For the 2018-2019 season, Ballet BC is looking for the following:
Ballet BC is seeking experienced female and male dancers interested in a diverse, collaborative environment that focuses on the innovation and creation of contemporary dance. The artist should display strong classical training, have experience in contemporary dance and a passion for the creative process.
Ballet BC is looking for talented, female and male graduates who have completed a professional training program to join the Ballet BC Apprentice Program. The program will take place between June 2018 and June 2019 and will provide apprentices with a weekly honorarium.
2018 Open Auditions: Vancouver, New York, London
Ballet BC will be holding the following open auditions for the 2018-2019 season in Vancouver, New York City and London.
Vancouver, BC: January 14, 2018
Location: Scotiabank Dance Centre, Kraul Studio
677 Davie Street, Vancouver, Canada
New York, NY: January 21, 2018
Location: Gibney Dance, Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers), New York, USA
London, UK: March 10, 2018
Details: Online advance registration will be accepted until March 7 at 6pm GMT and can be completed directly below under “Audition Requirements”. We regret we are not able to accept late or drop-in registration. All registrants to check in at 9.00-9.45am. Please be prepared to remain at the studio 9:00am-6:30pm since you may be called back throughout the day to attend various sections of the audition.
Location: Pineapple Dance Studios
7 Langley Street, Covent Garden, London
The audition will consist of ballet class and learning of company repertoire. Dancers should bring their CV and two photos (one headshot and one full-body, marked with dancer’s name). Women, please bring pointe shoes.
Please pre-register online; this is not for pre-screening.
For more information, please contact artisticadmin2 (at) balletbc.com with subject header:
“Audition 2018 [name of city]”.
All other Vancouver auditions are by appointment only. Please email a CV, photos, and video links to auditions (at) balletbc.com.
CV: Including training, performance experience, full name, email address, phone number, and citizenship.
Photos: One head shot and one full-body dance photo.
Video: Link to high-quality stage or studio video, no more than 10 minutes in length, that displays a range of repertoire in contemporary ballet. Women should include use of pointe work.
We welcome and encourage dancers from across Canada.
Auditions take place at Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie Street.