Season 13 Audition Notice

Jacksonville Dance Theatre is seeking experienced contemporary modern dancers of any gender to join our company in Season 13 for professional part-time contracts starting September 1, 2024 and ending June 15, 2025.

  • Age: 21-34
  • Education: extensive and rigorous dance training
  • Experience: Two or more years of professional dance experience (if you are applying as a College senior please indicate this)
  • Technique: Strong contemporary/modern and ballet technique with experience in modern partnering, dance improvisation forms and/or contact improvisation.
  • References: Two or more professional or academic references
  • BFA or BA in dance
  • Experience with dance outreach and/or education
  • Class and rehearsal pay starts at $15/hour for company dancers, and $10/hour for apprentice positions
  • Flat rate for outreach starts at $50
  • Flat rate for performances starts at $20
  • Daily touring per diem starts at $25/day
  • Rehearsal schedule is M/W/F 9am-noon.
  • Shows and touring throughout the season (schedule provided upon hire)
  • Federal/local holidays, Winter, Spring and Summer hiatus time-off

Candidates must embody openness, creativity, intentionality, and self-motivation. We seek individuals who are technically proficient and bring a spirit of innovation and purpose to their craft. Jacksonville Dance Theatre values dancers who are committed to pushing artistic boundaries, exploring new ideas, and engaging deeply with each other, their work, and the community.

We highly recommend candidates familiarize themselves with our work by attending a performance prior to auditioning. The next show will be on May 11, 2024 at the Florida Theatre.

Audition Details:

Date: Friday May 31, 2024
Time: 9:30am-12:00pm (sign-in opens at 9am)
Location: The Florida Ballet – 10131 Atlantic Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32225
Audition will consist of a short class and phrase work. Dancers may be asked to improvise and/or engage in a short interview.

How to Apply:

Please send your resume, headshot, reel and a brief statement of interest to Company Manager, Winter Bosanko at . You will be contacted if invited to audition. Walk-ins are not permitted.

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