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Auditions guide 2004.

UNITED STATES

CALIFORNIA

THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

Auditions: Apr. 18, Los Angeles County HS, Los Angeles, CA. Pre-apply. Deadline: Mar. 10. Fee: none. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, improvisation. Admitting: 20. Contact: Lois Hunter, 5151 State University Drive-Library North 1034, Los Angeles, CA 90032; 323.343.6579; fax: 323.343.2549; lafn.org/artshigh; ww.lafn.org/artshigh.

PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

Auditions: call for information. Bring: resume, head shot. Contact: Lisa Matsko Hamilton, 1329 Sartori Ave., Torrance, CA 90501; 310.328.7664; fax: 310.782.2072; lisamatsko@att.net; www.psarts.com. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, tap, theatre dance.

STARZ DANCE COMPANY

Auditions: July 12, Starz Dance and Performing Arts, Mountain View, CA. Pre-apply. Deadline: June 20. Fee: $20. Notification: the following day. Admitting: training 20. Contact: Cheri Rutherford, 223 Moffett Bldg, Mountain View, CA 94043; 650.961.7827; starzdancecompany@ yahoo.com; www.starzdance company.com. Company information: Style: Lyrical, raw jazz. Number of dancers: 25. Provides: competition and performing opportunities. Excellent training with experienced dancers and choreographers.

CONNECTICUT

NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS

Auditions: Feb. 7, 28, Mar. 6, Nutmeg Conservatory, Torrington, CT. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Admitting: training 10. Contact: Rose Ponte, 58 Main St., Torrington, CT 06790; 860.482.7744; fax: 860.482.7614; rponte@nutmeg conservatory.org; nutmegballet.org.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

DUKE ELLINGTON SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Auditions: (2 day auditions) Dec 17, 18, Jan. 28, 29, Mar. 17, 18, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Washington, D.C. Audition includes: Ballet. Notification: Mar, Apr. Admitting: training 25. Contact: Yvette Dawson, 3500 R St., NW, Washington, D.C. 20007; 202.282.2378; fax: 202.282.1106; yvette.dawson@ k12.dc.us; dukeellingtonschool ofthearts.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, tap, ethnic. Number of dancers: 80. Number of performances: 1-2.

FLORIDA

FAME DANCE CENTER

Auditions: May 1, Fame Dance Center, Winter Park, FL. Pre-apply. Deadline: Apr. 28. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, jazz, hip-hop. Bring: resume. Notification: May 8. Admitting: training 40-50. Contact: Lee Ann Lawrence, 3580 Aloma Ave., Ste. 7, Winter Park, FL 32792; 407.673.3263; info@famedance center.com; www.famedance center.com. Company information: Style: Jazz, modern, tap, lyrical, hip-hop. Number of dancers: 7-8.

ILLINOIS

THE CHICAGO ACADEMY FOR THE ARTS

Auditions: Jan. 17, Mar. 13, June 5, Aug. 7, The Chicago Academy for the Arts, Chicago, IL. Pre-apply. Deadline: 1 week prior to audition. Fee: $30. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, prepared solo. Notification: no later than 2 weeks after audition. Contact: The Admissions Office, 1010 West Chicago Ave., Chicago, 1L 60622-5414; 312.421.0202; fax: 312.421.3816; www.chicagoacademyforthearts.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern.

THE SCHOOL OF BALLET CHICAGO

Auditions: held throughout the year, please contacxt school to arrange times. Pre-apply. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: head shot, dance photo in first arabesque. Notification: within 3 weeks. Admitting: training 10-15. Contact: Eilleen Mallary, 218 S. Wabash, 3rd Fl, Chicago, IL 60604; 213.251,8838; fax: 312.251.8840; info@balletchicago.org; www.ballet chicago.org. Company information: Style: Ballet.

MARYLAND

MARYLAND YOUTH BALLET SUMMER DANCE FESTIVAL

Auditions: by appointment before June 18. Deadline: June 18. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Admitting: training 20. Contact: Maryland Youth Ballet, 7702 Woodmont Ave., Ste. 203, Bethesda, MD 20814; 301.652.2232; fax: 301.652.9390.

MINNESOTA

HAUSER DANCE

Auditions: Mar. 20, May 29, Hauser Dance, Minneapolis, MN. Pre-apply. Deadline: Mar. 15. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation, prepared solo. Bring: resume, dance photo. Notification: 2 weeks following audition. Admitting: 10 training, 10 education, 10 undergradutes. Contact: Heidi Hauser Jasmin, 1940 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55403-3261; 612.871.9077; fax: 612.870.0764; nhdc@tcinternet.net.

SPRINGBOARD DANCE/ BALLET ARTS MINNESOTA

Auditions: Feb. 14, June 18, Ballet Arts Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. Pre-apply. Deadline: Feb. 13, June 17. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, pointe. Notification: immediately. Admitting: training 12-16. Contact: Bonnie Mathis, 528 Hennepin Ave., Ste. 203, Minneapolis, MN 55403; 612.340.1071; fax: 612.335.9266; info@balletartsminnesota.org; balletartsminnesota.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, pointe. Number of dancers: 12-16. Number of performances: 20. Weeks touring: 35.

MISSISSIPPI

BALLET MAGNIFICAT! TRAINEE PROGRAM

Auditions: Feb 6, 7, Ballet Magnificat! Studios, Jackson, MS. Dancers must pass 1st phase of application before being accepted to personal audition. Pre-apply. Deadline: Jan. 15. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, will learn choreography and present it. Hiring training, 10-15. Notification: by letter two weeks following audition. Contact: Tennille Carver, 5406 I-55 North, Jackson, MS 39211; 601.977.1001; fax: 601.977.8948; traineeprogram@balletmagnificat.com; www.BalletMagnificat.com. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz.

NEW JERSEY

DANCE DEPARTMENT, SOMERSET COUNTY VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

Auditions: Mar. 6, Somerset County Vocational HS, Bringewater, NJ. Pre-apply. Deadline: May 3, Audition includes: Ballet, modern, prepared solo (student's choice). Bring: full application. Hiring training: 8-10. Notification: week after audition. Contact: Sheila Buttermore, North Bringe St. & Vogt Drive, Bringewater, NJ 08807; 9008.526.8900 x7277; fax: 908.526.9212; sbuttermore@scette.org; www.scti.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, tap. Number of performances: 3.

YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX

Auditions: Jan. 24-25, Chicago, IL; Jan. 31, Feb. 1, Torrington, CT; Feb. 6-8, Huntington Beach/Long Beach; CA; Feb. 14-15, Osaka, Japan; Feb. 28-29, Greenville, SC; Mar. 6-7, Philadelphia, PA; Mar. 13-14, Denver, CO; Apr. 22-26, New York, NY. Deadline: 30 days before audition. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, prepared solo, performance on stage before international jury panel. Bring: prepared solos. Contact: Allison Bagby, 569 Windsor Dr., Palisades Park, NJ 07650; 201.444.3121; fax: 201.444.3008; youthgrandprix@ aol.com; www.yagp.org.

NEW YORK

BALLET TECH, NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOL FOR DANCE

Auditions: Feb. 7, Apr. 3, June 5, Ballet Tech, New York, NY. Pre-apply. Deadline: Friday prior to audition. Audition includes: Ballet, if experienced in pointe, bring shoes. Bring: dance attire. Contact: Tarsha Paul, 890 Broadway, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10003; 212.777.7710; info@ballettech.org; www.ballettech.org.

JCC OF MID-WESTCHESTER DANCE SCHOOL

Auditions: call for placement audition. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Contact: Jayne Santoro Viltz, Dance School Director, 999 Wilmot Rd., Scarsdale, NY 10583; 914.472.3300 x320; fax: 914.472.9270; viltzj@jcca. org; www.jccmidwestchester.org.

NORTH CAROLINA

NORTH CAROLINA SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Auditions: Feb. 7, NC School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC; Feb. 14, Ballet Florida, West Palm Beach, FL; Feb. 15, Lee Harper & Dancers, Atlanta, GA; Feb. 28, School of American Ballet, New York, NY; Feb. 29, Washington Ballet, Washington, D.C.; Apr. 3, May 7, July 9, NC School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC. Pre-apply. Deadline: July 9. Fee: $50 application; $20 audition. Audition includes: Ballet, modern. Admitting: training 50-100. Contact: Admissions Office, 1533 South Main St., Winston-Salem, NC 27127; 336.770.3290; fax: 336.770.3370; admissions@ncarts.edu; www.ncarts.edu.

OREGON

THE SCHOOL OF OREGON BALLET THEATRE

Auditions: Mar. 8, San Francisco Ballet, 455 Franklin St., San Francisco, CA; Mar. 11, Pacific Northwest Ballet, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA; Mar. 14, School of American Ballet, 70 Lincoln Plaza, New York, NY; ages 13-20 years of age. Fee: $15. Bring: head shot. Notification: April. Contact: Marnie Anderson, 818 SE 6th Ave., Portland, OR 97214; 503.227.0977 x221; fax: 503.227.4186; marnie. anderson@obt.org; www.obt.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, contemporary.

SOUTH CAROLINA

ROBERT IVEY BALLET

Auditions: Sept. 11, Robert Ivey Ballet, Charleston, SC. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Notification: day of audition. Admitting: training, 40. Contact: Robert Ivey, 1910 Savannah Hwy., Charleston, SC 29407; 843.556.1343; fax: 843.573.0960; ribart@mindspring.com; home.mindspring.com/~ribart. Company information: Annual budget $80,000. Style: Ballet, jazz, modern. Number of dancers: 40. Number of performances: 6. Weeks touring: 1.

TENNESSEE

CHATTANOOGA CENTER FOR CREATIVE ARTS

Auditions: Feb. 7, Center for Creative Arts, Chattanooga, TN. Pre-apply. Deadline: Jan. 30. Contact: Karen Wilson, 1301 Dallas Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37405; 423.209.5942; wilsonkaren@hcde.org.

TEXAS

CITY DANCE

Auditions: Aug. 7, 8, 27, 28, City Dance, Houston, TX. Fee: $10. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, hip-hop. Bring: resume, head shot. Notification: Aug. 31. Contact: Sherese Campbell, 2423 Dunstan, Houston, TX 77005; 713.529.6100; fax: 713.528.0263; citydance inc@evl.net; citydanceinc@evl.net. Company information: Annual budget $300,000. Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, ethnic, hip-hop. Starting pay: negotiable. Number of dancers: 8. Number of performances: 24. Weeks of work: 16. Weeks touring: 24. Provides: travel, touring expenses.

VIRGINIA

SCHOOL OF RICHMOND BALLET

Auditions: Jan. 10, 18, Feb.7, Mar. 13, Richmond, VA; Jan. 31, BalletMet, Columbus, OH; Feb. 15, City Center, New York, NY; Feb. 22, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco, CA. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: resume, head shot. Notification: Apr., May. Contact: Patricia Bolton, 407 E. Canal St., Richmond, VA 23219; 804.344.0906; fax: 804.344.0901; pbolton@richmondballet.com; richmondballet.com.

DANCE DEPARTMENT, SOMERSET COUNTY VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

Auditions: Mar. 6, Somerset County Vocational HS, Bringewater, NJ. Pre-apply. Deadline: May 3. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, prepared solo (student's choice). Bring: full application. Hiring training: 8-10. Notification: week after audition. Union required: None. Contact: Sheila Buttermore, North Bringe St. & Vogt Drive, Bringewater, NJ 08807; 9008.526.8900 x7277; fax: 908.526.9212; sbuttermore@scette.org; www.scti.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, tap. Number of performances: 3.

SUMMER STUDY

UNITED STATES

CALIFORNIA

CONTRA COSTA BALLET CENTRE

Auditions: Mar. 14, Contra Costa Ballet Centre, Walnut Creek, CA. Fee: $15. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Admitting: training 50. Contact: Sue Mower, 2040 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA 94596; 925.935.7984; fax: 925.932.3223; school@contracostaballet.org; contracostaballet.org.

