Dance with Ballet BC

Ballet BC is committed to a diverse collaborative environment that focuses on the innovation and creation of contemporary ballet.

COMPANY AUDITIONS

For the 2018-2019 season, Ballet BC is looking for the following:
 
Full-Time Artists

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.
 
Apprentice Positions

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.
 

Ballet BC Dancers Brandon Alley and Emily Chessa in BEGINNING AFTER. Photo by Cindi Wicklund.
 

2018 Open Auditions: Vancouver and New York

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

Registration: 2:00pm
Audition: 2:45pm

Location: Scotiabank Dance Centre, Kraul Studio
677 Davie Street, Vancouver, Canada

Fee: $20 CAD – Cash only at the door; exact change.
 
New York, NY: January 21, 2018

Registration: 11:00am
Audition: 12:30pm

Location: Gibney Dance, Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers), New York, USA

Fee: $20 USD – Cash only at the door; exact change.
 
London, UK: March, 2018

Check back for more information updates.

 
Audition Requirements

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), and audition fee in cash. Women, please bring pointe shoes.

Please pre-register online; this is not for pre-screening.

Register Here

For more information, please contact artisticadmin2 (at) balletbc.com with subject header:
“Audition 2018 [name of city]”.
 

Vancouver Auditions

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.