Professional Performance Company

Iluminar’s professional company is made up of technically trained ground dancers who have professional training in the aerial arts. Company dancers are contracted each season and are required to audition with an aerial dance solo. Under the Artistic Direction of Emmy Moon, Iluminar’s professional company excels in creating full length aerial dance productions that focus on high level circus and dance skills while incorporating theatrical stage elements like props, stage design, and custom made costumes. Past productions have included Long LostNightmare in the Air, Haunted and Into the Forest

AUDITIONS: 2019-2020 Season

Sunday, August 4th, 2019: 10:00am

Cost: $20 audition fee

Iluminar Aerial will be holding auditions to fill one professional company position for the 2018-2019 season. Professional members must have training in both technical ground dance and aerial to be considered for a company position. Professional company members are contracted from August through the end of May and are paid for performances.


Season Training Schedule:

Tuesdays: 6:15-10:15pm

Fridays: 5:45-9:45pm

Some additional Saturday Rehearsals in preparation for shows


Required Performances:

Halloween Production: October 2019, specific dates TBD

End of Season Production: May 2020, specific dates TBD


Audition Requirements:

*4.5 minute solo consisting of 1.5 minutes of ground dancing and 3 minutes of aerial dancing on your preferred apparatus.


*Dance Choreography: Learn two short choreography phrases from Iluminar's repertoire to perform in groups at the audition.


*Strength & Flexibility Assessment

*Interview with Directors


To Reserve your Spot in the Audition:

*Send resumes, head shot, letter of intent, and current references to