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UNITED STATES

ALASKA

Alaska Dance Theatre

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, prepared solo. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, 3 recent references. Audition videos accepted: No. 90Z277.9591 asullivan@alaskadancetheatre.org www.alaskadancetheatre.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Monthly stipend.

Number of dancers: 20.

Number of performances: 20.

Wks of work: Min. 8 wks/max. 5 months.

Provides: Workers camp, full Scholarship.

ALABAMA

Alabama Ballet

Audition dates: Apr. 22, Birmingham AL. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $15. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 205.322.4300 x29 heatherjackson@alabamaballet.org www.alabamaballet.org

Annual budget: $1.5 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $10,175.

Number of dancers: 44.

Number of performances: 25-35.

Wks of work: 37-40.

Wks touring: 0-3.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers camp, chiropractic, gym.

ARIZONA

AZDance Group

Audition dates: Feb. 4, Phoenix AZ. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, jazz. Fee: $10. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 480.215.1916 k1kenda@yahoo.com www.azdance.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: per performance.

Number of dancers: 18.

Number of performances: 10+.

Ballet Arizona

Audition dates: Mar. 5, Phoenix AZ. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $10. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 602.381.0184 maria@balletaz.org www.balletaz.org

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 30+.

Number of performances: 50+.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers camp, chiropractic.

CALIFORNIA

Ballet San Jose

Audition dates: Jan. 20, New York NY; Jan. 22, Chicago IL; Feb. 18, Los Angeles CA; Mar. 19, San Jose CA; Jun. 25, New York NY. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering, improvisation. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, pointe shoes, character shoes, dance shoes. Audition videos accepted: No. 408.288.2820 x216 sanderson@balletsanjose.org www.balletsanjose.org

Annual budget: $5.2 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Competitive union.

Number of dancers: 30.

Number of performances: 5 programs/ 35 performances.

Wks of work: up to 30.

Wks touring: None.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, pension, classes.

Ballet Pacifica

Audition dates: Feb. 5, Irvine CA; Mar. 12, New York NY. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 919.851.9930 x102 pacificaballet@aol.com www.balletpacifica.org

Annual budget: $6M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $36,000 and up.

Number of dancers: 20-25.

Number of performances: 30+.

Wks of work: 35-40.

Wks touring: 5-6.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers camp.

Style: Ballet.

Provides: Health insurance.

Butterworth Dance Company

Audition dotes: Sep. 25, San Diego CA. Audition includes: Modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 619.501.5037 bdc@butterdance.org www.butterdance.org

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: Per performance.

Number of dancers: 8.

Number of performances: 5-10.

Donna Sternberg & Dancers

Audition dates: Feb. 3, Feb. 10, Feb. 17, Feb. 24: Santa Monica CA. Pre apply. Audition includes: Modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 310.260.1198 dsdancers@earthlink.net www.dsdancers.com

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: per performance fee.

Number of dancers: 5-6.

Number of performances: 10-12.

Wks touring: 2-4.

Fusion Dance

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, partnering, jazz, prepared solo. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 858.610.8717 fusiondnc7@aol.com www.fusiondance.info

Style: Jazz. Starting pay: hourly rehearsal pay/performance pay.

Number of dancers: 8.

Number of performances: 5-10.

Wks of work: TBA.

Wks touring: N/A.

Provides: shoes, transportation, class.

Lula Washington Dance Theatre

Audition dates: Mar. 30, Miami FL; Jul. 15, Los Angeles CA. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, hip hop, modern, partnering, jazz, African, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, 3 references Audition videos accepted: No. 323.292.5852 atwilkins@hotmail.com www.lulawashington.com

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 30 min.

Wks of work: 25 min.

Wks touring: 8 min.

Nannette Brodie Dance Theatre

Audition dates: Jun. 5, Long Beach CA. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 562.598.7182 nannette@nbdt.net www.nbdt.net

Annual budget: $60K.

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: $50-$70/performance.

Number of dancers: 7-10.

Number of performances: 15.

Wks touring: 2.

The Sacramento Ballet

Audition dates: Mar. 5, New York, NY. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 916.552.5800 x 102 jhansen@sacballet.org www.sacballet.org

Annual budget: $2.2 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Varies.

Number of dancers: 22.