DEBBIE ALLEN DANCE ACADEMY SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Jan. 75, Debbie Allen Dance Academy, Culver City, CA. Fee: $35. Audition includes: Ballet, jazz, modern, hip-hop. Notification: immediately. Admitting: TBD. Contact: Denise Harris, 3623 Hayden Ave., Culver City, CA 90232; 310.280.9145; fax: 310.280.0227; dadadenise@yahoo.com; DebbieAllenDanceAcademy.com.

JEAN ISAACS' SAN DIEGO DANCE THEATER

Auditions: Apr. 25, 4819 Ronson Ct., San Diego, CA. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation. Notification: within 2 weeks. Contact: Jean Isaacs, 12246 Brickellia St., San Diego, CA 92129; 858.484.7791; fax: 858.822.3016; jeanmisaacs@ yahoo.com; sandiegodancetheatre.org.

PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

Auditions: call for information. Bring: resume, head shot. Contact: Lisa Matsko Hamilton, 1329 Sartori Ave., Torrance, CA 90501; 310.328.7664; fax: 310.782.2072; lisamatsko@att.net; www.psarts.com. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, tap, theatre dance.

SAN FRANCISCO BALLET SCHOOL

Auditions: Jan. 9, San Diego School of Ballet, 5304 Metro St., San Diego, CA; Jan. 10, Westside School of Ballet, 1711 Stewart St., Santa Monica, CA; Jan. 11, Ballet Pacifica, 1824 Kaiser Ave., Irvine, CA; Jan. 12, Ballet Arts, 200 S. Tucson Blvd, Tucson, AZ; Jan. 17, Boston Ballet, 19 Clarendon St., Boston, MA; Jan. 19, School of American Ballet, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY; Jan. 20, Washington Ballet, 3515 Wisconsin Ave., Washington, D.C.; Jan. 21, North Carolina School of the Arts, 1533 S. Main St., Winston-Salem, NC; Jan. 23, Miami City Ballet, 2200 Liberty Ave:, Miami, FL; Jan. 24, Chamberlain Ballet School, 3003 W. 15th St., Dallas/Fort Worth, TX; Jan. 31, Ballet West Academy, 237 S. State St., Salt Lake City, UT; Feb. 1, Colorado Ballet, 1278 Lincoln St., Denver, CO; Feb. 7, San Francisco Ballet School, San Francisco, CA; Feb. 8, Pacific Northwest Ballet School, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA; Feb. 14, Cincinnati Ballet, 1555 Central Pkwy., Cincinnati, OH; Feb. 15, Lou Conte Dance Studio, 1147 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL. Deadline: Feb. 16. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, video audition accepted, call for details or visit website. Bring: head shot. Notification: letters mailed mid-late Feb. Admitting: training 175. Contact: Lisa Claybaugh, 455 Franklin St., San Francisco, CA 94102; 415.553.4642; fax: 415.861.2684; school@sfballet.org; www.sfballet.org/ school.

COLORADO

BOWEN SCHOOL OF DANCE ARTS SUMMER SAMPLER

Auditions: week of June 7, Bowen School of Dance Arts, Denver, CO. Deadline: May 10, 2004. Fee: $10. Audition includes: Ballet, prepared solo to assess level. Bring: dance photo, vitae. Notification: within 10 days. Admitting: unlimited. Contact: Miss Bowen, 714 South Pearl, Denver, CO 80209-4213; 303.722.1206; premieredance@aol.com; www.bowen dance.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, tap, ethnic, flamenco, hip-hop.

COLORADO BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Mar. 6, Houston Ballet, Houston TX; Mar. 7, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco, CA; Mar. 7, CSU--Long Beach Dance Dept., Long Beach, CA; Mar. 13, School of American Ballet, New York, NY; Mar. 14, The Harid Conservatory, Boca Raton, FL; Mar. 21, Academy of Colorado Ballet; Denver, CO. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Notification: May. Contact: Arthur Espinoza, Company Manager, Colorado Ballet, 1278 Lincoln St., Denver, CO 80203; 303.837.8888 x. 16; fax: 303.861.7174; arthur@ coloradoballet.org; www.colorado ballet.org.

PERRY-MANSFIELD PERFORMING ARTS SCHOOL & CAMP

Auditions: Feb. 28, The Juilliard School, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, prepared solo. Bring: dance photo, music. Notification: Mar. 15. Contact: June Lindenmayer, 40755 Routt City Rd. 36, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487; 970.879.7125; fax: 970.879.5823; p-m@perrymans field.org; www.perrymansfield.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern, tap.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

EXPLORING BALLET WITH SUZANNE FARRELL

Auditions: Jan. 10, City Center, 130 W. 56th St., New York, NY; Jan 12, Boston Ballet, 19 Clarendon St., Boston, MA; Jan. 14, Pacific Northwest Ballet, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA; Jan. 16, San Francisco Ballet, 455 Franklin St., San Francisco, CA; Jan. 24, The Kennedy Center, Opera House Stage Door, Washington, D.C.; Jan. 26, Hennepin Center for the Arts, 528 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, MN; Jan. 22, Texas Christian University/ Ballet and Modern Dance Bldg, 3000 S. University, Dallas, TX; Jan. 25, Miami City Ballet, 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami, FL. Pre-apply. Deadline: Dec. 15. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: head shot, dance photo, birth certificate or official documentation of age. Union required: None. Contact: Marlene Cooper, Kennedy Center, Education Dept., PO Box 10808, Performance Plus, Arlington, VA 22210; 202.416.8811; fax: 202.416.8853; mccooper@ kennedy-center.org; kennedycenter.org/education/plusapp.,html.

THE WASHINGTON SCHOOL OF BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Jan. 9, Houston Ballet, Houston, TX; Jan. 10, Boston Ballet, Boston, MA; Jan. 17, 18, Metropolitan Ballet Theatre, Alpharetta, Atlanta, CA; Jan. 31, Princeton Ballet, Princeton, NJ; Feb. 7, Miami City Ballet, Miami, FL; Feb. 14, 15, Ailey Studio, New York, NY: Mar. 6, 7, The Washington School of Ballet, Washington, DC. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Notification: 2 to 3 weeks after audition. Contact: Victoria Leigh, 3515 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Washington, D.C. 20016-3010; 202.362.3606 x115; fax: 202.362.1311; vleigh@washington ballet.org; www.washingtonballet.org.

