Skånes Dansteater (Sweden)

Male and Female, Closes: November 30, 2018 - published on Friday, 16 November, 2018

Skånes Dansteater invites professional dancers with strong contemporary dance technique and solid musicality, with a deep interest in ensemble work and strong personal integrity and stage presence to audition for the 2018/19 season.

We are searching for dancers for yearly or production-based contracts.

Where: Skånes Dansteater, Östra Varvsgatan 13A, Malmö, Sweden

When: February 9-10, 2019

What: Day 1 will include a ballet class and varied repertoire.
Day 2 will be exclusive for a selected number of dancers.


Complete your application by uploading your CV, photos and films via

Skånes Dansteater's online application form

The application must be completed no later than November 30, 2018. Late applications will not be considered.

We will invite a selected number of dancers to the audition.


If you have any questions, please contact us by e-mail [email protected]

Please note: We will not accept audition applications sent to this e-mail, only through the application link above.

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Motionhouse (UK)

Female, Closes: January 14, 2019 - published on Friday, 16 November, 2018

International touring dance-circus company, Motionhouse are looking for two new female company members to join our extraordinary team of talented performers.

We are interested in expanding the parameters of dance to absorb other disciplines. We are looking for versatile dancers with strong contemporary dance technique and contact skills who are interested in innovating in performance through developing new skills including acrobatic and circus techniques such as hand-to-hand and aerial.

As a Motionhouse artist, you will be part of the creation of new work, touring nationally and internationally from our base in Leamington Spa. We work in theatres and in the streets in the heart of communities, across a range of scales. We work hard, our schedule is intense. You need to be a brave team player, open to new experiences and willing to learn. In return, we offer you the chance to perform to and inspire more than 80,000 people each year and to be part of a leading UK dance company.

If you'd love to join us on our journey, we strongly advise you to familiarise yourself with our work which can be found on our website.

We are holding auditions for female performers in January 2019. Auditions are open but you must register and complete an application form, which can be found on our website along with further information about the role here:

If you have any queries about the opportunity or audition process please email: [email protected]

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Wired Aerial Theatre (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: November 23, 2018 - published on Friday, 16 November, 2018

Wired Aerial Theatre are looking for 4 Female Stunt Performers, 6 Male Stunt Performers and 6 Male Physical Theatre Performers to join Wired for the production of Rigoletto at Bregenz Festival, Austria.

This is an exciting opportunity for specialist performers who would be excited to perform outdoors for two consecutive summer seasons.

These roles will include being a body double, character work, ground-based physical performance as well as wearing and bringing to life a full body costume. Those who enjoy creating, being physical and get a buzz from hard work will love this opportunity. This role requires an ambitious and inventive artist who can perform in front of 7000 people each night. We are casting for various roles which include:


MORE INFORMATION on the details of each role and how to apply can be found on this link to our website DEADLINE for applications is 5PM FRIDAY 23RD NOVEMBER.

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Simon Birch Dance (UK)

Male, Closes: November 30, 2018 - published on Wednesday, 7 November, 2018

Simon Birch Dance is seeking a male dancer for proposed projects in 2019. Our upcoming programme includes a reworking of Terrarium, which will be toured to festivals during the summer of 2019 and the re-staging of a site-specific work Prideaux Angels for theatre venues.

We are seeking a dancer to be one of our dedicated, dynamic and highly accomplished
creative team and so would like to hear from you if you are creatively confident, a
charismatic performer and a generous collaborator.

You should have strong contemporary technique, excellent improvisation,
partnering/contact and collaboration skills. You must have completed a three-year
professional contemporary dance training.

We embrace and seek to represent diversity in terms of age, ethnicity, sexual orientation
and culture.

To apply please send, by 30th November 2018, an expression of interest as an email to
[email protected] , your CV (as PDF-file) with full name, age, nationality, phone
number, education, experience and references, plus links to video footage/showreel of your performance work (please no password, login or downloads).

We shall acknowledge receipt of your email and use what you send to determine whether
we would like to see you in person. If that is the case, we shall be in contact to arrange for
you to join us for a day in Cornwall.

Based in Cornwall, UK, Simon Birch Dance produces and tours poetically political work that resonates with audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Our work is often created for and performed in unusual locations such as moors, beaches cliff-tops and stately homes. 
Simon Birch Dance was established in 2012 by choreographer and director Simon Birch.
Since then Simon has collaborated with many distinguished artists and consequently Simon Birch Dance comprises a stellar team of creatives whose artistic talent and passion result in performances of exceptional quality. For more details about the company please visit:

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Company Nil (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: December 17, 2018 - published on Wednesday, 7 November, 2018

Company Nil, Daniel Phung is looking for 3 professional dancers (1 Female and 2 Males) for Company Nil's new creation 'Blowin In The Wind'. Rehearsals and performances in Jan/Feb 2019 (SUBJECT TO FUNDING).

