Auditions and Professional Training Program

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Auditions and Professional Training Program

For the 2023/24 season, DJD is seeking dancers who are passionate about jazz dance and the work of DJD for both our company and professional training program (PTP). In-person and video auditions are available.

In-Person Auditions

For details and to sign up for auditions in Calgary visit Decidedly Jazz Danceworks.

Date: April 1, 2023
Time: 3–5pm MT

Location: DJD Dance Centre (111 – 12 Ave. SE)

Video Auditions

Auditions open from  March 1 – April 30, 2023.

To submit a video audition follow the directions linked here:

For full details about the Professional Training Program, the auditions and to fill out the form, visit Auditions | Decidedly Jazz Danceworks.

About DJD

The DJD professional company is the heart of the organization. We are creation-based and present a season of new work annually. Contracts run full-time for 36-42 weeks per year for a group of 8-12 dancers.  National auditions for both our dance company and our professional training program take place annually. 

About the Professional Training Program

The Professional Training Program (PTP) at DJD allows 10-15 advanced level dancers an eight-month intensive training experience. The program runs half days, Monday to Friday from September to May. Dancers auditioning for the Professional Training Program must be at least 18 years of age and interested in furthering their knowledge of jazz dance and the work of DJD.

DJD encourages all dancers, regardless of financial situation, to audition for the Professional Training Program. Bursaries and scholarships may be a possibility for the 2023/24 season.

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