FLORIDA

ACADEMY OF BALLET ARTS INC. SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Mar. 7, Academy of Ballet Arts Inc., 2914 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg, FL. Fee: $10. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Notification: Apr. 1. Contact: Suzanne B. Pomerantzeff, 2914 First Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33713; 727.327.4401; fax: 727.327.4401; nikolai@academyof balletarts.org; www.academyofballet arts.org.

ACADEMY OF BALLET FLORIDA SUMMER WORKSHOP

Auditions: Feb. 8, Ballet Florida, West Palm Beach, FL. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: resume. Contact: Lois Hammel, Academy Administrator, 500 Fern St., West Palm Beach, FL 33401; 561.659.1212 x32; fax: 561.659.2222; academy@ballet florida.com; www.BalletFlorida.com

MIAMI CITY BALLET SCHOOL

Auditions: Jan. 10, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco, CA.; Jan. 11, Westside Ballet, Los Angeles, CA.; Jan. 24, Miami City Ballet, Miami Beach, FL.; Jan. 25, Gulfshore Ballet, Fort Myers, FL.; Feb. 1, North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC.; Feb. 2, Boston Ballet, Boston, MA.; Feb. 6, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, PA.; Feb. 8, Maryland Youth Ballet, Washington, D.C.; Feb. 21, School of American Ballet, New York, NY. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Contact: Ricardo Montealegre or Linda Villella, 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami Beach, FL; 305.929.7000 x1800; fax: 305.929.7009; miamicityballetschool@yahoo.com; www.miamicityballet.org.

ORLANDO BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Jan. 9, Ballet Met Columbus Dance Center, Columbus, OH; Jan 10, Ballet Chicago, Chicago, IL; Jan. 11, Dance Theatre South West, Albuquerque, NM; Jan 23, Houston Ballet Academy, Houston, TX; Jan 24, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX; Jan 25, Ballet Academy of Texas, Coppell, TX; Jan 30, Boston Ballet, Boston, MA; Jan 31, Ballet Academy East, New York, NY; Feb. 8, Orlando Ballet School, Orlando, FL; Feb. 8, Alabama Ballet, Birmingham, AL; Feb 8, Bolero's Dance Center, Jacksonville, FL; Feb. 14, Maryland Youth Ballet, Bethesda, MD; Feb. 15, Atlanta Ballet, Atlanta, GA; Feb. 20, Sacramento Ballet, Sacramento, CA; Feb. 21, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco, CA; Feb. 22, The Harid Conservatory, Boca Raton, FL. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet. Notification: by mail within 2 weeks of audition. Admitting: 250-300. Contact: Pat Valentine, 1111 North Orange Ave., Orlando, FL 32746; 407.426.1733 x 11; fax: 407.426.1734; pvalentine@orlandoballet.org; www.orlandoballet.org.

GEORGIA

ATLANTA FESTIVAL BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Jan., Feb., call for dates and locations. Pre-apply. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Notification: 2-4 weeks. Contact: Allison Harmay, Director of Operations, 416 Eagles Landing Pkwy, Stockbridge, GA 30281; 770.507.2775; fax: 770.507.9182; fbcatl@aol.com; www.festivalballetatlanta.com.

HAWAII

SCHOOL OF HAWAII STATE BALLET

Auditions: Call for information. Deadline: June 7. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet. Notification: day of audition. Admitting: 60. Contact: Hawaii State Ballet, 1418 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96814; 808.947.2755; www.hawaiistate ballet.com. Company information: Style: Ballet. Number of dancers: 16. Number of performances: 36.

ILLINOIS

RIVER NORTH CHICAGO DANCE COMPANY

Auditions: Jan., New York, NY. Audition includes: Jazz and ballet combinations, company repertoire; Bring: resume, head shot. Notification: within 1 week of audition. Admitting: TBD. Contact: Office, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60610; 312.944.2888; fax: 312.944.2581; info@rivernorthchicago.com; www.rivernorthchicago.com.

MARYLAND

PEABODY SUMMER DANCE

Auditions: TBD. Pre-apply. Deadline: Apr. 5. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Notification: Apr. 23. Contact: Peabody Dance Office, Christine Miller, 21 E. Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD 21212; 410.659.8600; fax: 410.659.8280; dance@peabody.jhu.edu; www.pea body.jhu.edu.

MASSACHUSETTS

BOSTON BALLET'S DANCELAB

Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Notification: Late Feb., early Mar. Admitting: 150. Contact: Carolyn Kingston, 19 Clarendon St., Boston, MA 02116-6100; 617.456.6363; Fax: 617.695.6995; ckingston@ bostonballet.com; www:boston ballet.com.

BOSTON BALLET'S SUMMER DANCE PROGRAM

Auditions: Jan, 3, 4, School of American Ballet, New York, NY; Jan. 10, Houston Ballet School, Houston, TX; Jan 10, Jimmy Defore Dance Studio, Costa Mesa, CA; Jan. 10, Rotaru International School of Ballet, Atlanta, GA; Jan. 11, Ballet Academy of Texas, Coppell, TX; Jan. 11, Arizona Ballet School, Phoenix, AZ; Jan. 11, North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC; Jan. 17, Harid Conservatory, Boca Raton, FL; Jan. 17, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA; Jan. 18, Orlando Ballet School, Orlando, FL; Jan. 18, Washington Ballet School, Washington, D.C.; Jan. 24, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Seattle, WA; Jan. 24, Ballet School of Stamford, Stamford, CT; Jan. 24, Ballet West Academy, Salt Lake City, UT; Jan. 24, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY; Jan. 25, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco, CA; Jan. 25, Academy of Colorado Ballet, Denver, CO; for additional dates and locations contact Boston Ballet. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Notification: late Feb., early Mar. Admitting: 300. Contact: Carolyn Kingston, 19 Clarendon St., Boston, MA 02116-6100; 617.456.6363; fax: 617.695.6995; ckingston@bostonballet.com; www.bostonballet.org.

