Auditions / Employment

COMPANY AUDITIONS

TULSA BALLET IS ALWAYS LOOKING FOR ACCOMPLISHED ARTISTS TO AUGUMENT ITS RANKS.  WHILE WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING REQUESTS FOR THE 2021-22 SEASON, WE ARE MOSTLY FOCUSED ON OUR 2022-23 SEASON.

If you would like to apply for the 2022 – 2023 Season, please fill out THIS FORM. Auditions for the 2022 – 2023 season will officially begin in January 2022.

Mr. Angelini will be considering male and female dancers with strong classical technique to fill positions with Tulsa Ballet’s Professional Company, TBII Company, and the Trainee Program.

International Audition Pre-Selection Guidelines (IAP Guidelines)

An applicant is required to submit the following material only:

  • a video with no introduction or fancy editing, consisting of the following performed in leotard and tights for women, and tight-fitting dance attire for men:
    • two classical variations drawn from the standard repertoire, danced in pointe shoes by female applicants
    • a short contemporary variation (that could consist of something drawn from the repertoire, phrases from classwork, or an applicant-created work) that illustrates the applicant’s command of a range of movement different from that demonstrated in the classical variation
    • 3-5 minutes of barre work, incorporating both sides, danced in soft shoes by male applicants and pointe shoes by female applicants
    • 3-5 minutes of center work that includes adagio, pirouettes, petit and grand allegro, danced in pointe shoes by female applicants
  • a CV (must include weight & height)
  • a head shot
  • 2-3 dance photos that reveal the dancer’s body proportions and line

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EMPLOYMENT

Tulsa Ballet is a vibrant and growing non-profit arts organization that seeks to achieve excellence in all its artistic endeavors.  We are known for the great care we take in producing excellent dance performances and being one of the most well-run ballet companies in the United States.

  • Our focus on excellence and achievement makes for an enriching work environment where you will be challenged every day to produce your best work.
  • We believe in delivering the best product for our audiences and understand that it takes the hard work and dedication of each and every team member within the organization to accomplish that.

Tulsa Ballet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Tulsa Ballet is currently seeking a qualified individual for the following positions:

OUTBOUND SALES ASSOCIATE

The Tulsa Ballet Outbound Sales Associate will serve the organization in meeting sales goals for:

  • Ticket Sales (single tickets, group and corporate discounted tickets, and season ticket packages)
  • Program Ad Sales
  • Leaps & Grounds Merchandise Shop

The position will work closely with the entire Tulsa Ballet marketing and sales team to proactively promote and sell special group and corporate packages, programs and services to targeted groups through direct marketing, telemarketing and face-to-face selling.

Click HERE to read the full job description.

HARDESTY CDE EDUCATION AND OUTREACH MANAGER

Tulsa Ballet is looking for an engaging and energetic individual to join our Center for Dance Education Team.  Our Hardesty CDE Education and Outreach Manager serves as the site manager for our Broken Arrow campus.

Primary Purpose of Job: To increase awareness and grow enrollment at our Broken Arrow Hardesty Campus. This position is primarily responsible for the administration of school and outreach programming, implementation and tracking of budgets and departmental/enrollment goals, and facility management.

Click HERE to read the full job description.
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COMPANY & CENTER FOR DANCE EDUCATION PIANIST

Tulsa Ballet is accepting applications for the position of Company and School Pianist.

Duties include: playing daily technique classes for the Tulsa Ballet Company and Tulsa Ballet Center for Dance Education; playing rehearsals for repertory performed live by company; supervising pianists for the Tulsa Ballet Center for Dance Education; solo pianist for company and school performances; sound board operator for school performances.

Qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree in music; previous experience as a ballet class pianist; ability to learn piano reductions of ballet scores; ability to work with other staff amicably under tight deadlines; experience in sound engineering is preferred.

Click HERE to read the full job description.

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume in MS Word or PDF format to Andrew.Lahti@tulsaballet.org.  No phone calls please.
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DANCE TEACHERS

Tulsa Ballet Center for Dance Education is seeking qualified Ballet and Jazz Instructors (part-time) to teach at our Brookside and Hardesty campuses.

Click HERE to read the full job description. To apply, please send your resume to education@tulsaballet.org. No phone calls, please.