We are the only company in California that offers a unique assortment of Latin dances. It was founded by acclaimed Argentine born dancers Gloria and Claudio Otero. Our specialty dances are Tango, Gauchos and Latin dances (salsa, cha-cha, merengue, etc...). Dancers ages of 21-30, salsa/latin dance experience a must. Must be able to travel. Other disciplines of dance (jazz, ballet, ballroom, and other social dances, etc.) would be preferred. The choreographer is Gloria Otero and there are opportunities for company members to choreograph. Please call (909) 482-0170 for more information or you can e-mail Gloria at email@example.com; www.gloriatango.com. We are based out of the city of Claremont in the Inland Empire.
DANCE PENINSULA BALLET / SO. CA.
Dance Peninsula Ballet is for pre professional and professional dancers. For more information call Tita Boulger (director of PSPA) 310-375-1398. Patricia Stander, Artistic Director. Peninsula School of Performing Arts, Lunada Bay Studio, 2325 P.V. Dr. West #106, PVE, CA
MALE BURLESQUE GROUP / WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA
Urban male burlesque group of elite beautiful and talented men for the West Hollywood club scene. This show is geared toward entertaining men. Must be comfortable, have a great body, be attractive, be a great dancer who can pick up choreography with a great personality. Great singers are a plus! Choreo: Trey Rich. Email face, body pics and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEDIA CITY BALLET OF LOS ANGELES/ BURBANK, CA
Media City Ballet of Los Angeles is comprised of classically trained ballet dancers for paid positions. Strong ballet dancers, male & female. Salary is commensurate with experience. For more information visit www.mediacityballet.org. 818 972-9692 and ask for Natasha Middleton.
BEACON ST. DANCE PROJECT / L.A., CA
The Beacon St Dance Project is a modern dance/performance art company. Dancers of all levels are encouraged to audition. Performances are paid. Please email email@example.com for more information. Choreographer is Jennifer Seigle. 2306 Hyperion Ave, Silver Lake, CA 90026
NANNETTE BRODIE DANCE THEATRE / LONG BEACH, CA
Nannette Brodie Dance Theatre is based in Long Beach. Dancers need to be over 21 with strong background in modern and ballet training. Dancers need to be available for class and rehearsals on Monday and Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Also, some Fridays are needed for school shows. Company performs mostly in Southern California, and travels about two to three weeks of the year out of state. Ability to teach classes as well as perform are important. Performances and teaching are paid. Nannette Brodie Dance Theatre has been presenting performances and workshops since 1986. For further information, contact the office at 562-598-7182 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOUTH BALLET THEATRE / SO CALIF.
This is a newly formed pre-professional student ballet company in Reseda, California. Dancers should be between 13 & 19 years old with ballet, contemporary, and partnering experience. Rehearsals are Saturdays with performances in the Los Angeles area. Andrea Paris (Artistic Director), 818-780-6126
LOUISE REICHLIN & DANCERS / L.A., CA
Experienced male and female dancers, modern, with strong ballet and jazz background for projects and performances. Strong stage presence, expressiveness, musicality, and technique. Floor work is important. All ethnic types. The company also works in partnership with many schools in the L.A. area providing performances, staff development training for teachers and residency workshops with children. There is opportunity for teaching as well as performing for those qualified. There is pay. www.LAChoreographersAndDancers.org For information and audition appointment please call: 213-385-1171 Or e-mail: email@example.com
MEH-TROPOLIS DANCE THEATRE / L.A., CA
Meh-tropolis Dance Theatre is comprised of dancers (male and female, 18+), with solid ballet and/or modern technique, with a special need for male dancers (many experience levels accepted). Pointe a plus but not required. Benefits include free class, discounted master classes, and professional performance opportunities. Dir. Sarah Harkness. There is no pay. For more information access www.mehtropolis.com.VISIONARY DANCE THEATRE CO / LA MESA, CA
Visionary Dance Theatre, a San-Diego based Contemporary Dance Co, is comprised of dancers 18 years and older and technically trained. All positions paid. Apprentice opportunities open for non-technically trained dancers. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org
KORDANCE / LOS ANGELES, CA
KORdance, a project of WCB Arts Foundation, Inc, is a contemporary dance ensemble based in Los Angeles. High technical level, performance experience and a love of travel required. Dancers are paid for rehearsals and performances. Some travel expenses provided. Email email@example.com
DIAMOND DANCE CO. / OAKLAND, CA
Strong young male and female hip-hop dancers 14 yrs to 23 yrs old to train, perform, and grow with the Funkiest Youth Dance Company in the Bay Area. (510) 597-1056; New Style Motherlode Dance Studio, 5451 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
DE'ATH BALLET / MONROVIA, CA
Small company specializing in original dramatic story ballets, usually with period settings. Rehearse and perform year-round in the Los Angeles area. We try to have a truly supportive and fun atmosphere - many of our dancers are retired pros with old injuries and families. We encourage both ballet veterans who still fancy some intriguing stagework and serious young dancers wanting excellent experience in theatre dance. Auditions are ongoing. No pay. Contact: Anne De'Ath 818-241-8523 firstname.lastname@example.org Sundays (ongoing), 7pm / company class, Monrovia Dance Center, 414 W. Foothill Blvd., Monrovia, CA
DEVI DANCE COMPANY / L.A., CA
Male and female dancers for eastern movement/dance company. Paid gigs. Must be based in Los Angeles, and available for rehearsals 2-3x per week. Male - fit, prefer around 5'9". Must be strong jazz and/or hip-hop. Female - petite, 5'2"-5'5". Must be strong ballet, jazz, and/or hip-hop. Specialty artists, ethnic dance, a very big plus. Please contact Neena: 310-285-8786; email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
SAN DIEGO BALLET / SAN DIEGO, CA
Email or call for information regarding auditions in spring and summer. No union required. Trainee positions available. Pay $50-$500wk. Typically 35 performances, 20 weeks work, 2 weeks touring. Auditions are best sent with DVD/dance photo/resume and include Ballet & or partnering work if male. Robin Morgan, 2650 Truxtun Rd., Ste 102, SD, CA 92106; www.sandiegoballet.org. Contact receptionist: 619-294-7378 OR email@example.com
CITY BALLET OF SAN DIEGO / CA
Auditions anytime or by video. Audition includes Ballet. Bring resume, head shot, dance photo. Starting pay is $250/wk. 36 performances, 25 weeks work. Shoes, workman's comp insurance provided. Contact Steve Winsrich 858-274-6058, firstname.lastname@example.org ; www.cityballet.org Steve Winsrich, PO Box 99072, San Diego, CA 92169
DIP DANCE THEATRE COMPANY / L.A., CA
DIP is a dance theatre company that meets once a week to create dance-theatre works. No pay. Emphasis on the process of exploration, movement improvisation, and creating a strong supportive ensemble. If this sounds like something that interests you and you are available to rehearse Thursday evenings in the Silverlake area of Los Angeles, 8pm-10pm at Studio A dance, located at 2306 Hyperion Ave (cross street is Scotland) then please email: Artistic Director Sarah Phillips: Creativemonster@att.net Or call: 213 413-4357.
BALLET PACIFICA / IRVINE, CA
Audition includes Ballet, pointe. No union required. Style is contemporary ballet. 55 performances, 37 weeks work. Shoes provided. Contact Molly Lynch 949-851-9930; Molly Lynch, 1824 Kaiser Ave., Irvine, CA 92614
PCH ELITE / LONG BEACH, CA
PCH Elite is a teen dance company with a particular vision for teens to smoothly segue-way into the professional dance industry. Commitment to participate in competitions, shows, and charity work. Also working on songs for album. You don't have to have an amazing voice but you must be willing to work hard and be a good sport - dancers that sing. No pay but many perks such as headshots, costumes, experience, etc. Rehearses every Wed night from 9:15-11pm in Long Beach. Female Teen Dancers, ages 13-17, with serious training. Choreographer is Natasha Paz: 562-577-5099.
KENNETH WALKER DANCE PROJECT / TORRANCE, CA
Kenneth Walker Dance Project is seeking advanced ballet dancers for upcoming performances. Rehearsals will be held in Torrance. Seeking Ballet Dancers: males and females, advanced level, must be available to rehearse weekends. Small stipend provided. Visit kennethwalkerdanceproject.org or send résumés to email@example.com.
HK DANCE SHOWTROUPE / L.A., CA
We are a dance company that performs throughout the southern california area, a staple in the underground scene since 2003. Style includes choreographed dance numbers, burlesque tease with a modern circus vaudevillian style; costuming very Fosse, Risque, and character-based, must be comfortable with lingerie, high heels, pasties, (no nudity). Dancers of all, willing to train the right girls. Versatile faces, flexibility, pick up choreography quickly. Shows mostly in club, lounge, bar atmospheres. Choreographer/Creative Director is Sunset Leigh. Pay is available, rehearsals not paid. Submit letter of interest, resume, photo, Myspace link to : firstname.lastname@example.org.
ON THE EDGE DANCE CO. / SAN DIEGO, CA
JASON COOSNER DANCE / L.A., CA
Jason Coosner Dance/JCD, is comprised of dancers with a solid technical background. Jazz & modern experience a must. 18+. Performance stipend. For information contact JCDance@me.com.
KERRY DANCE TROUPE / UNIVERSAL CITY, CA
The Kerry Dance Troupe is comprised of champion-level Irish dancers. You must love to perform, be able to connect with an audience, and you must have a strong desire to be on stage. Qualifications: You should be a championship level dancer and have retired from active dance competition. Excellent timing, excellent rhythm, musicality, stage presence, ability to listen to and connect with the music while dancing, and ability to learn choreography quickly. Performances are paid. Rehearsals are not paid and are held primarily on weekends in the Los Angeles area. Visit: www.kerryrecords.com, email: email@example.com, or call: 818-754-1760.
NAPOLES BALLET / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Performances run Jun-Aug including a tour to Southern California. Ballet dancers: males and females, any ethnicity, must be trained in classical ballet as well as modern and/or jazz dance styles, females should be proficient on pointe, males should have partnering experience. Pay provided. For more info, contact Annabelle Henry at: (707) 318-9620, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DANCE IN MINISTRY / TORRANCE, CA
Dance In Ministry is a CHRISTian dance team comprised of beginning to advance dancers. Competitions and performances throughout the year, monthly fee of $25 to cover competitions and costumes. Jazz and hip-hop. http://sites.google.com/site/danceinministry/, or email email@example.com.
VIVER BRASIL DANCE CO / L.A., CA
Artistic Directors are Linda Yudin and Luiz Badaró. Company comprised of male and female dancers. Pay per performance. Dancers should have a strong modern dance technique with experience in Afro-Brazilian, Capoeira, and/or West African or other African diasporic dance form is recommended. Email Linda Yudin at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.viverbrasil.com.
XPOSE DANCE THEATER CO. / L.A., CA
This Los Angeles based interdisciplinary performing arts company is committed to utilizing dance and theater for artistic expression and entertainment. The company exceeds traditional expectations by serving as a blank canvas, lab, and workshop space for the members it represents and serves to bring to light today’s challenges, ideals, issues, and opinions through multimedia presentations and mixed-matched collaborations. For more info check out www.xposedance.com or email email@example.comGIRLESQUE DANCE COMPANY / LOS ANGELES, CA
Cabaret inspired performance group, a "burlesque/cabaret style dance group with a new twist." Technical Jazz Dancers: female, 18-29, singing a plus but not required, singers are encouraged to audition but a dance background is a must. Note: "Girlesque is a no nudity production." Stipend, copy, credit, and meals provided. For more info, visit: www.girlesquestudio.com. Email pix & résumés to: firstname.lastname@example.org
THE AHLAM DANCERS / L.A., CA
The Ahlam Dancers is based in Los Angeles and London. It is an ethnic dance group, with its main focus on belly dance. Variety dance shows involve Bollywood, Polynesian, Mexican Folk, Latin and Arabic dances. The company performs all over Southern California and is extending a branch in London. There is pay. For an audition email email@example.com.
The Velvet Nation, a Janet Jackson tribute group, does paid shows. Male and female dancers, 21 years and older, who are experienced in jazz and hip hop. Pay is $50-$150 per gig. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAD BOLLYWOOD DANCE CO / HOLLYWOOD, CA
MAD Bollywood Dance Company's choreo is Reetu Patel. The dance troupe signs a one year contract and is trained in various styles of Bollywood Dance. During the contract period dancers are sent to various paid gigs as well. Email: email@example.com.
NEW WORLD DANCE TROUPE / LONG BEACH, CA
Dancers perform at various restaurants, private parties and events, and theater. Must have at least 2 years dance experience, preferably bellydance performance experience as well. Troupe performs Bollywood, Polynesian, Tahitian, and Latin dances so experience in any of these forms or other cultural dances is also preferred. (909)-374-6860 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUPER STAR DANCERS / HOLLYWOOD, CA
Director is Patricia Prata. All levels of contracts are open. Belly dance fusion, Hula, Brazilian Samba, Bollywood and Latin styles. Salaries vary. Email email@example.com; visit www.sambadancesuperstar.com.ANGROUPE / WESTMINSTER, CA
Individuals experienced in partner dancing, aerial dancing, or those classically trained in ballet. However, we are willing to audition anyone who has a knack for picking up choreo, a lot of enthusiasm, and performance experience. Any Argentine tango experience is a plus. This troupe would compete (and win) in formation competitions, perform exhibitions at festivals, and entertain at parties. Your compensation is free training until the group is good enough to get the paid gigs and contract productions. We are looking for performers 18-35 yrs old. (714) 932-1047
POLYNESIAN PARADISE DANCERS / L.A., CA
The Polynesian Paradise Dancers is a professional Polynesian dance company dedicated to the preservation of Polynesian Performing arts and culture. We specialize in traditional and modern dances from the islands of Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand and Samoa. Male and female Polynesian dancers. Pay for performances and travel expenses are paid as well. Visit www.polynesianparadise.net or email Akemi at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 562-945-2599
UNION PROJECT DANCE CO / L.A, CA
Male and female contemporary dancers. Improvisation and partnering skills are required. The Union Project is a new LA-based contemporary company that features the collaboration between contemporary dance and live music. Since it's founding in 2009 by choreographer Mariana Oliveira, The Union Project has developed works in New York and Miami. Rehearsals will be held once a week in Santa Monica, for 5 hours (time TBD according to dancers availability). Rehearsals are paid, and will happen from February to April 2013. Visit: www.tupdance.com. Send your resume, headshot and video to email@example.com.
WILDERBE / L.A., CA
Wilderbe is a real time - interactive video mapping performance project, where digital art, dance, music and technology seamlessly intertwine with one another. Our purpose is to use technology to revolutionize the live entertainment industry; presenting a new form of theater where film, digital art and live performance can exist on one plane. This is your opportunity to be a part of something truly special . We are looking for dancers who are interested in partaking in this process and who understand company and community mentality. Beyond well rounded dancers, we are looking for team players, great attitudes and people willing to put in some elbow grease upfront for the chance to create something truly unique. Currently pay is on a per gig basis. Send your picture, resume, and any video to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
COLLABOR8 DANCE CO. / ARCADIA, CA
Collabor8 aims to provide the dance world with a unique blend of dance styles, personality and entertainment. Offering the audience a visual spectacle and exposing combinations of mainstream and underground music, we have already made a name for ourselves in the industry and only aim to grow stronger! Founded by Salome Valdez in 2005, Collabor8 has performed in several Hollywood Venues, competitions and dance show cases. Must have past experience/training in at least one of the following: Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical or Breaking. Do not need to be trained or experienced in all but well rounded dancers are a plus. http://www.myspace.com/collabor8.
STORM DANCE CO. / SAN DIEGO, CAL
Professional & pre-professional dancers focus on paid productions in San Diego and eventually for travel. Dancers that are also trained/versed in tap, stepping, martial arts, jazz, hip hop, or break dancing. Paid shows and promotional performances. Paid Gigs; Training in Choreography; Training To Become More Well Rounded and Marketable; Free Headshots; Performance Credits; Getting an Agent. Union and non-union talent. (619) 282-1884, www.apastudios.com
COMPANY C / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Alonzo King LINES Dance Center offers contract of approximately 33 weeks in San Francisco. Excellent ballet and contemporary dance technique. $470/wk salary provided. Visit: www.companycballet.org. To schedule an audition appt email pix (two different full-body views; no headshots), résumés (including all performance experience with professional ballet companies, height, training, and awards), and video sample if available to: email@example.com or mail to: Alexis Drabek, 675 Ygnacio Valley Rd., Ste. B-213, Walnut Creek, CA 94596.
