The Royal Opera House (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: March 5, 2017 - published on Monday, 20 February, 2017

Turandot, Puccini's Chinese fable, is a Royal Opera production with choreography by Kate Flatt. This revival of the celebrated staging by Andrei Serban features ten dancers who are masked, and the choreography comments throughout the production on the action and story of the opera.
We are looking for both male and female dancers to complete the team of dancers. Applicants should have a minimum of three years professional experience of different styles of repertoire, and a professional training in both classical and contemporary dance. Knowledge of martial arts and Tai Chi is an advantage.
Application by CV to by Sunday 5 March.
The audition will take place on Thursday 9 March, 16.00 - 18.00.
Auditions will be invitation only.
Start of rehearsals: 30 May 
Stage rehearsals: 27 June -3 July
Dress rehearsal: 3 July (16.30)
4 performances of Cast A on July 5 (19.30), 9 (18.30), 12 (12.30), 15 (12.30) and 4 Cast B on July 8 (12.30), 11 (19.30), 14 (19.30), 16 (11.30). 
The fee will be £380.58 a week (inclusive of holiday payment) plus a £155 fee per performance.

Article19 Note: Royal Opera House productions offer wages that are below accepted levels for a professional dancer. These wages are negotiated by Equity in collaboration with ROH.

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Joli Vyann (UK)

Female, Closes: February 25, 2017 - published on Monday, 20 February, 2017

Joli Vyann are a unique UK based company who blend hand to hand acrobatics and contemporary dance. Joli Vyann are looking for a highly skilled female performer to cover an existing role in their show 'Imbalance'.

The performer must have excellent dance abilities (e.g. strong floor work, contemporary technique and contact skills) and experience as a flyer of a hand-to-hand duo (e.g. one arm hand-to-hand, handstand on feet, standing on head etc...).

Suitable candidates should have strong stage presence and a minimum of 2 years professional experience in dance and hand-to-hand/partner acrobatics.

Audition date: 6th & 7th of March in London details of location TBC.

The 6th will be a general audition and the 7th will be a call back. Bring comfortable clothes and kneepads.

Dates confirmed for contract: 16th-30th March. Rehearsal period plus performance.
Possible extra performance dates: 25th-30th April

Fee £500 per week plus travel expenses, accommodation for rehearsals provided upon discussion. Please do not apply if you cannot be present for all of the above dates.

To apply please send your CV and showreel to by Saturday 25th February 2107 6pm. We will let people know if they are invited to audition on Monday 27th February.

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Arts and Movement (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: February 6, 2017 - published on Wednesday, 1 February, 2017

We are holding an invitation-only audition for upcoming performance launch for SWATCH. A love story between Space and Time, told through projection, light, sound design & dance.

Paid £2500 we are seeking:

2 Contemporary Dancers with excellent extension, confident partner-work, acting skills and strong stage presence.

2 Hip-Hop dancers with exceptional musicality, control, strong choreography pick-up. Who have either clean tricking or strong power moves.

Audition takes place this Monday, 6th February from 9am-12noon, in Central London. To apply email video links and a headshot to with subject heading SWATCH.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

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Avant Garde Dance Company (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: February 12, 2017 - published on Wednesday, 1 February, 2017

Avant Garde Dance Company is seeking to collaborate with new artists for upcoming projects in 2017 and beyond. AGDC are looking for an eclectic mix of artists who are strong in hip hop and/or contemporary technique. 

We are also interested in artists with physical performance skills, circus disciplines and acting skills. We are inviting interest from dancers who have experience in working with text, character work, physical theatre, strong soloists, dancers who are young and old with unique features/looks and excellent ensemble performers. 

We are looking for performers for the following projects.

'Fagin's Twist' is a UK touring work re telling the story of Oliver Twist from the perspective of the misunderstood villain Fagin. Main cast and ensemble roles. Dates: subject to funding,18th sept - 4th Nov and 13-16th Dec

'Table Manners' is an outdoor dynamic performance exploring human relationships through our cultural connections to food and dining. 3 performers. Reh dates 5th - 23rd June. Performances 23-25th June, 1-2nd July, 22-23rd July. 3rd - 6th August, 18th - 20th August.

'New Work' RnD for new touring work, 8 performers, Dates Subject to funding 2 weeks in May with 1 sharing in September.

How to apply.

Please send email of interest with CV to Please do not send any video or show reel footage.

