Video audition for Ballet Dancers for corps de ballet and demi-soloist roles, and for soloist roles of Prince Siegfried and Odette for the full-length ballet Swan Lake and The Nutcracker for Brussels International Ballet (Belgium)
Brussels International Ballet is seeking 8 classically trained female ballet dancers and 4 classically trained male ballet dancers to join us to dance corps de ballet and demi-soloist roles, and classically trained female and male ballet dancers for the solo roles of Prince Siegfried and Odette in a full-length Swan Lake and The Nutcracker productions in a Belgian tour.
Corps de ballet and demi soloists: You will be required to dance corps the ballet even if a demi-soloist role has been given to you.
Prince Siegfried and Odette (Swan Lake): joint applications submitted by couples currently or previously dancing together the roles of Prince Siegfried and Odette are preferable but not essential.
This is on a fixed-term agreement: 18 November 2022– 4 December 2022.
EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS
You should have strong classical technique, and proven classical ballet performance experience.
You will need to be age 18 and over by the date of the audition and already have the right to visit the EU. Please note we will not be able to sponsor visas on this occasion.
Via video only. More info is below.
Rehearsal dates and place:
Corps de ballet and demi-soloists: Brussels International Ballet Studios, from Friday 18th November 2022 to Sunday 04 December 2022. Please note that you have to arrive in Brussels on Thursday 17 November. Ballet classes are mandatory with the company every day.
Soloists: dates will be variable between 18.11-04.12. The exact dates will be communicated to the successful applicants.
Brussels International Ballet will send the videos of the selected roles to the successful applicants a few weeks before this date, leaving enough time for them to learn the roles from a video before arriving in Brussels for the first company rehearsals.
23 November 2022 - 04 December 2022
To see the exact dates, places, and times, please visit our home page
During the term of the agreement, you are responsible for arranging your own insurance.
Accommodation: Hotel + breakfast
Daily allowance for each day
Salary per performance will be disclosed to dancers upon successful application
How to apply:
Please send links (not video files) to at least 2-3 variation videos, also links to pas de deux videos if you are applying for the solo roles of Prince Siegfried and Odette, and your CV to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Video audition” in the subject line.
Deadline for application: midnight on Sunday 30 October 2022.
Successful candidates will receive an email confirming next steps.