KARMAGROPHY / LOS ANGELES, CA
Bollywood Fusion dance company located in Los Angeles. The company performs at public and private events all over the country. Looking for dancers for a number of upcoming paid gigs, versatile dancers and specialties. All styles are encouraged. Bollywood experience is a plus but not necessary. Males: 5'7" and up, fit bodies. Be prepared to dance shirtless, tumbling and tricks a plus. Females: 5'2" and up, fit bodies, beautiful faces, long hair preferred, tumbling and tricks a plus. Attire: Body Conscious (ladies wear something that shows midriff). Pays $150-200 per gig. For more info, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
STORM YOUTH DANCE CO. / SAN DIEGO, CA
Youth dance troupe based in San Diego at the Academy of Performing Arts. Train/learn dance routines to improve pick up skills for choreography. Learn dance routines from top Hollywood choreographers. Dancers will be used for performances/gigs/special events. Professional level training, perform at local venues, receive free promotion, free headshots, chance of working in television. Union and non-union talent. (619) 282-1884, www.apastudios.com
BLACKWELL DANCE PROJECT / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Blackwell Dance project is a elite competition and performance company under the direction of Ryan Rose of Wicked and The Lion King. 3 competition teams as well as a performance company for dancers who are no longer able to compete. www.Blackwelldanceproject.comDAURDEN DANCE CO / LOS ANGELES, CA
Daurden Dance is seeking dancers of all heights and ethnicities for full season of performances. Dancers must have strong technique in Ballet and Contemporary/Modern Styles. Technique in Hip Hop, Aerial/Contortionist, Acting, Partnering, and dancing on pointe a plus. Dancers must have an ability to connect emotionally to the material and be able to work with props. Paid performances. Please send headshot, resume & You tube links to email@example.com.
VISCERAL RESOLUTION DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Visceral Resolution is a jazz/contemporary dance company that promotes social awareness through the impetus of dance/art. Requirements: commitment, punctuality and loyalty. Strong Jazz training, contemporary/modern experience is desired, prior professional experience is a plus. Females and males ages 18 +. Micelle Horner choreo. No pay. MHorner916@gmail.com
ANTICS PERFORMANCE / L.A., CA
BBoys, BGirls, House Dancers, Lockers, Poppers, Krumpers, and Hip Hop Dancers. Dancers should have skills with freestyling and skills with choreography. Experience with acting, mc’ing, poetry, dj’ing, and other dance styles is a plus. Two paid rehearsals per week (3 hours each). Rehearsal schedule to be determined around dancers’ schedules. Paid performance gigs of all types from theater shows to parties - pay varies. Possible additional dancers needed for unpaid understudy/intern positions. www.AnticsPerformance.com
LEAPS N BOUNDS DANCE / L.A., CA
Leaps N' Bounds Dance provides innovative performing arts programming to diverse audiences in Los Angeles and surrounding communities. We provide professional development opportunities in dance technique training and performance opportunities for students and adults in our performance program. Our company consists of 1st Company, 2nd Company and Training Program. Our contemporary modern class provides students with working knowledge of contemporary modern dance technique. Innovative and traditional modern dance styling with continuing emphasis on developing the body as an expressive instrument. Performance opportunities available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org; visit: www.leapsnboundsfitness.org
ALONZO KING'S LINES BALLET / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Style: ballet, contemporary ballet. Number of dancers: 9. Benefits: chiropractic, per diem, pt, shoes, transportation. Contact: Arturo Fernandez, 415.863.3040, email@example.com, www.linesballet.orgCOTERIE DANCE CO. / OAKLAND, CA
COterie DAnce (CODA) consists of dancers trained in ballet, jazz, and modern for company, ensemble, and apprentice positions. Men and people of color strongly encouraged to audition. CODA rehearses on Sundays from 10am-3pm, and dancers are offered a variety of performance opportunities. Visit www.coteriedance.com; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE FABULOUS PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES / PALM SPRINGS, CA
FESTIVAL BALLET THEATRE / FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA
Style: ballet; Budget: $400k. Number of dancers: 14; Number of apprentices: 8. Contract dates: Sep–Apr. Number of performances per season: 14. Benefits: worker's comp. Contact: Salwa Rizkalla, 714.962.5440, email@example.com, www.festivalballlet.org
PRESIDIO DANCE THEATRE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
THE SACRAMENTO BALLET / SACRAMENTO, CA
Style: ballet; Budget: $2.2M. Number of dancers: 21; Number of apprentices: 7. Starting salary: $300. Contract dates: Sep–May. Number of performances per season: 50+. Weeks of work: 34. Benefits: chiropractic, health, pt, shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Jack Hansen, 916.552.5800, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.sacballet.org
SMUIN BALLET / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Style: ballet, tap; Budget: $3.3M. Number of dancers: 16; Number of apprentices: 2. Starting salary: $550. Contract dates: Aug–Jun. Number of performances per season: 85–100. Weeks of work: 38–40; Weeks on tour: 2–3. Benefits: chiropractic, dental, health, pt, shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Jo Ellen Arntz, 415.495.2234 x1, email@example.com, www.smuinballet.org
SPECTORDANCE / MARINA, CA
ARTIFICIAL SOUL / YORBA LINDA, CA
'The Alternative Dance Company'. Talented and diverse dancers, company is currently working to become a national touring company. Dancers 18 years and older with abilities in Jazz/Lyrical/Contemporary and a strong technical background. (330) 421-7607 or Ejason@mail.com.TRANSCLASSICS DANCE CO / GLENDALE, CA
TransClassics Dance Company is comprised of men and women with strong classical technique and stable partnering skills, in addition to modern/contemporary experience. Women must show pointe work. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FATIMA & THE BUTTERFLIES / LOS ANGELES, CA
Fatima & The Butterflies dance troupe is comprised of passionate, creative dancers with any dance background that can learn quickly. This troupe performs various dance styles, such as belly dance, flamenco, bollywood, and samba. Performance opportunities with compensation (dependent per project), and possible teaching positions. Visit www.luminaacademy.com.
SUPER STAR DANCERS / HOLLYWOOD/PASADENA, CA
Professional belly dancers, Brazilian samba, Hula, Indian and Flamenco dancers with own costumes and routines. Paid gigs to perform in TV shows, films, events, commercials, live shows and high-end private parties all over the USA. The pay starts at $50 for 15 minutes show + tips + travel fee + meal. Must be available to rehearse at least once a week in Hollywood or Pasadena from 7pm to 9:30pm, you also must be available to perform on the weekends. Commitment of 6 months, you will then sign a contract and principal dancers will be in the posters, promotional material, website and videos. email@example.com
ACUBRA CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO. / L.A.,CA
Strong Jazz dancers, fit, fierce, with excellent technique. Knowledge and love of both Fosse Jazz and Belly Dance preferred. (323) 938-6836 or firstname.lastname@example.orgPASADENA DANCE THEATRE / PASADENA, CA
28-week part-time contracted positions available for men and women. Extensive classical ballet training required, in addition experience in contemporary is preferred. Women must be strong on pointe. (626) 683-3459 or email email@example.com.
THE PURE DANCE THEATRE / MILPITAS, CA
Modern dance company in the Bay Area of California. Powerful, passionate dancers. Professional experience is a plus. Apprenticeships and perpetual contracts obtainable. Email info.TahiraPDT@gmail.com.
JCD / L.A., CA
New contemporary dance company, 18+ with a strong background in jazz/modern and ballet (will consider mature dancers age 15-17). Artistic Director: Jason Coosner. Possible pay. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
CALIFORNIA CONTEMPORARY BALLET / SO. CA.
California Contemporary Ballet (CCBallet) features a unique brand of ballet and contemporary modern dance choreography to be performed for festivals and theater engagements throughout Southern California. Company was recently featured in Europe. CCBallet auditions male dancers with good partnering skills and females with strong Pointe skills. Dancers are offered training scholarship, plus pay. Fax or e-mail photo and resume: ph (818)790-7924, fax (501)-641-7117, email: email@example.com, visit www.ccballet.net.
PECK PECK DANCE ENSEMBLE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Peck peck dance ensemble was formed in 2002 to produce the work of Co-Founders and Co-Directors Sean McMahon and Sarah Sass. Female and male dancers well versed in modern dance technique, strong improvisational and composition skills. Often the dancers contribute movement and ideas to the process. Dancers paid small performance stipends for their work. Email Sean McMahon: firstname.lastname@example.org, website: www.peckpeckdanceensemble.com or call 415-863-9833.
LV Dance Collective / San Francisco, CA
LV Dance Collective is a Contemporary Fusion Bay Area based performing company, under the Artistic Direction of founders/choreographers Kao Vey Saephanh and Martha L. Zepeda. LVDC uses movement to inspire, to communicate, to overcome, and to educate. While focusing on creating works LVDC strives in the health of the mind, body, and soul through various creative initiatives including movement exploration, workshops, classes, and collaboration. Through movement one can do anything. For more info please email us at email@example.com or visit www.lvdancecollective.com.
SAMANTHA GIRON DANCE / L.A., CA
Adult dancers with strong modern and ballet training who are comfortable with street dance. Opportunity to perform at various venues and festivals. $200 minimum stipend for performances. Rehearsals in Hollywood. Email Samantha at firstname.lastname@example.org; www.samanthagirondanceproject.comSOULFORCE DANCE CO / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
SoulForce Dance Company is a hip hop fusion dance company directed by choreographer, teacher and producer Micaya. It consists of professional minded adults who desire something more than the average, mainstream, hip hop dance company. SoulForce focuses on artistic expression, excellent style, skill, and individuality. Dancers are required to attend at least one class and two rehearsals per week. We are looking for dancers who are trained in hip hop and/or other styles of dance, are mature and responsible/reliable, have cool/positive/respectful attitudes, have an openness to new things, are hard working and self motivated, and have good performance skills. For more info, visit: www.facebook.com/soulforcedance or email: email@example.com.
SANTA MONICA CONTEMPORARY BALLET / SANTA MONICA, CA
Well trained dancers, male and female. Talented professional and pre-professional ballet dancers who would benefit from an intensive performance experience. Union scale pay for rehearsals/performances. For more info, call: (310) 985-1971.
THE UNION PROJECT DANCE CO / LOS ANGELES, CA
Dancers must have advanced contemporary technique. Improvisation and partnering skills are required. The Union Project is a LA-based contemporary company that features the collaboration between contemporary dance and live music. Rehearsals will be held once a week in Santa Monica. Rehearsals are paid. The new project, Send resume, headshot and video to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Male and female dancers with strong backgrounds in ballet, jazz, modern and contemporary. 9 month contract with easy rehearsal schedule, performance pay and travel/choreography opportunities. Email: HartPulseDance@yahoo.comFUSE MODERN DANCE CO / SANTA ANA, CA
Men and women, approximately 6-7 dancers and 3 apprentices. Dancers must be highly trained in ballet, modern, contemporary jazz, and hip hop. Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
RANDE DORN DANCE CO / NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA
Strong, modern/progressive, dancers with ballet and partnering technique. Seeking dancers with 2-3 years of professional experience or college level training. Paid performances, no pay for rehearsals. Visit www.DornDanceCompany.com or email DornDancer@gmail.com.
COMPTON DANCE THEATRE / COMPTON, CA
Compton Dance Theatre (CDT) requires a flexible schedule to rehearse and perform days and/or evenings. Hourly pay for rehearsals and performances. Requirements: advanced level of training in ballet; pointe; advanced level of training in modern dance (Graham & Horton technique), must be over 18 years old. Bring headshot & resume. All ethnicities encouraged. www.comptondancetheatre.org
OXFORD STREET DANCE THEATER / L.A., CA
Nonprofit modern dance company that performs several times throughout the year and has had several reviews by the Los Angeles Times and other local newspapers. It is committed to bringing artistic excellence to the community at large. Strong technique and performance quality, athletic and able to perform a great deal of partner work. www.oxfordstreetdance.org or email email@example.com.
INVERTIGO DANCE THEATRE / L.A., CA
Advanced contemporary or classical technique and willingness to take work collaboratively and theatrically. Some experience in contact improvisation is a plus. Diverse styles, ages and backgrounds are all welcome. Laura Karlin is the choreographer, along with professional guest choreographers of Invertigo. Rehearsal and performance stipends vary by project and level of dancer’s experience. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, 310.245.6898, www.invertigodance.org.
ATHLETIC GARAGE’S TRIBE / PASADENA, CA
Tribe is a teen hip hop dance group that works and rehearses at the Athletic Garage in Pasadena, CA. They perform live, in and around the Los Angeles area at public venues. Dancers (male and female) ages 13-16 with some dance experience. All different dance styles, especially hip hop are welcome. Aukai Caine - Choreographer. No Pay. Contact Sandy at 626.229.9769 or www.athleticgarage.com.
STATE STREET BALLET / SANTA BARBARA, CA
State Street Ballet is a professional dance company dedicated to presenting excellence in dance through public performances and educational outreach programs. By combining classical tradition with diversity and sophisticated style they are committed to exploring new avenues in dance while preserving the classics. Rodney Gustafson, Artistic Director and Founder. www.statestreetballet.com, 805.563.3262, email@example.com
LILY CAI CHINESE DANCE CO. / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
The Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company melds ancient Chinese forms with modern dance in an artistic and inventive marriage of styles. The Company bridges the continuum from past to contemporary - from spectacular court dances of Chinese dynasties to contemporary works fusing classical Chinese movement and ballet, complemented by dazzling costumes, original music, and multi-media designs. Established in 1988 by Lily Cai, the Company performs and tours extensively throughout California and the United States, appearing at performing arts venues, festivals, university theaters, schools, community centers and special events. www.lilycaidance.org, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
INTERSECTION DANCE PROJECT CO. / L.A., CA
Intersection Dance Project is a Los Angeles based non-profit dance company that seeks to bring artists together in collaborative endeavors for performances and education. Artists should have strong modern dance training and be athletic with strong performance personalities. Performances are paid. Choreographer - Laura Iacuessa. Contact email@example.com or visit www.intersectiondance.org
GROUNDING POINT DANCE CO. / TORRANCE, CA
Male & female dancers, 18 years and up, Jazz & Modern Dance training, improvisation. Carrie Smaczny, Artistic Director. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; website: www.gpdance.com; contact Carrie at 949-302-1208.
LOOSE CHANGE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Loose Change performs annually at the San Francisco Hip Hop Dance Festival, as well as additional theater performances. Diverse group of dancers with strong skills in hip hop and modern dance. Experience with floor work and/or swing dancing is also a plus. The company rehearses at City Dance Studios, Tue, 8:30pm-10:30pm, Thu, 9:30pm-11:00pm and Sun, 7pm-9pm. Visit www.loosechangedance.com to see some videos of past performances. Or go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piw1M6NVz1s. For more info call 415-297-1172.
THE FOLLIES GIRLS / LOS ANGELES, CA
Resident precision dance company. All female dancers celebrating jazz, musical theatre, tap in the style of the silver screen sirens and the old MGM era. Casting a company of 16 girls for two shows per year, Summer and Holiday. Private events throughout the year, must be willing to travel. Pay provided. Email headshot, resume and availability to email@example.com.
DAUGHTER OF ZION AERIAL DANCE CO. / SANTA YNEZ, CA
Founded in 2002, Daughter of Zion is focused on multidisciplinary, project-driven performances using modern dance, theater, and low-flying aerial work. In addition to performances, it is our goal to reach out to the community with unique and different movement classes. www.daughterofzion.net
WEST BOUND DANCE CO. / SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA
West Bound Dance Company is a valley based dance company founded by Jeffery "Machine" Mccann and Sarah "Smalls" Saltzman. Seeking open-minded dancers who want to build as a family. Dance styles: hip hop, house, popping, locking, wacking, krumping and really anything else that you can think of! For more information, please visit www.hitthefloorproductions.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DYNAMICS DANCE CO / EAST BAY, CA
The company emphasizes versatility & fusing mainstream with the unconventional seamlessly thus calling for individuals who are flexible in various dance styles (hip-hop, jazz, contemporary, modern, etc.) or have the drive and will to learn. Dancers who have technical training in Jazz and Ballet, but can easily transition into Hip Hop, or Hip-Hop dancers that also have clean Ballet or Jazz technique, other styles welcomed. Dancers who can be versatile, and go from soft to street, tender to funky. Dancers with strong stage presence who are responsible and reliable. Quick learners. Dancers who also like to choreograph. Age is not an issue. Please check our website for further information: http://www.wix.com/dynamicsxxi/dynamics-dance-company
THE ROCK SHOW DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Jazz/lyrical dance company. Dancers, 18+, all shapes, sizes and ethnicities. Trained in jazz/lyrical at an intermediate to advanced level with strong ability to emote with their face and have fluid body movement. Choreographer: Kirstin Sarfde. No pay. Email email@example.com; Visit www.myspace.com/therockshowdanceco.MALASHOCK DANCE / SAN DIEGO, CA
Founded by John Malashock in 1988 following his extensive career in dance and theater, the Company performs in various San Diego venues and events and has toured nationally and internationally. Malashock Dance advances the art and experience of dance by creating original works that communicate, challenge, entertain, and encourage new forms of personal expression. The Company's impressive track record includes the creation of many new dance works, annual performances and workshops, participation in arts festivals, collaboration with other cultural organizations. www.malashockdance.org
MOTION THEATRE DANCE CO. / SANTA BARBARA, CA
This is a non-profit contemporary modern dance company. Male and female dancers: ballet, modern, improvisation and performance. Opportunities to present your own choreography and to teach. www.motiontheatre.com; call 805.455.1955 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANDALOSI DANCE CO. / ARABESQUE DANCERS / DOWNEY, CA
Males and female dancers comprise the Arabesque Dancers and the Andalosi Dance Company. Ongoing shows - theatrical and entertainment. Dancers may audition for one or both companies. Training in world dance styles, must have rhythm and style. Choreographers are Juliette Arroyo and Karim Ali. Most performances are paid. 818/489-9734 or www.arab-esque.net or email@example.com
DISRUPTION DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
This is a Los Angeles-based all-female hip hop dance group. Performs at nightclubs, community events, competitions, etc. Please visit www.myspace.com/disruptiondance for more information & flyers. Female hip hop dancers, ages 18+ only, jazz experience a plus. No pay. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
ARABESQUE DANCERS & ANDALOSI DANCE CO. / DOWNEY, CA
Males and female dancers for the Arabesque Dancers and the Andalosi Dance Company. Core group of dancers for ongoing shows, theatrical and entertainment. Dancers with training in world dance styles, must have rhythm and style. Choreographers are Juliette Arroyo and Karim Ali. Most performances are paid. Questions: Juliette: 818/489-9734 or www.arab-esque.net or email@example.com
ORANCE COUNTY DANCE COMPANY / ORANGE COUNTY, CA
Orange County Dance Company is the new pre-professional dance group sponsored by Hollywood Ballet for talented young dancers age 13-20. Strong ballet, jazz, with some modern or lyrical. Reliable, mature, responsible "team players". Choreography ranges from Broadway style jazz to lyrical/ modern ballet. Will be joining Hollywood Ballet in performances. Artistic Director is Rick Heiman, member of the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers. (323) 377-9397 or email ocDANCEco@yahoo.com
COUTURE DANCE COMPANY / GLENDALE, CA
Couture Dance Company is the Glendale Community College company in residence. Dancers - jazz, modern, hip-hop, acting ability a plus. (323) 377-3180 or (818) 726-4541.