DANCING ARTS CENTER

Auditions: Pre-apply by phone. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, improv. Bring: photo, reference, birth certificate. Notification: Apr. 1. Admitting: training 50. Contact: Karyn Edison, 9 Whitney St., Ste. 2, Holliston, MA 01746-2187; 508.429.7577; dancartctr@aol.com; www.dancingsartscenter.com.

JACOB'S PILLOW, BALLET

Auditions: Mar. 6, City Center 130 W 56th St; New York, NY. Fee: $10 cash only, pay onsite. Audition includes: Ballet. Bring: see website. Notification: week of April 12. Admitting: training 22. Contact: J.R. Glover, PO Box 287, Lee, MA 01238; 413.637.1322; fax: 413.243.4744; info@jacobspillow.org; www.jacobspillow.org.

JACOB'S PILLOW, CONTEMPORARY AND CULTURAL TRADITIONS

Auditions: auditions for contemporary and cultural styles: Jan. 11, New World School of the Arts, 25 NE 2nd st, 8th Fl., Miami, FL; Feb. 1, San Francisco Dance Center, 26 7th st, 5th Fl., San Francisco, CA; Feb. 25, Houston High School for Performing and Visual Arts, 4001 Stanford, Houston, TX; Cultural only: Mar. 6; Contemporary only: Mar. 7, The Julliard School, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY; Mar. 27, City Center, 130 W 56th St., New York, NY. Fee: $10, cash only. Bring: see website. Notification: week of Apr. 12. Contact: J.R. Glover, PO Box 287, Lee, MA 01238; 413.637.1322; fax: 413.243.4744; info@jacobspillow.org; www.jacobspillow.org.

JACOB'S PILLOW, JAZZ

Auditions: Jazz only: March 7, The Julliard School, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY.; March 27, City Center, 130 W 56th St., New York, NY. Fee: $10 cash only, pay on site. Bring: see website. Notification: week of Apr. 12. Contact: J.R. Glover, PO Box 287, Lee, MA 01238; 413/637-1322; tax: 413/243-4744; info@jacobspillow.org; http://www. jacobspillow.org.

JOSE MATEO'S BALLET THEATRE

Auditions: Feb. 1, 29, Jose Mateo's Ballet Theatre, Cambridge, MA. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: resume. Contact: Office, 400 Harvard St., Harvard Sq., Cambridge, MA 02138; 617.354.7467; fax: 617.354.7856; www.Ballet Theatre.org. Company information: Style: Ballet. Number of dancers: 20.

NEW JERSEY

ATLANTIC CONTEMPORARY BALLET THEATRE'S INTERNATIONAL PERFORMING ARTS CAMP

Auditions: TBD. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet. Bring: resume, head shot, dance photo. Admitting: 50. Notification: within 1 month. Contact: Phyllis Papa, ACBT, 713 W. Moss Mill Rd., Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215; 609.804.1995; fax: 609.748.1068. acbt@acbt.org; www.acbt.org.

BURKLYN BALLET THEATRE

Auditions: Jan. 1, Ballet Academey of Texas, Coppell, TX; Jan 9., American Academy of Dance, Houston, TX; Jan. 10, Atlanta Ballet Center for Dance Education, Atlanta, GA; Jan. 16, Dayton Ballet, Dayton, OH; Jan. 17, Ballet Chicago, Chicago, IL; Jan. 18, Berks Ballet, Reading, PA; Jan. 19, Raleigh School of Ballet, Raleigh, NC; Jan. 23, Brattleboro School of Dance, Brattleboro, VT; Jan. 24, St. Paul's School, Concord, NH; Jan. 25, Boston Ballet, Boston, MA; Jan. 30, Gwinnett Ballet Theatre, Snellville, GA; Jan. 31, Albany Berkshire Ballet, Albany, NY; Jan. 31, Orlando Ballet, Orlando, FL; Feb. 1, Harid Conservatory, Boca Raton, FL; Feb. 7, School of American Ballet, New York, NY; Feb. 8, Reston Conservatory of Ballet, Reston, VA; Feb. 13, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT; Feb. 14, Pacific Artists Dance Center, Portland, OR; Feb. 15, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Seattle, WA; Feb. 19, San Carlos School of Ballet, San Carlos, CA; Feb. 20, San Diego Youth Ballet, San Diego, CA; Feb. 21, Riverside Ballet Arts, Riverside, CA; Feb. 22, Westside Ballet School, Santa Monica, CA; Feb. 26, Ballet Arts, Tucson, AZ; Feb. 27, Ballet Theatre of New Mexicom, Albuquerque, NM; Feb. 28, Academy of Colorado Ballet, Denver, CO; Feb. 29, Rochester School of Dance, Rochester Hills, MI; Mar. 6, New England Ballet, Orange, CT. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: pointe shoes. Notification: within 3 weeks. Admitting: training 200. Contact:. Joanne or Angela Whitehill, PO Box 907, Island Heights, NJ 08732-0907; 732.288.2660; fax: 732.288.2663; burklyn@aol.com; www.burklynballet.com.

BURKLYN BALLET THEATRE INTERMEDIATE PROGRAM

Auditions: (see above for audition dates and locations.) Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: pointe shoes. Notification: within 3 weeks. Admitting: training 24. Contact: Joanne or Angela Whitehill, PO Box 907, Island Heights, NJ 08732-0907; 732.288.2660; fax: 732.288.2663; burklyn@aol.com; www.burklynballet.com.

BURKLYN BALLET THEATRE THE EDINBURGH CONNECTION

Auditions: (see above for audition dates and locations.) Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: pointe shoes. Notification: within 3 weeks. Admitting: training 30. Contact: Joanne or Angela Whitehill, PO Box 907, Island Heights, NJ 08732-0907; 732.288.2660; fax: 732.288.2663; burklyn@aol.com; www.burklyn ballet.com.

