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Ohio Contemporary Ballet formerly Verb Ballets is seeking applications for male and female dancers for the 2024-25 season (July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025).

Ohio Contemporary Ballet offers paid yearly contract (36-42 weeks, not yet determined), one-week paid vacation, FICA, company classes, worker’s compensation insurance, shoe allowance and physical therapy through the Cleveland Clinic. Relocation assistance is available.

Ohio Contemporary Ballet values diversity and encourage all professionally trained dancers to apply.


Interested dancers should email all the following materials for consideration:

  • Current resumé
  • Headshot
  • Dance photo
  • YouTube or Vimeo link showing dancer’s abilities please include ladies on pointe and men submit footage of partnering if available.

Submission deadline: Friday, March 31, 2024

Applications will be reviewed, and selected applicants will be contacted and invited to either virtual or in person auditions.

Please send to send submissions to Associate Artistic Director, Richard Dickinson, MFA at email.