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Artistic Director: Katrín Hall

GöteborgsOperans Danskompani is an internationally renowned, highly prolific contemporary dance company based in Gothenburg, Sweden.

The company hosts an internationally diverse group of 38 dancers and collaborates with the most influential artists and choreographers of our time. Göteborgsoperans Danskompani tours worldwide.

Previous and current choreographers include Sharon Eyal, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Ohad Naharin, Marina Mascarell, Alan Lucien Øyen, Jo Strømgren, Roy Assaf, Damien Jalet, Hofesh Shechter, Crystal Pite, Roni Haver/Guy Weizman, Wang/Ramirez, Christine Gouzelis/Paul Blackman and Yoann Bourgeois.

GöteborgsOperans Danskompani is seeking highly skilled dance artists, with experience in improvisation and theatricality. Candidates should have a refined artistry, enabling them to contribute to the creative processes within the company’s diverse and dynamic repertory.


A minimum of 3 years of professional dance experience is necessary.


The audition will be held at GöteborgsOperan on 19–20 February 2022.

Audition is by invitation only.


Please note that we only accept applications via the online form that you can reach via the link below. The deadline for applications is 5 December 2021.

The deadline for applications has now passed


Further questions you have may be answered by the list of frequently asked questions below. Please read these before contacting us, but if you don't find your answer there you are welcome to contact us at danskompani@opera.se.

Frequently asked questions

How do I apply for the audition?

Is there a deadline for application?

What happens if I don’t apply in time?

Can I apply even though I do not have 3 years of professional experience?

What does it mean that the audition is by “invitation only”?

Will I get the answer even if I am not invited to the audition?

When can I expect the decision about invitation?

How long does the audition last?