NEW YORK

AMERICAN THEATER DANCE SUMMER WORKSHOP

Auditions: Jan. 31, City Center, 130 West 56th St., New York, NY; Feb. 8, Triple Threat Performing Arts Centre, 3555 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL; Mar. 6, American Theater Dance Workshop, 999 Herricks Rd., New Hyde Park, NY. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, improvisation, theater dance, jazz. Bring: head shot, dance photo. Notification: within 2 weeks of audition. Admitting: training 85. Contact: Madeline Dempster, P.O. Box 824, Locust Valley, NY 11560; 516.628.1701; fax: 516.922.8221; Maddance19@aol.com; www.americantheaterdance.com.

BRIANSKY SARATOGA BALLET CENTER

Auditions: Call for information. Audition includes: Ballet. Bring: dance photo. Contact: Oleg Briansky, 220 West 93rd St., New York, NY; 212.799.0341; fax: 212.799.0341; olegbriansky@msn.com; www.briansky.org.

CHAUTAUQUA SCHOOL OF DANCE

Auditions: Jan. 9, Boston, MA; Jan. 10, New York, NY; Jan. 10, Philadelphia, PA; Jan. 10, Pittsburgh, PA; Jan. 10, St. Louis, MO; Jan. 11, Chicago, IL; Jan. 11, Stamford, CT; Jan. 18, Cincinnati, OH; Jan. 18, Cuyahoga Falls, OH; Jan. 18, Charlotte, NC; Jan. 22, Williamsville, NY; Jan. 25, Washington, DC; Feb 7, Atlanta, GA. Contact: Chautauqua Summer Schools of Fine Arts and Performing Arts, PO Box 1098, Chautauqua, NY 14722; 716.357.6233; fax: 716.357.9014; dance@ciweb.org; dance.ciweb.org.

JCC OF MID-WESTCHESTER DANCE SCHOOL

Auditions: call for placement audition. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Contact: Jayne Santoro Viltz, Dance School Director, 999 Wilmot Rd., Scarsdale, NY 10583; 914.472.3300 x320; fax: 914.472:9270; viltzj@ jcca.org; www.jccmidwestchester.org.

KAATSBAAN INTERNATIONAL DANCE CENTER EXTREME BALLET

Auditions: Feb. 7, Maryland Youth Ballet, 7702 Woodmont Ave., Ste. 203, Bethesda, MA; Feb. 14, Southern Ballet Theatre School, 1111 N. Orange Ave., Ste. 4, Orlando FL; Feb. 21, American Ballet Theater, 890 Broadway, New York, NY; Mar. 13, Kaatsbaan, Tivoli, NY. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: resume, head shot, dance photo. Notification: Mar. 20. Union required: None. Admitting: training 34. Contact: Timothy Hess, PO Box 482, 120 Broadway, Tivoli, NY 12583; 845.757.5106; fax: 845.757.5040; thkaats@bestweb.net; kaatsbaan.org.

YOUNG DANCEMAKERS COMPANY

Auditions: Mar. 6, Fieldston School, Bronx, NY. Pre-apply. Deadline: Mar. 5. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation, prepared solo. Notification: April. Admitting: 16 NYC public high school students. Contact: Alice Tierstein, Fieldston School, Fieldston Rd., Bronx, NY 10471; 718.329.7300; fax: 718.329.7305; ateirstein@ecfs.org; www.ecfs.org. Company information: Style: Modern. Number of dancers: 16. Number of performances: 6-8.

NORTH CAROLINA AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL

Auditions: Jan. 3, Trisha Brown Studio, New York, NY; Feb, 28, Smith College, Northampton, MA; Feb. 29, Sam Houston State, Huntsville, TX; Mar. 6, Cal State Long Beach, Long Beach, CA; Mar. 7, San Francisco Dance Center, San Francisco, CA; Mar. 14, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA; Mar. 14, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; Mar. 21, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; Apr. 10, Paul Taylor Studio, New York, NY; Apr. 10, Durham, NC. Notification: Apr. 15. Contact: Sarah Tendu, PO Box 90722, Durham, NC 27708; 919.684.6402; fax: 919.684.5459; school@american dancefestival.org; www.american dancefestival.org.

NORTH CAROLINA DANCE THEATRE SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Dec. 6, Crouse-Hinds Theater, 411 Montgomery St., Syracuse, NY; Jan 24. Washington School of Ballet, 3515 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, D.C.; Jan. 9, St. Louis Ballet, 218 THF Blvd., St. Louis, MO; Jan. 11, The Ruth Page Foundation, Chicago, IL; Jan. 10, School of American Ballet, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY; Jan. 19, North Carolina Dance Theatre, 800 N. College St., Charlotte, NC; Feb. 13, Boston Ballet Center, 19 Clarendon St., Boston, MA; Jan. 25, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, 2900 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh, PA; Feb. 17, Cincinnati Ballet, 1555 Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH; Jan. 18, Judith Lee Johnson School of Dance, 2033 54th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL; Feb. 8, The Atlanta Ballet, 1400 W. Peachtree St, Atlanta, GA; Feb. 16, North Carolina Dance Theatre, 800 N. College St., Charlotte, NC.; Mar. 13, North Carolina Dance Theatre, 800 N. College St., Charlotte, NC; Jan. 17, Miami City Ballet, 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami, FL; Feb. 22, Kim Robards Dance, 816 Acoma St., 1st Fl., Denver, CO; Apr. 3, Michigan Opera Theater, 1526 Broadway, Detroit, MI. Fee: $15. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Notification: within 3 weeks. Admitting: 150 training. Contact: Darleen Callaghan, 800 N. College St., Charlotte, NC 28206-3227; 704.372.3900; fax: 704.375.0260; dancepl@ncdance.org; www.ncdance.org.

OHIO

BALLETMET COLUMBUS SUMMER WORKSHOP

Auditions: Call for information. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Notification: within 4 weeks of the audition. Admitting: 125-150 for training. Contact: Dianne Faulk, 322 Mt. Vernon Ave., Columbus 43215; 614.229.4860 x137; fax: 614.224.3697; dfaulk@balletmet.org; www.ballet met.org.

