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Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Nimbus Dance Company Audition

Female dancer Megan Maloy

Nimbus Dance seeks company dancers, company apprentices, and Nimbus2 dancers for the 2022-23 Season. Dancers should have professional experience, be highly proficient in modern & contemporary ballet technique, and have strong partnering skills. Nimbus Dance looks for dynamic movers whose work shows curiosity, courageousness, dedication, and expression. Nimbus Dancers are adventurous collaborators, responsible group members, interested in building community impact through the arts, and are committed to working at a high technical level.

Company contracts consist of minimum 30 weeks of work including rehearsal and performance periods, touring, and teaching. All rehearsals, performances, and teaching are paid at competitive rates. Contracted period runs September 2022 thru May 2023 with possible contract extension. Company dancers receive opportunities to extend Nimbus’ mission through paid work as teachers, choreographers, administrators and more. 

About Nimbus:
Nimbus Dance is an award-winning contemporary dance company at the forefront of excellence in the arts, civic engagement, and equitable impact, interweaving Company, School, and Presentations. Founded in 2005 by Artistic Director Samuel Pott and based in Jersey City, Nimbus performs on tour nationally and throughout the greater New Jersey/New York region, impacting 16,000 people annually. Community engagement initiatives serve over 7,000 children annually through in-school, movement-based programs. In September 2020, Nimbus opened the Nimbus Arts Center, a 14,600 square foot center with theater, gallery, and studio spaces that is the largest dance-based arts center in the State of New Jersey. Aligning with Nimbus’ mission to wield the arts as a medium for broad impact to our diverse community, the new Center provides a home base for Nimbus Dance as it expands its national profile and impact.

About Nimbus2:
Consisting of 6 young dance professionals, Nimbus2 performs repertory for young and adult audiences, expanding the reach of dance to populations across the tri-state area. Developing a new generation of Nimbus artists within Nimbus' aesthetic, repertory and approach, Nimbus2 provides a rigorous and inspiring environment for dancers to grow. Nimbus2 season includes performances include their own repertory, performances with Nimbus Dance including Jersey City Nutcracker, and state-wide community engagement.

Nimbus embraces diversity in all its forms and aims to create an inclusive work environment, consistent with our mission. We encourage people of color and people of all gender expressions to audition.

Nimbus Dance Company Audition
Thursday, June 23rd – Audition 12pm-6pm
Friday, June 24th – Call back 10am-4pm

Audition Fee: $10 
(Please Note: you will be prompted to create an account on in order to register for the audition)


For more information please contact: Associate Artistic Director, Anitra Keegan at


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