MARROW DANCE / SIGNAL HILL, CA
Marrow Dance is a Southern California based dance company that would engage the viewer by dissecting the human condition through the use of intricate gestural movement and dynamic musicality. Artistic directors Jason Gorman and Nicole Hogg aim to inspire both artist and audience through passionate movement that focuses on honesty and raw emotion with a strong backbone of technique and training. Seeking mature male and female dancers with a strong background in ballet and contemporary. No pay. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DANCELA / LOS ANGELES, CA
Choreographers are Brian Pelletier & Sarah Romanowsky. Male & female modern & jazz dancers, 18 and over. Dancers who consider performing a form a therapy to the front of the line! Email: email@example.com
RHAPSODY IN TAPS / LONG BEACH, CA
Rhapsody In Taps, a Long Beach based touring company founded in 1981, features 7 tap dancers, 6 jazz musicians and guest artists. Linda Sohl-Ellison is Director/Choreographer. Repertoire pays tribute to the rich heritage of tap as well as exploring innovative choreographic directions for the concert stage. One of the nation's very few tap dance companies that creates exciting, original choreographed repertoire and maintains a consistent ensemble of company dancers. Apprentice program trains dancers for the company - at least 21 years old, live in So Cal area, strong tap dance training, good overall dance skills, musicality, excellent work habits, healthy lifestyle. www.rhapsodyintaps.com
LEDGES AND BONES / L.A., CA
RUWACH EN JASMINE DANCE CO. / CHATSWORTH, CA
Ruwach En Jasmine, Inc. is a Christian-based dance company that creates productions that change the lives of others. Shows produced in Texas & California. Dancers rehearse at least once a week & perform at various events. Also produce full-length evening "dance-plays". Rehearsal location in Chatsworth. Passionate about dance, physically fit, at least 3 years professional dance training in ballet, jazz, modern. Acting ability & tumbling a plus. Not age-specific, interested in those who can communicate a message through their bodies without saying a word. Dancers need not be Christian, only possess the ability to be "good citizens" while on tour. Jasmine Bates is Artistic Director/ Choreographer - www.jasminebates.com (seen on BET, TBN, The Potters House, & the Word Network). No pay at this time. More info: www.ruwachenjasmine.org or 1.888.352.7646 or email to audition by appointment only on Thursdays at 7pm in Chatsworth: firstname.lastname@example.org
LA UNBOUND / L.A., CA
LA Unbound is a Los Angeles-based dance company. Dancers of ALL types/styles of dance, everything from ballet to breakdancing. Dancers 18 years old or older. Multiple choreographers. No pay. Contact: LAUnbound@gmail.com; www.launbound.com; www.myspace.com/launbound
LUX AETERNA DANCE / L.A., CA
Lux Aeterna Dance Company, recipient of the 2007 Lester Horton Dance Award for Company Performance, is an interdisciplinary dance and physical theater company with an eclectic and powerful dance vocabulary through the fusion of various movement forms, such as ballet, modern, capoeira, gymnastics, innovative partnering, and most importantly, breaking (break-dancing). Artistic director/choreographer Jacob 'Kujo' Lyons: email@example.com, www.LuxAeternaDance.com.FLIRT DANCERS / HOLLYWOOD, CA
Flirt is an all-female dance entertainment company that specializes in sexy, high-energy choreographed numbers. Female company members must be trained, 18+, professional, with jazz/hip hop experience. Choreo: Justine Menter. Performances are mostly in nightlife and events, as well as video/film. We also provide go-go dancers. Some performances are paid; $50-200 per gig. For more info visit www.flirtdancers.com.LET'S DANCE COMPANY / LOS ANGELES, CA
The Let's Dance Company (LDC) consists of passionate, committed, and talented young women and men. LDC represents a diverse group of prestigious dancers with multi-cultural backgrounds who obtain a common goal to grow and prosper by taking an enthusiastic approach to learning, bonding, and gathering memorable experiences. Through this process of unification, they develop a strong foundation of camaraderie and demonstrate persistent dedication. Years of refined disciplinary skills contribute towards their accomplishments in rehearsals, performances, community events, tours, academic goals, and future endeavors. Artistic Director Kimberly Brown; (323)265-8740; www.ldcweb.com
MOTION/TRIBE / ORANGE CO., CA
Motion/TRIBE is a company of seasoned professional dancers with a spectrum of skills and talents who collaborate with Artistic Director Marie de la Palme to bring her concepts and choreographic vision to life. The company's award-winning repertoire is about the life of the soul. The vocabulary is specific to the concept of each piece and includes contemporary ballet, aerial work, ballroom, tap, yoga, partnering and modern dance. Pay for performances. Visit www.motiontribe.com; 949-436-8101; email firstname.lastname@example.org
JETTISON DANCE ENSEMBLE / VENICE, CA
Jettison Dance Ensemble is a non-profit dance company that seeks to bring artists together in collaborative endeavors for community education. Dancers with modern dance training who are athletic with strong performance personalities. Paid positions, company contracts. Laura Iacuessa, Artistic Director: email@example.com
HIGHRELEASEDANCE / PALO ALTO, CA
Enthusiastic and dedicated dancers with some modern dance background. An interest in choreography is optional. Rehearsals take place in the Palo Alto/Mountain View area, and prospective members should be committed to the idea of working in a collective group and contributing different skills to the process of developing shows. Visit www.highrelease.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
METHOD CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
METHOD is a Los Angeles based contemporary dance company that relishes the off-center state, lives in a high-speed world, and disregards the moment of recovery, preferring instead the moment of sheer abandon. Artistic Director is Bradley Michaud. Dancers with strong ballet and modern technique, physical strength and attack, ability to do floor work and partnering. Breakdance or martial arts skills a email@example.com, www.methoddance.com
NO HO JAZZ DANCE THEATRE ENSEMBLE & PROJECT / NO HO, CA
A performing group of 6-12 dancers who sing and singers who dance. Nightclub concert shows, dance concerts, some television work, dance invitationals. Some pay. Travel mostly summer months. One rehearsal/week required. Michael Menna, artistic director. Www.nohojazzdance.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
BLISS DANCE CO. / VACAVILLE/FAIRFIELD, CA
Founded 2004, director is Fatena "Fae" Salfiti. Hip Hop, theatrical, ethnic dance. Ages 7-adult. Pre-company, Show company (local functions, events, shows, community-based, local competitions), Competition Krew (larger events, traveling shows, competitions). www.faefae.com, 650-580-3345
bodyTRAFFIC DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Co-directors Lillian Barbeito and Tina Finkelman Berkett. New repertory dance company based in Los Angeles. Classically trained contemporary dancers with exceptional partnering skills preferred. Minimum starting salary $500/wk. bodyTRAFFIC@gmail.com
SONNEBLAUMA DANSCZ THEATER / SANTA BARBARA, CA
Reliable, hard core, & passionate artists that embrace risk-taking. Strong modern and/or ballet technique with rich imaginations, curious minds, & a strong work/play ethic. www.sonneblauma.com
BUTTERWORTH DANCE CO. / SAN DIEGO, CA
CHRISTIAN DANCE COMPANY / L.A, CA
This is a Christian Dance Company and people who audition should know and understand that it is a central part of the group. The purpose of the dance company is to minister dance at special events and churches. Ages 13-25, proficient in hip-hop & jazz, no formal training required. (310) 350-8134 or email@example.com or info@CHRISTeenmovement.com.
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DANCE COMPANY / CA
Southern California Dance Company is based in the High Desert. A touring teen contemporary dance company, performing dance concerts throughout Southern California with US and European dance festival performances planned. www.southerncaliforniadancecompany.com; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; (323) 445-8853
FAUX PAS DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Faux Pas Dance Company was created from a desire to give its audience something that lasts long after the dancers bow, the curtain closes, and the lights go out. Its diverse group of dancers can morph from classical ballet to contemporary jazz; from martial arts to aerial arts. Come and step into our world, but step carefully... Artistic Director is Katrina Jade. For more info on the company, auditions, and upcoming performances, visit www.myspace.com/fauxpasdance or email email@example.com.
OLIO THE SHOW / SAN DIEGO, CA
Olio is a modern day jazz production meant to introduce artistic awareness for audiences of all ages and backgrounds. As a production company, Olio is comprised of artists, musicians, dancers, and poets. Olio is a homogenous mixture of variety acts in which each performer relates and appreciates each other's artistic forte. The notion of communicating through call and response between each performer and the audience creates a dynamic flow that is exciting and entertaining to all viewers alike. The integration of jazz music and dance as one identity are prevalent throughout the show. The emphasis is on jazz roots and its relationship to modern culture; how the past affects the present, and how it will influence the future. Visit www.Oliotheshow.com, email Oliotheshow@gmail.com, phone (619) 869-1663.
SARAH BERGES DANCE / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Seeking dancers with ample performance experience who consider themselves Professionals. Our ultimate goal is to find dancers who are passionate about helping us build a repertory company. SBD needs dancers whose PRIMARY focus has been modern dance technique and improvisation. Contracts between Company and Dancer will be signed, governing terms of "employment." Precise rehearsal schedules and production schedules T.B.A. We pay full Company Dancers $12/hour for rehearsing (including time spent in Company Class) and $100 per performance. NOTE: Dancers may use ODC Dance card or pay $14 audition class drop in fee ($1 cash discount). Email firstname.lastname@example.org
TAP SOUNDS UNDERGROUND COMPANY / LOS ANGELES, CA
Calling all tap dancers for Gregg Russell's company. No age requirement or limit, but please be aware that you must have consistent transportation and a workable schedule both day and night time. The contract begins in August and will last for 12 months. Some pay, a minimum of 2 master classes per month, and performing and choreography opportunities here and abroad. Also included, will be a company show in LA. Contact Gregg at: email@example.com.
BOOM KAT DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Boom Kat Dance Company is a contemporary dance theater company that aims to tell stories through dance. All members seek to express, evoke, question, and challenge, with a strong focus on collaborative choreography. Boom Kat emphasizes process, as well as product; together, the group discusses what it wishes to say, decides on a theme, and works on choreography, slowly creating a dynamic full-length piece of performance. www.boomkatdance.org
FUSION DANCE TROUP /SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Fun-loving dancers who perform all over the Bay Area. Creative fusions of dances such as Jazz/Bollywood, Hiphop/Latin, Bellydance/Flamenco and more. You dont have to be an advanced dancer to join the troupe, just someone who loves to dance. Profit sharing, dancers get paid whenever money is made on a gig. www.flamingfusion.com
ROSANNA GAMSON/WORLD WIDE DANCE THEATER ENSEMBLE / L.A., CA
Rosanna Gamson/World Wide, a dance theater ensemble based in Los Angeles, is a national/international touring company. Performers must have excellent dance technique and be open to working collaboratively across genres. Gymnastics, martial arts, and/or yoga training a plus. All ethnicities. Bi-lingual preferred. Email to Edgar Miramontes at firstname.lastname@example.org. More information about the company: www.rosannagamsonworldwide.org.
L.A. SALSA KIDS / L.A., CA
L.A. Salsa Kids is composed of male and female Salsa dancers. Beginners thru professional, energetic, dedicated, willing to work hard at their Salsa Dancing. Opportunities to perform as a group for upcoming shows and special events throughout the year. The L.A. Salsa Kids dance to the latest amazing turn patterns, tricks and footwork. 562/943-4492
PODHALE EUROPEAN FOLK BALLET / NOHO, CA
The PODHALE European Folk Ballet is performance-oriented and participates in various ethnic and community events as well as private functions. Varied repertoire has amassed a collection of costumes from nearly 30 regions of Europe. Choreographer, John Sobanski was a former soloist of the MAZOWSZE National Folk Ballet of Poland and founded the company in 1992. Rehearsals (not paid) every Fri 8-10p at Madilyn Clark Studios in Noho. Prior dance experience desired but not required. Ages 14 to adult to be part of an exhibition company with repertoire based on basic ballet, incorporating stylized dance to orchestrated and symphonic music. www.podhaledancecompany.com, (310) 780-2030
GALACTIC GROOVES DANCE CO. / SAN JOSE, CA
A fusion of hip hop and break dance company presented by M Production Company. Galactic Grooves is a performance based group that includes opportunities such as competition, performance, master classes, conventions and exposure to choreographers in the Bay Area. Teen/ Adult hip hop and break dancers. Choreo/Dir Sammy Ramirez. No pay, but an opportunity to perform and gain experience. Email: email@example.com.
CREATIONS DANCE THEATRE / L.A., CA
Creations Dance Theatre is a Los Angeles based professional dance company creating a variety of exciting, contemporary ballet and modern works with some Peruvian influences, celebrating the ability to express oneself without words. To enrich the community with a true Dance Theatre, we also bring together artists from other dance genres such as Latin, African, Peruvian, Mexican, Russian, Hip Hop and much more. And through additional youth workshops and performances, Creations Dance Theatre exposes and educates the youth about the amazing creations that dance bringsDANCING WITHOUT LIMITS-Expression Without Words. Artistic Directos: Raquel Cordova and Felicia Guzman. For more info, visit:
DANCE/THEATER SHANNON / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Dancers with intermediate to advanced level dance technique. Contact improvisation skills preferable. There is performance pay. Please forward a resume as a PDF. For more information, call 510.684.4294, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MIMODA STUDIO THEATRE CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
The current show consists of various etudes, solo, group, movement, dancing, vocalize, freestyle, dance improvisation each with its own music. Mimoda has its own rehearsal/ performance facilities. Male and female, 18-65, any ethnicity, who are fascinated with dance, theatre, and movement, formal dance education not required, company-specific training provided, desire to explore new movement methods is required. Training/ rehearsal is unpaid, no fees or purchases required. Possible pay for shows. Visit www.mimodastudio.com. Email email@example.com or fax (323) 933-5448.
TIGER PRODUCTIONS / LOS ANGELES, CA
International Dance Company features female dancers with ballet and jazz background. Must be able to pick up choreography fast and open to learn new dance styles. Our shows feature various folkloric and modern dance styles. Some of our pieces include gypsy, Russsian, Lebanese, Bollywood, Jazz, Burlesque and belly dance. Rehearsals are held twice a week in north hollywood. Dancers must be strong and in good shape, be responsible, reliable and have transportation to and from gigs. Company is being represented by a talent agency that will be staging shows nationally and internationally. All costumes are provided. Pay starts at $75-$100 per local gig. We want dancers that are open minded, hard working and work well with others. Please submit dance experience and picture (and links to videos or website, if available) to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
CNE DANCE CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
CNE Dance Company is a modern Irish dance company based in Los Angeles. Dancers from all ranges of background and experience (no pay). For dancers without prior Irish experience, we are looking to incorporate different styles into our show, and will choreograph based around your unique experience. Dancers must be 16 and over and be able to commit to a rehearsal schedule in Los Angeles. CNEIrishDance@gmail.com
DAURDEN CONTEMPORARY DANCE THEATER / L.A., CA
Daurden Contemporary Dance Theater is a contemporary dance company. Cassandra Daurden, dir/choreo. Dancers: male and female, 18+, any ethnicity, dynamic, athletic, expressive, with strong contemporary and ballet technique, partner and gymnastics training a plus. Possible pay provided. 323-662-0778; www.daurdendance.com; email@example.com
BETHUNE THEATREDANSE / L.A., CA
Male and female dancers, ballet and modern, all ethnicities. Females, some roles require strong pointe work. Males, some roles require strong partnering work. Gymnastic and aerial skills a plus. 323.874.0481
JDACIO DANCE CO. / L.A., CA
Technical dancers (male/female) who have a background in modern, ballet, jazz, hip-hop techniques. Also specialty dancers (Latin, belly dance, African, etc.). Dancers must be at least 18 yrs. of age and have transportation. Paid rehearsals and performances. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.VOX DANCE THEATRE / L.A., CA
Experienced professional female modern dancers for domestic and international touring. All ages, ethnicities. A strong stage presence and impeccable musicality are required. Training in classical modern dance techniques helpful. Please arrive ready to dance. Performance pay ranges from $100 per performance to $500 per week or more, depending on engagement. There is currently no rehearsal stipend, but there may be in future. Apprentices may be considered. Must be able to commit to the current rehearsal schedule of Sunday evenings from 5:30pm-9:30pm, and Tuesdays from 8pm-10pm. Additional rehearsals may be held on Thursday evenings from 8pm-10pm, and other days as needed, as well as for additional rehearsals immediately prior to all performances and touring. Send your CV/resume and recent photo to: email@example.com.