THE OTTO M. BUDIG ACADEMY OF CINCINNATI BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP

Auditions: Jan., 24, Jordan Academy of Dance, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN; Feb. 7, University of Louisville Dance Academy, School of Music, Belknap Campus, Louisville, KY; Feb. 14, Lou Conte Dance Studio, 1147 W. Jackson, Chicago, IL; Mar. 6, Cincinnati Ballet, 1555 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH; Mar. 13, BalletMet Columbus, 322 Vernon Ave., Columbus, OH. Pre-apply. Deadline: Apr. 1. Fee: $15. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Notification: within 2 weeks of audition. Contact: Nancy E. Fountain, 1555 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0463; 513.621.5219 x133; fax: 513.621.4844; omikerina@cincinnatiballet.com; www.cincinnatiballet.com.

NEXT GENERATION DANCE CO. SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Feb. 22, Cincinnati Dance Academy, 4122 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, OH. Pre-apply. Deadline: Feb. 16. Fee: $10. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, prepared solo. Bring: resume, head shot, dance photo. Contact: Tatyana Makarova, 1906 Hopkins Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45212; 573.351.4444; fax: 573.841.1770; nextgen@fuse.net:

OREGON

THE SCHOOL OF OREGON BALLET THEATRE

Auditions: Mar. 8, San Francisco Ballet, 455 Franklin St., San Francisco, CA; Mar. 11, Pacific Northwest Ballet, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA; Mar. 14, School of American Ballet, 70 Lincoln Plaza, New York, NY; ages 13-20 years of age. Fee: $15. Bring: head shot. Notification: April. Contact: Marnie Anderson, 818 SE 6th Ave., Portland, OR 97214; 503.227.0977 x221; fax: 503.227.4186; marnie.anderson@ obt.org; www.obt.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, contemporary.

SOUTH CAROLINA

CHARLESTON BALLET THEATRE SUMMER WORKSHOP

Auditions: July 4-31, Charleston Ballet Theatre, Charleston, SC. Fee: $10. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: resume, head shot. Hiring apprentice: 12 women, 2 men (selected from summer workshop). Contact: Patricia Cantwell, 477 King St., Charleston, SC 29403; 843.723.7334; fax: 843.723.9099; cbtbahr@aol.com; www.charleston ballet:org. Company information: Style: Ballet, modern.

COKER COLLEGE DANCE PROGRAM

Auditions: Mar. 11, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA; Mar. 14, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (SC residents only); By appointment at Coker College, Hartsville, SC; By videotape by Apr. 1. Pre-apply. Deadline: Apr. 1. Audition includes: Ballet, modern. Bring: resume, teacher recommendation. Notification: May 1. Admitting: training 20. Contact: Wanda Ebright, 300 E. College Ave., Hartsville, SC 29550; 843.383.8067; fax: 843.383.8048; webright@coker.edu; www.coker.edu.

SOUTH CAROLINA SUMMER DANCE CONSERVATORY

Auditions: Contact for information. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet. Notification: within 10 days. Contact: Linda Carnes and Susan Anderson, 1300 Wheat St., Columbia, SC 29208; 803.777.5636; fax: 803.777.6250; carneslb@gwm.sc.edu; www.cla.sc. edu/thea.

TENNESSEE

BALLET TENNESSEE SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Call for information. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Contact: Barry Van Cura, 3202 Kelly's Ferry Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37419; 423.821.2055; fax: 423.821.2156; ballettenn@aol.com; www.ballet tennessee.org. Company information: Style: Ballet, jazz, modern.

TEXAS

THE JOFFREY WORKSHOP, TEXAS

Auditions: Call for information, Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Contact: Buddy or Susan Trevino, 3605 Hidden Dr., #F4, San Antonio, TX 78217-4658; 210.657.8201.

UTAH

BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY, BALLET WORKSHOP

Auditions: Mar. 13, Brigham Young University Campus, Provo, UT. Pre-apply. Deadline: Mar. 12. Fee: $10. Audition includes: Ballet. Notification: 1 month after auditions. Admitting: training: 80-100. Contact: Conferences and Workshops, 147 Harmon Continuing Education Bldg., Provo, UT 84602; 801.378.4851; fax: 801.422.0730; cw147mail.byu.edu; dancecamps.byu.edu.

VIRGINIA

RICHMOND BALLET SUMMER INTENSIVE

Auditions: Jan. 10, 18, Feb. 7, Mar. 13, Richmond, VA; Jan. 31, BalletMet, Columbus, OH; Feb. 15, City Center, New York, NY; Feb. 22, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco, CA. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: resume, head shot. Notification: May. Contact: Patricia Bolton, 407 E. Canal St., Richmond, VA 23219; 804.344.0906; fax: 804.344.0901; pbolton@richmond ballet.com; richmondballet.com.

VIRGINIA SCHOOL OF THE ARTS SUMMER DANCE PROGRAM

Auditions: See display ads in December 2003 and January 2004 issues of Dance Magazine or visit website for audition locations and details at www.vsaart.org. or contact admissions office 434/847-8699, ext 11, for Virginia School of the Arts Audition Tour brochure. Fee: $25. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: dance photo. Notification: ~2-4 weeks after audition. Admitting: 180 training; 30 undergraduates; 6 graduates. Contact: Deborah Power, Director of Admissions, 2240 Rivermont Avenue, Lynchburg, VA 24503; 434.847.8688; fax: 434.847.4380; dpower@vsaart.org; www.vsaart.org.

WASHINGTON

PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET SCHOOL

Auditions: Call for information. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Bring: pointe shoes. Notification: within 1 month. Admitting: 300. Contact: Denise Bolstad, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA 98109-4600; 206.441.2435; fax: 206.441.2430; pnbschool@pnb.org; www.pnb.org.

