THE AUDITION 

The Artistic Director Lenka Dřímalová announces auditions to recruit new members of the ballet company of the National Moravian-Silesian Theatre for the 2019/2020 season.
 
We are looking for professional dancers with outstanding technique (classical and modern), and stage experience for the following positions:
  • Corps de ballet with soloist obligations (female and male dancers)
  • Soloist (female and male dancers)
  • Young female and male dancers for apprentice position
Preferred height: for female dancers 163 - 168 cm, for male dancers 175 - 183 cm.
 
For registration please download the application form in Excel or PDF. Please attach a portrait photo, dance photo and video link of classical variation to the application form. Do not forget to include: age, height (cm), weight (kg), nationality, previous experience and education.
 
Please send your completed application form including attachments via email to pavlina.machacova@ndm.cz. Closing date for applications is 26th February 2019.
 
Participation only on personal invitation!
 
Auditions date 3rd March 2019  
Attendance beginning: 8:30 a.m. 
Audition beginning: 10:00 a.m.
 
The audition will include classical dance training, a presentation of your classical variation on point shoes and practice of short contemporary choreography. For the classical variation, please prepare your own MP3-format music.
 
Address: 
The Antonín Dvořák Theatre
Smetanovo náměstí 3104/8A
Ostrava
 
Company repertoire 2018/2019
Classical, neoclassical: 
  • The Swan Lake (choreography Igor Vejsada)
  • Cinderella (choreography Paul Chalmer)
  • The Three Musketeers (choreography Paul Chalmer)
    Don Quijote (choreography Michal Štípa)
Contemporary
  • All That Jazz, Rock and Blues (choreography Après rasage / Regina Hofmanová, choreography Rain dogs/Johan Inger, choreography O Balcão de Amor / Itzik Galili)
  • Rasing and Falling (Wings of Wax /Jiří Kylián, Alice/Denis Untila&Michelle Yamamoto, Humpback Runner/Jiří Pokorný)