Work With SDC

Work with Sydney Dance Company


All dancers interested in applying for an audition with Sydney Dance Company must have a vocational qualification, professional experience in contemporary/classical dance and be 18 years or over. Applicants must hold either Australian or New Zealand citizenship or a valid visa to work as a dancer in Australia.

Applicants must be experienced in developing movement with a professional choreographer. They must also display high levels of stamina and flexibility, strong improvisational skills and an understanding of Sydney Dance Company’s creative goals.

There are currently no dancer contracts available with Sydney Dance Company.

If and when an audition date is scheduled, notification and application details can be found here.


Philanthropy Manager (Maternity Cover)
The Philanthropy Manager (Maternity Cover) will be responsible for managing Sydney Dance Company’s Philanthropy Program and ensuring that strong and respectful relationships are maintained, nurtured and cultivated with all of the company’s valued donors, supporters and stakeholders. The Manager will also be responsible for the stewardship of existing donors, creating innovative and new ways of engagement for prospects and contributing to an increased level of philanthropic support for Sydney Dance Company.

Download a full position description Philanthropy Manager (Maternity Cover)_April2017

How to Apply

Please submit your CV and an application outlining your relevant skills and experience by 5pm on Wednesday 10 May to:

Lizzi Nicoll, Development Director, Sydney Dance Company by email to