Seeking new members for collaborative choreography company
OnStage | Repertory is seeking new members to join the company’s new season. OnStage | Repertory creates original work through a unique, collaborative process that enables each dancer to share their own personal movement in the context of the group’s unified aesthetic. Repertory seeks to explore concepts through strong relationships and authentic movement, influenced by contemporary, modern, and jazz styles.
In lieu of a formal audition, interested dancers should reach out to Repertory Director, Marisa Cohen, to discuss the opportunity.
Repertory performs at festivals, showcases, and site-specific events. Paid opportunities are possible depending on the events where the company chooses to perform.
City Ballet Boston – a new ballet company in Boston
City Ballet Boston is a new, original ballet company, established in 2018, and under the Artistic Direction of Tony Williams & Assistant Artistic Direction of Gianni diMarco, both former dancers with Boston Ballet, and Royal Winnipeg Ballet. CBB is a new venture featuring classical & contemporary ballets, mixed with original productions. Our yearly anchor is the Urban Nutcracker, now in its 18th year.
CBB will consist of 6-10, diverse, male and/or female dancers who are excellent, classically trained ballet dancers. We will also hold an apprenticeship for dancers as a bridge to dance with a professional company. Company dancers will be on a 30 week contract with daily class and rehearsal for 4 days per week. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday. Weekday rehearsals end by 3pm. Pick up work may be available for talented dancers unable to hold a contract. International dancers encouraged, with 0-1 visa. Contract begins 9/1/18, additional work as early as March 2018.
OnStage Dance Company CHOREOGRAPHER Auditions
Seeking a diverse group of choreographers to create and choreograph advanced beginner to advanced level pieces for the members of OnStage Dance Company.
Guidelines for audition pieces (please refer to our website for more details)
-The length of your piece must be 3:00-4:30 minutes.
-You may present any dance style, or a combination of dance styles.
-Song choices may NOT contain excessive obscenities, or racist, misogynistic, homophobic or otherwise offensive lyrics.
-Two or more choreographers may collaborate on one piece.
-You may NOT audition a piece that has been, or will be, performed in ANY other show before June 2017.
-Your piece MUST be a completely original work created by you.
OnStage Dance Company DANCER Auditions
All dancers interested in joining OnStage Dance Company, must attend the Dancer Auditions. Auditions are available in Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop and Contemporary.
AUDITION SCHEDULE* times subject to change
09:00 AM – Hip Hop
10:15 AM – Jazz
11:30 PM – Tap
12:30 PM – Contemporary
Each session will last 60-75 minutes (depending on the number of participants) and consist of across the floor sequences, improvisation exercises and learning choreography. Dancers must be able to pick up the choreography quickly and easily, and demonstrate proper technique. A rubric listing specific minimum requirements for each level will be sent to all dancers who register in advance.
Urbanity Dance Professional Company 2018-2019
Urbanity Dance is seeking male and female dancers with diverse movement backgrounds and a variety of skills for the 2018-2019 Professional Company.
The audition includes ballet tends, pirouettes, a modern release combo, leaps across the floor, improvisation exercises, and a final combination. The combo will highlight Urbanity’s style, weaving fluid release “gooey” technique with the ability to fiercely hit notes of choreography with specificity and attack. We’re looking for wow-factor appeal and open-minded willingness to create. To audition, email photo and bio/resume to Cayley at email@example.com.
Company classes and rehearsals are January through May on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursday and Fridays from 10am-2pm.
Pay for the the season is $4,000-$7,000, plus a $50 monthly health reimbursement. Dancers receive opportunities to work with nationally-recognized choreographers and professional photographers, choreograph and produce their own work, and tour.