JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 

Company Member, Apprentice & Trainee Positions:

Currently, there are no scheduled audition dates.

To be considered for future positions, you are invited to submit video footage using the form below. Local dancers are encouraged to attend upcoming open classes, workshops or intensive programs.


VIDEO SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Footage should be between 3 and 5 minutes in length and include the following:

  • Brief Self-Introduction: Name, Brief Description of Previous Training

  • Technique Samples: Barre or Center Work (Plies, Tendus, Extensions, Across the Floor Progressions of Turns and/or Jumps, etc)

  • Phrasework Sample(s): Variations, Improvisations and/or Choreography


Please direct all dancer audition inquiries to amanda@backhausdance.org


2019 Summer Intensive Student Liaison:

Backhausdance will be seeking a personable and responsible individual to act as a 2019 Student Liaison at its 15th Annual Summer Intensive programs. Held at Chapman University, the three-week summer intensive program (July 15 - August 3) runs daily Monday through Friday with a performance on the final Saturday. Applicants should be available for all dates between the hours of 8:00am and 6:00pm and for the Saturday evening performance.

Rate: $11/hour, plus overtime

job description

  • Serve as the liaison and main contact for the 2019 participants

  • Make phone calls to tardy and absent participants

  • Greet intensive faculty

  • Answer the BD phone line during intensive hours

  • Assist with merchandise and ticket sales

  • Serve as house manager at performance

Submission Materials

  • Resume

  • Recommendation Letter

Send to summerintensive@backhausdance.org