RUGGED DANCE CO. / SAN JOSE, CA
Rugged is a professional contemporary dance company based out of San Jose, CA. The Company performs works by Director and Choreographer Tawnya Kuzia and features her unique fusion of styles. Dancers perform throughout the Bay Area. Dancers must be 18 or older and should be experienced and trained in one or more of the following styles: Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Modern, and Hip Hop. Dancers will be paid per gig only. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW STYLE MOTHERLODE DANCE CO. / OAKLAND, CA
PACIFICO DANCE CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
Pacifico Dance Company is comprised of dedicated dancers, both male and female. Open auditions are conducted as a class. Dancer Requirements: We are willing to train dancers who demonstrate commitment, a willingness to learn and an open, positive attitude. Technical training (ballet, modern, jazz etc.) is preferred but not required. A Mexican Folklorico background is strongly recommended. For further audition info contact Ricky A. Perez at PacificoDance@gmail.com or 310/467-4023. For info on the company, visit www.pacificodance.com.
MASHUP CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
Based out of LA, MashUp Contemporary is an all female touring dance company incorporating mutli-media works that showcase its dancers athleticism, style and passion for concert dance. For more info visit www.mashupdance.com or email Sarah or Victoria at email@example.comVELVET MARTINI / STUDIO CITY, CA
Velvet Martini, an all female group of versatile dancers focusing on jazz/funk and burlesque styles, is seeking new talent. Our shows are filled with sexy, funky, quirky, jazzy choreography with a burlesque twist. The Martini Girls can be found at their residency at Skinny's Lounge in North Hollywood. The audition will consist of two short combos of different styles. Email firstname.lastname@example.orgJOHNC ART BALLET / ORANGE, CA
Strong classical ballet technique required. Advancement to Company Member possible. Free class and performance pay. Please come with an open mind and a willingness to learn, grow, and develop your skill. We accept and value all body types, not just the stereotypical ballet body; we have no height requirement. The choreography is unique and challenging, and our training methods are beyond the norm. Auditions are by appt only and will consist of company class. Visit www.johncartballet.org. To schedule your audition call (714) 925-9806 or email email@example.com.
CITY BALLET YOUTH CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
CBCO2 is the youth company of City Ballet of Los Angeles, located in the new and vibrant Art District of Downtown LA. Bring the art of ballet to a new generation by telling new stories and pushing the Art of Ballet forward. All rehearsals will be on Saturday's from 3pm-5pm, no exceptions. Looking for dancers of all ethnic backgrounds. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
ROBERT MOSES KIN / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Robert Moses Kin consists of men and women with excellent modern and ballet technique as well as some knowledge of African Dance forms. Robert Moses' Kin is considered to be one of the most exciting new contemporary dance companies to emerge in the past decade. The company's mission is to produce work that speaks to what is specific and unique in human nature. The diverse eleven-member company is known for its eclectic movement vocabulary, demanding choreography, ferocious dancing, and provocative themes. Moses' focus on the expressiveness of the human body and his desire to speak with the voices of his African American heritage have produced works with regional, national and international recognition. More info: www.robertmoseskin.org
BREED DANCE COMPANY / IRVINE, CA
"Breed" is a professional exhibition dance company, the physical extension of the virtual online dance community www.Boogiezone.com. "Breed" as a concept and a mission is to encourage creative collaboration, bridging dancers, different experiences and varying styles together. www.boogiezone.com
DONLAVY DANCE CO. / LOS ANGELES, CA
Samuel Donlavy, dir/choreo. Male and female dancers, 18-62, any ethnicity, must have strong modern/ballet background, should be available for an initial 4-6 months unpaid internship, dance training, performance venues and opportunities are exchanged. Visit www.donlavydancecompany.com or email email@example.com.
TIGRANA DANCE CO. / NO. HOLLYWOOD, CA
Trained female dancers with ballet and jazz background. Must be able to pick up choreography fast and open to learn new dance styles such as gypsy, Russian, Lebanese, Bollywood, jazz, burlesque and belly dance. Rehearsals are held twice a week in North Hollywood. Dancers must be strong and in good shape, be responsible, reliable, and have transportation to and from gigs. Pay starts at $75-$100 per local gig. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.AMATERASU DANCE CO / LOS ANGELES, CA
Amaterasu Dance Company is dedicated to creating strictly as an art using dance, to show a full range of emotion and make people feel something. Director Sunny Stoltz wishes for her dancers to have the same freedoms. Choreography opportunities are available to all company dancers. If there is something we feel strongly about, an issue in the world or just the need to let an emotion out it can be expressed with dance in this company. The company is about doing what one loves. Passionate, punctual, creative dancers that communicate well. All styles welcome, background with technical training. Over 18 years old. Email email@example.com.
EMOTUS DANCE CO. / LAGUNA NIQUEL, CA
Emotus Dance is a jazz and modern dance company in Orange County. Strong, technically trained jazz and modern dancers. Co Directors: Ali Miller and Matthew Slater. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.PUSH DANCE CO / SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Experienced Dancers, male and female, strong technique in modern, ballet, and improvisation, experience in site-specific work. Pay provided. For more info, visit: www.pushdance.org.
LAYLA AND THE LOTUS DANCERS / LOS ANGELES, CA
Technically trained female dancers for an international dance company with the main focus on belly dancing. You will be trained in Egyptian belly dance techniques, and you must be able to pick up choreography quickly. Salsa, Bollywood, Jazz, Ballet, and Hip hop are all great assets to the company. There is pay. The company performs all over Southern California. Auditions are ongoing at the EDGE Performing Arts Center, 1020 Cole Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038. For an audition email: email@example.com
Yemaya Dance Company has recently relocated from L.A. to Denver, Colorado. Must be intermediate to advanced in Hip Hop, Latin or African dance experience a plus. Questions call DeeDee (719)243-5929.
7DANCERS / DENVER, CO7dancers, Denver ’s fresh and innovative dance company. The season includes seasonal full scale productions, a school outreach program, and multiple community performances. Experienced, well-rounded dancers ages 18 and older. Skills in ballet, jazz, lyrical, tap, hip hop, and ballroom are all welcome, but not all required. 7dancers’ in-house choreographers are Stephanie Prosenjak, Jodi Sagastume, and Jenna Hawkins. The company hires local, national, and international choreographers on a per production basis. This is a paid position with possible health benefits and definite parks! Contact Jenna with any questions at 303-399-8087 or firstname.lastname@example.org
KIM ROBARDS DANCE / DENVER, COAudition includes modern. $10 fee. Bring resume, head shot, dance photo, video if available. Hiring part-time: 2 women, 2 men; apprentice: 1 woman, 1 man. No union required. Starting pay is $200/week. 12-25 performances, 40 weeks work, 4 weeks touring. Provides chiropractic, dance classes. Contact Jessica Hastings: Jessica Hastings, 816 Acoma St., 1st Fl., Denver, CO 80204 303-825-4847, email@example.com, www.kimrobardsdance.org
DANCE COMPANY / DENVER, CO
Experienced, well-rounded dancers for a new Denver-based dance company. Skills in ballet, tap, jazz, and hip hop desired. Performance and outreach opportunities. Paid position and possible benefits. Must have some daytime hours available. Lee or Jenna at 303-399-8087 or email firstname.lastname@example.orgTHE BELLES PERFORMANCE TEAM / DENVER, CO
The Belles Performance Team is Colorado's only independent professional dance team for adult women. The BPT performs nationally for over 1.5 million people and participates in the community over 2250 hours each year. Performances range from sporting events to community and charity events. Dancers should be female, ages 18 and older, no experience is required but preferred dance styles are jazz, hip hop and pom pon (similar to NFL or NBA dance teams.) Choreographers vary from ProDance to former NFL and NBA dancers to team members. There are some compensated performances and appearances. (866) 433-3161 or email@example.com
BELLES PERFORMANCE TEAM / DENVER, COThe Belles Performance Team is Colorado's only independent professional dance team for adult women. The BPT performs nationally for over 1.5 million people and participates in the community over 2250 hours each year. Performances range from sporting events to community and charity events. Dancers should be female, ages 18 and older, no experience is required but preferred dance styles are jazz, hip hop and pom pon (similar to NFL or NBA dance teams.) Choreographers vary from ProDance to former NFL and NBA dancers to team members. There are some compensated performances and appearances. (866) 433-3161 or firstname.lastname@example.org
COLORADO BALLET / DENVER, CO
Style: ballet; Budget: $7M. Number of dancers: 30; Number of apprentices: 4. Contract dates: Jul–Mar. Number of performances per season: 55. Weeks of work: 33+; Weeks on tour: 1–2. Benefits: dental, fica/mc, health, pension, pt, shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Company Manager, 303.339.1631, email@example.com, www.coloradoballet.org
DAVID TAYLOR DANCE THEATRE / EDGEWATER, CO
Style: ballet, modern; Budget: $400k. Number of dancers: 10; Number of apprentices: 4. Starting salary: $400. Contract dates: Oct–Mar. Number of performances per season: 35. Weeks of work: 25; Weeks on tour: 3. Benefits: shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Leta Brewster 303.953.9213, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dtdt.orgBALLET EMMANUEL / COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
Ballet Emmanuel is a non-profit, Christian, ballet company. Our mission is to glorify God through excellence in the art of dance, bringing the hope of salvation and the encouragement of his love to people restoring dance in the Church as a powerful form of worship. Dancers who apply should be 18 years or older with a high level of experience in ballet. This is a professional, paid company member position. Website: www.BalletEmmanuel.org. Director Erin Benson at: ErinBenson@BalletEmmanuel.com or (719) 433-8820.
BOULDER BALLET / BOULDER, CO
Boulder Ballet is a small professional company based in Boulder, Colorado. Must have classical and contemporary experience. For more info, contact email@example.com.
PILOBOLUS DANCE CO. / WASHINGTON DEPOT, CT
S. Mandler, gen. mgr. Note: Non-U.S. citizens must have green cards. Salary. Nonunion. For more info call Kris at: (860) 868-0538, ext. 16 (9am-5pm wkdays) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
BERNIER DANCE / NORWALK, CT
Mature dancers encouraged, non-union, modern dance. Summer/fall seasons. Transportation and performance pay only. Rehearsals and company class in Norwalk, CT Tues., and Thurs. evenings and Sat. days. One-hour train ride from NY. NON-UNION PERFORMERS. For an audition in NY or CT, contact: Cindy at (203) 554-4665
EAST ROCK DANCE THEATER / NEW HAVEN, CT
East Rock Dance Theater, a non-profit Modern dance company based in New Haven, CT is seeking dancers. Choreos: Laura Manzella, Christopher DeNofrio, and Dea Illian. We will be creating original works. Seeking professionals or amateur dancers/college dance majors who have extensive training in one or more dance styles. Dancers of all styles and backgrounds are encouraged. Pays $75-100 per performance. Email email@example.com
ADELE MYERS & DANCERS / NEW HAVEN, CT
The company offers an hourly rehearsal fee and paid performances. For more information about audition slots, classes and performance, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Male and female dancers at least 17 years of age with reliable transportation. You should have three or more years of formal dance training. All genres are welcome, but we are a modern company and your training should reflect this. You need to be able to make a regular time commitment to us. Rehearsals are weekly on Sundays from 5:30pm-9pm. One additional rehearsal may be scheduled weekly. Rehearsals are at the Hartford Arts Center (420 New Park Ave). There are no fees to you, not even for costumes. Performances are paid. We do not pay for rehearsal time. Email email@example.com. Visit www.bemoved.orgCONNECTICUT BALLET / STAMFORD, CT
Professional male and female apprentice, corps de ballet, and soloist season contracts. Repertoire includes 'Coppelia' & 'The Nutcracker,' performances at the Stamford Center for the Arts and The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford. Contracts for corps de ballet and soloists last for 10 weeks (mid-Sept to mid-Dec) and apprentice contracts are year-long. Weekly salary is commensurate with experience and round-trip transportation to Stamford is provided. 203-964-1211 or visit www.connecticutballet.com
ELM CITY DANCE COLLECTIVE / NEW HAVEN, CT
Elm City Dance Collective consists of contemporary dancers. Dancers receive rehearsal and performance pay. Must be available to rehearse Wednesdays and Thursdays 6pm-9pm and Saturdays 9am-2pm in New Haven Connecticut. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.DANCENLIGHT MODERN DANCE CO / MANCHESTER, CT
dancEnlight is looking for male and female dancers to join the company. Dancers must be proficient in modern dance with excellent partnering as well as improvisational skills. Dancers should be at least 18 years old. Paid performances. To download the online resignation form, please visit: www.dancenlight.org. Interested dancers should email their resume and registration form to Lorelei Chang at: email@example.com.CONNETIC DANCE / HARTFORD, CT
CONNetic Dance is Hartford, CT's professional contemporary ballet company. Strong technicians who also are excited about being part of the creative process. All rehearsals are held in Hartford. Pay for every performance. For more info, visit: www.conneticdance.com or www.facebook.com/conneticdance or email CASPaine@aol.com.BETWEEN MOVEMENT DANCE COMPANY / HARTFORD, CT
Strong modern/ballet technique background. Email Jeff Choice at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLASSICAL CONTEMPORARY BALLET THEATRE / CT
Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre (CCBT) is a professional organization whose mission is to promote new, and innovative classical and contemporary dance works using the skills, expertise of diverse dancers. Artistic Director, James Atkinson. (203)-691-0427 or www.ccbtballettheatre.org, email: Contemporaryballettheatre@yahoo.com
Pre-apply: call for audition appointment. Audition includes ballet, pointe, partnering, teaching a class. Bring resume, head shot, dance photo. 25 performances. Contact Sara Taylor Warner: 302-266-6362; email@example.com; www.midatlanticballet.org Sara Taylor Warner, 108A Main St., Newark, DE 19711
LIVE, LOVE AND DANCE CO / MIDDLETOWN, DE
Male and Female Dancers with proficient training in all genres of dance (i.e. Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Modern). Email your contact info to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also include info regarding your type and length of training, professional experience, if any, and/or resume. Please send photo is available. If you have any questions, please call: 302-449-2666. For more info visit www.liveloveanddance.com.
Sarasota Ballet of Florida is comprised of male corps and female corps trainee/apprentice positions for classical/contemporary ballet company. Call 941-359-0099 ext. 110 with questions. Auditions scheduled based on experience and availability. Please send resume and photo to: email@example.com
CINEDANCE JAZZ DANCE / ORLANDO, FL
CineDance Jazz Dance is Orlando's 1st professional, concert jazz dance company. We had a successful debut season, and were described by Diane Hubbard Burns of the Orlando Sentinnel as “...one group of smooth movers: eloquent, dynamic dancers with a cheeky, amalgamated style that serves them well.” Professional male and female dancers (18+), with dynamic and passionate style. Must have background in jazz, modern and ballet. Artistic Director is Casey Saxon. firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.cinedance.com
REACH DANCE COMPANY / JUPITER, FL
REACH is a new jazz dance company. Performance runs summer in West Palm Beach, FL. Dancers trained in ballet, jazz, and modern, training in Luigi and Giordano a plus, must be committed and passionate. Some pay. For more info, email Maria@atlanticartsacademy.comFLORIDA DANCE THEATRE / LAKELAND, FL
Florida Dance Theatre consists of dancers ages 18 and up with strong ballet & modern technique. 26-30 week contracts available for male & female dancers. Apprenticeships and trainee positions also available. Other opportunities also available in the training academy and outreach programming. (863) 802-0399 or email: email@example.com.
CLYMB-X AERIAL DANCE THEATER / ORLANDO, FL
Clymb-X is a company who's mission is to blend a wide range of contemporary styles and modern dance influences with aerial work. Male & female dancers age 18+, strongly trained in ballet, modern, jazz techniques. Willing to train in aerial dance & willing to travel. Choreographer Leslie Ferrelli & ass't choreographer Nicole Yezzi. Paid rehearsal positions available, all shows paid. Please contact Leslie Ferrelli at firstname.lastname@example.org or Nicole Yezzi at email@example.com.
