Ballet Master / Mistress

Reports to:  The Artistic Director

Start Date:  July, 2021

BACKGROUND

Hong Kong Ballet is one of Asia’s premiere ballet companies, working in one of the world’s most dynamic cities,  Hong Kong Ballet performs expensively in its home market and also on tour internationally, with a broad repertoire, including exquisite stagings of the classics, neoclassical masterworks by George Balanchine and others, fresh works by a variety of international choreographers including Alexei Ratmansky, Christopher Wheeldon, Justin Peck, Wayne McGregor, Jiri Kylian, Trey McIntyre, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, as well as original works created by its two resident choreographers, Ricky Hu and Septime Webre. 

Hong Kong Ballet seeks a Ballet Mistress/Master who teaches an inspiring class, can coach principal dancers on the classical repertoire, prepare and drill a world-class corps de ballet, is comfortable overseeing contemporary works, can mentor dancers and assist them in their progress, has good organizational skills and can participate in scheduling as well as long-term planning, and be team-oriented.   Hong Kong Ballet’s Artistic Team includes the Artistic Director and three full-time Ballet Masters/Mistresses, regular guest teachers and a Company Management Team which supports the Artistic Team. 

Hong Kong Ballet is an international ballet company with artists from around the globe.  Classes and rehearsals are conducted in English.  Proficiency in another language—Mandarin in particular—is helpful but not required.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Studio Work

Production/Stage Work

Management

Medical

GENERAL

HOW TO APPLY

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