BodyVox seeks dancers for 2016-17 Season

BodyVox Dance Audition July 2016On Sunday, July 17, BodyVox will hold auditions for dancers to join its contemporary dance ensemble for its 2016-17 Season in Portland, Oregon. BodyVox offers 11-month competitive contracts. 


Co-Artistic Directors Jamey Hampton and Ashley Roland are seeking professional dancers (both men and women) who are theatrical, athletic and have a strong contemporary ballet base. Good improvisational skills and a commitment to performance are important. Furthermore, any acrobatic training or ability is a welcome plus.


BodyVox’s 2016-17 Season includes national and international touring engagements as well as an extensive home season. To see the current listing of upcoming engagements, head to


To audition on Sunday, July 17, dancers are asked to arrive for check-in at 11:30 am. An open ballet class will be offered as a warm-up for a $10 professional fee from 12-1:30 pm. The actual audition will run from 2-5 pm. Dancers should bring a current resume and a headshot or dance photo.


The BodyVox Dance Center is located at 1201 NW 17th Avenue in Portland, Oregon. For contact information, visit


Photo by Basil Childers, courtesy of BodyVox.