DANCE ALIVE NATIONAL BALLET / FL
Auditions per arrangement with artistic director. Audition includes ballet, pointe. No union required. Style: ballet, jazz, modern. Starting pay $5000 (apprentice). 50 performances, 32 weeks work, 8 weeks touring. Provides shoes, fitness center membership. Contact Kim Tuttle: 352-371-2986; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.dancealive.org Kim Tuttle, 1325 NW 2nd St., Gainesville, FL 32601
ORLANDO BALLET / ORLANDO, FL
Auditions by video only. Hiring men, full-time. No union required. Provides shoes. Contact Maria Bujones, 497-426-1733 x13. Maria Bujones, 1111 N. Orange Ave., Orlando, FL
MIAMI CITY BALLET / MIAMI BEACH, FL
Auditions include Ballet. Bring resume, head shot, no union required. Starting pay varies. 100 performances, 40 weeks work, 4 weeks touring. Provides health insurance, shoes, dental, worker's compensation. Contact Donna Lerchuk, 305-929-7000, email@example.com Donna Lerchuk, 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139THE UNION PROJECT / MIAMI, FL
The Union Project is a contemporary dance company founded in NYC by Mariana Oliveira and relocated to Miami. Well-trained dancers with strong contemporary technique and improvisation skills. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
KEVIN BLACK PRODS / FL
Kevin Black Productions is seeking non-Equity talent for South Florida tour seasons. ONGOING. Seeking dancers, singers and actors to tour the South Florida area in various production revue shows and book shows. All performers must be local and have their own transportation. For more information, please call: Jamie Cooper, 954-916-5358; www.KevinBlackProductions.comBRAZZ DANCE THEATER / MIAMI, FL
Professional dancers for work with blend of Afro-Brazilian and contemporary dance. Dancers with diverse training are encouraged. Part-time engagement with paid rehearsals and performance. Email: email@example.com.DRIP / ORLANDO, FL
DRIP is an arts entertainment company that combines performing and visual arts to create full sensory environments that excite and move audiences. Their dance style is a combination of modern, contemporary, improv and pedestrian movement. They have an ongoing show in Orlando and are often hiring interns, dancers and choreographers. Send your resume and videos samples to jobs@ILoveDRIP.com.SOJOURN PERFORMANCE GROUP / FT. LAUDERDALE, FL
Sojourn Performance Group is a Contemporary Ballet company under the direction of Lara Tinari. Extensive training and performance experience in Ballet and Modern including Pointe technique. Must be able to rehearse in Fort Lauderdale 2-3 days/wk. This is a paid position on a per project basis. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
ILLUSIONS: A DANCE COMPANY / FL
Dancers with solid training in multiple dance styles for a dance company that combines Jazz and Hip-Hop and adds elements of many other dance styles, including international styles. We are a non-profit corporation and perform in area festivals and events; and perform two stage productions a year. This opportunity is for dancer who loves the art of dance and who loves to perform. There is little or no pay. Auditions are held by appointment only on an ongoing basis. For an appointment please call Bernadette at: 954-572-3994; more information: www.illusionsdance.com
BALLET FLORIDA / FL
Call for an appointment in Florida or New York. Bring headshot, dance photo, resume. Audition includes ballet and pointe. Contact: Cluadia Cravey: 561-659-1212TAMPA BAY BALLET / OLDSMAR, FL
Tampa Bay Ballet (TBB) is an emerging professional dance company and pre-professional dance school that believes a solid foundation in ballet is key to any dancer's aspirations. www.tampabayballet.comBALLET ETIOLE / MIAMI, FL
Ballet Etoile is comprised of dancers with Ballet & Modern experience. For more info, call Claudia at: (954) 552-0238.
JUBILEE DANCE THEATRE / FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
16 to 35 year old dancers (Male and Female), proficient in diverse technical styles (i.e. Ballet, Modern Jazz, Hip-Hop, Tap, African, and Capoeira). All ethnic backgrounds encouraged to apply. For more information call (954) 817-0664 or logon to www.jubileedancetheatre.org. Compensation: Per Performance
VOCI DANCE CO. / ORLANDO, FL
Voci Dance is a Modern dance company based in the Orlando area. Dancers must have strong Ballet and Modern training. Artistic Director is Adrienne Nichols, although guest choreographers and dancers within the company help choreography as well. (321)948-9900
KEY WEST CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO / KEY WEST, FL
Dancers with ballet, contemporary, jazz background preferred. Choreo: Kyla Piscopink. Contract includes: travel, salary, housing (and possibly per diem). To learn more about the company, please visit: www.DanceKeyWest.org. Please submit photos, resume, and dance reels to: email@example.com.
Studio K is casting adult dancers for upcoming dance performances and events. Performances run in the Orlando, FL area. Seeking Dancers: males and females, 18+, with charismatic stage presence, strong background in all styles including jazz, hip hop, ballroom, and Latin. No pay. For more info, call: (407) 238-0005, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit: www.studiokorlando.com.
KAREN PETERSON AND DANCERS / MIAMI, FL
The non-profit Karen Peterson and Dancers is Miami’s only integrated and inclusive company of dancers with and without disabilities. The company provides a positive role model for the disability community and offers new visual inspiration for traditional dance audiences. It presents community performances and educational workshops, commissions and produces the work of mixed-ability dance artists, promotes and supports international cultural exchange, and provides rehearsal rentals and performance opportunities. Visit www.karenpetersoncancers.org or email email@example.com or call 305 298 5879.
LEFUSION DANCE COMPANY / ORLANDO, FL
LeFusion Dance Company is a adult performance company in Orlando, FL. Dancers 18-32, minimum 1 year of previous training, all levels and styles including jazz, hip-hop, lyrical, ballet, pointe, modern, acrobatic, tap, African, break dancing, Latin, creative movement, Caribbean, and more. Also dancers that can sing and act, acrobats, aerialists, and contortionists. (407) 704-1363, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.myspace.com/lefusiondancecompany.DELOU AFRICA DANCE ENSEMBLE / MIAMI, FL
African Dancers and/or Dance Apprentices with background in African Technique, Caribbean Technique, and/or Modern Technique. Training is available for those willing to learn. Appropriate dance attire is required. Women: Lapa-fabric that wraps around your waist 1-2 yards according to your size (wrap skirt or sarong) with jazz pants or leggings underneath and a comfortable fitted top. Men: Sweat pants, shorts or lose fitting pants and comfortable top. For more info, call: (305) 978-3866, visit: www.delouafrica.com, or email: email@example.com.
EPIPHANY BLUE DANCE PROJECT / ORLANDO, FL
Epiphany blue dance project™ is a theatrically-driven dance organization that is committed to building opportunities for aspiring and professional dance artists. Male and female dancers between the ages of 16 and 35, experienced dancers with good training and stage experience. Solid grounding in classical ballet, modern and jazz, or other dance styles. For female classical dancers, Pointe work and very good flexibility is a plus, however, not necessary. For all of our dancers, improvisational and acting ability is a strong plus. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (321) 746-9932.
SUNDANZ / MIAMI / FT LAUDERDALE, FL
SunDanz is a local dance company that provides performance opportunities in the Tri-County area. Dancers 16–adult, learn hip hop, jazz, pop, perform stage-shows, civic & artistic venues. 954.437.9910
MIAMI YOUNG ADULT CHRISTIAN THEATER DANCE CO / MIAMI, FL
Seeking dancers to be a part of the MYACT (Miami Young Adult Christian Theater) dance company. Any previous dance experience welcome. Requirements: Must be a Christian; Be dedicated to rehearsals; Have a praise in your heart! No pay. For more info, call (305) 898-2102.
DAWN BRANCH WORKS / KISSIMMEE, FL
Advanced dancers male and female. We are looking for dancers with strength in ballet (pointe) Modern and Contemporary Dance. Men and women are welcome 18 years and older for both Company members and apprentices. Benefits: Discount on Master Dance Series Workshops; Free private Master Dance Series Workshops; Discount @ Capezio Orlando Dancewear Corner. Email pictures and bio to: Dawnbranchworks@gmail.com.
Dancers with African experience. Paid rehearsals plus stipend for shows. Knowledge of costumes and costume design for African a plus. Contemporary & modern dance experience is also helpful, as well as partnering and improvisation. Must have reliable transportation and live in the area. Email email@example.com.SURFSCAPE CONTEMPORARY DANCE THEATRE / VOLUSIA CO, FL
SCDT in a non-profit professional modern dance company located in Volusia County, Fl. Dancers should possess strong modern dance technique and competence in ballet and improvisation. A degree in dance and/or previous professional experience is strongly preferred. All company dancers must be 21 years or older by date of hire, unless hired as an apprentice (age 19-20). Choreos: Rachael Leonard & Kristin Polizzi. SCDT dancers are paid for all performances, rehearsals and community outreach work and receive complimentary chiropractic care. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
TERSICHORE DANCE CO / FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
Contemporary dance company that combines neoclassical and modern/contemporary dance that tours South Florida. Significant professional performance experience and Apprentice dancers who have a strong background but are looking to further their training and performance base. Qualified dancers must be able to practice 2-3 times/wk and travel for performances. For more info, email: email@example.com
ARTS BALLET THEATRE OF FLORIDA / MIAMI, FL
Style: ballet; Budget: $350k. Number of dancers: 12; Number of apprentices: 6. Starting salary: $300. Number of performances per season: approx. 12. Weeks of work: 32; Weeks on tour: 2. Benefits: shoes. Contact: Ruby Issaev 305.935.3232, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.artsballettheatre.org
FULL RADIUS DANCE / MARIETTA, GA
Male and female dancers. Choreo: Laurel Lawson. Successful applicants will demonstrate the ability to: 1) work within a collaborative environment; 2) follow directions and apply corrections; and 3) show respect for the rehearsal process, for fellow dancers and the artistic director. Dancers who possess an adventurous spirit are particularly suited for the work of Full Radius Dance. Dancers without physical disabilities should have a professional level of modern dance technique. Full Radius Dance recognizes that dance training opportunities for persons with physical disabilities are extremely limited. Therefore, for dancers with disabilities, no previous dance experience is necessary. Successful applicants will demonstrate good body awareness and, if used, chair control. Paid rehearsal and performance. For more info, contact Douglas Scott at (404) 724-9663 or email email@example.com.
JEAN ANN RYAN PROD'S / FT. LAUDERDALE, FL
Style: ballet, Broadway show, jazz, modern, tap. Number of dancers: 200. Number of apprentices: 10. Contract dates: year round. Weeks of work: 28–40; Weeks on tour: 52. Benefits: health, room/board, transportation. Contact: Kevin Pfeiffer 954.523.6399, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.jeanannryanproductions.comEAST COAST BALLET / JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL
East Coast Ballet is a professional ballet company. Seeking Company Members, Apprentices, and Trainees: male and female, 18-30s, all ethnicities. No fees required. Salary provided for company members; full scholarships provided for apprentices. Visit www.eastcoastballet.org.
BRANDON BALLET / BRANDON, FL
Brandon Ballet, located in Brandon, FL is comprised of male and female dancers. Dancers take daily company class and have the opportunity to perform in 2 full length classical ballets and a mixed repertoire featuring the work of guest choreographers. 18 years and older with training in classical ballet. Paid a yearly salary to be discussed when hired. Visit www.brandonballet.org or contact Alice Holden Bock, Artistic Director at 813-684-4282 or email email@example.com. Out-of-state dancers can send in an audition video of two minute variation of their choice and a resume to: Attn: Alice Holden Bock, 161 E. Bloomingdale Ave., Brandon, FL 33511.
All dancers ages 18-up who are trained in ballet, jazz and modern. For additional information regarding performances, auditions, etc. contact: MovementDanceCompany@gmail.com
GWINNETT BALLET THEATRE / LAWRENCEVILLE, GA
Gwinnett Ballet Theatre was created in 1977 and is a pre-professional classical ballet non-profit school and performing company. Located at 1800 Macleod Drive in Lawrenceville, GA, a northeast suburb of Atlanta, our students participate in a 16-performance production of The Nutcracker every year as well as in other repertory productions during our season. We are also an Hionor Company of Regional Dance America. Our 20,000 square foot studios contain 5 state of the art studios with pianos plus other amenities for students. Summer intensives are also available. For more information, please visit www.gwinnettballet.org
CULTURE SHOCK / ATLANTA, GA
Culture Shock Atlanta consists of dedicated male and female hip-hop dancers, Poppers, Lockers, Breakers, Tumblers, Freestylers. Dancers under 18 will only be considered for the youth performance company. Some exceptions may be given to minors 16 & 17 who have their own means of transportation. www.cultureshockatlanta.orgDIVINE MOVEMENT DANCE THEATRE / DULUTH, GA
Divine Movement Dance Theatre's mission is to develop and cultivate dancers who embody intensity, integrity, and a strong sense of awareness. Lyrical jazz dancers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.WYLLIAMS/HENRY CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO / ATLANTA, GA
Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company seeks men and women with strong modern and ballet technique, partnering skills, and a passion for dance. Visit www.wylliams-henry.org or email email@example.com.
JOURNEY DANCE / ATLANTA, GA
Fusion of classical ballet technique with modern, jazz, and street hip hop flava. Experienced hip-hop, jazz, ballet, modern and lyrical dancers. Ages 16 and up. Samara Michelle is the Artistic Director of Journey Performing Arts Center. No Pay. Visit www.journeyartscenter.org or call 678-945-9616 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW STYLE MOTHERLODE SOUTH DANCE / ATLANTA, GA
Corey Action, Artistic Director & Co owner, looking for the hottest dancers to x-ceed the next level of Hip Hop dance; Action wants only the best, so bring it! Hip Hop, Jazz, Modern, African Style, Vogue, Krunk, & Crank. www.newstylemotherlode.com or call 510-908-2244.ADVOCATE ARTS CONTEMPORARY DANCE / DULUTH, GA
Advocate Arts Contemporary Dance seeks versatile dancers with strong ballet technique. Dancers should be adaptable to many dance styles, be of professional caliber and have willingness and interest in collaborating and doing new work. Rehearsal take place in Atlanta, GA. Dancers are paid for both rehearsal time and performances. Please email your resume and headshot to: email@example.comDANCE NIA / LITHONIA, GA
Dance Nia is Christian Professional Dance Ministry that travels throughout the states and around the globe. We believe that dance without Christ is exercise but dance in Christ is Dancing with a PURPOSE! We are looking for Professional Dancers and Choreographers. Modern, contemporary or ballet techniques. Must be available for training and rehearsals on Thursday evenings. Please contact (770) 733-0743 or visit www.sabrinamckenzie.org.
SMYRNA BALLET / SMYRNA, GA
Classical Ballet Company performs frequently at family festivals, fairs, events & schools to inspire, enrich and educate the community. Junior & Senior Ballet Companies, ages 9 through adult with ballet training. Petipa-based choreography, primarily performing classical ballets. Director is Cynthia McCranie. No pay. Contact: 770-333-6243 or firstname.lastname@example.org
CORE PERFORMANCE CO. / DECATUR, GA
Dancers with modern/contemporary dance experience for CORE Performance Company. Non-Equity. Paid, 32 wks, 20 hrs/wk. No fee to audition. Season: Sept 1-May 15. Contact Info: 404-373-4154, email@example.com, P.O. Box 2045, Decatur, GA 30031-2045
BALLETHNIC DANCE COMPANY / EAST POINT, GA
Ballethnic Dance Company is a professional company, classically trained, culturally diverse ballet company that blends traditional ballet with the artistic influences of other ethnic cultures. The company tours the U.S. and abroad, with three major productions in Atlanta. Nena Gilreath and Waverly Lucas, founders. Male and female dancers with strong pointe and pas de deux skills and able to perform diverse movements utilizing elements of ballet, African, modern, and jazz. For more info, call William McClure or Amy Hazlewood at (404) 762-1416 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Email headshots, resumes, and videos to: Ballethnic Dance Company, P.O. Box 90489, East Point, GA 30364
PROJECT 7 CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO / ATLANTA, GA
Male and female dancers ages 18 and older, strong in contemporary, ballet, partnering and weight sharing. Rehearse every other Sunday from 11:30am-4pm. Visit www.project7dance.com.
Advocate Arts Contemporary Dance seeks versatile dancers with strong ballet technique. Dancers should be adaptable to many dance styles, be of professional caliber and have willingness and interest in collaborating and doing new work. Rehearsal take place in Atlanta, GA. Dancers are paid for both rehearsal time and performances. Please email your resume and headshot to: email@example.com
ATLANTA FESTIVAL BALLET COMPANY / GA
Auditions held during company class in April. Please call to make an appointment. Pre-apply. Audition includes Ballet and pointe. Bring resume, dance photo. Hiring full time: 8 women, 8 men. 25 performances, 2 weeks touring. Shoes provided. Contact Allison Hanny, Director of Operations, 770-507-2775, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.festivalballetatlanta.com Allison Hannay, 416 Eagles Landing Pkwy, Stockbridge, GA 30281SUSAN CHAMBERS DANCE CO / SUGAR HILL/SUWANEE, GA
The Susan Chambers Dance Company is an award-winning performing arts school of excellence, nationally recognized as an innovative leader since 1980. We offer a nurturing training program with professional instruction for all ages (8-18) and skill levels. Audition fees are $35. Visit www.susanchambersdance.com or contact Linda Newton at email@example.com.
