Auditions

Seeking new members for collaborative choreography company

Where
OnStage Dance Company
665 Salem Street
Malden
Organization or Choreographer
OnStage | Repertory
Website
http://www.onstagedanceco.com/repertory
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
February 26, 2018, 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm

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

Where
Tony Williams Dance Center
284 Amory Street
Jamaica Plain
Organization or Choreographer
City Ballet Boston
Website
http://www.cityballetboston.com
Suggested Attire
Professional audition attire, pointe shoes required for women. Must RSVP below before attending. Please send headshot, resume, reel and one reference.
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
March 4, 2018, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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.

RSVP required.

 

OnStage Dance Company CHOREOGRAPHER Auditions

Where
OnStage Dance Company
665 Salem Street, Suite 302
Malden
Organization or Choreographer
OnStage Dance Company
Website
http://www.onstagedanceco.com/choreo-auditions
Suggested Attire
Comfortable dance attire; appropriate footwear (if applicable, depending on the style of dance)
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
March 9, 2018, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Where
OnStage Dance Company
665 Salem Street, Suite 302
Malden
Organization or Choreographer
OnStage Dance Company
Website
http://www.onstagedanceco.com/dancer-auditions
Suggested Attire
Comfortable dance attire; appropriate footwear (if applicable, depending on the style of dance)
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
March 11, 2018, 9:00 am

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

Where
Urbanity Dance
1180 Washington Street #100
Boston
Organization or Choreographer
Urbanity Dance
Website
http://www.urbanitydance.org/paidopportunity
Fee for Audition
No, 
Audition Dates
April 7, 2018, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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 cayley@urbanitydance.org.

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.