23/24 Company Auditions

23/24 Company auditionS


Ballet Spartanburg is currently seeking dancers for our 23/24 ballet season. We offer a 27-week contract with a robust performing season. The company repertoire is classically focused, therefore all-female artists must have strong pointe work.

Those who seek to audition need to be working citizens of the US.


In addition to salary, dancers will have the opportunity to dance in 4 to 5 major productions per season, ranging from classical to contemporary repertoire. The Company dances not only on the stage, but engages in many opportunities within the city, state and touring.

  • YMCA Membership 
  • Daily classes
  • Flex time after rehearsals
  • Pointe shoes/shoes provided
  • Choreographic opportunities available (The Studio Series)
  • Extensive performing opportunities


You may submit audition materials for Company positions. Once you submit the materials outlined below, they will be reviewed for consideration and a possible invitation to audition in person.

Please no phone calls, email the materials list below to lgomez@spartanarts.org or cagudelo@spartanarts.org. The following information must be included:

  • Resume/CV
  • Accepted formats: .doc, .docx, .pdf files, jpg,
  • One headshot
  • One or more full-body dance photos
  • Video Link
    Accepted formats: YouTube or Vimeo (provide link passwords if necessary)
  • Classical and contemporary works

Your audition application will not be processed if the requested materials have not been submitted.

Martha Graham's

Suite from Appalachian Spring

music by Aaron Copland


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Carlos Agudelo, 2023 SC Governor's Award for an Individual

Ballet Spartanburg's Artistic Director, Carlos Agudelo, was awarded the South Carolina Governor's Award from the South Carolina Arts Commission on May 23, 2023, at the Chapman Cultural Center. The award was presented by Mr. David Platt, Executive Director of the South Carolina Arts Commission. "We recognize the unparalleled energy, enthusiasm, devotion and love for dance that Carlos has gifted to our community out of his passion for all to experience the arts for the past 32 years. We are overjoyed that Carlos has been recognized by the South Carolina Arts Commission, " Teresa S. Berline, Executive Director. "The South Carolina Arts Commission is an extraordinary organization in our state which promotes and advocates opportunities in the arts which values equality, access, diversity and inclusion. Ballet Spartanburg is honored by the support of the South Carolina Arts Commission and the recognition of Carlos Agudelo."

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