Audition details

Saturday 18th Feb, The Place, 17 Dukes Road, WC1H 9PY. Time - You will be allocated a time slot.

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Art of Spectra (Sweden)

Male and Female, Closes: February 12, 2017 - published on Friday, 27 January, 2017

Art of Spectra in Sweden is looking for professional dancers (M/F) with a strong contemporary technique, floor technique and strong theatrical presence. Minimum 3 years of professional performance experience.
The premiere is planned for September 2017 followed by a national tour in November.
The auditions for the new production will take place in 25, 26 February 2017 in Berlin at Tanzfabrik - Berlin.
Auditions will also be held later in Stockholm and Gothenburg, exact dates will be announced soon at our website and Facebook page:
Where: Tanzfabrik Berlin, Möckernstr. 68, D- 10965 Berlin
When: Saturday 25 - Sunday 26 February 10.00 am - 5.30 pm
Sunday audition is only for those that we want to see some more of.
To apply: Send your CV (short version) a photo, links to video clips of performances (if possible), max. 3Mb to: Please visit our Vimeo page to get some idea of Art of Spectra´s work.
The audition is only for applicants with an invitation.
Application deadline: 12 February 2017

Due to numerous applications, we cannot answer all enquiries. No answer by 17 February means refusal. Thank you for understanding. Contact details:

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Stefano Fardelli Dance Company (India)

Male and Female, Closes: February 25, 2017 - published on Friday, 27 January, 2017

Stefano Fardelli is auditioning dancers for his new piece: From "I" to "A". The project is supported by the Italian Embassy Cultural Center of Mumbai, Attakkalari Centre for Movement Art s of Bengaluru, India, and Ass. Cult. Excursus Onlus, Italy. In 2018 the production will be restaged in Europe also with the support of DanceHaus, Italy.
He is looking for one male dancer, that will dance the duet with him, technically strong, versatile  who is experienced with, and have skills in, ballet and contemporary dance work, especially in floor work and release technique. Applicants should be Indian natives and with a dance background in different Indian traditional dance and martial arts techniques.
The open audition will take place on the 25th of February 2017 at Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts of Bengaluru, India, from 10:30 am till 4:30 pm at Studio 1.

Please send one headshot, a second picture, a short biography, a maximum of two video links of recent work to by Friday 24th of February 2017. In the object of the email write: Stefano Fardelli Audition.

Dancers should be at the studio from 9:30 am for the registration and for their own warm up in Studio2.
The rehearsal will start on Wednesday 1st of March 2017 and will run every day till the premiere of the piece on the 8th of April 2017 at Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts in Bengaluru, India. Please do not apply unless you are free for the entire period of work.
This is a paid opportunity.
Other shows will be announced in the future.
Successful applicants will have a private meeting with the choreographer and the partners of the project after the audition. 
Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts
24-04, BTS Bus Depot Road
Wilson Garden
Behind Mandovi Motors
Tel: +91 80 2212 3684, 4148 3534, 4146 7690
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Punchdrunk (China)

Male and Female, Closes: February 6, 2017 - published on Friday, 27 January, 2017

Punchdrunk is looking for dancers for their Shanghai production of Sleep No More. Punchdrunk is an award-winning theatre company, specialising in the immersive experience of unexpected locations and dramatic narrative. The company's work is usually presented on an epic scale, staged inside vast, empty buildings transformed Into the world of the performance.

Punchdrunk's performance style requires committed, versatile dancers with very strong improvisation and devising skills. They should be a dynamic and charismatic performer with strong contact/partnering skills and an interest in acting and narrative. An excellent contemporary dance technique and a minimum of three years professional experience is essential.

We are especially keen to meet with dancers who are fluent in Mandarin.

Full availability from mid-April 2017 to the end of December 2017 is required. To apply, please send the following to by noon on Monday 6th February 2017:

- Full CV - 2 photographs (full body and headshot) - Links to any of your work (youtube/vimeo)

Successful candidates will be invited to audition on 13th February 2017 in central London.

Previous applicants need not apply.

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Protein Dance (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: February 24, 2017 - published on Wednesday, 25 January, 2017

Luca Silvestrini's Protein is auditioning dancers for a variety of projects during 2017 and beyond. We are looking for technically strong, versatile performers who are experienced and have skills in devising and contact work.  Performers should also demonstrate proficiency in working with voice and text.