Number of performances: 50+.

Wks of work: 27-34.

Wks touring: Varies.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers camp, health club membership.

San Diego Ballet

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $10. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 619.294.7378 sandiegoballet@aol.com sandiegoballet.org

Annual budget: $300K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $50-$500/wk.

Number of dancers: 25.

Number of performances: 40.

Wks of work: 18-22.

Wks touring: 2.

Provides: shoes, workers comp.

COLORADO

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Audition dates: Mar. 25, New York NY; Apr. 29, Chicago IL. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $15. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 970.925.7175 x12 tom@aspensantafeballet.com www.aspensantafeballet.com

Annual budget: $2.7 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $650/wk.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 70.

Wks of work: 38.

Wks touring: 15.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, dental, spa membership.

Ballet Nouveau Colorado

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 303.466.5685 ppidgeon@balletnouveaucolorado.org www.balletnouveaucolorado.org

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 15.

Number of performances: 40+.

Wks of work: 25.

Provides: shoes, workers comp, massage, chiropractic, physical therapy.

Colorado Ballet

Audition dates: Jan. 14, San Francisco CA; Jan. 15, Long Beach CA; Jan. 21, Houston TX; Jan. 22, Houston TX; Jan. 29, New York NY; Feb. 4, Denver CO. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, dance photo, pointe shoes. Audition videos accepted: No. 303.339.1616 arthur@coloradoballet.org www.coloradoballet.org

Annual budget: 6.2 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Varies.

Number of dancers: 33.

Number of performances: 70+.

Wks of work: 31-34.

Wks touring: 1.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, physiotherapy.

David Taylor Dance Theatre

Audition dates: Mar. 4, Denver CO. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, references. Audition videos accepted: No. 303.789.2030 davd@dtdt.org

Annual budget: $500K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $11,200.

Number of dancers: 13.

Number of performances: 100.

Wks of work: 28.

Wks touring: 6.

Provides: shoes, workers comp.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington Reflections Dance Company

Audition dates: Feb. 5, Washington DC. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 202.371.9656 cstewart@danceinstitute.org www.danceinstitute.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $300.

Number of dancers: 8-12.

Number of performances: 40.

Wks of work: 28.

Wks touring: 5-10.

Provides: Health insurance.

FLORIDA

Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 305.935.3232 artsballet@bellsouth.net www.artsballettheatre.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $200-$350/wk.

Number of dancers: 28.

Number of performances: 14.

Wks of work: 27.

Wks touring: 1.

Provides: shoes.

Soflo Ballet, Inc

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 954.547.2128 sofloballet@yahoo.com www.sofloballet.com

Style: Ballet.

GEORGIA

Atlanta Festival Ballet Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 770.507.2775 fbcatl@aol.com www.atlantafestivalballet.com

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: per performance, contracts available.

Number of dancers: 15-20.

Number of performances: 15-20.

Wks of work: July-June.

Provides: shoes.

The Georgia Ballet

Audition dates: Mar. 18, Marietta GA. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 770.528.0881 hgreene@georgiaballet.org www.georgiaballet.org

Annual budget: $300K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Varies.

Number of dancers: 21.

Number of performances: 38.

Wks of work: 28.

Provides: shoes, workers camp.

HAWAII

Hawaii State Ballet

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, partnering. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 808.947.2755 info@hawaiistateballet.com www.hawaiistateballet.com

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $150/performance.

Number of dancers: 12.

Number of performances: 24.

ILLINOIS

Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago

Audition dates: Jan. 22, New York NY; Mar. 12, Evanston IL. Audition includes: Ballet, partnering, jazz, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, ballet and jazz shoes. Audition videos accepted: No. 847.866.6779 csumners@giordanojazzdance.com www.giordanojazzdance.com

Annual budget: $550K.

Style: Jazz.

Starting pay: Starting at $350/wk.

Number of dancers: 10.

Provides: shoes, workers camp, health club membership, chiropractic.

Hubbard Street 2

Audition dates: Mar. 26, Chicago IL. Audition includes: Ballet. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 312.850.9744 jnakagawa@hubbardstreetdance.com www.hubbardstreetdance.com

Annual budget: $6 M (part of HSDC).

Starting pay: $375/wk.

Number of dancers: 6 and 2 apprentices.

