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Auditions have concluded for the 2022/23 Season

Thanks to all who attend


Date: 2/17/24*

Location: The Rooted Space

1803 W Byron St #201, Chicago, IL 60613

Time: 1PM & 3:00PM

*Please only register if you are able to attend in person auditions in Chicago - see below for video submissions

Call backs will be scheduled during the month of February based on selected dancer's availability  (*a small monetary stipend to offset travel/personal time costs will be offered to all dancers invited to callbacks)

Audition Notice:

Niko8 is looking for dynamic and fearless dancers with strong contemporary and classical techniques for our second season. A new creative process leading to the performance of a new works by both Niko8 Company Members and Director Sean Roschman will culminate in a performance during Fall 2024.

The audition will consist of a short group warm-up followed by phrase work.

Compensation: Hourly Rehearsal Pay, Performance Pay and Paid Teaching Opportunities, Paid Company Class, Free Rehearsal Space

Time Commitment: 3-7 Hours Weekly. (The schedule will be created around selected dancers' specific open availability to the best of our ability)


Registration Form :



























Please indicate on your audition form if you prefer to be in the 1:00 PM or 3:00 PM slot- or if you have no preference.


Registration is required.

You will receive an email confirmation with additional instructions.

Niko8 commits to creating an inclusive and respectful space that is welcoming of all artists regardless of race, gender expression, sexual orientation, or religion


There are no dancer-paid fees associated with any part of this Audition or Hiring Process.

Video Submissions in lieu of attending are welcome and will be viewed if positions are available after in-person auditions. Please submit to with the subject "Video Submission"

All questions can be directed to



We look forward to dancing with you.

Niko8 will be auditioning for paid company positions for our 2024-25 Season Benefits Hourl

We will be accepting virtual audition material for those who can not attend our in person interview.


Please send your reel and resume to Performance/Rehearsal footage is also accepted in lieu of a reel.

All material will be reviewed after the completion of the in person audition.

Registration Has Now Closed

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