We welcome applicants from diverse range of cultural and dance backgrounds. Please send one headshot, a short biography, a maximum of two video links of recent work and a letter of interest to by Friday 24th February 2017.

Successful applicants will be invited to audition/workshops at the beginning of March.

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Room 2 Manoeuvre (UK)

Male, Closes: February 9, 2017 - published on Wednesday, 25 January, 2017

Room 2 Manoeuvre is seeking 1 male dancer to join their team for the creation of a new hip hop dance theatre piece, Without a Hitch. It is the story of the downward spiral of a 4 man breakdance crew. The work will use a mixture of breaking, physical theatre and text to explore this theme.

The work is both physical and subtle and requires this performance range from any applicant. The project will be based in Edinburgh, the home of the company, with rehearsals and performances in Oulu, Finland and a UK tour in the autumn.


Applicants must demonstrate the following essential requirements: A high technical ability of Breakdance vocabulary such as top rock, foot work, freezes and power moves (you should at least be able to do a continuous windmill). Formally trained dancers with such skills are encouraged to apply.

The ability to demonstrate a range of sensitivity, from dynamic breaking moves to more subtle qualities.

A proven track record of working professionally (please bring a CV).

A good level of spoken English. This work will involve the use of text and applicants must be comfortable with speaking on stage.

Must possess the right to live and work in the UK and EU.

Must be fully CRB/PVG disclosure checked for education purposes.

Should be available for the duration of this project.

As well as the above, it is desirable that applicants should have experience of other movement styles and practices such as contemporary dance, physical theatre, contact and partnering work, using theatrical expression/acting and working creatively by themselves and in a group. Basic acrobatic skills (round off back flip, front/rear somersault) would be an advantage. The company likes to work with performers as collaborators and therefore any applicant should be prepared to invest some of their own personality into the work.

Rehearsal/touring period:

13th March - 26th April. Rehearsals in Edinburgh and Oulu, Finland.
27th April - 3rd May. Performances in Oulu, Finland
2nd October - 11th November. Re-rehearsal and UK tour

Fees and expenses:

£450.00 p/w, travel, accommodation (if required) & per diems on tour. If coming from outside of Edinburgh, Room 2 Manoeuvre will endeavour to assist you in finding suitable accommodation. Applicants are responsible for their own National Insurance and tax requirements.


Date: Thursday 9th February, 2017
Time: 0945 - 1800
Location: Centre 151, 151 Whiston Road, London E2 8BN, UK.

This will be an open audition and run as follows:

0945 - 1030. Registration. No Admission after 1030.
1030 - 1130. Warm up followed by class.
1130 - 1245. Freestyle presentation and tasks.

After this a selection of applicants will be asked to remain for the rest of the day until no later than 1800. Suitable breaks will be provided. Please bring an up to date CV. Any problems on the day please call +44(0)7956 255 186 and If you have any queries then please email Please mark you email "WAH Audition". We look forward to meeting you.

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Latin Rediscovery (UK)

Male, Closes: January 31, 2017 - published on Wednesday, 25 January, 2017

Violetta's Last Tango (VLT) is an operatic dance drama featuring opera singer Ann Liebeck. She is joined by top Argentine tango dance couples (rotating) Mina & Giraldo, Miriam and Dante and Kim and David 'Los Benitez' Latin UK Award winner and Omar Puente's Guest Tango Band. The show is a fusion of Tango, Opera, Contemporary and Drama, and is loosely based on La Traviata.

VLT are looking for a strong male professional contemporary dancer with a good level of Tango experience, acting and singing ability - singing voice: tenor/baritone or bass/baritone. Male professional must be 5,9 or over and have a strong athletic body. Ideal features: Mediterranean, Dark European, South American or Black.

Rehearsals: Approximately 6 full days between 10/04/17 - 22/04/17. Exact dates tbc
Rehearsal and Tec: 24/04/17 at Wilton's Music Hall London
Performances: 25/04/17 - 29/04/17 including Saturday matinee
6 x Performances at Wilton's Music Hall, London E1 8JB

Pay: Equity Weekly Minimum

Please send Head Shot, Full Body Shot, C.V and any video links of your work to:

Closing date: 31/01/17. Audition: 20/02/17

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Curious Seed (UK)

Female, Closes: January 23, 2017 - published on Friday, 20 January, 2017

Opportunity to work with early years pioneers Starcatchers in co-production with award-winning Edinburgh-based dance theatre company Curious Seed. Workshop / audition by invitation only on: Sunday, 5 February (13.00- 18.00), Edinburgh venue TBC

Curious Seed and Starcatchers are looking for an experienced female professional dancer for their new co-production MamaBabaMe, rehearsing and touring from April to June this year. MamaBabaMe is a new show targeted at babies aged 18 months - 3 years and their adults.

