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Auditions & Opportunities

Company Auditions

Auditions for the 2015-2016 Season will be held at the following locations:

PHILADELPHIA
Sunday, March 8, 2015
10:00am-12:30pm
University of the Arts, Terra Hall
Studio 207
211 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia

NEW YORK
Sunday, March 15, 2015
10:00am-12:30pm
Alvin Ailey Studios
405 W. 55th Street, New York
Audition Schedule: Ballet Class & Repertoire

Audition Fees: $15 in advance, $20 day-of (checks payable to ‘BalletX’)
Registration can be completed online, submitted by mail, or presented in person.

Dancers are strongly encouraged to register for auditions in advance. If not registering in advance, please arrive to audition with your filled-out audition registration form, resume, head shot, dance shot, and audition fee. Registration begins 30 minutes prior to auditions.

Contact Tara Keating at tkeating@balletx.org for further information.

Summer Intensive Auditions

Auditions for Summer Intensive 2015 will be held at the following locations:

PHILADELPHIA
Sunday, March 8, 2015
1:30pm-3:00pm
University of the Arts, Terra Hall
Studio 207
211 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia

NEW YORK
Sunday, March 15, 2015
1:30pm-3:00pm
Alvin Ailey Studios
405 W. 55th Street, New York
Audition Schedule: Ballet Class (come prepared with ballet and pointe shoes)

Click here for registration materials and further information.

Administrative Opportunities

BalletX is not currently hiring.

Internship Opportunities

Company Intern
BalletX, Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet company, is seeking a dedicated and highly motivated student Company Intern that is willing to take on various projects in support of the organization's ongoing growth. Interns will work directly with the company’s development, marketing, and administrative staff in an unpaid position for up to 10 hours per week. Internships for course credit are available; interns are compensated with free tickets to performances.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the compilation of the company database
  • Researching foundation and grant opportunities
  • Providing support for performances and special events
  • Assisting in the preparation and execution of the annual fundraising events
  • Updating donor and patron electronic records
  • Assisting with promotion and distribution
  • Other tasks as assigned

Skill Requirements:

  • Completed or working towards BA/BS or equivalent
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office & Excel
  • Accuracy and patience with detailed work
  • Strong writing and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to commit occasional evenings for performances and events
  • Background or knowledge of non-profit administration
  • Applicants should have a direct interest in the arts

To Apply:
Submit a cover letter, resume, and references to info@balletx.org. With your application, please indicate the desired time frame for your internship.

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