"Aerial Dance Chicago has justified its commitment to broadening the scope of dance and demonstrating that aerial work can achieve the beauty and poetry of genuine art."–Chicago Tribune


Aerial Dance Chicago is seeking highly trained professional dancers for our 2018-2019 season. The audition below will serve to fill any openings for Company Dancer or Apprentice Dancer positions as well a limited number of scholarship opportunities in the School of Aerial Dance Chicago.

 

AUDITION DATE & TIME

Friday September 7, 2018.

Registration begins at 9:00 AM with the audition starting at 10:00 AM.

 

REQUIREMENTS

-Minimum age is 18 years.

-Strong ballet technique and contemporary dance training required.

-Solid physical and mental focus are needed to learn intricate aerial dance choreography and for the mastery of ADC's signature airborne dance style. 

-Must be available for rehearsals Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10am-2pm and for all technical rehearsal, dress rehearsal and performance dates for the duration of the 2018-2019 season.

-No previous aerial training is required to audition for apprentice positions and scholarship opportunities. Free training will be provided. Paid company dancer positions require both professional level dance and professional level aerial technique. 

 

LOCATION

Aerial Dance Chicago, 4028 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL 60641

Click here for studio and parking information.

 

AUDITION FORMAT

Auditions consist of ballet class, contemporary dance sequences, improvisation, partnering, basic level aerial technique class and an introduction to Aerial Dance Chicago's airborne repertoire. Bring your resume, headshot, ballet shoes, a snack and a water bottle. 

 

LEARN MORE

To learn more about the company, click through the website, join our classes, watch a performance and follow us on social media: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - YouTube 

If you have questions, please contact us.