Auditions:

New York:

American Repertory Ballet
New Jersey’s Premiere
Contemporary Ballet Company

AUDITION 2009-2010 SEASON
Sunday, March 15, 2009 City Center Studios
130 W 56th St, New York, NY
Registration 2:00pm        

WOMEN - bring Pointe shoes
MUST BE UNDER 5’6”

MEN                
MUST BE 5’7” and taller

Contract commences September, 2009.
Company and apprentice positions available.
Distinguished repertory includes neoclassical and contemporary
works by Twyla Tharp, Val Caniparoli, Lisa de Ribere,
Harrison McEldowney, Melissa Barak, Kirk Peterson
and Artistic Director, Graham Lustig.
For further information, please visit us on the web at
www.arballet.org

Latin Choreographers Festival
”The Latin Choreographers Festival 2009”. Will take place July 23rd through 26th, 2009.
Our mission is to provide Latin Choreographers with the opportunity to showcase their work to an
audience that can relate to them and an audience that can potentially use their talents.
We are in search for performance ready pieces, original choreography, especially: solos, duos,
trios and possibly quartets (due to the size of the stage) in the style of contemporary ballet, and
modern.

Pieces will be performed in an intimate space, on a black box theater (23 wide x 26 deep)
Pieces should not exceed 10 minutes in duration.
Submissions are being received March 1 through April 30th, 2009 and selected applicants will be
notified by May 10Th, 2009 to be a part of performances on July 23rd, 24Th, 25Th and 26Th. With a
possible matinee performance for kids Friday 24th followed with time for questions and answers.

Choreographers will be provided with:
-Free Performance Theater space for the dates described above
- Professional Lights and Sound
-DVD of one of the performance nights
-Advertising

Submissions must include:
*A completed submission form, available by e-mail request (see below) or at
www.latinchoreographersfestival.com
*A DVD or VHS of the piece being submitted.
*$25.00 application fee (check or money order payable to Ursula Verduzco)

Contact: Ursula Verduzco (Founder and Curator) at :
latinchofest08@yahoo.com
Visit www.latinchoreographersfestival.com to know more and about last year Festival, reviews and
gallery.

New York Theatre Ballet
NYTB auditions are held continuously throughout the year.

To Schedule an Audition:
You may make an appointment to take Company class. Class takes place Monday through Friday at
9:30 am. Thursday is pointe class, only. Please email
Diana Byer, Artistic Director, to schedule an
audition.
We are auditioning male (5′8″ and up) and female (5′1″ - 5′5″) classically trained dancers. Men
should have strong, clean technique and good partnering skills. Women must have advanced pointe
work and refined classical skill.
Please bring a photo and resume to the audition.
Although previous training in the Cecchetti style is not a requirement, it is the method of technique
the dancers practice. All Company members are required to take Company class.

Audition Dress Code:
Please be dressed appropriately for a ballet company audition.

Women: plain leotard, pink or light colored tights (no black tights), ballet slippers, and pointe shoes
with secured ribbons and elastics. No skirts, socks, sweat pants or bulky sweaters.

Men: tee shirt (rolled into a belt) or leotard, tights, and ballet slippers. No sweat pants, bulky
sweaters or bulky socks


Rochester City Ballet
Company Auditions
Rochester City Ballet will hold company auditions for their 2009-2010 season on:

Sunday, March 15, 2009
Rochester City Ballet studios
Rochester, NY

Registration begins at 9AM
Class begins at 10AM
Call back/Company Rep class - 1:45-2:30pm

Please bring: headshot, dance shot & resume

Female dancers, please bring pointe shoes.

Rochester City Ballet is offering contracts of 34 paid weeks from
September 2009 - August 2010. Health bene_ts and shoes are included.

Dancers unable to attend the audition may request company class by sending their materials
including a DVD of their work by April 1, 2009. Materials will not be returned.
Pre-registration requested - send your request to the email address below ~ attn: Deborah Tretter
For additional information, please contact us at:
cityballet@frontiernet.net , 585-461-5850,
or visit our website at:
www.rochestercityballet.com
Rochester City Ballet 1326 University Ave. Rochester, NY 14607


Pennsylvania:

The Rebecca Davis Dance Company
The Rebecca Davis Dance Company is hiring professional male and female modern-ballet dancers
for its 2009-10 season. Dancers must be at least 18 years of age and available for rehearsals in
Philadelphia.

ANNUAL AUDITION: Sunday March 8, 2009
Time: 2:00 – 4:00pm
Location: Rebecca Davis Dance Company,
1802 South Broad Street, Philadelphia

Audition will consist of a short ballet barre, across the floor work, and a contemporary ballet
combination.  Females should bring pointe shoes.
Pre-register by sending your name and contact information.
Email –
williams@rebeccadavisdance.com
Telephone – 215-755-9510
More information:
www.rebeccadavisdance.com
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