Number of performances: 90.

Wks of work: 42-44.

Wks touring: 8-10.

Provides: shoes, workers camp, dance class, transportation, physical therapy, health club membership.

River North Chicago Dance Company

Audition dates: Jan. 21, New York NY; Apr. 23, Chicago IL. Audition includes: Ballet, partnering, jazz. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 312.944.2888 info@rivernorthchicago.com www.rivernorthchicago.com

Annual budget: $1 M.

Style: Jazz.

Number of dancers: 13.

Number of performances: 30-40.

Wks of work: 35-40.

Wks touring: 10-15.

Provides: shoes, workers comp, physical therapy.

The Joffrey Ballet

Audition dates: Apr. 8, New York NY; Apr. 22, Chicago IL. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 312.346.3455 x11 ddawn@joffrey.com www.joffrey.com

Annual budget: $11 M (approx.).

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $650/wk (approx.).

Number of dancers: 46.

Number of performances: 70 (approx.).

Wks of work: 38.

Wks touring: 7.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, AGMA benefits.

INDIANA

Dance Kaleidoscope

Audition dates: Oct. 22, Indianapolis, IN. Audition includes: Ballet, modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 317.940.8460 davidhochoy@aol.com www.dancekal.org

Annual budget: $1M.

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: $19,200.

Number of dancers: 11.

Number of performances: 106.

Wks of work: 48.

Wks touring: 1.

Provides: Health insurance, workers comp.

KENTUCKY

Louisville Ballet

Audition dates: Feb. 12, Louisville KY; Feb. 17, Louisville KY. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $15. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 502.583.3150 x232 info@louisville.org www.louisville.org

Annual budget: $3.3 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $500.

Number of dancers: 39.

Number of performances: 26.

LOUISIANA

Cangelosi Dance Project

Audition dates: Apr. 9, Baton Rouge LA. Audition includes: Ballet, jazz. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 225.291.4587 cangelosidanceproject@att.net www.cangelosidanceproject.com

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: $ 10.00/rehearsal hour and also performance pay.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 20-30.

Wks of work: 30-50 hours a month.

Wks touring: 3 touring cities.

MASSACHUSETTS

The Yard

Audition dates: Feb. 24, Feb. 25: New York NY. Pre apply. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation. Fee: $25. Audition videos accepted: No. 508.645.9662 admin@dancetheyard.org www.dancetheyard.org

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 8.

Number of performances: 4.

Wks of work: 4.

Provides: Workers comp.

MARYLAND

Ballet Theatre of Maryland, Inc.

Audition dates: Mar. 12, Mar. 19: Annapolis MD. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, partnering, jazz. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 410.263.8289 btm@balletmaryland.org www.balletmaryland.org

Annual budget: $500K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $9,000.

Number of dancers: 12.

Number of performances: 20+.

Wks of work: 30.

Wks touring: 2.

Provides: Shoes, dental.

MICHIGAN

Grand Rapids Ballet Company

Audition dates: Mar. 20, New York NY; Mar. 23, Chicago IL; Mar. 27, Grand Rapids MI. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 616.454.4771 x19 evangeline@grballet.com www.grballet.com

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Varies

Number of dancers: 15.

Number of performances: 60+.

Wks of work: 35.

Wks touring: 1-2.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp.

Limelight Entertainment

Audition dates: Jan. 7, Feb. 4, Mar. 4, Apr. 7, May. 6, Jun. 3, Jul. 1, Aug. 5, Sep. 2, Oct. 7: Detroit Ml. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, hip hop, Broadway, modern, partnering, jazz, African, improvisation, prepared solo, tap. Fee: $15. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 248.548.8020 m.hididd@gmail.com www.limelightentertainment.net

Style: Jazz.

Starting pay: $30,000.

Number of dancers: 50.

Number of performances: 14-50.

Wks of work: 6.

Wks touring: 14.

MINNESOTA

American National Ballet Audition dates: Feb. 24, Mar. 24: Duluth MN. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 218.728.0742 anbdm@msn.com www.anbdm.org

Annual budget: $1.5 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $300/wk.

Number of dancers: 20.

Number of performances: 65.

Wks of work: 38.

Wks touring: 6-8.

Provides: shoes.