Company Nil are offering a 3-week contract for highly skilled and creative
professional dancers with an experience/interest in exploring identity, masculinity
and have a generous approach to working collaboratively. 'Blowin In The Wind' is a
project that revolves around masculinity and how it can be seen as a more fluid

We are particularly interested in dancers that are highly-experienced in floor-work,
improvisation, contact/partner-work and character-work. Other interests (non-
essential) are; devising and delivering text, able to play an instrument/sing,
influenced by Hip-Hop dance styles.

Project dates:
- Week 1: 7th -12th January 2019.
- Week 2: 14th , 16th , 18th and 19th January 2019.
- Week 3: 21st -25th January.
- Performances: 26th January + Two other performance dates in February and
March (TBC - will be informed during the audition).

Auditions will be held at Yorkshire Dance on Monday 17th December 2018, in Leeds
and will be invitation only.

To apply, send the following documents to [email protected], please
subject as 'Audition - [FULL NAME]'.

- CV (incl. Headshot)
- Showreel
- Photos (Dance shot and full body)

BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) artists are encouraged to apply but it is not


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James Wilton Dance (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: November 30, 2018 - published on Wednesday, 7 November, 2018

James Wilton Dance are looking for exceptional male and female dancers for the touring of the critically acclaimed LEVIATHAN, and new work The Storm in 2019.

Candidates must have excellent floor and partner work skills, as well as a strong contemporary technique.

Applicants must have a minimum of three years professional experience.

Before applying please familiarise yourself with the companies style at Here you can also find information on tour dates to see the company live, as well as information on workshops being held.

To apply please send: CV and a clear Highlight Reel to: [email protected]

Please do not send any photographs.

Audition is by invitation only. Unfortunately we are only able to contact successful applicants.

Salary: Paid, above equity minimum. Contract will be for a minimum of 14 weeks, plus further touring into Autumn 2019 and 2020. Contract to start January 2019.

Deadline for application: 30th November 2018

Auditions to be held on the 8th and 9th December in London

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Mara Vivas (UK)

Female, Closes: October 21, 2018 - published on Monday, 15 October, 2018

Audition - Workshop for London based dance artists 1 female dancer needed Looking for 1 female contemporary dance artist for the research, development and performance of a 15 - 20 minutes stage performance for a cast of 2 female dance artists.

Where: HO Creative Space The Biscuit Factory, Studio 70, Block F, 100 Clements Road, London SE16 4DG.

When: Saturday 27th October at 3pm
Deadline for applications: Sunday 21st October 2018 at 1pm

Description: London based Dance artist Mara Vivas is looking for 1 female dance artist to get involved in the research and development of her project TimeLess (working title), a 15 - 20 minutes stage performance for a cast of 2 female dance artists. TimeLess will be created and performed in London on Tuesday 12th February as part of Resolution! 2019, The Place's annual festival that supports and celebrates UK emerging artists.

Mara Vivas' choreographic practice revolves around an attentive body, engaged with its
surroundings and attuned with itself. Her work is meticulous crafted, she strives to create a
sensitive and immersive atmosphere to invite the audience in. Mara is interested in working with dance artists that are comfortable exploring 'quietness' and 'the subtle' through improvisation and a led research process. Remaining open and willingness to explore are essential.

Since this is a time sensitive creation process, you need to be based in London and able to commit to all the rehearsals:

Oct. 29th/ Nov. 3rd, 5th, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 24th / Dec. 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th,15th, 16th, 20th, 21st, 22nd / Jan. 3rd, 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th, 24th, 25th / Feb. 1st, 2nd and 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th.

Rehearsals' days will be between 2 to 3 hours long during October and November and 3 to 6 hours in January and February. The exact times will be confirmed after the cast selection workshop.

Financial arrangements.

This is a paid opportunity; Mara can offer rehearsal fees based on the Equity minimum hourly rate for unfunded projects and £200 for the performance per dancer.

How to apply: To be considered for this project please send your CV and a 3 minutes video footage of an improvised dance. Selected participants will be invited to the full movement audition-workshop so that participants can get a real taste of the work.