THE GEORGIA BALLET / MARIETTA, GA
Style: ballet; Budget: $700k. Number of dancers: 20; Number of apprentices: 4. Contract dates: Sep–Mar. Number of performances per season: 35. Weeks of work: 24. Benefits: worker's comp. Contact: Kelly Poor 770.528.0881, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.georgiaballet.org
ZOETIC DANCE CO. / ATLANTA, GA
Dancers with strong technique, individuality and the ability to commit to classes, rehearsals and performances. 404-358-7340
TILT CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO. / MAUI, HI
Maui-based TILT Contemporary Dance Company, male & female dancers, expertise in modern dance, contemporary ballet. Women with pointe ability a plus. Paid rehearsal and performance. Non Union. For more information email email@example.com. Visit www.tiltdance.org To apply, send resume/CV, body photo, and video sample to firstname.lastname@example.org or via snail mail to: TILT Contemporary Dance, PO Box 1383, Haiku, HI 96708
IDAHO DANCE THEATRE / BOISE, ID
Idaho Dance Theatre (IDT) is a professional contemporary dance company based in Boise, Idaho. Contract positions, paid. Class and rehearsals are six days a week. Strong classical technique, mature performers. Repertory is contemporary, diverse and exciting to dance. Strong partnering skills are a must. For more information: go to www.idahodancetheatre.org or call 208-331-9592 or Marla Hansen at email@example.com or Carl Rowe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
INASIDE CHICAGO DANCE / CHICAGO, IL
Inaside is a thriving organization within the Chicago Dance community that employs a diverse ensemble of male & female dancers from across the US. It is known as a fresh and innovative company that promotes the performing arts on and off stage with integrity, passion, and pride. Performing, Apprentice and Trainee Company, technically proficient in Ballet and Jazz, 18+; those dancers for the Youth Trainee Program need to be 13+. Under the artistic direction of Kelly Ann Vitacca and Co-Director Anne Gollenberg. Quarterly contracts include: company class and compensation for rehearsal and performances. 773.960.4909 or Inasidechicagodance@yahoo.com
THE DANCE COLECTIVE / CHICAGO, IL
Technique class and repertory. Must be available to rehearse on Tuesday and Thursday from 7pm to 10pm and every other Sunday from 10am to 1pm. Dancers are paid on a per project basis. An undergraduate degree and some professional experience are preferred. www.dancecolective.com Contact: email@example.com
THE RODRIGUEZ DANCE THEATRE / ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL
The Rodriguez Dance Theatre (formerly the Baltimore-Chicago Contemporary Dance Theatre) is comprised of professional dancers of all racial and ethnic backgrounds accomplished in modern (more specifically Dunham technique) and jazz. The company reaches out to the community by developing unique projects that blend cultural vernacular forms of movement with modern dance, inspiring students and audiences on topics that effect our everyday lives such as cultural issues, health issues, and woman's issues. Men & women 18 years and over. firstname.lastname@example.org
SURTAAL DANCE / CHICAGO, IL
SurTaal Dance Company integrates pure Indian classical dance into contemporary moves and music. Seeking experienced dancers, especially those trained in Indian classical dance. To schedule an audition appointment call (847) 312-8283 or email email@example.com
HUBBARD STREET 2 / CHICAGO, IL
Call for audition information. Audition includes Ballet, repertoire. Bring resume, head shot. Hiring full-time. No union required. Style is Ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop. Starting pay is $325. 80+ performances, 42-44 weeks work. 4-8 weeks touring. Provides shoes, physical therapy. Contact Julie Nakagawa Bottcher, 312-850-9744, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.hubbardstreetdance.com Julie Nakagawa Bottcher, 1147 West Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
JOFFREY BALLET OF CHICAGO / CHICAGO, IL
For audition information contact: 312-739-0120 Or email@example.com
DANCE COLECTIVE / CHICAGO, IL
Dancers interested in developing new work in a collaborative setting and have something individual to offer. Should be pursuing or finishing college degree. Visit www.dancecolective.com for more information. Margi Cole, Artistic Director. Dancers paid on a per project basis. For questions or to reserve your space contact (773) 604-8452 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please bring a resume and be prepared for a class, to learn bits of repertory and to improvise. Fee to audition $10.00. Menomonee Club for Boys and Girls, The Drucker Center, 1535 N. Dayton, Chicago, Il
PERCEPTUAL MOTION INC. / CHICAGO, IL
Male & female dancers with a strong background in modern dance, performance & improvisation. Paid performances & possible teaching opportunities. Modern dance company, dancers range in age from 23 to 85. It was recently named Best Practices in Dance by the National Center for Creative Aging. PMI was Curator’s Choice for Around the Coyote 2004. Choreography is by award winning Artistic Director Lin Shook. Activities include concert dance performances, dance residencies, workshops, educational children's performances, teacher in-services, and 45 performances for elders each year. email@example.com; www.perceptualmotiondance.com.
INSTRUMENTS OF MOVEMENT / CHICAGO, IL
Instruments of Movement is a multi-cultural contemporary dance company in residency at The Ruth Page Center for the Arts. Professional level dancers should have a strong background in modern, jazz, ballet, and urban dance techniques along with performance experience. Artistic Director: James Morrow at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit website at www.instrumentsofmovement.com.
GIORDANO JAZZ DANCE / CHICAGO, IL
Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago, male and female dancers for the Company and Giordano II Company positions. Dancers must be at least 18 years old and have strong ballet and jazz technique. Choreographers include Gus Giordano, Alberto Arias, Frank Chaves, Randy Duncan, Nan Giordano, Liz Imperio, Ron De Jesus, Jon Lehrer, Mia Michaels, Davis Robertson, Billy Siegenfeld, and Mark Swanhart. Salaried, non-union. Questions, contact Carol Sumners: 847-866-6779 or E-mail: email@example.com.
RIVER NORTH CHICAGO DANCE CO. / CHICAGO, IL
Chicago-based, national touring company with 13 members. Jazz-based repertoire requiring stylistic range with strong jazz and ballet technique. Ability to relocate to Chicago and travel a must. River North encourages diversity in the workplace. Contract runs approximately July through May. Frank Chaves, artistic dir. Pay. Non-union. Call (312) 944-2888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Website: www.rivernorthchicago.com.
TRANSRHYTHM TAP YOUTH ENSEMBLE / RIVER FOREST, IL
TransRhythm Tap is a nonprofit youth tap ensemble in residence at Legere Dance Centre (7377 North Ave, River Forest, IL 60305) and under the artistic direction of Cait Jones. Auditions are open to tap dancers 10 years of age and older, dancing at an intermediate or advanced level. www.TransRhythm.org. Contact by phone: 773.944.5352 or email: email@example.com.
DANCEWORKS CHICAGO / CHICAGO, IL
Dancers age 18-24 proficient in ballet and contemporary techniques. 15 weeks of work. Salary $325/wk, health insurance, access to physical therapists and nutritionists. firstname.lastname@example.org, www.danceworkschicago.org
CHICAGO DANCE CRASH / CHICAGO, IL
Chicago Dance Crash is a multi-disciplined, contemporary dance company committed to both exploring and exploiting the potential of human response, conflict and athleticism through live performance. The Company ultimately seeks to develop a wider appreciation within the community for dance not only as an influential art form but also as an accessible form of entertainment. Crash pulls inspiration from the more crowd-pleasing aspects of ballet, hip hop and contemporary, offers year-round performance contracts and is heavily involved in both the Chicago cultural community as well community outreach. www.chicagodancecrash.com
JOEL HALL DANCERS / CHICAGO, IL
The Joel Hall Dancers is a diverse jazz based repertoire company. Artistic Director Joel Hall’s creation of his unique blend of jazz, ballet, modern and “street” dance techniques has earned his company the reputation of being a quintessential American Contemporary Urban Jazz Ballet Company. Professional level dancers should have a strong background in modern, jazz, ballet and performance experience. Info: Kelli David-Low at (773) 293-0900 or email email@example.com. JHD II is the prep company, offering intensive training for ages 17-23. Info: Duwane Pendarvis at (773) 293-0900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. JHD 1511 is the youth Performance Company which provides pre-professional training for ages 12-18. Info: Katy Kempen at (773) 293-0900 or email email@example.com. Website: www.joelhall.org
RASA DANCE CHICAGO / CHICAGO, IL
Dancers at least 18 years of age, strong background in ballet, modern, and jazz. RASA Dance Studio (708)574-5953 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.DLD HIP HOP DANCE CO / WILLOWBROOK, IL
Male and Female dancers, 21 or older. There is opportunity for pay with DLD on a per performance basis. For more info or to set up a private audition, please email: Info@divaledance.com.
NOMI LAMAD / CHICAGO, IL
Now in its second season, NoMi LaMad is seeking male and female dancers. Dancers must be at least 18 years old and proficient in ballet and contemporary techniques. (ballroom experience a plus). Dancers should be prepared for a ballet class followed by company rep. Bring pointe shoes if proficient. Please bring headshot & resume. For more info, visit: www.nomilamaddance.com, or email: email@example.com.
MOSAICO STUDENT DANCE GROUP / CHICAGO, IL
Mosaico is a student/volunteer/amateur dance company that concentrates in traditional and artistic styles of Latin "Street" Dancing or Latin Nightlcub style dancing. Strong freestyle dancing skills in SALSA, Merengue, Bachata and Cha Cha Cha. Choreography and Mambo can be learned while in the dance company. Mosaico practices and gets together for social dancing once a week. Under direction of Mambo Mike, Mosaico will be looking to travel to Montreal, Puerto Rico and Miami. Call 312 427 2572.
RIVER NORTH DANCE CHICAGO / CHICAGO, IL
River North Dance Chicago (RNDC) is critically recognized on both national and international levels as one of the most dynamic, exciting and technically accomplished dance organizations. With its highly skilled and emotive dancers, stimulating music and commanding choreography, River North Dance Chicago brings a high standard of excellence to the cultural landscape. Salaried pay and benefits. Visit www.rivernorthchicago.com.
CORPO DANCE COMPANY / CHICAGO, IL
Company is committed to challenging, inventing and expanding the performance experience by exploring and exploiting the nuances of the human animal using a blend of urban, technical and athletic movement styles. Dancers contracted May through April, 52 week contract. Professional level male & female dancers, strong background in modern & ballet technique, along with performance experience. College graduates preferred. Pay for rehearsals & performances. www.corpodance.org, Christopher M. McCray, Artistic Director: firstname.lastname@example.org; Jeff Velis, Executive Director: email@example.com or call 773/472-1921.
BALLET QUAD CITIES / ROCK ISLAND, IL
Located in Rock Island, Illinois, Ballet Quad Cities is the only professional ballet company between Chicago, Illinois and Omaha, Nebraska. Artistic Director is Steve Beirens, former principle of the Joffrey Ballet. Strong classically trained versatile male and female dancers. Apprentice and salaried positions available. www.BalletQuadCities.com or call Steve Beirens at 319-786-3779 or email SBEIRENS@BALLETQC.COM.
HUBBARD STREET DANCE CHICAGO / IL
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago is the super-hot internationally renowned dance company with strong ballet as well as contemporary/modern techniques. Dancers are signed to contracts. Audition format: Ballet class with eliminations followed by repertoire. www.hubbardstreetdance.comBALLET NORTH / HIGHLAND PARK, IL
Ballet North's season features a mixed repetoire production. This is a youth company (no paid positions) and auditions are for individuals ages 7-25, ideally with previous ballet experience. Director is Sandy Scaletta: (847) 845-1127.
AMEBA ACROBATIC & AERIAL DANCE CO. / CHICAGO, IL
AMEBA (A Moving Energy By Artists) is an Acrobatic and Aerial Dance Company specializing in the fusion of modern dance with acrobatics and aerial equipment. Dancers 18+, contemporary dance technique, no prior aerial experience necessary. Dancers must be prepared to rehearse Mondays 2pm-5pm and Tuesdays/Thursdays 9am-1pm. Additional weekday and weekend performance events. Choreographer: Chloe Jensen and other talented contemporary and aerial up and coming artist choreographers. Paid opportunities. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org; (773) 463-4402; www.amebadance.org
ALMA DANCE COMPANY / CHICAGO, IL
Alma Dance Company is one of Chicago’s newest classical ballet companies, Suzanne Lek & Guillermo Leyva, artistic dirs. Professional dancers, male and female, all ethnicities, strong classical training. Visit www.almadance.org or call (847) 784-8842.
VISCERAL DANCE / CHICAGO, IL
Visceral Dance Chicago has established itself as a contemporary company dedicated to providing a comprehensive environment designed to cultivate dance education, creation and performance for choreographers, dancers and audiences. Seeking dancers with strong ballet technique and contemporary training. Must be 18 years or older. Paid positions available, 30-32 week contract. Visceral Dance Chicago is an equal opportunity employer. Dancers of all races and ethnic origins are encouraged to audition. For more info, email: email@example.com.
BOOM CRACK! DANCE COMPANY / CHICAGO, IL
BOOM CRACK! Dance Company is one of the top professional hip-hop dance companies in Chicago. Housed as the resident hip-hop company at Hubbard Street Dance Center in Chicago, BOOM CRACK! believes in inspiring audiences and members through innovative and unique performance ideas. BOOM CRACK! has a diverse foundation of artistic backgrounds, thus creating a distinctive styles that break the boundaries of traditional hip-hop. BOOM CRACK! provides a strong foundation for professional dancers through a training program including career building opportunities and teaching opportunities, just to name a few. BOOM CRACK! hosts weekly company class at Hubbard Street Dance Center on Sundays at 3pm where choreographers from the Chicago area are featured. For more information check out www.BOOMCRACK.com or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
MORDINE & COMPANY DANCE THEATER / CHICAGO, IL
Contracted positions include rehearsals, performances and free classes with outstanding teachers. Strong technique and performance experience, willing to work in an ensemble approach to creating work and performing. www.mordine.org or 312-654-9540
BALLET POP / SKOKIE, IL
Male and female dancers with high energy, strong ballet technique, and acting abilities. Email email@example.com.
DIVA LE DANCE / DOWNERS GROVE, IL
Diva le Dance began in 2004, background dancing for a known Chicago land entertainer, Arthur J. Daniels. Diva le Dance would also perform their own Hip Hop pieces during performances. Performs for various Artists and puts creative twist on all choreography. Talented dancers that are willing to work hard and have fun, opportunity for pay on a per performance basis. You must be 21 or older to audition. www.DivaleDance.comVALERIE ALPERT DANCE CO / CHICAGO, IL
Professional male and female dancers. Dancers must have strong technique in modern with solid foundation in ballet. All positions are paid contracts by project. Bring photo and resume. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHICAGO TAP THEATRE / CHICAGO, IL
Chicago Tap Theatre is a non-profit 501(c)3 tap dance company with a multifaceted mission: to preserve America's indigenous dance form, to promote that dance through story-based shows and innovative presentation, to educate the community and make tap dance accessible to a broad spectrum of people and to foster relationships with other arts organizations. Apprentices are offered performing opportunities, although compensation is not provided. Contracts run mid-September through July. Call 773-655-1175 or visit chicagotaptheatre.com.DLD DANCE CO / WILLOWBROOK, IL
DLD Dance Company has its own studio in Downers Grove, opportunity to assist classes and eventually teach on your own. Rehearsals are primarily on Sundays from 4pm-7pm. You must be 21 or older to audition. Please call (630) 67 DANCE or email email@example.com.
DANCE KALEIDOSCOPE / INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Style: ballet, jazz, modern; Budget: $1.2M. Number of dancers: 11. Starting salary: $400 per week. Contract dates: May–May. Number of performances per season: 50. Weeks of work: 48; Weeks on tour: 4. Benefits: chiropractic, dental, fica/mc, health, paid vacation, pt, worker's comp. Contact: David Hochoy 317.940.8460, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dancekal.org
PRAIRIE WIND DANCERS / LAWRENCE, KS
Call for audition appointment. Audition includes Ballet, modern, improvisation. Bring resume, head shot. No union required. Style is Modern. 100+ performances, 40 weeks work. Technique classes provided. Contact Candi Baker, 785-843-6629, email@example.com; www.prairiewinddancers.org Candi Baker, 940 New Hampshire, Lawrence, KS 66044LATERAL CONTACT DANCE CO / OLATHE, KS
Lateral Contact Dance Company is in the Kansas City area, striving to bring original dance works and inspirational movement to the community. Seeking dancers who are proficient in ballet, jazz and modern. Partnering skills are important as well as improvisation. Auditions will be by appointment only. To schedule an appt, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LOUISVILLE BALLET / LOUISVILLE, KY
Style: ballet; Budget: $3.5M. Number of dancers: 26; Number of apprentices: 4. Contract dates: early Aug–Apr. Number of performances per season: 35. Weeks of work: 32 weeks. Benefits: chiropractic, fica/mc, health, pt, shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Gloria Edwards 502.583.3150, email@example.com, www.louisvilleballet.org
CANGELOSI DANCE PROJECT / BATON ROUGE, LA
Professional contemporary dance company, professional male & female dancers ages 18 and over, strong background classical ballet, modern dance, jazz dance. Kris Cangelosi, artistic director, national/ international choreographer. Company tours southeast, east coast, west coast; along with performance series in Louisiana. Monthly salary rehearsals & performances. Dancer must bring resume, photo and be prepare to dance in contemporary style. www.cangelosidanceproject.com for information.
WILLOW OAK CONTEMPORARY BALLET / BATON ROUGE, LA
Willow Oak Contemporary Ballet is comprised of male & female dancers for seasonal employment. Dancers proficient in classical ballet & contemporary/ modern, need to be both technical and musical while handling complex repertoire, able to learn quickly. Men should have strong partnering skills. Paid rehearsal & performance, paid travel & per diem. Contact Tamu Wilson (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Nikki Wilson (email@example.com); www.willowoakballet.org
THE COLLECTIVE / BALTIMORE, MD
Founded in 1999, The Collective was established to provide an environment for Baltimore's professional dancers and choreographers to work as a group, using each member's individual, distinctive voice to create and perform new works. The Co-Directors of the company encourage members to bring input and invite several individuals to choreograph each year. For more information: 443.257.3844 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIZ LERMAN DANCE EXCHANGE / NO. BETHESDA, MD
Through explosive dancing, personal stories, humor and a company of performers whose ages range from twenty-five to seventy-two, Liz Lerman Dance Exchange stretches the expressive range of contemporary dance. Its work consists of formal concerts, interactive performances, specialized community residencies and professional training. www.danceexchange.orgAFTA SHOCK DC / BETHESDA, MD
Afta Shock DC is a hip hop dance company and part of the Culture Shock Family. Mature hip hop dancers who are ready to learn and train with a professional hip hop team. Company performs primarily at various venues around DC metro area as well as out-of-state showcases. Visit: www.cultureshockdance.org.MISAKO BALLET CO / COLUMBIA, MD
Misako Ballet Company is a small non-profit 501(c)3 professional company with a repertory of classical ballet, modern, contemporary and Japanese themed dances. Dancers have the opportunity to learn a varied repertory and perform frequently in informal and formal venues. Dancers are paid for major concerts. If you have a strong background in classical ballet or modern dance and are 16 years & up we encourage you to try out. Call (410) 884-9690 or visit www.misakoballet.com.