Continental Ballet Company

Audition dates: Jan. 7, Bloomington MN. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 952.563.8561 gspooner@continentalballet.com www.continentalballet.com

Style: Ballet.

Number of performances: 14.

Minnesota Ballet

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 218.529.3742 balletmaster@minnesotaballet.org www.minnesotabolet.org

Annual budget: $664K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $300/wk.

Number of dancers: 12.

Number of performances: 35-40.

Wks of work: 28.

Wks touring: 8.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, dental insurance, gym membership.

MISSOURI

Ballet Eclectica

Audition includes: Ballet, pointe Pre apply: Yes. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No.

Style: Ballet

Number of dancers: 30

Number of performances: 10

Wks of work: Sept-May

COCAdance

Audition dates: Aug. 23, Aug. 26: St. Louis MO. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, jazz, tap. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 314.725.1834 x113 lnolting@cocash.org

Style: Modern

Number of dancers: 30

Number of performances: 15

Wks of work: Sept.-May

NORTH CAROLINA

Carolina Ballet

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 919.719.0800 x225 elizabethparker@carolinaballet.com www.carolinaballet.com

Annual budget: $4 M.

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 31.

Number of performances: 60.

Wks of work: 32 wks.

Wks touring: 2.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp.

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Ballet New England

Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 603.430.9309 info@balletnewengland.org www.balletnewengland.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: per performance.

Number of dancers: 7-10.

Number of performances: 8-12.

Wks of work: Oct-March and summer.

NEW JERSEY

Atlantic Contemporary Ballet Theatre

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet. Fee: $25. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 609.804.1995 acbt@acbt.org www.acbt.org

Annual budget: $300 K-$400 K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: 400/wk.

Number of dancers: 14.

Number of performances: 30.

Wks touring: 3.

Provides: Health insurance.

Roxey Ballet

Audition dates: Feb. 26, New York NY; Apr. 1, Lambertville NJ. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, partnering, jazz, improvisation, prepared solo. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, 1-2 recommendations. Audition videos accepted: No. 609.397.7616 x802 info@roxeyballet.com ww.roxeyballet.com

Annual budget: $375 K-$400 K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $250-$550.

Number of dancers: 12.

Number of performances: 65.

Wks of work: 21-30+.

Wks touring: 2-4.

Provides: Workers comp, some dental benefits, group health plan.

NEW MEXICO

Ballet Theatre of New Mexico

Audition dates: Aug. 12, Albuquerque NM. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 505.888.1054 btnm@btnm.org www.btnm.org

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 15.

Number of performances: 4.

Keshet Dance Company

Audition dates: Jun. 30, Albuquerque NM. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 505.224.9808 shira@keshetdance.org www.keshetdance.org

Annual budget: $380K.

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: $22,000.

Number of dancers: 4-8.

Number of performances: 20-30.

Wks of work: 52.

Wks touring: 2.

Provides: Workers comp, classes, rehearsal space, choreography opportunities, discounts with local body work practitioners.

NEVADA

Nevada Ballet Theatre

Audition dates: Feb. 19, Santa Monica CA; Feb. 11, San Diego CA; Apr. 1, Las Vegas NV. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 702.243.2623 info@nevadaballet.com www.nevadaballet.com

Annual budget: $2.9 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $350/wk.

Number of dancers: 41.

Number of performances: 40.

Wks of work: 31.

Wks touring: 2.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, BFA program and international certification.

Sierra Nevada Ballet

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, pointe shoes for girls. Audition videos accepted: No. 775.783.3223 info@sierranevada sierranevadaballet.com

Annual budget: $200K.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Per performance.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 15-25.

Wks touring: 2-4.

NEW YORK

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Audition dates: Apr. 24, New York NY. Audition includes: Ballet, modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 212.405.9000 aedwards@alvinailey.org www.alvinailey.org

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: AGMA scale.

Number of dancers: 30.

Number of performances: 100+.

Provides: Health insurance, workers comp.

American Contemporary Ballet

Audition dates: Jan. 7, Phoenix AZ; Jan. 14, New York NY; Jan. 15, Boston MA; Jan. 22, Seattle WA; Jan. 28, New York NY; Jan. 29, Washington DC; Feb. 4, Miami FL; Feb. 12, Denver CO; Feb. 18, San Francisco CA; Feb. 19, Irvine CA; Feb. 25, Salt Lake City UT; Feb. 26, Santa Monica CA; Mar. 5, New Orleans LA. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $15. Audition videos accepted: No. 646.349.9639 info@americancontemporaryballet.com www.americancontemporaryballet.com

Style: Ballet.

