Careers & Auditions
North Carolina Dance Theatre is a Charlotte-based, world class repertory dance ensemble. It performs classic, contemporary and cutting-edge dance with virtuosity, energy, and artistic excellence for local, statewide and national audiences. Dance Theatre’s collective talents provide the opportunity and give us the responsibility to challenge, stimulate, educate, entertain, and thereby enrich our audiences.
Auditions are intended for classically trained dancers who have performing experience with a professional company. Dancers wishing to be considered as Apprentices or Trainees should reference North Carolina Dance Theatre School’s audition website for information on auditions and video submissions.
North Carolina Dance Theatre Summer Intensive Internship
The Summer Intensive Intern is a key member of the School of Dance staff. Reporting directly to the Pre-Professional Division Administrator, the intern provides important support for the program and works directly with the School of Dance staff, director, faculty and summer intensive dancers. This is a wonderful opportunity to go behind-the-scenes with one of the Nation’s premier dance programs and gain useful experience in school administration. Click here to download a complete list of internship responsibilities and required skills.
Status: Part-time, Internship (Unpaid)If interested in the NCDT Summer Intensive Internship, please send your resume and cover letter to Pre-Professional Division Administrator, Katie Jenkins, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Summer Intensive Internship” in the subject line of the email.
Marketing and Communications Internship
North Carolina Dance Theatre seeks a Marketing & Communications Intern. This internship is best completed during the company performance season, typically spanning September through April. Summer only internships are not available.
Ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
Marking and Communications Intern duties will include:
Compensation – This is an unpaid internship but, besides great experience, the intern will receive two complimentary tickets to Dance Theatre performances and will be able to take North Carolina Dance Theatre School of Dance Open Division classes while they are a current intern.
Schedule - The schedule for this internship will be flexible but could include minimal weekends and evenings for special events and performances.
If interested please send resume and cover letter as PDF files to Amanda Fowler at email@example.com with “Internship” as the subject line of the email. Include in the cover letter why you are interested in this internship, how many hours you would like to devote to it weekly and your availability to work those hours. No phone calls, please.