LESOLE'S DANCE PROJECT / MOUNT RAINER, MD
A traditional and modern South African Dance Company consisting of male and female dancers ages 18 and up. Must be available to meet twice a week for company classes and rehearsals. All performances paid. www.lesolesdanceproject.com or email@example.com.
BALLET THEATRE OF MARYLAND, INC. / ANNAPOLIS, MD
Style: ballet, jazz, modern, tap; Budget: $570k. Number of dancers: 13; Number of apprentices: 15. Starting salary: $300 per week. Contract dates: Aug–Apr. Number of performances per season: 30+. Weeks of work: 30+; Weeks on tour: 2–3. Benefits: chiropractic, dental, fica/mc, health, shoes, worker's comp, medical arts team. Contact: Jamie Skates or Dianna Cuatto 410.224.5644, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.balletmaryland.org
FULL CIRCLE DANCE CO. / BALTIMORE, MD
BAD BOYS OF DANCE / LINTHICUM, MD
Male dancers with professional training interested in dancing for "Bad Boys of Dance" please email us your bio, pictures (dance pics and headshot), your Tube Links of yourself to: BADBOYSOFDANCE@GMAIL.COM
POETIC XPRESSIONS DANCE CO. / BALTIMORE, MD
PURE MOVEMENT PROJECT / MOUNT RAINER, MD
The Pure Movement Project is committed to showcasing local talent and giving back to the community. You must be at least 18 years old. If interested please email your dance resume to: email@example.com.
DEVIATED THEATRE / ROCKVILLE, MD
Actors who move, dancers who act, and double/triple threats. Dance Choreography by Kimmie Dobbs Chan and Stage Combat Choreography by Enoch Chan. Fun rehearsals, weekly technique classes, rehearsal stipend provided, paid performances. Kimmie@deviatedtheatre.org or 410-212-5942.
TRIPLE T DANCE CO - SEVERNA PARK, MD
Dancers must be 18+. You may be asked to speak into the camera for consideration for PR Events so please be prepared. No pay. For more info, visit: www.TripleTDanceOnline.com or email: TripleTDance@gmail.com.
ESSENCE OF MOVEMENT / BELTSVILLE, MD
Essence of Movement is a modern/contemporary, hip-hop dance company that exudes passion, style, grace, and poise of a dancer. Our mission is to bring to life our emotions through dance as well as create opportunities for those who have a love for the art. 301-326-9294
THE COLLECTIVE DANCE CO / BALTIMORE, MD
Founded in 1999, The Collective houses professional dancers and choreographers from the Baltimore region. Under the direction of Jessica Fultz and Sonia Synkowski, The Collective performs annually at Baltimore's Theatre Project, Baltimore Museum of Art, Creative Alliance. The Collective was founded as an environment where dance artists could work together to create and perform new works. The Collective is in residency at the Bryn Mawr School in Baltimore City. Male and female dancers with a strong modern dance background and an interest in collaborating with other artists. Collective dancers are paid for performances. Additional benefits include opportunities to show choreography and a supportive working environment of independent artists. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOUR SEASONS DANCERS / SILVER SPRING, MD
Four Seasons Dancers consists of people from different professions and backgrounds, originating out of a clique of enthusiasts at the Aspen Hill Club dance class, taught by Elena Indrokova Jones. The Four Seasons Dancers include people of varying skill levels. Looking for new dancers from ages 20 to 50. We perform at area festival, Embassies and community theaters. Our repertoire covers a wide span and includes American styles such as Jazz and Country, dances from European cultures and even a couple of pieces from the Orient. Email Elena_Indrokova_Jones@yahoo.com.
HARTFORD BALLET CO. / BEL AIR, MD
The Harford Ballet Company is comprised of male and female ballet dancers ages 16 through adult. It is a non profit 501c3 classical and contemporary ballet company. HBC presents two full scale productions each year (Nutcracker-Dec 09, Sleeping Beauty-Spring 10) as well as performances at many community events and festivals. Professional 36-wk contract includes paid positions in The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty as well as community events and festivals. For more info, visit: harfordballetcompany.org; email: email@example.com; or call: 410-877-0777.DANCE & BMORE - BALTIMORE, MD
DANCE & BMORE Inc is a Baltimore based dance company with a community based campaign. Along with an exciting concert performance season, DAB also serves communities in Baltimore city by providing community dance classes for families throughout the year. Under the direction of award winning New York choreographer CJay Philip, DAB expands the concept of concert dance allowing various art forms to cohabitate the stage to inform, engage and elevate dance both for the audience and the artists. Technically proficient dancers with strong acting ability and performance qualities. We appreciate well-rounded dancers with other creative skills and experience. Please send your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
LILLYVONN DANCE CO. / MD
Urban contemporary dance company, must be 18 and over living in the DC/MD metro area. No pay. Contact info: email@example.comTRULY DANCE CO / BOWIE, MD
Professionally trained dancers with focus on contemporary dance, but other styles will also be featured. Open to dancers of all races, both male and female. Send your name, age, gender, years danced, styles danced, availability, and special notes/brief bio to: firstname.lastname@example.org.CONTRADICTION DANCE / SILVER SPRING, MD
Male and female dancers ages 18 and up for seasonal contract positions. Dancers should have a strong technical background and experience in some or all of the following: contemporary modern, jazz, contact improv, ballet, hip-hip, movement theatre. Should have some acting training as well. Visit www.contradictiondance.com.
BALTIMORE BALLET / COCKEYSVILLE, MD
32-week contract. Must have strong classical ballet technique and partnering experience. Three to four productions per year including various outreach performances. US citizens or Green Card holders only. Female dancers are also encouraged to send letters of interest. Send cover letter, resume, photos, and any links on YouTube to: email@example.com.DANCE EXPRESS / BALTIMORE, MD
Main stage productions. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NATIONAL BALLET, INC / CROFTON, MD
The National Ballet Company is comprised of male and female Ballet Dancers. Dancers need strong technique with acting ability. Women must be strong on pointe; men need to be strong in the art of partenering. For more information, call: (410) 721-9192, email: email@example.com, or visit the website: www.nationalballet.com.
UNYTED STYLZ / BOSTON, MA
Dance groups travel, perform and compete in shows around the Boston Area. All dance styles are welcome, but those with a strong hip-hop background, any acrobatic, gymnastics, or break dancing training is a plus. Dancers must have an open mind, be willing to learn and retain large amounts of choreography. 617.309.9103, firstname.lastname@example.org
PERCEPTIONS CONTEMPORARY DANCE / CAMBRIDGE, MA
Dancers should have previous performance experience preferably, strong, athletic modern dancers, quick adaption skills, experience with contact/ partnering, as well as a positive attitude and willingness to work & learn. Choreographer is Melissa Gendreau. Possibility of compensation for performances. Email Melissa Gendreau at PerceptionsDance@yahoo.com. Visit website: www.myspace.com/perceptionsdance
BOSTON BALLET / BOSTON, MA
Boston Ballet artistic director is Mikko Nissinen. No phone calls, please. www.bostonballet.org
NAVARASA DANCE THEATER & TONY WILLIAMS DANCE CO / BOSTON, MA
Navarasa Dance Theater and Tony Williams Dance Company are looking for well-trained dancers trained in Ballet and Contemporary dance styles. Paid performances. Visit www.navarasa.org and tonywilliamsdancecenter/. Please send resume and headshot to email@example.com.
TANDEM DANCE / BOSTON, MA
Boston's freshest voice in modern dance. Professional dancers with serious training. The year includes numerous performances, teaching opportunities, and rigorous athletic training in the "Tandem" style. Dancers must be 18 years or older with professional training and at least ten years experience. Modern and jazz dancers. Melissa Ham-Ellis and Arlene Steiner choreographers, Sooner Routhier Production Designer. firstname.lastname@example.org, www.tandemdance.com, www.dancecomplex.org
DANCE COMPANY WORCESTER / WORCESTER, MA
DCW is a professional dance company that is working to develop the arts in Metro-West Massachusetts. Dancers between the ages of 14-30 in all styles of dance. Contact Matt Parello (Artistic Director) @ 774-287-1753, Emily Granholm (Ass't Artistic Director) @ 508-446-7355 or email email@example.com. Website: www.dancestudiom.net
URBANITY DANCE PROJECT / BOSTON, MA
Urbanity Dance is comprised of men and women who show strength in ballet, jazz and/or modern genres. Within those genres, extensions, leaps, turns, musicality and performance expression. Strong technical training, eager to commit to the technical, emotional and performance aspects of energized choreographers. Apprentice program for students ages 16-18 who are interested in building their dance resume and gain experience dancing in a company. Choreographer: Betsi Graves. Stipend may be available for dancers depending on overall ticket sales. For more info, contact Kate Cook at: firstname.lastname@example.org
BALLET NEW ENGLAND / BOSTON, MA
Artistic Director is Barbara Pontecorvo. Male and female dancers. Company class, shoe stipend, and weekly salary for performances. www.balletnewengland.org
HISPANIA DANCE CO. / WORCESTER, MA
Hispania is a dance company that fuses the traditions of Latin American culture with contemporary dance to create a fusion that is vibrant, unique and urban. Male and female dancers, preferred experience in Modern and Ballet, but not mandatory. Latin dance experience. Ages 14-22. 508-770-1000, 508-579-8160, email@example.com
SPINDLE CITY BALLET / FALL RIVER, MA
SCB's repertoire ranges from original works in classical and contemporary disciplines to full-length story ballets. The company performs the South Coast's only local full-length production of The Nutcracker. Performance season is approximately 24-30 weeks. The company also appears at various festivals in the region. Males & Females with strong classical and contemporary background for Principal, Soloist, Corps and Apprentice Positions. 508-536-6073, www.spindlecityballet.org
BALLET ROX CO. / JAMAICA PLAINS, MA
Artistic Director is Anthony Williams. Male and female ballet dancers for 12-26 week contacts that include company class, pointe shoes, and weekly salaries. Strong classical technique, including pointework for women; experience in other dance forms, especially hip hop, is a plus. (617)524-3066,visit www.balletrox.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org
BELVOIR TERRACE / LENOX, MA
Style: jazz, modern, tap. Starting salary: $2,400+. Contract dates: Jun 15–Aug 15. Weeks of work: 8. Benefits: transportation, worker's comp. Contact: Nancy S. Goldberg 212.580.3398, email@example.com, www.belvoirterrace.com
COMMONWEALTH BALLET / ACTON, MA
Male and female dancers who have strong technical training and who are eager to commit to the technical, emotional and performance aspects of the Company. Females should have completed at least two years of pointe work and will be expected to audition on pointe. www.commonwealthballet.org or 978-263-6533.
LINDIANA CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO / WORCESTER, MA
Lindiana Contemporary Dance Company mission is to share our life experiences with our community and audiences by way of dance and art, revealing the soul and communicating through movement. Seeking Female & Male dancers ages 18+ with a strong background in modern dance technique. Please email resume & headshot to: LindianaSchool@gmail.com.
PROMETHEUS DANCE, INC. / CAMBRIDGE, MA
Prometheus Dance, Inc. is a Cambridge-based organization comprised of a highly visible and established full-season performing company (Prometheus Dance), a post-professional performing group (The Elders Ensemble) and a quality arts outreach and education program, each of which reaches a diverse community throughout metro-Boston, New England, New York, Europe and South America. Founded in 1987, co-Artistic Directors Diane Arvanites & Tommy Neblett create original choreography, performance works and art education curriculum that illuminates vital social issues, challenges perceptions, inspires creative and critical thinking and promotes human and cultural understanding. Visit www.PrometheusDance.org/wp.
Forty Steps Dance is looking for male & female dancers with strong dance background. Rehearsals scheduled in Nahant for winter/spring concerts in Greater Boston area. Call Sallee at (781) 599-1476 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE YARD / CHILMARK, MA
GRAND RAPIDS BALLET COMPANY / GRAND RAPIDS, MI
Michigan’s only professional ballet company - professional and apprentice company members. Ballet dancers; ladies on pointe. No age or height requirements. Artistic Director is Gordon Peirce Schmidt. Competitive salary; shoe allotment and health insurance. Contracts are 35 weeks and include 50-60+ performances, touring. email@example.com (616) 454-4771 x 19. www.grballet.com
EISENHOWER DANCE ENSEMBLE / DETROIT, MI
Eisenhower Dance Ensemble is a contemporary repertory dance company based in the Detroit Metropolitan area. Male and female dancers. 40-44 week season with national touring. Professional level dancers should have strong background in modern and ballet technique, along with performance experience. Starting pay approx $400 per week plus teaching. Contact for next audition info: Anne Bak Marine, Director of Operations, firstname.lastname@example.org.JAY TEA DANCE CO / MI
Must have professional/pre-professional experience in ballet, modern, and contemporary. Must be at least 18 years old to audition. Email email@example.com.
LUNA DANCERS / ROYAL OAK, MI
The Award-Winning Luna Dancers have impressed and enticed audiences in the Greater Detroit area since 2005. Based in the night club/bar Luna Royal Oak, The Luna Dancers produce, direct, choreograph, and perform monthly themed dance shows. Composed of local professional dancers and actors, this company incorporates various dance styles in their productions. Features theatrical motifs, music video recreations, impersonations, and gymnastic stunts. Seeking dancers (21+) who are comfortable with jazz, hip hop, and free-styling. Pick up movement quickly. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
MICHIGAN DANCE PROJECT / BRIGHTON, MI
Michigan Dance Project is a professional contemporary jazz dance company, founded in 2006 by Kathy King. Company members receive free weekly technique classes and several paid performance and teaching opportunities. Dancers are given time to explore their own choreography while also learning repertory. Auditions for ages 17+ every August, with performance January - June. Should have strong technical dance background. For more info: www.michigandanceproject.org or email@example.com
MOVING GROUND DANCE ENSEMBLE / BIRMINGHAM, MI
Modern/Contemporary Dance Company with performance opportunities. This is a contract position. A small stipend will be paid for the entire season. Repertoire consists of cutting edge choreography as well as traditional modern, jazz, and ballet technique. Strong dance background, Pre-Professional or Professional preferred. Must be 18 or older. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.KRISTI FAULKNER DANCE / ROYAL OAK, MI
Kristi Faulkner Dance is seeking intelligent movers for a number of upcoming projects. Must have strong technique and performance skills. College education preferred. Audition will consist of Modern Class + Choreography. Performance pay provided. Email Kristi@KristiFaulknerDance.com.
DETROIT DANCE COLLECTIVE / ROYAL OAK, MI
Style: modern. Number of dancers: 8–10. Number of apprentices: up to 3. Contract dates: Oct–May. Number of performances per season: 10–20+. Weeks of work: 21–26. Contact: Barbara Selinger 810.444.4553, email@example.com, www.detroitdancecollective.org
WELLSPRING/CORI TERRY & DANCERS / KALAMAZOO, MI
Professional modern dance company, male and female dancers with strong modern background for paid performance, teaching activities, and tours throughout. Hawkins-based style, with other influences. Dancers with performance experience, musicality, strong technique. Company member benefits: year-round salary with contract, retirement options through TIAA-CREF, complementary concert tickets, free daily company classes, paid performances and touring engagements, training and teaching opportunities. Contact Amanda Cooke at firstname.lastname@example.org or 269/342-4354.
SOLI DEO GLORIA / HOLLAND, MI
Soli is a professional dance company, founded through the ministry of Turning Pointe School of Dance, and is located on the shores of Lake Michigan, in Holland, Michigan. Soli dancers are skilled and trained in classical ballet and proficient in Contemporary, Jazz and other forms of dance. They are followers of the Lord Jesus Christ and are missionaries of the Gospel, using the art of dance as a tool to bring refreshment to the heart, soul and mind. Salary available depending on experience. Contact email@example.com.
MOREDANCES CONTEMPORARY DANCE CO. / DETROIT, MI
Professional level modern dancers with ballet training. Janet Clayton-Reid, Artistic Director. Pay for performances/some rehearsal stipend. For information call (586) 899-2629 or Treidthomas@aol.com.
JAMES SEWELL BALLET / MN
For information contact: 612-672-0480 Or firstname.lastname@example.orgMINNESOTA BALLET / MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Ballet Dancers: males and females, 18+, any ethnicity. To schedule an audition appt, send résumés and videotapes/DVDs to: Minnesota Ballet, 301 W. First St, Ste 800, Duluth, MN 55802. Enclose SASE. Videos should include a classical variation (en pointe for women), and pas de deux or partnering work. Performance video is preferred if possible. Contemporary work may also be submitted. Some pay provided. For more info, visit: www.minnesotaballet.org.
