Call for audition male dancers

Dutch dance company de Stilte focuses entirely on creating and performing non-verbal dance productions for children. In doing so, the Breda company aims to stimulate children to come up with a story of their own; the boundless story of the imagination. Under the artistic direction of Jack Timmermans, productions are created with academically trained dancers. Thanks to a layered quality, the performances are suitable for young and old.

Besides presenting a range of theatre performances, de Stilte also introduces children to the up-close experience of dance as an art form. We are active in pre-school, primary and secondary education. There we provide custom-made programs: from visiting a theatre show to incidental workshops and continuous learning lines.

For the season 22-23, we are looking for a


Auditions are scheduled for Tuesday May 31, 2022.
As a dancer at de Stilte, you will be involved in an extensive repertoire of large- and small-scale performances, educational activities and international tours.

de Stilte offers

  • Employment for 36 hours per week;
  • A 12 month contract with option for a contract for an indefinite period;
  • Salary in accordance with Dutch Collective Labour Agreement (CAO) for Drama and Dance (scale VI-D).


  • Academically trained as performing dancer;
  • You have an affinity with our young audience;
  • Preferably three years of experience as a professional dancer;
  • Distinctive dance qualities;
  • You have an affinity with the company and are comfortable with the vision we propagate;
  • You are able to work in a process of growing insight;
  • Living in the Breda region (or willing to relocate).


Applicants send a short motivation + CV and photo before May 10th to Jack Timmermans: Suitable candidates will receive further information about the audition by email.

more information: +31 (0)76 - 51 38 125

Diversity and inclusion are a spearhead for our company. An open mind, a curiosity about each other’s differences, joining forces and settling boundaries are the foundations of our work. As an organization, de Stilte strives to be a reflection of society. That is why we wholeheartedly endorse the Code for Cultural Diversity.

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Cultuurprijs 2021 awarded to de Stilte

We’re proud to announce that de Stilte has received the Cultureprize 2021 on the 18th of december. This prize has been awarded by the Prins Bernhard Cultural fund Noord-Brabant. read more

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