Auditions

DCDC2 Audition

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 10am-1pm, Dayton, OH.

DCDC2 is the repertory-training ensemble of the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company. This culturally diverse modern dance company is committed to arts education, community outreach, and the professional development of college graduates and undergraduates preparing for professional dance careers.
Website: https://www.dcdc.org/audition

Hixon Dance

Sunday, May 20th

2018 Registration begins at 11:30am? Audition begins at 12:00pm  Hixon Dance, a Modern dance company based in Columbus, Ohio, is currently seeking male and female dancers ages 20 and older for the 2018-2019 season. We are looking for highly motivated, athletic, and versatile dancers with solid training in ballet and modern dance. Candidates must have extensive performance experience and be available for all company classes, rehearsals, performances, and outreach opportunities. Interest in collaboration, positive attitude, and reliability are a must. Monthly stipends and honorariums for all performances available.  Studio space available at 11:30am. Please be ready to dance at 12:00pm. Audition will consist of modern-based combinations and improvisation.  Registration fee is $10, cash only. Please bring a résumé or CV and current headshot to the audition. (Please include any teaching experience along with performance experience in your materials.) Audition held at: The McConnell Arts Center? 777 Evening Street? Worthington, OH 43085 Direct all inquiries to director@hixondance.com

Inlet Dance Theatre

June 25-26, 2018
Summer Audition for Inlet Dance Theatre’s 2018-2019 Season
Cleveland, OH
Theatre
Contact information: www.inletdance.org, info@inletdance.org or 216-721-8580.

Fill out Application online at tinyurl.com/Inlet2018Audition
Inlet is holding auditions for our upcoming 2018-19 season for Trainee, Protégé, Apprentice & Company B positions.  We’re looking for professionals & students who are teachable and able to assimilate into our organizational culture & aesthetic. Inlet is a modern dance company with a technical base grounded in Hawkins-based release technique, Pilobolus-based nontraditional partnering, and a collaborative creative process that relies on improvisation skills. The company seeks highly skilled dance artists with a desire to educate as well as perform.  Male & Female dancers 18 & up

Oyo Dance Company and Oyo II Auditions – 2018-2019 season

July 14 at 12pmaudition poster season 4
July 29 at 10 am

Oyo Dance Company and Oyo II Auditions – 2018-2019 season
Looking for 4 paid position and 4 apprentice position dancers
Audition includes ballet class, pointe (ladies), modern/rep, solo presentation and interview
Must bring a headshot and resume
pre-register at oyodancecompany.org
held at Inspiration to Movement – 1004 Parsons Ave.  Columbus, OH 43206
614-253-6683

The Dancing Wheels Company’s 2018-19 Season

June 25-29, 2018
Cleveland, OH

An opportunity to audition for The Dancing Wheels company may be scheduled or attend Dancing Wheels’ Summer Dance Intensive June 25-29, 2018. The Dancing Wheels Company, Cleveland-based and America’s first, professional, physically integrated dance company, now in its 37th anniversary season, seeks to hire qualified male and female dancers with and without disabilities for the 2018-2019 season. The Dancing Wheels Company is a national touring company that works with highly acclaimed choreographers each year. Most recent works include full-length pieces from Donald McKayle, Dianne McIntyre, Nai-Ni Chen, Christopher Fleming, Michael Uthoff, Peter Kalivis, David Rousseve and David Dorfman to name a few.  The 12 member ensemble trains together with both stand up and sit down wheelchair dancers in an equitable and accessible environment giving equal opportunity for training and employment for all.

The preferred candidates should be proficient in ballet, modern and partnering. Experience and training required, must be able to work full?time and tour throughout the nation. Pay scale is commensurate with experience; paid holidays and vacation time are included.

For wheelchair dancers, excellent wheelchair mobility required, prior dance experience or willingness to train. Must be able to work full?time and tour throughout the nation.

Where:  World Center for Integrated Dance & Arts Access, 3030 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
When:  Must be scheduled June 25-29, 2018
Deadline for applications: day of audition
How to apply:

To audition, interested candidates should send a letter of interest, resumé and head shot to Mary Verdi-Fletcher, President/Founding Artistic Director at VFletcher1@aol.com.

Please call (216) 432-0306 for more information and to register in advance for the audition.

Verb Ballets

Verb Ballets
3445 Warrensville Center Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44122 Website: www.verbballets.org

Currently seeking one male dancer for 2018-19 Season. Verb Ballets is a contemporary ballet company located in Shaker Heights, Ohio (just minutes from downtown Cleveland, Ohio). Verb Ballets presents dynamic programming through bold artistry, unique styles and technical excellence that captivates a broad audience. Verb Ballets is seeking dancers for annual 10-11 month contracts that include fringe benefits and a one week paid vacation. Relocation assistance is available. Must have a strong background in ballet and contemporary technique. Submission must include headshot, resume and a YouTube or Vimeo link showing dancer’s abilities. Pay will be commensurate with experience. More information available at http://www.verbballets.org/auditions.html

Please send to send submissions to:
Richard Dickinson, Associate Director
Verb Ballets 3445 Warrensville Center Road Shaker Heights, OH 44122 or email rdickinson@verbballets.org

Trainee Auditions
Verb Ballets
3445 Warrensville Center Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44122 Website: www.verbballets.org

Verb Ballets currently seeking female and male trainees for the 2018-19 season. Verb Ballets’ Trainee Program is geared for students ages 16 and older who are preparing for a professional dance career. The Trainee Program seeks to develop young aspiring professional dancers into professional dancers through a carefully and individualized study plan. Trainees participate in company classes and rehearsals while having the opportunity to perform with Verb Ballets during the season and work with guest choreographers. Trainees also work with the company dancers in educational and community outreach activities throughout the year. The personal attention and guidance provided by Producing Artistic Director and Associate Director help to prepare and guide each student for their dance future. Trainees who are invited back for a second year and complete two consecutive years of study in this program will receive a certificate of training upon completion of their second year. This is a tuition based year-round program for a maximum of two years. Students are selected to participate in the Trainee Program by audition. Submission must include headshot, resume and a YouTube or Vimeo link showing dancers abilities prior to audition invitation. Must have a strong background in ballet technique. Ongoing submissions accepted. More information available at http://www.verbballets.org/trainees.html

Please send to send submissions to:
Richard Dickinson, Associate Director
Verb Ballets 3445 Warrensville Center Road Shaker Heights, OH 44122 or email rdickinson@verbballets.org