Salaries based on experience. 36-40 week contracts with benefits
New Ballet Ensemble & School (NBES) located in Memphis, TN is seeking full-time teaching and performing artists for the 2019-2020 season.
The mission of NBES is to bring youth together by providing equitable access to excellence in dance training. “New Ballet” was the recipient of the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award in 2014, has been reviewed in the NY TImes, and has performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts.
-Professional development including American Ballet Theater National Training Curriculum and the National Dance Institute NYC, NY
-The season includes three mainstage productions annually, school tours, and performance collaborations in locations throughout the area.
-Guest choreographers include Francesca Harper, Elizabeth Corbett Frankfurt Ballet, Uri Sands, Kim Jones and Blakeley White McGuire.
-Opportunities for choreography
- A strong teaching and performing ability and a love for children.
- A high technical level of ballet and/or modern dance, the ability to teach varying levels of dance and ability to lead rehearsals and set choreography.
- Versatility is a plus at New Ballet. In addition to classical ballet, the repertoire includes Memphis Jookin, Hip Hop, West African, Flamenco...
- Professional company credentials and/or BFA in dance strongly desired.