Call for the position of Ballet Director

ANNOUNCEMENT OF A CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS

OF INTEREST FOR THE POSITION OF BALLET DIRECTOR
 

The Greek National Opera announces a call for expressions of interest for the position of Ballet Director.

The Opera is looking for a leading name from the field of ballet with a noteworthy artistic career and proven administrative experience in opera companies or dance groups with a classical focus. The Ballet Director's monthly salary will be set based on the provisions of Law 3988/2010. In addition, there is the view for the Director to develop artistic collaborations and present choreographies, where agreement on that matter has first been made with the GNO's Artistic Director.

The contract will be for 2 years commencing on 01/09/2011 and expiring on 31/07/2013.

Greeks or foreigners interested in applying for the position should submit an application by Friday, 29 April 2011 to the offices of the Greek National Opera. In particular applications should be lodged with the GNO's Protocol Office in the administration building (39, Panepistimiou St., 3rd floor, Athens GR-10564) from 08:00 to 14:00 hours from Monday to Friday (tel. +30 210 3711200).

In addition to their application form, which can be obtained from the GNO's Protocol Office or online from the website www.nationalopera.gr, interested parties should also the following:

  1. A detailed CV with photograph.
  2. Qualifications (original documents or copies attested by the competent authority).
  3. Proof of employment with operas, dance groups, etc.
  4. Proof of artistic activities such as programmes from performances, sound and image documentation, reviews, etc.
  5. Proof of administrative experience (certificates of employment with operas, dance groups, etc.)

For download application form, click here.