Contact details: For more info and/or to apply get in touch with Mara:
E- mail: [email protected]

Mara's Website:

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Rhiannon Faith (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: November 1, 2018 - published on Monday, 15 October, 2018

Rhiannon Faith is looking for 6 dance theatre performers for new work, DROWNTOWN. Rhiannon Faith is a socially conscious artist whose work is an agent for discourse and change; she makes form-defying autobiographical shows that have guts, and that take guts. She is interested in how art changes lives.

Rhiannon Faith's creative process draws autobiographical stories from the communities and artists she works with. The result is work which uses dance theatre to take the audience on a narrative led journey, which is both challenging and accessible. Rhiannon Faith's current work, Smack That (a conversation), has been touring the UK to critical acclaim; including a sell-out week run at the Barbican and 4* reviews in The Guardian and The Stage.


- Strong contemporary dance technique and style
- A creative who works well in response to tasks and has strong devising and improvisation skills
- Experience working with live text
- Happy working autobiographically
- Experience and/or knowledge of addiction and recovery.
- An interest in activism and altruism
Applications are actively encouraged from artists of all ages who reflect a diverse modern world.

Audition: Thursday 1 November 2018, 10am registration.
Callbacks: Friday 2 November 2018, 10am - 5pm (a contribution towards travel expenses will be made) *Please note the audition is by invitation only.

For more information about the project and how to apply, visit

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Black Box Dance Company (Denmark)

Male and Female, Closes: October 29, 2018 - published on Monday, 15 October, 2018

Black Box Dance Company is seeking professional dancers for company contracts. When: 1 st and 2nd  of December 2018. There will be a cut between the first and second day. Where: 1 st of December 2018: Philip De Langes Allé 3, 1435 Copenhagen and 2nd of December 2018: Den Røde Plads 16, 7500 Holstebro.

Deadline for application: 29 th of October 2018. With a base in Holstebro, Denmark, Black Box Dance Company tours with a variety of performances, consisting of small, large, youth, adult, new creation and repertoire pieces etc., both nationally and internationally. Under the artistic direction of Marie Brolin-Tani, the company has, since its birth in 2013, gained great momentum and successand is continuously expanding.

For the season of 2019/2020 the company will among other be creating and performing pieces by choreographerssuch as Ben Wright, Jason Mabana and Jung In Lee.

If you would like to learn more about the company please see the following mini-documentary:

Or see our latest trailer from "NO SEX - a world of gender" by Jason Mabana:

Or visit us at at:

We are seeking professional dancers, both male and female. We require passionate, versatile dancers with a strong physicality, high level of technic and composition-
improvisation skills, as well as an exceptional stage presence and artistry. We greatly appreciate dancers who are dedicated, creative, curious, courageous, good colleagues, responsible and who enjoy artistic challenges, dynamic work process and a variation in production types. There is NO minimum requirement of previous work experience.
The dancers will be part of a group of 8 dancers and 2 apprentices. Contracts are available.

Contract periods: 27 th of April 2019 - 25 th of May 2019, August 2019 - November 2019 and February 2020 - April 2020.

This is a paid opportunity in keep with Danish salary regulation. Housing and transportation are included in contracts.

To apply: Send application as an email to "[email protected]". The following must be included: CV (as PDF-file) with full name, age, nationality, phone number, education, experience, and contact references.

Direct links to video/dance footage/showreels in mail. Please no password, login or downloads required. (Make sure we can see you. Note that we will see them in the order they are listed, and may only see one if more
are listed).

Portrait picture (as jpg-file).

All will receive notice by the 5th of November 2018.

Note: The audition is by invitation only. Those invited will all participate on Saturday the 1 st of December. Hereafter at the end of the day, a selection will be made for those continuing onto Sunday the 2nd of December. Transport to and accommodation in Holstebro will be provided, if continuing on to the 2nd of December.

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Exzeb DC (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: October 23, 2018 - published on Monday, 15 October, 2018

Exzeb DC is looking for 3 dance graduates with a strong contemporary and neoclassical technique for a period of 3 months starting in November. We strongly encourage applications from recent graduates. Rehearsals will be 4 days a week in East London. Apprentices will be paid for the rehearsal period.

The audition will be held on the 28th of October by invitation only

Where: The Place, 17 Duke's Road, London WC1H 9PY

To apply send CV & video link to [email protected] by 24th October

For further information, please visit

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Möbius Dance (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: October 19, 2018 - published on Monday, 15 October, 2018

Gianluca Vincentini is seeking applications for Möbius Dance's new project from performers of all genders based in the North of England to create new dance works with Jamaal Burkmar and Douglas Thorpe.

