2017/18 Season

Male Company Artist

(Soloist or Principal Level)

 

If you are an experienced professional dancer with strong, classical ballet technique and extensive partnering experience, we invite you to consider auditioning for a position with Alberta Ballet.

 

Please email your completed application to auditions@albertaballet.com. See audition requirements below.

 

 

2018/19 Season

 

Alberta Ballet is seeking male and female dancers with strong, classical ballet technique for its 2018/2019 Season! Male dancers must be no less than 5’ 8” inches tall (173cm).

 

Alberta Ballet will be holding Open Auditions in the following cities: 

 

NEW YORK

Date: Saturday, February 17, 2018

Time: 3:00-6:00pm

Location:

School of American Ballet

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

70 Lincoln Center Plaza

New York, NY 10023

 

TORONTO

Date: Sunday, February, 18, 2018

Time: 3:30-5:30pm

Location:

Canada’s National Ballet School

Studio 5A

400 Jarvis Street

Toronto, ON M4Y 2G6

 

CALGARY

Date: Sunday, February 25, 2018

Time: 1:00-3:00pm

Location:

Alberta Ballet Studios

141 18th Ave SW

Calgary, AB T2S 0B8

 

 Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for updates. If you are unable to attend any of our open auditions, we do allow for private auditions at our Calgary Studios by INVITATION ONLY

 

Audition applications accepted beginning November 14, 2017.

 
 
 

Requirements

 

 

All applicants must submit the following material. Your application will not be processed unless all the required documents, photos and videos are submitted.

 

Email your completed application to auditions@albertaballet.com.

 

1.    Complete CV (accepted formats: .doc, .docx, .pdf)

  • Must include your email address, height, date of birth, citizenship, training and performance experience.

 

2. Photographs (accepted formats: .jpg, .pdf)

  • One headshot
  • One full body arabesque position.
  • Additional photographs in dance positions are useful but not required.

 

3. Video Link (accepted formats: YouTube or Vimeo Links)

  • One classical variation*.
  • One contemporary variation*.
  • Additional video that is useful but not required: Pas de deux work, a jump exercise (men may include entrechat six and double tour en l’air), a turn exercise and an adage.
  • Barre and other class work is not needed.  
  • Please remember to include a password if needed and keep your video work available for viewing until March 31, 2018.
  • Please do not email video files, they will not be downloaded and your application will be considered incomplete.

*Video work should ideally be shot in a studio and not filmed too far away. Performance video is acceptable if of good quality and filmed close-up. For the classical variation, it is recommended that women wear pink tights and leotard or tutu and men wear light coloured tights