MINNESOTA DANCE THEATRE / MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Style: ballet, modern; Budget: $1.4M. Number of dancers: 10; Number of apprentices: 3. Contract dates: Aug–Apr. Number of performances per season: 3–5. Weeks of work: 28–32; Weeks on tour: 1. Benefits: health, pt, shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Lise Houlton 612.338.0627, email@example.com, www.mndance.org
COLLIDE THEATRICAL DANCE COMPANY / MINNEAPOLIS, MN
ColliDe Theatrical Dance Company is seeking strong Jazz Dancers with excellent technique, ballet background a plus; Actors who Dance. Men with tumbling and partnering skills a plus. Pay provided. Visit www.Collidetheatrical.com. Email Collidetheatrical@gmail.com.
CONTINENTAL BALLET CO. / BLOOMINGTON, MN
Age 18–35, experience in ballet and partnering. Choreographer is Riet Velthuisen. Stipend for season performances. 952-563-8561 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MISSOURI CONTEMPORARY BALLET / COLUMBIA, MO
Professional Contemporary Ballet company based in Columbia, MO. Contracts begin September 1. Classically trained male & female dancers age 18 and up. Dancers must be open to various styles of choreography. Female dancers must be strong en pointe. Artistic Director is Karen Mareck Grundy. Salary. For more information: visit www.missouricontemporarayballet.com or email email@example.com or call 616-540-6988.
SAINT LOUIS BALLET / CHESTERFIELD, MO
Call for information or visit website. Audtion includes Ballet, pointe. No union required. Starting pay is $200/week. 20 performances, 35 weeks work, 3 weeks touring. Provides health insurance, shoes, worker's compensation, unlimited classes at school. Contact Gen Horiuchi, 636-537-1950, www.stlouisballet.org. Gen Horiuchi, 218 THF Blvd., Chesterfield, MO 63005
KANSAS CITY BALLET / KANSAS CITY, MO
Dancers ages 18-25 with strong classical and contemporary technique. Pay DOE. Call (636) 458-6605 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ASHLEYLIANE DANCE CO. / ST. LOUIS, MO
ADC specializes in blending modern, jazz, and contemporary training with urban street dance. The Company offers outreach activities that include choreography, performances, master class instruction, workshops, and private lessons. ADC Senior Company dancers are all high school and college graduates or currently pursuing their degree in higher education. These dancers are also trained in lyrical jazz, tap, ballet, gymnastics, hip-hop, street jazz and several other dance styles. You must be the age of 18 in order to audition. Please visit www.ashleyliane.com.
OMAHA THEATER BALLET / OMAHA, NE
Audition includes Ballet. Bring resume, head shot. No union required. Style is ballet, jazz, modern. Starting Pay is $250. 22 performances, 20-26 weeks work. Limited health care provided. Contact: Wendy Garrian: 402-344-7255, email@example.com; The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St., Omaha, NE 68102. www.rosetheater.org. The Rose Theater, 2665 Farnam St., Omaha, NE
LINCOLN MIDWEST BALLET COMPANY / LINCOLN, NE
The Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company is a non-profit, youth company hiring guest artists for annual 'Nutcracker' performances at the Lied Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of the University of Nebraska. Guest artists hired for: Sugar Plum, Cavalier, Nutcracker Prince and Snow King. The LMBC also hires guest artists for spring ballets including 'Cinderella' and 'Snow White." Also hires 3-4 summer intensive instructors for one week at the end of each July. Artistic director is Shari True, 402-304-9999. Send photos, links to performance videos and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: lincolnmidwestballet.org
AMERICAN DANCE COMPANY / LAS VEGAS, NV
Choreographer Mark Marino recently won the World Choreographers Prize at the "Prix De Italia" in Cessena, Italy. 28 countries competed in the event and The American Dance Company received top accolades. Marino has choreographed Las Vegas Stage Productions "EFX", "Spellbound", "Human Design" and "Wired" and recently finished the Off-Broadway Show "Mixed Emotions". Check out the ADC at www.american-dance-company.com We are always searching for amazing dancers. Strong technical dancers may send a headshot, resume and video to: American Dance Company, 7645 Splashing River Ct., Las Vegas,, NV 89131
SIERRA NEVADA BALLET / RENO, NV
Professional ballet company for Northern Nevada under the artistic direction of Rosine Bena. Paid and unpaid positions. Advanced/Prof. male and female ballet dancers 18 and up with performing experience. Females with a min. of 3 years pointe. Apprentice Company: Int./Adv. male and female ballet dancers 12 and up-performing experience preferred. Females with a min. of 2 years pointe. Trainee Program: Int./Adv. male and female ballet dancers 12 and up -no performing experience necessary. Females with a min. of 1 year pointe. Girls bring pointe shoes. Company Class on Saturdays, Rehearsals Fridays and Saturdays in Reno, Call Sierra Nevada Ballet: 775-783-3223 for information. In Motion Studio, 9410 Prototype Dr., Reno, NV 89521
MAIN ATTRACTION PERFORMANCE TEAM / LAS VEGAS, NV
Main Attraction P.T. LLC is casting the only licensed Go Go Team in Las Vegas, the Main Attraction Performance Team, for upcoming gigs at nightclubs in Las Vegas, NV. Rehearsals and performances are ongoing in Las Vegas, NV nightclubs. Seeking Go-Go Dancers: Female, 20-35, All Ethnicities. Professional pay. To schedule an appt., submit three RECENT photos in bikini or go-go attire (front, back, and side), resume or event list and skills, and a note explaining why you think you should be on Main Attraction Performance Team to:
SOUNDS OF SIN CITY TAP DANCE CO. / LAS VEGAS, NV
Sounds of Sin City utilizes new music, acapella dancing, and props to create a truly original and exciting stage experience. Must be Advanced Tap Dancers, females only, 18 and over, and knowledge of other forms of dance is a plus. Pay dependent upon performance opportunity. For further information and to schedule an audition, please contact: Tiffany: 702-5050-TAP or: MissTap@aol.com (submit headshot/res)
PROPS DANCE CO. / LAS VEGAS, NV
Jonnis Tannis is the director/choreographer. Male and female dancers, 18+, dedicated and diverse. To view the JACS video reel visit: www.youtube.com/user/lostvegascrew1#p/a/u/0/q7ktJU0pp-4. Email info@JACShouse.com.
NEVADA BALLET THEATRE / LAS VEGAS, NV
Style: ballet; Budget: $3M. Number of dancers: 41; Number of apprentices: 7. Number of performances per season: 45–50. Benefits: chiropractic, dental, fica/mc, health, shoes, worker's comp. Contact: Jeffrey Stafford 702.243.2623, email@example.com, www.nevadaballet.com
NORTHERN BALLET THEATRE / NASHUA, N.H.
Auditions by appointment. Competitive salaries, workman's comp. Doreen Cafarella, dir. NON-UNION PERFORMERS. Call for an appointment at: (603) 557-3393 or (603) 889-8406.
HIPNOTIQ DANCERS / NEW HAMPSHIRE
Hipnotiq Dancers is a performance dance team. This team performs at a variety of venues to include Festivals, Charity Events, and other community performances. Flexible rehearsal schedule: alternating Wednesdays or alternating Sundays. Dancers must have some dance background, preferably jazz and hip hop, but training will be provided. For more info, call 603 772 5168 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
DONNA SCRO GENTILE FREESPACE DANCE CO. / MONTCLAIR, NJ
MarDelDance Choreographer is Marianne Delehanty. Some paid performances through the Season. Email MarDelDance@gmail.com.NERDZ [DT]: THE OUTS!DERS CO / NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
We hope to see all the raw talent that the east coast has to offer. Seeking dancers with an intermediate dance level with hip hop, funk, and contemporary backgrounds. No pay. For more info, call: (848) 250-1578.ASAYE DANCE CO / LONG BRANCH, NJ
Asaye Dance Company is seeking talented and serious male and female dancers over the age of 18. Asaye is committed to displaying life experiences through the art of dance. Asaye welcomes all disciplines. Dancers must display energy, professionalism, strong work ethic, commitment, stamina, experience and have the ability to be flexible. Dancers are expected to have own reliable transportation and in addition be expected to teach company Classes to the public. Company rehearsals held weekly. Contact Artistic Director Valerie: (732) 995-3919
WINCEYCO LLC / NJ
Winceyco LLC is a 22-year theater company. Non-union African and modern dancers for immediate and ongoing work in our NY and NJ school performance series. Must have daytime availability. PAY. Be prepared to dance barefoot. Call 845-440-7324.
IMAGES DANCE ENSEMBLE / NJ
Male and female dancers 8 to 18 years of age. Future choreographers 18 years of age and up. There is no pay for dancers, possible pay for choreographers. Chrissy Steed Founder/ President/ Choreographer Visit: email@example.com
WIRED / CHERRY HILL, NJ
Fusion School of Music, Dance and Acting in Cherry Hill has announced plans to launch a new dance company known as Wired. The new Wired dance company promises to be an arena in which dancers can further enhance their talents. Boys and girls between the ages of twelve and seventeen, candidates should possess strong jazz and funk dance skills. Choreographer is Suzi Zucker, Dance Director. No Salary. 856-424-8836.HAYLEY MICHELLE DANCE PROJECTS / FLEMINGTON, NJ
Hayley Michelle Dance Projects (HMDP) consists of experienced dancers for web-based video performances (ie YouTube, Facebook, Voice of Dance) and stage performance opportunities. Excellent modern and post-modern technique, improvisational skills, and partnering ability. Dancers also need to be comfortable working outside of the studio, "on-site" for specific projects. No pay, but great exposure and experience. All dancers will receive video and photographic footage of all of the final projects. Email Hayley Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMERICAN REPERTORY BALLET / NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
Style: ballet; Budget: $3.1M. Number of dancers: 20; Number of apprentices: 6. Contract dates: Sep–May. Number of performances per season: 50. Weeks of work: 28. Benefits: dental, health, pt, shoes, transportation, worker's comp. Contact: Joe Lumia 732.249.1254, email@example.com, www.arballet.orgZAMAN DANCE THEATER / GLEN RIDGE, NJ
Zaman Dance Theater consists of male and female dancers ages 15-22 for its core company, upcoming projects and performances. Dancers must have strong technique and performance quality. There are no fees associated with this opportunity and company members will receive free workshops and master classes, in addition to professional performance opportunities. Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgO2 CREW / FREEHOLD, NJ
General understanding and respect for hip hop dance styles. Must have weekend and occasional weekday availability. Must have training in hip hop dance styles and a willingness to learn choreography and technique. Must be able to pick up choreography quickly and a fearlessness for freestyle. Looking for dancers who will be dedicated and committed to the crew. This is an opportunity for dancers to get together and create a healthy, hard working group. Email JohnBarrella13@gmail.com
KENNEDY DANCERS / JERSEY CITY, NJ
Professional dance company, Diane Dragone, artistic dir. Ballet, jazz, modern training and experience. Kennedydancers@aol.comALLEGRESSE DANCE CO / FLEMINGTON, NJ
Allegresse Dance Company is a NJ not-for-profit corporation that seeks to promote dance in the community and provide joyful positive experiences to dancers of all ages. Call (908) 754-5767 or email email@example.com.
ROXEY BALLET / LAMBERTVILLE, NJ
Leland Schwantes, company mgr. Lambertville, NJ is located an hour and a half away from NYC and 45 min. from Philadelphia, PA. Classical Dancers: male (5’8”-6’3”) and female (5’3”-5’11”), with strong modern and contemporary base. (609) 397-7616, ext 809.
VOLGENAU DANCE ENSEMBLE / NEWARK, NJ
Professional/Semi-professional male and female dancers, versatile with strong ballet background. Collaborative works, tailored to personal artistry of dancers within, frequently staged with live orchestra/musicians/vocalists. Paid performances. Rehearsals in NYC and upon occasion in NJ. Email photo, resume, and brief description: Teresa@TeresaAnneVolgenau.com.
AATMA PERFORMING ARTS / NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
AATMA Performing Arts, a Bollywood dance company based in NY, NJ, PA, and LA is seeking dancers for their company and international touring productions. We are interested in dancers 18+ who have training in ANY of the following forms of dance: Bollywood, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Indian Classical, Indian Folk, Modern, or Ballet. Visit: www.aatmaperformingarts.com or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
TAPOLE DANCE CO. / UNION CITY, NJ
The TapOle Dance Company consists of male & female dancers age 18+ with experience in jazz & tap. Director/Choreographer Megan Fernandez. Pay per performance. Email BlueStarProds@aol.com.
MIRANDA TAYLOR DANCE CO. / HAZLET, NJ
The Miranda Taylor Dance Company is comprised of dancers 18+, male and female, trained in modern/classical ballet. Must possess technique and a desire to spread their love of dance to the Jersey Shore. For ballet, strong pointe-work is required. Email: email@example.com.
KALAMANDIR DANCE CO / HAMILTON, NJ
Kalamandir Dance Company is a contemporary ensemble that creates a new language by breaking through the boundaries of classical Indian Dance, and consists of male and female dancers from all dance backgrounds. Experience in classical Indian dance (especially Odissi) a plus. They accept paid and certain unpaid gigs all over the tri-state area (NJ, NY and PA). Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ATLANTIC CITY BALLET / EGG HARBOR CITY, NJ
Style: ballet; Budget: $550k. Number of dancers: 23; Number of apprentices: 9. Starting salary: $250–$400. Contract dates: Jul–Apr. Number of performances per season: 70. Weeks of work: 34; Weeks on tour: 6. Benefits: health, pt, worker's comp. Contact: Edda Harper 609.804.1995, email@example.com, www.acbt.org
NEW JERSEY BALLET / LIVINGSTON, NJ
International Touring Company Yass Hakoshima Movement Theatre, based in Montclair, NJ, consists of dancers or actors with strong modern dance background, flexible body, performance experience. (973) 783-9845 or email: firstname.lastname@example.orgVIVA GLAMOUR / HARRINGTON PARK, NJ
Theare/jazz company, dancers must be fluent in jazz technique and familiar with theatre style performances. Dancers must be dedicated and willing to work hard during the summer months. Contact Marianne at: email@example.com.
CLEO MACK DANCE PROJECT / EDISON, NJ
Cleo Mack Dance Project is comprised of male and female dancers, strong modern dance technique and experience partnering, acting experience a plus. Paid rehearsals and performances. firstname.lastname@example.org or 201-927-7208.MARKED DANCE PROJECT / WAYNE, NJ
Modern based company incorporates disabled and non-disabled dancers. The company is looking to increase its number of disabled dancers. No experience needed, all disabled individuals are encouraged to audition. The company is also looking for non-disabled dancers who have had at least three years of formal training in either, ballet, modern, contemporary, hip-hop, or jazz. The company is flexible with dancers' schedules. Please note: there is no need for a solo. To audition, please send Artistic Director, Mark Travis Rivera an email with your resume and headshot attached to: email@example.com.EDP DANCE PROJECT / NEW JERSEY
EDP Dance Project is a NJ-based dance company and the resident company of Silk City Arts Festival. Strong technical dancers - modern, contemporary & jazz committed movers. African dance training a plus. Two years professional performance experience required. Dancers of all ethnicities urged to apply. Dancers must be interested in concert dance as well as cabaret work. In addition we are looking for people committed to growing with the company. Visit www.edpdanceproject.com; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
JOEY ARMINIO & FAMILY / VERONA, NJ
A live music/dance company that performs regularly in NJ, NY, PA with some travel to FL, MA, ME. Dancers in their 20's or 30's proficient in Jazz, Musical Theater, Lyrical, with technical background in ballet or modern. Pay is $100 per show. Contact email@example.com or 973-433-7159.THE KENNEDY DANCERS / JERSEY CITY, NJ
A professional company for 35 years, professional dancers to rehearse and perform in Jersey City. Paid Rehearsals & Performances. Email resume and YouTube links of your performances to firstname.lastname@example.org.PRIDE & N-VY CABARET CO / NEW JERSEY
Pride & N-vy Cabaret Company is a New Jersey based company, dedicated to bringing the art of burlesque and cabaret back to nightlife across the globe. Choreo: Pixie & Vivi Noir. The company fuses modern, jazz and contemporary dance styles to create a new twist on classic burlesque. The shows are interactive, innovative, daring, and artistic making them appealing to all audiences. Partnering is a plus. Dancers must be comfortable with burlesque movement and costuming, as well as audience interaction. Visit www.pridenvycabaret.webs.com; email email@example.com
ROSELAND PERFORMING ARTS COMPANY / WEST CALDWELL, NJ
Roseland Performing Arts Company is seeking pre-professional and professional ballet dancers ages 16-25. Rehearsal commitments are Saturdays and/or Sundays. Roseland Performing Arts Company is a non-profit 501(c)3 Pre-Professional and Professional RPAC dancers are not required to pay company dues. There is no pay per performance or rehearsal. All Pre-Professional and Professional RPAC dancers will be awarded free classes at the Roseland Performing Arts Academy during their run. Email Jessica@RoselandPAC.com.
NIKKI MANX DANCE PROJECT / WARREN, NJ
Must be at least 21 years of age and have a modern-based background and experience in partnering. Requirements for Interns: Must be at least 17 years of age and have training in modern technique. Transportation to Jersey is a must. Visit nikkimanxdanceproject.org; email Artistic Director, Nicole Mahncke at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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