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For consideration for Ballet Austin’s Professional Company, Ballet Austin II (second company), and/or the Butler Fellowship Program (trainee program), applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements and must submit the following materials no later than March 19, 2021:

1. Eligibility:
  • Age:  Must be 18 or older
  • Height:   Female 5’7” (maximum), Male 5’8” – 6’
  • Residency Status:  Must be eligible for employment in the United States of America
2. Submit Resumé (one-page summary)
3. Submit Photographs (4 images)
  • Headshot
  • First arabesque
  • Tendu à la seconde, facing the camera
  • Tendu à la seconde, in profile
4. Submit Video links (4 links)
     A. Classwork (filmed in-studio, if possible)
  • Barre (one side only, short exercises):
    • Pliés
    • Tendus
    • Quick dégagés
    • Adagio
    • Grand battement
  • Center (both sides, short exercises, women on pointe)
    • Adagio
    • Pirouettes
    • Grandes pirouettes
    • Petit allegro
    • Entrechat six
    • Grand allegro
    • Men – double tours
    • Women – diagonal turns
     B. Classical variation (filmed in a studio, in practice clothes, if possible)
     C. Contemporary variation (filmed in a studio, in practice clothes, if possible)
     D.  Partnering (men only – filmed in a studio, in practice clothes, if possible)

Please email all submissions to Company Manager Eugene Alvarez no later than March 19, 2021. Upon receipt of your material, you will receive a confirmation email with additional details about our decision process and timeline.

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