Ballet des Amériques is looking for classically and modern trained dancers – men and women – for its professional dance company. Candidates should also be comfortable with neoclassical, contemporary and modern techniques and works. Knowledge of African and Afro-Caribbean dance styles would be advantageous.
Ballet des Amériques engages dancers who grasp and appreciate the pedagogical, aesthetic and ethical principles of its organization as whole and who are willing to commit to their realization in the dance company.
Ballet des Amériques is looking for individuals with artistic sensitivity and a high level of commitment to the arts as a whole.
To be considered for an audition, please send your cover letter, resume, photograph and video material to the Assistant to the Director, Shirley Rodriguez, via email: [email protected] Please include “Seeking classically trained dancers” in the subject line.
All applicants must have the proper documentation to work in the United States of America (e.g.: work permit, permanent residency, U.S. citizenship). If hired, candidate will be asked to fill out a W-4 form and sign a contract.
The audition on July 19th will take place at the Baryshnikov Arts Center 450 West 37th Street, New York, NY 10018.