Company Auditions

Ashleyliane Dance Company (ADC) will begin its 12th season in August 2018 and we will be looking for male and female artists.

We specialize in the following disciplines: contemporary, jazz, modern and jazz funk. ADC is looking for male and female dancers who are versatile, professional, and are looking to grow as performers. Dancers will receive professional training, as well as paid performance opportunities (including regional touring), on a 40 week contract.

You must be the age of 18 (by August 1st) in order to audition. Dancers must be experienced in a range of current dance techniques. You must be available for rehearsals beginning August 13, 2018 and for international travel with no passport or visa restrictions.

Please note that you must be able to commit to all rehearsals and major events. Company dancers will rehearse on Monday evenings from 7:00-10:00 pm, Wednesday evenings from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Company members must be available for mandatory ballet class on either Tuesdays from 6-7:30 pm or Friday mornings (time TBA). Dancers will also be asked to commit to select Friday evenings from 6-7:30/8 pm, to prepare for upcoming performances.

Dancers should arrive warmed-up, hair tied back completely, in dancewear without baggy warm-up clothes. Light make-up is recommended.



The 2018-2019 season will provide:

  • An active season that includes performances at various venues
  • Advanced jazz, contemporary, jazz funk, ballet and modern training
  • Master classes with world-renowned faculty
  • Choreographic and teaching opportunities
  • Community service and charity work
  • Dance career mentorship
  • Photo and video shoots
  • Regional touring

If you are an interested dancer, you must:

  • Bring a headshot, no smaller than a 5x7
  • Bring an artistic résumé (including at least 2 professional references)
  • Wear appropriate attire and shoes for contemporary and jazz funk movement
  • Demonstrate the ability to quickly learn choreography
  • Display stage presence and personality
  • Interview with the judging panel

Auditions are closed to all spectators. No cameras, audio or video recording devices allowed.

WHEN AND WHERE?

Date and Time: Sunday, July 29, 2018
11:00 am - 6:30 pm

Location:
City Studio - Yoga, Dance, Movement Arts
8 N. Newstead Ave.
Saint Louis, MO 63108

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