Noism2, the apprentice dance company of Noism Company Niigata – the residential dance company of RYUTOPIA Niigata City Performing Arts Center, directed by Jo Kanamori is seeking for young male/female dancers aged 16-25 to join the company as apprentices for the upcoming season 2024/25.

Production Info

Noism is a leading dance company in Japan, based in RYUTOPIA Niigata City Performing Arts Center.

Activity Period:
From the 21st season (starting September 2024) – annual renewal system up to 3 years

Activity hours:
5-6 days a week (9:30-18:30)
Day off: Every Monday and every other Sunday. New Year holidays and long summer holidays.


The apprentice dancers won’t be paid any compensation.


  • Age range: 16 to 25
  • More than 3 years of dance experience. Irrespective of the genre.
  • Must be trained in ballet, modern or contemporary, versatile.
  • Must be willing to work in a collaborative manner.
  • Applicants are required to come to Niigata-city, Japan to audition.


Classical, Contemporary, Modern