Thank you for your interest in joining Grand Rapids Ballet, Michigan’s only professional ballet company.
COMPANY & APPRENTICE POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
- – Seeking classically trained and versatile male dancers of any height for company positions.
- – Male and female company, apprentice, and trainee positions are available
- – Company dancers receive a 31-week contract and full health insurance benefits
- – Perform 5 programs per season including full-lengths, mixed reps, and touring
Recent repertoire includes works by Jennifer Archibald, George Balanchine, Andy Blankenbuehler, Darrell Grand Moultrie, Lar Lubovitch, Dani Rowe, Penny Saunders, Katarzyna Skarpetowska, James Sofranko, Ben Stevenson, and Christopher Stowell.
TRAINEE POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
– Take the next step towards a professional career
– Train with Artistic Director James Sofranko and Grand Rapids Ballet staff
– Take class and perform with the company regularly
– Perform works created specifically for the trainee program
– Completely tuition-free
In-person auditions are preferred, but we are also accepting video auditions for anyone unable to audition in person. Please send class and performance footage along with resume and photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Auditions during company class are offered by invitation only, after receiving a video submission.