Every new relationship is a journey - it can be tender, competitive, challenging, joyful. But where does that begin? Everyone will recognise something of their own relationships, as parent or child - this is a show for young children and anyone who's ever been one!

This is an 11-week paid position and prospective dancers will be required to be available for the whole working period, with dates as follows:

Rehearsal Period - 3rd - 30th April (Edinburgh)
Production Week - Monday 1st - Sunday 7th May (Edinburgh)
Tour Dates: Monday 8th May - Saturday 17th June (inclusive)

We are looking for a versatile performer who should be comfortable with, and have experience of, improvisation and devising work. Although not essential, we're interested in people who are comfortable with voice and song (please state in letter of application).

Please apply by email attaching a CV and a brief statement of interest and relevant experience to: by 5pm on MONDAY 23 JANUARY

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Sara Dos Santos (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: January 23, 2017 - published on Friday, 20 January, 2017

Audition/Open Workshop seeking Male and Female Dancers | Sara Dos Santos are seeking male and female dancers for a research and development project. Sara Dos Santos an independent movement artist and choreographer is seeking male and female dancers for the research and development of Frontline: A social narrative dance theatre piece which exposes the reality of human trafficking and child prostitution worldwide.

Seeking dancers who are strong and versatile with the ability to pick up complex choreography with at least 3 years professional dance training in contemporary, jazz and or/house and afro. Confident with contact improvisation and comfortable speaking on stage.


Week 1: 13th - 17th Feb | 10am - 6pm
Week 2: 20th - 24th Feb | 10am - 6pm

Performance Dates

Thursday 2nd March and Wednesday 10th May.Fees are at Equity Rates. All dancers must be available for all rehearsals and performances. BAME artists are encouraged to apply. Please send CV, photo and showreel/dance footage to -

The audition will take place at Chisenhal Dance Space in London on Tuesday 24th January 10.15am - 1pm.

Dancers are advised to bring knee pads. All dancers must submit they're interest by Monday 23rd Jan 2017.

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Vertigo Dance Company (Israel)

Male and Female, Closes: March 31, 2017 - published on Monday, 16 January, 2017

A rare opportunity to learn from dance masters and co-creators, choreographer and artistic director Noa Wertheim and her sister, assistant choreographer Rina Wertheim-Koren in this challenging and inspiring 4-day workshop introducing the building blocks of the Vertigo dance language and Vertigo dance repertoire.

Vertigo Dance Company Spring 2017 Audition + Master Class Masterclass - March 27-30, 2017. Audition - Friday, March 31 at 10:00. The Vertigo Eco-Art Village, Kibbutz Netiv HaLamed Heh, Israel

Master Class: 1,600 ILS (1,400 ILS early bird registration untill 15.2.17).
Meals: 400 ILS
Language: English
Accommodation: On-site shared sleeping area with mattresses provided.

For more information and registration you are welcome to contact us at +972-2-9900235 or

Please note that it is common practice for dance companies in Israel to charge to attend auditions.

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Charlotte Spencer Projects (UK)

Male, Closes: January 25, 2017 - published on Monday, 16 January, 2017

Male Dancer/Performer Required for unique outdoor choreographic project. Charlotte Spencer Projects are currently about to embark on the final creation phase of an ambitious new outdoor performance work, Is This A Waste Land? We are looking for a male performer to join our friendly and vibrant team throughout the rehearsals in Spring 2017 and for performances in Spring and Autumn 2017 with potential further performances in 2018.

Is this a Waste Land? is new a headphoned live performance for disused urban spaces which offers new ways of being together. Part interactive audio, part live performance designed for 6 performers and up to 80 audience members, Is this a Waste Land? investigates new ideas around utility of space, waste, home, belonging and community in liminal spaces. It invites us to participate in conversations about how we might (re)imagine and animate our future spaces as we question ideas of progress and strive for more sustainable models of living. How can we live right now? How about starting with the body?