Wks of work: 36.

Cedar Lake

Audition dates: Nov. 7, Jan. 14, Jon. 15, May. 16, May. 17, May. 18, Jun. 10: New York NY. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, partnering, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, pointe shoes. Audition videos accepted: No. 212.244.0015 bmyers456@yahoo.com www.cedarlakedance.com

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: Negotiated.

Number of dancers: 20.

Number of performances: 20.

Wks of work: 52.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, physical therapy.

Complexions

Audition includes: Ballet, modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, send with video. Audition videos accepted: No. 212.777.7771 mburkhart@complexionsdance.org www.complexionsdance.org

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 13.

Number of performances: 25.

Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company

Audition dates: Apr. 1, Apr. 22, May. 13: Albany NY. Pre apply. Audition includes: Modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 518.408.1341 / 518.473.1848 sinopolidances.org

Annual budget: $145K.

Starting pay: $7,000-$9,000.

Number of dancers: 7.

Number of performances: 30+.

Wks of work: 50.

Provides: Workers comp, fica, acupuncture.

Eidolon Ballet in Concert

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 212.308.9733 eidolonballet@hotmail.com www.eidolonballet.org

Annual budget: $5,000.

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 15.

Number of performances: 8.

Felice Lesser Dance Theater

Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring or send: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 212.594.3388 (10-5 p.m.) fldtny@aol.com www.fldt.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: hourly rate.

High Frequency Wavelengths Dance Company

Pre apply. Audition includes: Hip hop, modern, improvisation, prepared solo. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 646.712.0459 info@highfrequencywavelengths.org www.highfrequencywavelengths.org

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 6.

Radio City Entertainment: Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Audition dates: April-May: various cities Audition includes: Ballet, Pointe, jazz, tap, Broadway, Rockette precision style. Fee: None. Bring: resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 212.485.7399 www.radiocityauditions.com

Number of dancers: 250 (male and female).

Wks of work: 8.

Provides: Health insurance, 401K plan.

OHIO

BalletMet Columbus

Audition dates: Feb. 18, Chicago IL; Mar. 5, Columbus OH; Mar. 12, New York NY. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 614.229.4860 x121 aemorymaier@balletmet.org www.balletmet.org

Annual budget: $4.9 M.

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 28.

Number of performances: 46+.

Wks of work: 36.

Wks touring: 0-2.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, dental, 401 K, physical therapy, AGMA, chiropractic, massage.

Csardas Dance Company

Pre apply. Fee: None. Bring: Nothing. Audition videos accepted: No. 216.533.4194 info@csardasdance.com www.csardasdance.com

Annual budget: $10,000.

Style: Ethnic.

Starting pay: negotiable.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 10-12.

Dayton Ballet

Audition dates: Mar. 5, Chicago IL; Mar. 19, Dayton OH. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 937.449.5060 kreed@daytonballet.org daytonballet.org

Annual budget: $2.2 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $400-$500/wk.

Number of dancers: 19.

Number of performances: 50.

Wks of work: 33.

Wks touring: Varies.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp., dental, FICA/MC.

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Audition dates: May. 19, Dayton OH. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, jazz. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 937.228.3232 x 105 kevin@dcdc.org www.dcdc.org

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 13.

Wks of work: 26-34.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, dental benefits, FICA/MC, pension, touring expenses.

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company 2 (DCDC2)

Audition dates: Jul. 9, Dayton OH. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, jazz. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 937.228.3232 x 110 shonna@dcdc.org www.dcdc.org

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: non-paid position.

Number of dancers: 8-16.

Wks of work: 36-38.

Verb Ballets

Audition dates: April 23, Cleveland OH. Pre apply: No. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern. Fee: $10 Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. www.verbballets.org

Annual budget: $400K

Style: Modern

Number of dancers: 12

Number of performances: 30+

Wks touring: 3

OREGON

Oregon Ballet Theatre

Audition dates: Feb. 26, Seattle WA; Feb. 27, San Francisco CA; Mar. 5, New York NY. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 503.227.0977 x224 rebecca.roberts@obt.org www.obt.org

Annual budget: $5.4 M.