Möbius Dance is a company in motion. We endeavour to partake in the development, creation and nurturing of the contemporary dance scene internationally. We offer spaces to learn, discover and rediscover, be challenged and be moved. We highly value the productivity and inclusivity of collaborative working practices. We work with artists that have an inquiring eye for humanities current condition, who can create a nuanced yet dexterous physical language.

This is an exciting opportunity for performers who can demonstrate high level of commitment, enthusiasm, exceptional talent and are based in the North of England.

Auditions will be held at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance in Leeds and will be by invitation only.

Audition date: 17th November 2018

Recall (selected candidates): 18th November 2018

Performers must be available for the full length of the project.

- Creation: 4 weeks: 11 - 22 Feb 2019; 4 - 15 March 2019;
- Performances: 20 - 21 March 2019 (Performance on the 21 March); 5 - 6 April 2019 (Performance).

The following dates are yet to be confirmed and are funding dependent:

- 3 - 6 July 2019 (CPD and Performances); 8 - 22 July 2019 (TBC).
- Dates for Autumn 2019 are being developed.

To apply please send the following info:

- An up to date CV inclusive of a headshot (Max. 2 pages).
- A cover letter (Max. 1 side A4).
- Link to Show reel.
- A completed Equal Opportunities (provided below).

If you are a performer looking to establish yourself, get clarity and guidance, feedback and support, gain professional practice experience, apply now!

Please send your applications to [email protected] using as subject line: Performer.

Deadline 19 October 2018.

If you need assistance completing the application process or would prefer to apply in another format please email us and we can discuss a modified process to meet your needs.

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JV2 (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: September 18, 2018 - published on Friday, 14 September, 2018

We are excited to announce we have one final place available for JV2 this year! Due to unforeseen circumstances a final place has become available and so we are holding another audition for JV2 2018 entry!

Audition: Tuesday 18th September 2018

Time: Registration at 10:00am

Location: Jasmin Vardimon Production Space, The Stour Centre, Tannery
Lane, Ashford, Kent, TN23 1PL

This is an open audition and free to attend, however please ensure:

• You are 18 years old or above
• You are available to commit to the full duration of the programme: Monday

8th October 2018 - Friday 3rd May 2019.

• You are financially able to commit to the programme fees:

UK/EU Students: £6250
International Students: £17,500
(Payments available in installments)

Please bring with you a non-returnable current CV and photo, suitable dancewear,
trainers and kneepads.

Further information and FAQs can be found on:

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National Choreographic Center in Rillieux-la-Pape (France)

Male and Female, Closes: October 6, 2018 - published on Friday, 14 September, 2018

The National Choreographic Center in Rillieux-la-Pape / Direction Yuval Pick is seeking FREE LANCE male/female dancers for it next creation.


Minimum age : 20 years old
Important professional experience
Advanced technique
Improvisation qualities

October 7 + 8 + 9, 2018
at CCN in Rillieux-la-Pape - LYON (FR)

SCHEDULE (open to continuous modifications) :
14 weeks from January 2019 to January 2020

2 weeks from January 21 to February 1, 2019
2 weeks from March 18 to 29, 2019
2 weeks from July 14 to 26, 2019

3 weeks from November 2 to 20, 2019
2 weeks on October and November
1 week from December 16 to 20, 2019

2 weeks on christmas vacation

1 week before the premiere

Premiere on January 2020

Please send your CV, photo and video to [email protected]

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Ace Dance and Music (UK)

Male and Female, Closes: September 24, 2018 - published on Friday, 14 September, 2018

ACE dance and music (ACE) is recognized as a national and international leader in the field of contemporary diasporic dance. Our signature style is rooted in traditional forms through collaborations with other artists, choreographers and musicians, expressing itself through a contemporary lens. Everything we do is dance and the nurturing and education of the next generation of talent is at the heart of all our work.

We are seeking to recruit talented, experienced dancers who are keen to push themselves and love to perform physically and emotionally driven work. With a minimum of three years training we are a dedicated team with high expectations and in return we are offering a full time contract in an environment that is as challenging as it is rewarding. This is a chance to join a Company that is committed to promoting the power of Dance through cultural exchange at an exciting time in ACE dance and music's development.

Please send your CV, show reels, a letter about why you are interested in joining ACE dance and music and a recent photograph of yourself to [email protected] by Monday 24th September 2018 at 5.00pm.

Auditions, by invitation only, will be held from 11am on Sunday 30th September at ACE Space.

Address:- ACE dance and music, 54-57 Floodgate Street, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 5SL
Tel:- 0121 314 5830

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