We are looking for performers who are:

- curious about the subject matter of the work

- enjoys working with objects (found materials, sails, ropes etc) in various capacities: to create structures, to figure out how things work, to move through/with

- interested and comfortable to work outside on unusual (probably quite grubby) sites with few amenities for the entire rehearsal period (including building make-shift structures to shelter under and using simple compost toilets!)

- enjoys working with tasks to develop material

- enjoys being part of an artistic community of people

- curious to explore new ways of working and interacting with audiences in the experience of performance

- performers are asked to engage with the project emotionally as well as physically and mentally

We will be inviting selected artists to come for an afternoon on Thursday 2 February in South East London, to meet artistic director Charlotte Spencer and producer, Keren Kossow and to spend some time working with each other and materials. It is essential that applicants are available for all the performance dates and rehearsals.

Dates of the project:

3 & 4 March in Corby

27 March - 28 April in Corby (preview performance 20 April) Not weekends.

29 & 30 April - performances in Corby

8-14 May - Glasgow (Performances 12 - 14th)

2-22 October - Rehearsals & performances in Warwick and London (tbc)

This is a paid opportunity (subject to funding) £500 / week. In addition, Charlotte Spencer Projects will provide self-catered accommodation, travel and food costs on all work outside of London.

To express an interest in becoming part of the team, please send an e-mail to both of the following email addresses letting us know why you would be interested in the role along with a CV by 25 January 2017. We will let everyone know whether or not they have been invited to the selection workshop by Monday 30th January.

Contact: Charlotte Spencer:

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Rhiannon Faith (UK)

Female, Closes: January 16, 2017 - published on Monday, 9 January, 2017

Rhiannon Faith is looking for one female performer for new work, Smack That (a conversation). The performer must have excellent contemporary dance technique, strong improvisation skills and the capacity to work with text. Must be happy to work autobiographically and not mind swearing. Interest in the issues around Domestic Abuse is essential.

Smack That (a conversation) Shameless and subversive dance theatre about human resilience, survival and change. Autobiographical responses from women who have experienced intimate terrorism in their lives. Both performers and non-performers come together to tell their stories of violence in a unique, turbulent and empowering way.

The work is commissioned by Harlow Playhouse and works alongside the charity Safer Places, the leading care provider for all victims of gender based violence throughout Essex. The show includes support from Arts Council England, Openlab at the Barbican and Richmix.

For more information about the company please visit

Project Details: This Research and Development phase of the project will be a four week studio based research period with clients from Safer Places and the professional performers. This will be a strongly considered, safe creative process with interventions from a counsellor scheduled throughout the research phase for the team.

Rehearsal Dates:
6 - 10 Feb (Harlow)
13 - 17 Feb (Harlow)
20 - 24 Feb (Harlow)
27 Feb - 3 March (London)

Leading to three further rehearsal weeks in April/May and a 2017/2018 national tour (subject to funding).

Fee: £500 per week

Travel between Harlow and London will be covered by the company. Access to childcare can be provided (please email Maddy for more information).

The audition will involve learning a short piece of rep and a creative task involving text and movement.

Date: 22 January 2017, 15:30 - 18:30

Call back interviews: 24 January 2017, times TBC

Please note the audition is by invitation only.

Application: Please send the following to Maddy Morgan, at

- Cover letter outlining your interest in the project and the themes within the work.
- CV
- Recent headshot
- Video footage (if available)

Deadline for applications: Monday 16 January 2017, 5pm

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Kamea Dance Company (Israel)

Male and Female, Closes: February 23, 2017 - published on Monday, 9 January, 2017

Audition seminar for professional Male and Female Dancers for the 2017-19 seasons.Contracts from August 2017. Kamea Dance Company is offering a special audition seminar in the Company's home in Beer Sheva, Israel. You will get a first-hand experience of the Company's work in our modern studios.

During the two-day seminar, you will have the chance to personally meet company choreographer Tamir Ginz, the dancers, the company teachers and staff. At the end of the seminar, you will have a clear image of life in one of Israel's top dance companies. Selected candidates may receive a contract offer for the seasons 2017-2019.

The audition will take place on Thursday/Friday 2-3 March 2017 in Israel at Beer Sheva, HaShalom 13 Street, in the studios of the Kamea Dance Company, Bat-Dor Beer Sheva Municipal Dance Center.