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 24 (and 14 apprentices).

Wks of touring: 2-4.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, Flex-Med plan.

PENNSYLVANIA

Jeanne Ruddy Dance

Audition dates: Nov. 5, Philadelphia PA. Audition includes: Modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 215.569.4060 sf@ruddydance.org www.ruddydance.org

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 12.

Number of performances: 4.

Junction Dance Theatre

Pre apply. Audition includes: Modern, partnering, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 215.387.2000 marykate@junctiondancetheatre.org www.junctiondancetheatre.org

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 4-6.

Number of performances: 30-50.

Wks touring: 1-3.

Koresh Dance Company

Audition dates: Mar. 7, Philadelphia PA. Pre apply. Audition includes: Modern, jazz. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 215.751.0959 cheryl@koreshdance.org www.koreshdance.org

Style: Jazz.

Starting pay: $350/wk.

Number of dancers: 9.

Number of performances: 15-20.

Wks of work: 32.

Wks touring: 15.

Pennsylvania Ballet

Audition includes: Pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 215.551.7000 x 1306 msheridan@paballet.org www.paballet.org

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: AGMA scale.

Number of dancers: 41.

Number of performances: 75+.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, dental, physiotherapy, pension.

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

Audition dates: Mar. 18, Pittsburgh PA. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 412.454.9116 bvickrey@pittsburghballet.org www.pbt.org

Annual budget: $6 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $31,198 (corps).

Number of dancers: 30.

Number of performances: 50-60.

Wks of work: 38.

Wks touring: 3-6.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers camp., pension & physical therapy.

Southwest Ballet Company

Audition dates: Mar. 6-10: Pittsburgh PA. Audition includes: Ballet, hip hop, modern. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo, short video of choreography. Audition videos accepted: No. 412.279.8133 info@southwestballet.org www.southwestballet.org

Annual budget: $100K.

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 4.

Wks of work: 15.

Wks touring: 1.

Provides: shoes, $1000 choreography award available for 1 company dancer.

RHODE ISLAND

Festival Ballet Providence

Audition includes: Ballet. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 401.353.1129 info@festivalballet.com www.festivalballet.com

Annual budget: $1.7 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $175/wk. apprentices, $350-$400 /wk. company member.

Number of dancers: 22.

Number of performances: 35-40.

Wks of work: 30-34.

Wks touring: 1-2.

Provides: shoes, workers camp.

SOUTH CAROLINA

Columbia City Ballet

Audition dates: Mar. 4, Columbia SC; Mar. 19, Atlanta GA; Apr. 5, Santa Monica CA; Apr. 6, Culver City CA; May. 7, New York NY; May. 13, Columbia SC. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 803.799.7605 company.manager@columbiacityballet.com www.columbiacityballet.com

Annual budget: $1.6 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: range: $200-$1000/wk.

Number of dancers: 35 (approx.).

Number of performances: 80 (approx.).

Wks of work: 27-34.

Wks touring: 10 (approx.).

Provides: shoes, workers comp.

TENNESSEE

Ballet Memphis

Audition dates: Feb. 25, New York NY; Mar. 3, Seattle WA; Mar. 11, San Francisco CA; Apr. 1, Houston TX. Trainees Audition: April 23, Memphis TN. Audition includes: Ballet. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 901.737.7322 x308 karl@balletmemphis.org www.balletmemphis.org

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 14-20.

Number of performances: 30.

Wks of work: 38.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes.

TEXAS

Ballet Austin

Audition dates: Feb. 4, Chicago IL; Feb. 5, New York NY; Feb. 18, Austin TX; Mar. 11, Austin TX; Mar. 19, New York NY. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $25. Bring: Resume, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 512.476.9051 eugene.alvarez@balletaustin.org www.balletaustin.org

Annual budget: $4 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $500/wk.

Number of dancers: 24 company, 10 apprentices.

Number of performances: 30+.

Wks of work: 34.

Wks touring: 2

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, occupation accident insurance.

Houston Ballet

Audition dates: Jan. 7, San Francisco CA; Jan. 9, New York NY; Jan. 22, Houston TX. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, partnering. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 713.535.3217 khart@houstonballet.org www.houstonballet.org

Annual budget: $16 M.