SUMMER DANCE LAB

Auditions: Jan. 17, Alaska Dance Theatre, 2602 Gambell St, Anchorage, AK; Jan. 24, Alta Ham Fine Arts Bldg, UNLV, Las Vegas, NV; Feb. 21, Ninth Avenue School of Dance, 33639 Ninth Ave. S., Federal Way, WA; Feb. 21, Irene's School of Dance, 3390 NW Bucklin Hill Rd., Silverdale, WA; Feb. 22, Spectrum Dance Theater, 800 Lake Washington Blvd., Seattle, WA; Feb. 25, Whitman College Dance Studio, 16 Boyer Ave., Walla Walla, WA; Feb. 28, Academy of Dance, 14214 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA; Feb. 29, Pacific Festival Ballet, 4620 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy, Portland, OR; Mar. 14, California Ballet School, 4819 Ronson Rd., San Diego, CA; Mar. 21, Peridance, 132 4th Ave., 2nd Fl., New York, NY. Pre-apply. Fee: $20. Audition includes: Ballet. Bring: dance photo. Admitting: training 140. Contact: Lore Fauver, 345 Boyer Ave., Walla Walla, WA 99362; 509.527.5796; fax: 509.526.4744; sdl@whitman.edu; www.whitman.edu/summer_dance.

NORWAY

SPIN OFF FORSTUDIUM

Auditions: Apr. 17,18, Spin Off Dancestudio, Oslo, Norway. Pre-apply. Deadline: Apr. 1. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, improvisation, jazz, interview. Bring: resume, head shot. Notification: May 1. Contact: Liv Greli, Storgt. 22, Oslo 0184, Norway; +47 22 17 06 56; fax: +47 22 17 05 56; livegreli@ spinoff.no; www.spinoff.no.

SINGLE PIECE/ SPECIAL PROJECT

UNITED STATES

CALIFORNIA

JANLYN DANCE COMPANY

Auditions: Dec., Jan., by appointment. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation, repertory. Bring: resume, head shot. Hiring part-time: 4 dancers. Notification: 2 weeks after audition. Union required: None. Contact: Jayne King, 10521 San Felipe Rd., Cupertino, CA 95014; 408.446.2190; janlyndance@ yahoo.com. Company information: Style: Modern. Starting pay: $35-$110/performance; $0-$5/rehearsals. Number of dancers: 5. Number of performances: 20. Weeks touring: 8-10.

MASSACHUSETTS

KELLEY DONOVAN & DANCERS

Auditions: June 22, Green St. Studios, 185 Green St., Cambridge, MA. Audition includes: Partnering, improvisation, create short movement study, learn modern combination. Bring: resume optional, Hiring part-time: 6-10 women, 6-10 men; apprentice: 3 women. Notification: within a week, by June 28. Union required: None. Contact: Kelley Donovan, Green St. Studios 185 Green St., Cambridge, MA 02139; 781.521.6188; kdonovan@mit.edu; web.mit.edu/kdonovan/www Company information: Annual budget $9,000. Style: Modern. Starting pay: by performance. Number of dancers: 10-15. Number of performances: 6.

NEW YORK BUGLISI/FOREMAN DANCE

Auditions: ongoing. Audition includes: Modern, partnering. Bring: resume, head shot. Hiring full-time: 4 women, 4 men; part-time: 8 women, 3 men; apprentice: 4 women, 4 men. Contact: Shruti Adhar, 229 W. 42nd St., Ste. 502, New York, NY 10036; 212:719.3301; fax: 212.719.3302; info@buglisi-foreman.org; www.buglisiforeman.org. Company information: Annual budget $480,000. Style: Modern. Starting pay: varies. Number of dancers: 16. Number of performances: 20. Weeks of work: 10. Weeks touring: 20.

CHINESE FOLK DANCE COMPANY

Auditions: Call for information. Audition includes: Prepared solo. Bring: resume, dance photo. Hiring part-time: 6 women, 5 men. Notification: 2 weeks from audition. Contact: Amy Chin or Xiaoling Yang, 390 Broadway, 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10013; 212.334.3764; fax: 212.334.3768; info@chinesedance.org; www.chinesedance.org. Company information: Annual budget $700,000. Style: Ethnic. Starting pay: varies. Number of dancers: 5-12. Number of performances: 500. Weeks of work: 30. Weeks touring: 30.

MARIANA BEKERMAN DANCE COMPANY

Auditions: Call for information. Audition includes: Improvisation, company rehearsal. Bring; resume, head shot, biography. Hiring part-time: 2-3 women, 4-5 men. Notification: next day. Union required: None. Contact: Mariana Bekerman, 144-80 Sanford Ave., #6E, Flushing, NY 11355; 718.445.4028; fax: 718.358.1372; mbdance01@aol.com; www.mbdance company.com. Company information: Style: Fusion of modern, jazz, vogue, ballet. Starting pay: occasional stipends. Number of dancers: 15. Number of performances: varies. Weeks of work: varies, Provides: accident insurance, publicity.

REBECCA KELLY BALLET

Auditions: Apr. 9, Rebecca Kelly Ballet Studio, New York, NY. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, pointe, partnering. Bring: resume, dance photo. Hiring part-time: 2 women, 2 men. Notification: within 1 week of audition. Union required: None. Contact: Craig Brashear, 579 Broadway, New York, NY 10012-5412; 212.431.8489; fax: 212.226.5738; RKBallet@1x.netcom.com; www.RebeecaKellyBallet.com. Company information: Annual budget $250,000. Style: Ballet, modern. Starting pay: $15-$18/hr. Number of dancers: 8. Number of performances: 8. Weeks of work: 12. Weeks touring: 3-4. Provides: shoes.

OTHER

CALIFORNIA

DJERASSI RESIDENT ARTISTS PROGRAM

Auditions: Call for info. Pre-apply. Deadline: Feb. 15. Fee: $25. Audition includes: modern, improvisation. Bring: resume, application form, video tape. Notification: Aug. Contact: Judy Freeland, Residency Coordinator, 2325 Bear Gulch Rd., Woodside, CA 94062; 650.747.1250; fax: 650.747.0105; drap@djerassi.org; www.djerassi.org

UTAH

BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY DANCE TALENT AWARD AUDITIONS, BALLET

Auditions: Feb. 7, 283 Richards Bldg., Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. Contact: Kerina Espinoza, Department of Dance, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT; 801.422.1644; danceproduction@ byu.edu; www.byu.edu/dance/audi talent.html.
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