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Male Guest Artist Needed

Fri-Sun, Dec, 7-9, various times
Bay Area Ballet Conservatory, South SF

Bay Area Ballet Conservatory is looking to hire a professional male ballet dancer for their upcoming production of Clara’s Dream, a condensed version of The Nutcracker. Role needed is Cavalier, and guest will be paired up with another professional artist (5’1″) for the grand pas de deux. This is a paid opportunity. Please contact for details and to submit resume.

Contact:Lindsey Salvadalena,

SMUIN Contemporary Ballet

Sun, Mar 24, 2019, 1pm-4:30
Academy of Ballet, SF

Smuin Contemporary Ballet Company Audition: 2019/20 Season

1:00-1:30 pm • Registration

1:30-4:30 pm • Audition: Includes ballet class (women en pointe), partnering, and repertoire.

Women 5’6” and under; Men 5’ 8” and over
Candidates must be eligible for employment in the United States
Please send CV, photo, and video link to prior to audition. Include name/audition 2019 in subject line (i.e. Tina Ballerina/audition 2019).
Smuin Ballet will accept applications via email from November 1, 2018 – March 24, 2019.
The company offers 35-40 week competitive dancer contracts, presenting approximately 70 performances per season.

A staple of the San Francisco dance community for more than 20 years, Smuin pushes the boundaries of contemporary ballet within a distinctly American style, combining classical ballet training, technique, and artistry with uncommon physicality and expression. Recent repertoire includes works by: Michael Smuin (founder), Amy Seiwert, Ji?í Kylián, Trey McIntyre, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Helen Pickett, Val Caniparoli, Ma Cong, Garrett Ammon, Adam Hougland, Darrell Grand Moultrie and others.


Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise

Mon, Oct 22, location/time TBD
New York City, NY

Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise Performance at the Shed

Audition notice
Highly skilled, versatile and experienced performers required. Paladino Casting is seeking professional performers to be cast in The Shed’s opening season in summer 2019. They are looking for performers who can do controlled & precise movement including actors who are confident being physical: – Highly-trained African American / Ethnically Ambiguous hip-hop dancers – Asian and Eurasian advanced modern dancers & stage actors.

The performers must be fully available for creation from June 24, 2019 – July 27, 2019, 3 weeks workshop (October 22 – November 10, 2018), total rehearsals 11-12 weeks 2018-2019.

In-Person Audition will take place in the U.S, location/time TBD. Please submit a self-tape along with the online application. Please see details below
Audition is by invitation only and we will be shortlisting performers and dancers to bring to a 3-week workshop October 22 – November 10, 2018 to finalize the cast.

To Apply
Online application must be submitted to ASAP, before October 1st, 2018 (U.S. Time) to be considered.

Contact:, 212- 741- 2224

Alyssandra Katherine Dance Project Seeking Dancers

Sun, Oct 14, 1:30-3:30pm
ODC Dance Commons, SF

Cost: $15

Alyssandra Katherine Dance Project is seeking both male and female dancers for their upcoming performance at ODC B. Way Theater. Performance dates are April 11th-13th, 2019 with rehearsals beginning late October or early November. Dancers must be available to rehearse throughout the months of October 2018 through April 2019 in San Francisco and possibly other Bay Area locations. Performances and rehearsals will be paid a stipend.

*Disabled dancers highly encouraged to apply, but should e-mail prior to

– Strong performance presence
– Team player
– Ability to make choreographic decisions when needed

– Strong floor work technique
– Experienced contact improver
– Physical theater or spoken monologue experience


44 Gough St, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 920-9181 phone
(415) 920-9173 fax