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 52.

Number of performances: 83.

Wks of work: 44.

Wks touring: 1-2.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp.

Houston Metropolitan Dance Company

Audition dates: Apr. 22, Houston TX. Audition includes: Ballet, modern, jazz. Fee: $20. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 713.522.6375 houstonmetdancer@aol.com www.houstonmetdance.com

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 18.

Number of performances: 20+.

Wks of work: 40.

Wks touring: 4.

UTAH

Ballet West

Audition dates: Feb. 26, New York NY; Mar. 5, Salt Lake City UT. Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: $10. Bring: Resume, dance photo, government-issued photo i.d. Audition videos accepted: No. 801.323.6883 rlane@balletwest.org www.balletwest.org

Annual budget: $6.5 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: $776/wk (corps), $328/wk (apprentices).

Number of dancers: 35.

Number of performances: 65+.

Wks of work: 34.

Wks touring: 1-2.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp, chiropractic, dance class, FICA/MC, pension, physiotherapy, transportation.

Odyssey Dance Theatre

Audition dates: May. 6, Salt Lake City UT. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, hip hop, jazz, tap. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. 801.949.6441 derryl@odysseydance.com

Annual budget: $900K.

Style: Jazz.

Starting pay: 300/wk.

Number of dancers: 20.

Number of performances: 40+.

Wks of work: 30+.

Wks touring: 3+.

Provides: shoes, workers comp.

VERMONT

Flock Dance Company

Audition dates: Jun. 3, Sharon VT. Pre apply. Audition includes: Modern, improvisation. Fee: None. Bring: Resume. Audition videos accepted: No. 802.765.4454 carolang@aol.com www.flockdance.org

Annual budget: $30,000.

Style: Modern.

Starting pay: $200/wk.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 9.

Wks of work: 5.

Wks touring: 5.

VIRGINIA

Richmond Ballet

Audition dates: Jan. 14, Richmond VA; Jan. 15, Richmond VA; Jan. 22, Columbus OH; Feb. 5, New York City NY; Feb. 11, Richmond VA; Feb. 26, San Francisco CA; Mar. 11, Richmond VA. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot. Audition videos accepted: No. jbachman@richmondballet.com www.richmondballet.com

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 13.

Number of performances: 45.

Wks of work: 24-40.

Wks touring: 6 (approx.).

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers comp.

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee Ballet

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 414.902.2109 gholtz@milwaukeeballet.org www.milwaukeeballet.org

Annual budget: $4.5 M.

Style: Ballet.

Starting pay: AGMA.

Number of dancers: 25.

Number of performances: 5.

Wks of work: 31.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes.

OTHER LOCATIONS

Cirque du Soleil

Audition dates: see website. Pre apply: Yes Audition includes: Ballet, modern, improvisation, hip hop, jazz, ethnic. Fee: None Bring: Resume, headshot, photo, send demo material immediately. Audition videos accepted: Yes casting@cirquedusoleil.com www.castig.cirquedusoleil.com

Style: Eclectic

Number of dancers: 60

Number of performances: 300+

Wks of work: 45 (approx.)

Provides: Health insurance, shoes

BRAZIL

Ballet de Brasilia

Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. naudludmila@yahoo.com.br www.sursis.weblogger.terra.com.br

Style: Ballet.

GERMANY

Ballettmainz

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe. Fee: None. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. 0049.6131.2851175 beaschmitt@staatstheater-mainz.de www.staatstheater-mainz.de

Style: Ballet.

Number of dancers: 20.

Number of performances: 55-60.

Wks of work: 52.

Provides: Shoes.

PORTUGAL

Centro de Formacao Artistica--Sociedade Filarmonica Gualdim Pais

Pre apply. Audition includes: Ballet, pointe, modern, jazz, improvisation, prepared solo. Fee: $15. Bring: Resume, head shot, dance photo. Audition videos accepted: No. megadance456@msn.com or sfgp@clix.pt www.sfgp.pt.vu

Style: Modern.

Number of dancers: 10.

Number of performances: 40.

Wks of work: 3 months.

Wks touring: 10.

Provides: Health insurance, shoes, workers camp, residence and meals.
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