The audition will include: Ballet classes, Contemporary class, Intensive repertoire, workshops, Open studio rehearsal presentation of the company, Artistic dialogue with the artistic director Mr. Tamir Ginz, Interviews for the finalists.


Thursday, 2nd of March: 10:00 - 17:30
Friday, 3rd of March: 09:00- 12:30 (Interviews for finalists TBA till 15:00)


Strong ballet technique and modern technique
Age: between 20-30 years old
Good body proportion
Creative dancer, highly motivated, serious attitude, commitment to job
Professional experience in a recognised company is an advantage.


Pre-registration by E-mail. Please send following documents to
your resume (document name in following format: First Name_Last name_CV),
application form (document name in following format: First Name_Last name_AF).

You can download the application form here [PDF]

Final date for registration: 23.02.2016 and participation by invitation only. Seminar participation fee: €30 (to be paid here)

Kamea is a major contemporary dance company in the Israeli dance scene, holding around 90 performances a year in Israel and abroad. Contemporary- modern repertoire by resident choreographer Tamir Ginz and world-renowned guest choreographers
Annual 12 month salary, 2 years commitment required.

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Candoco Dance Company (UK)

Male or Female, Closes: January 18, 2017 - published on Tuesday, 3 January, 2017

Candoco Dance Company - the contemporary dance company of disabled and non- disabled dancers - is looking for two dancers to join the company to tour nationally and internationally in 2017-2019.

The dancers will join the company for the making period of a new company work by choreographer Yasmeen Godder.

The upcoming tour season will present a mixture of company repertory, including Beheld by Alexander Whitley, The Show Must Go On by Jérôme Bel and Let's Talk About Dis by Hetain Patel and possibly including Trisha Brown's Set and Reset/Reset. Candoco dancers also deliver the company's extensive learning programme.

They encourage applications from all disabled artists at any point in their career.

Required for application are:
2 years of professional, or comparable, dance experience and/or an extraordinary natural performance style
Good improvisation skills
High motivation and physical stamina
Strong teaching and communications skills
A commitment to be part of a team and fully participate in the extensive programme of ambassadorial education work worldwide.

To apply: Only applications via email will be considered. (If this is not possible, please call us on 020 7704 6845). Please send the following to Pedro Machado and Stine Nilsen, Artistic Co-Directors, at

1. An up-to-date CV
2. A web link, if available, with footage of you performing
3. A covering letter, answering personally the following questions (1000 words maximum): Can you tell us briefly about your experience in Dance or Performance? Why do you wish to work for Candoco Dance Company? What are your thoughts about the current repertory and the possibility of performing it? (There's plenty of footage on our website)

What do you find artistically inspiring, both when creating and when seeing dance pieces or other art works?

4. An Equal Opps monitoring form (Click here to download Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form) [ Word Document ]

Please note: The most useful footage is something short, of about 5 minutes, recorded in a dance studio especially for this audition. It should give us an idea of your technique and improvisational style. Footage from previous performances is also welcome but please indicate the moment you would like us to watch, make sure it's easy to identify you. If you wish to support your application with a DVD you can send it to: Pedro Machado and Stine Nilsen, Artistic Co-Directors, Candoco Dance Company, 2T Leroy House, 436 Essex Road, London N1 3QP

Application Deadline: Wednesday 18th January 2017, 6pm
Audition: Friday 10th February and Saturday 11th February (recall), by invitation only. You must be available on both dates.
Contract Start date: 27th March 2017 to 30th July; then again from 27th August.

Applicants successful in being offered an Audition will be informed by 23rd January or sooner if possible for applications from abroad. Candoco regretfully cannot return any video or DVD footage received.

For the successful audition candidates, the planned start date of contract is 27th March. Dancers are on contract approximately 35 weeks per year; salary is at £554.00 per week from April 2017.

For any further questions about the role please email Joanne Lyons, General Manager on or call her on 020 7704 6845.

For further information about the company please go to
Candoco is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Appointment will be made on merit. Candoco is always interested to hear from disabled artists with an interest in working with the company.

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Johannes Wieland, Staatstheater Kassel (Germany)

Male and Female, Closes: January 10, 2017 - published on Tuesday, 3 January, 2017

Johannes Wieland is searching for Contemporary Dancers with a strong technical background, creative acting and improvisational skills as well as professional experience for full time and guest contracts.

