Company Auditions

Company Auditions

November 18 – December 22, 2019

Oakland Ballet Company is seeking two female dancers and one male dancer for its 2019 Nutcracker performances. Dancers must have strong ballet technique, strong pointe work, and good partnering skills. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and those hired must have the required documents to be able to work in the US. Rehearsals are held Monday-Friday from 9-5 pm November 18-December 17 (in general). Technical rehearsals and performances December 19-22. There may be promotional and educational performances and appearances scheduled outside of regular rehearsal periods – with advance notice.

To be considered for a Nutcracker contract, please email the below listed materials to Ballet Master, Bat Abbit at

  • Resume or CV
  • Video: Link to high quality video featuring classical and contemporary performance or rehearsal (solo material preferred)
  • Dance photograph(s)
  • Headshot

Oakland Ballet Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to employing a diverse staff.