ARENA DANCES Fall 2024 Auditions - May 11

ARENA DANCES seeks experienced dancers with strong technical, artistic, and creative abilities for our 29th Fall 2024 Season. 

Saturday, May 11, 11:00-2:00pm
The Arena in South Minneapolis
RSVP is required, please do so by 5:00pm, Thursday, May 9.

No callbacks. Decisions will be made by end of week, May 17.

The Project:
29th Fall Season: Monument – ARENA DANCES’ artistic director, Mathew Janczewski, and fellow collaborators Dustin Haug, Leslie O’Neill and Laura Selle Virtucio seek dancers to remount a male identified quartet and an octet ensemble that will perform September 10-15, 2024 at Luminary Arts Center.

Professional dancers of all ages, backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply who also have a knack for learning off video. Applicants will be asked to improvise, as well as learn phrase work. We are looking for diverse performers who are creative, collaborative, and expressive. Must be available starting mid-June to September, 2024.

In-person auditions are given priority. If you are unable to audition in person, you may submit a short video (under 5 minutes) in your registration form. Please include improvisation as well as performance footage.

Rehearsals scheduled to be determined amongst the ensemble.
Dancers are paid $20/hour for rehearsals and a flat tech week/performance run of $700.

Questions, please contact Mathew at

Location Info

The Arena
711 W. Lake Street, Studio 308
Minneapolis, MN 55408


Contact Info

Mathew Janczewski
Deadline: May 11, 2024