Please apply to before March 10th 2017 with the following information:

Short Motivation Letter (1 page), CV, Headshot, Video Link (Improvisational, performance and/or class material- Vimeo preferred).

AUDITION BERLIN: Uferstudios Berlin, STUDIO 12, Uferstraße 8/23, 13357 Berlin DE

*Dancers should be ideally available for the entirety of the audition.

March 24th: Group 1 from 10:00am - 3:30pm, Group 2 from 4:30pm-10:00pm
March 25th: Group 3 from 10:00am - 3:30pm, Group 4 from 4:30pm-10:00pm

March 26th 1st Round callback from all groups : 10:00am-3:00pm & from 5:00pm - 8:00pm. March 27th 2nd Round callback from all groups: 10:00am-3:00pm

Final callbacks Kassel: Staatstheater Kassel, Friedrichsplatz 15, 34117, Kassel DE

*Dancers should be ideally available for the entirety of the callbacks. If there are special requests please make them known on the last callback day in Berlin.

April 1st & April 2nd (Times will be determined later and a schedule sent out following our final callback day in Berlin)

*All dancers who are invited to the audition in BERLIN should arrive one hour before start time in order to register for the audition.

Remember this audition is by invitation only- we do not accept drop-ins.

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Iain Stringer Works (UK)

Male, Closes: January 6, 2017 - published on Monday, 19 December, 2016

Company seeks 4 professional male dancers: with strong acting ability.If successful, you will receive an employment contract and equity rates of pay for a two week period: Monday 13th February to Thursday 23rd Feb 2017, culminating in two public performances on the Friday 24th February 2017 in St Helen's.

This is part of the Lottery Award winning Arts In Libraries and Cultural Hubs initiatives

PREVAIL: a story told through music and dance.Two men fight for their freedom for challenging the rule of law over their love for each other. A dying father is cared for by his two sons. One of his sons is a judge. It's his duty as judge to trial those who threaten societies' order by placing them in the public stocks. We see the judge trial two men.

During the trial the mens faces are hidden by sacks... but as they reach the stocks the judge wants their faces revealed. Who are they?

The judge is publicly horrified and seeks help from his dying father. But will he listen to a dying man's advice?

Venue address: 1st Floor, The Gamble Building, Victoria Square, St Helen's, North West England, WA10 1DY

This job is paid at Equity rates of pay for 2 weeks work.

Please forward a CV/profile and video links to

Audition details: You'll have 5 minutes to portray a story/scene through music and dance of your choice. Please bring your music with you, either CD or MP3 format (e.g.: smart phone). There will be an amp to amplify your music.

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Habemus Corpus Dance Company (Spain)

Male and Female, Closes: December 26, 2016 - published on Monday, 19 December, 2016

Habemus Corpus Dance Company is looking for male and female dancers for a new coproduction with Festival Grec which will be premiered in July 2017 in Mercat de les Flors, Barcelona.

High skills in classical and contemporary techniques are required as improvisation tools and a minimum professional experience of three years. HC looks for versatility, an open view of concepts and real sensations which can be the reason to move and to develop a whole process.

Audition dates: 21 & 22 January 2017, Barcelona

Production period: 16th May - Mid July 2017

Send one page CV or short biography + headshot photo + 2 minutes video link to

DEADLINE: 26th December 2016

The selected candidates will recieve the invitation before January 1st with the schedule and location of the audition.

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Eliot Smith Company (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: January 4, 2017 - published on Thursday, 1 December, 2016

Eliot Smith Company, Newcastle-based contemporary dance company, is looking for one strong male dancer and one Female or Male Understudy Dancer to join the company for a range of projects throughout 2017-2018. Projects from January 2017 include the revival of SPIRIT of FIRE in ROME and touring of current repertoire PITMAN and WE GOT THE BEAT across North East England between March - May 2017.

We are looking for mature, versatile dancers with strong contemporary technique within Ballet and Graham Technique. Candidates must be strong, confident and experienced and have at least three year professional training. We advice you to attend ESC's 2017 WINTER INTENSIVE 3-6 January 2017.

Please email your C.V with headshot photo to deadline Wednesday 4th January 2017 midday.

Audition Date: Saturday 7th January 2017

Audition Venue: The Barre Studios, 56 Close, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3RJ

Dancers must have the right to work in the UK. Audition is by invitation only. Wages are Independent Theatrical Rate.

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