2021 Professional Company Auditions


All interested dancers must submit the following to ADC via email: ashleyliane@gmail.com

  • Application and Liability Form (Click Here to Download)

  • Headshot or Dance Shot

  • CV or résumé that includes at least 2 professional references (include their emails and phone numbers)

  • Video (Dropbox, YouTube, Vimeo or Google Drive) Your video must include the following:

3-5 minute Ballet Work (include your choice of adagio, petit allegro, grand allegro, and pirouettes)

2-3 minute Jazz Combination (please indicate the name of the choreographer)

1-2 minute Improvisation (modern, jazz, or contemporary, or a hybrid of the three)

Videos should clearly show the dancer moving in solo material ONLY.  Please do not send ensemble work.   You can send the files separately or all at once, but make sure that everything is clearly marked with your name! Your application will not be processed unless all the required documents, photos and video links are submitted.


DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: JULY 10, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) 


Applicants will be notified via email  by July 12, 2021 of acceptance to the socially-distanced, live audition to be held on July 24, 2021 at City Studio. 

ADC is looking for dancers who are versatile, professional, and are looking to grow as  performers. We specialize in the following disciplines: contemporary, jazz, modern and jazz funk. Dancers will receive professional training, as well as paid performances, on a 40 week contract.  Please note that you must be able to commit to all rehearsals and major events.  ADC rehearses on Mondays (6:00-9:15/30 pm), Wednesdays (6:00-9:15/30 pm), and some pre-determined Friday nights (7:00-10:00 pm).  You must be the age of 18 (by August 1st) in order to audition.  

The 2021-2022 season includes:


• An active season that includes performances at various venues 

(including mainstage productions in our home at the Grandel Theatre)

• Advanced jazz, contemporary, jazz funk, ballet and modern training

• Guest classes with world-renowned faculty

• Choreographic and teaching opportunities

• Community service and charity work

• Dance career mentorship

• Photo and video shoots

• Regional touring


• You must be at least 18 years old (by August 1st) to audition

• Demonstrate the ability to quickly learn choreography and engage in improvisation

• Display stage presence and personality

The live audition is closed to all spectators.  No cameras, audio, or video recording devices allowed.