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DJD Audition Tour

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Dance Company

Decidedly Jazz Danceworks employs eight 12 professional dancers annually on a 33 to 42 week contract. Contracts include health benefits, chiropractic, physiotherapy, and health club/yoga studio memberships. Dancers interested in auditioning for company positions must be at least 20 years of age, have a passion for jazz dance, and jazz music, plus strong technique and great personal groove.

For the 2019/20 season, DJD will be auditioning for both male and female dancers. Full and partial season contracts will be considered.

Professional Training Program

The Professional Training Program (PTP) at DJD offers 10 to 15 advanced level dancers an eight-month intensive training experience. The program runs Monday to Friday from September to May, offering three hours of training each day. 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 is dedicated to the development of future jazz artists. For the 2019/20 season, we will be auditioning for dancers willing to relocate to Calgary to train under the direction of DJD Alumnus and PTP Director, Jamie Freeman Cormack along with other DJD and Calgary Dance Community Faculty.

For more information, visit

Location: Calgary, Studio 5, DJD Dance Centre (111 12th Ave. SE)
Date: March 9, 2019, 4:00 – 6:00pm

Please email to register your intent to audition.

Bring resume, headshot, and jazz shoes (or similar).

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