GöteborgsOperans Danskompani is looking for a Rehearsal Director for season 2018/2019


Katrín Hall, Artistic Director of GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, is looking for a Rehearsal Director for season 2018/2019.
We are looking for a person with extensive experience of working in a contemporary repertory company, both in creations and re-staging existing works. Previous experience working in a large organization is considered an advantage.

We need a person with a sharp artistic eye and a deep understanding of different choreographic languages, someone who is able to assist internationally-renowned choreographers and emerging artists during their creation process with GöteborgsOperans Danskompani. You will be working closely with the Artistic Director and her vision for profiling the dance company.

Where: GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, GöteborgsOperan, Sweden

Deadline for applications: Last day for application 7 March

The main areas of responsibility are:

  • Planning and running rehearsals to maintain the artistic quality of the pieces being presented.
  • Giving morning classes as well as coaching dancers, both on an individual level and as a collective.
  • Communicating production requirements to relevant departments in the opera house.
  • Following productions on international tours.

GöteborgsOperans Danskompani is an international, contemporary dance company – one of the foremost in Europe, comprising 38 dancers from more than 20 countries. The company attracts legendary artists as well as some of the most interesting young choreographers and inspires them to create groundbreaking works.

Choreographers in the repertory include Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Damien Jalet, Ohad Naharin, Sharon Eyal, Alan Lucien Øyen, Roy Assaf, Marcos Morau, Stijn Celis, Jo Strømgren, Marina Mascarell, Crystal Pite and Hofesh Shechter.

The position is a full time, one-year contract with the possibility of extension. The season 2018/2019 starts 23 July.

How to apply:
We only accept applications via our online recruiting system, which you find through the website link: http://en.opera.se/om-oss/lediga-tjanster/rehearsal-director/

Contact details:
Liselott Berg, Assistant Director
tel +46 31 10 82 72