Emma Hawes and Francesco Gabriele Frola. Photo © Jason Bell. Art Direction and Design: Charlotte Wilkinson Studio.

Short term contract: 7 May – 16 June 2019

 English National Ballet brings world-class classical ballet to the widest possible audience – delighting them with the traditional and inspiring them with the new.

The Company will be performing Christopher Wheeldon’s acclaimed production of Cinderella, adapted for in-the-round, at the Royal Albert Hall in 2019.

We are seeking 40 classically trained male and female ballet dancers to join us to dance corps de ballet roles in this exciting production. You should have strong classical technique, and proven classical ballet performance experience.

Rehearsal dates: 7 May – 5 June 2019
Performance dates: 6 June – 16 June 2019

Applicants must be available for the audition on 9 February 2019 in London, and for all rehearsal and performance dates listed above. Video auditions cannot be accepted. Applicants must also have the right to work in the UK.

Successful applicants will be employed on the Equity Agreement for Ballet and Dance on a rate of £385 per week, plus holiday and provision for overtime if required.

To apply please email your CV and full-length dance photos to with the subject line ‘Cinderella Auditions’. Please contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 20 December 2018
Auditions will be held in London from 3pm-6.30pm on 9 February 2019.