Auditions

Odyssey Dance Theatre announces its
2017-2018 Company Auditions

Odyssey Dance Theatre (Salt Lake City, UT) is casting its 2017-18 season.

Founded and directed by Broadway, Ballet West, Film and TV veteran Derryl Yeager, ODT is a professional Jazz/Ballet Company with performance opportunities including three home seasons in Salt Lake City with over 30 performances, plus a season in Tel Aviv, Israel as well as a European Tour in the Spring. Thayne, Matt, Natalie, Brandon, Gev, Tadd, Marcquet, Tanisha and Hailee from the popular “So You Think You Can Dance” television show are from this Company.

Odyssey is looking for strong Jazz/Ballet dancers who can also do Hip-Hop and Tap – male and female, ages 18-29.  Available contracts include: a one-show contract for the fall production of the Halloween spectacular Thriller (runs August 28th to Nov. 1st), and/or the entire season (runs August 28th – April/May 2018).

Auditions will be held:

Los Angeles:
Monday, July 31, 2017
10 am – 3 pm
Debbie Reynolds Studios
6514 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood – Studio C

New York City:
Tuesday, August 1
10 am – 3 pm
Ripley Grier Studios
939 8th Ave. – Studio 4A

Dancers should be prepared to dance Ballet, Jazz/Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Ballroom and Tap combinations (bring clothes and shoes appropriate for each style) that will be taught to them at the audition. Bring pix & résumés, stapled together. Both contracts are paid positions with salary ranging from $300-$700/wk (depending on experience), including per diem, travel and lodging. ODT is Nonunion.

It is preferable to have dancers audition in person, but if you are not able to make one of these auditions, video submissions will be accepted if they are posted online or sent on DVD. Submissions will be accepted up until August 5th.  Videos (plus a headshot, resume, and a full-body dance shot) must include a dance combination in each of the following forms:  Ballet, Jazz/Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Ballroom and Tap.  Please send video audition links or address questions to avanalstyne@odysseydance.com. DVD’s should be sent to Odyssey Dance Theatre – 211 W. 1700 S.  Orem, UT  84058.

ODT is Nonunion.

It is preferable to have dancers audition in person, but if you are not able to make one of these auditions, video submissions will be accepted if they are posted online or sent on DVD. Submissions will be accepted up until July 22nd. Videos (plus a headshot, resume, and a full-body dance shot) must include a dance combination in each of the following forms: Ballet, Jazz/Contemporary, Hip-Hop and Tap. Please send video audition links or address questions to avanalstyne@odysseydance.com. DVD’s should be sent to Odyssey Dance Theatre – 211 W. 1700 S. Orem, UT 84058.