TANGO 21 DANCE THEATER holds dance auditions once a year, offering dancers an opportunity to join our Intensive Training Program. Dancers trained in Argentine tango, ballet, modern and other styles of social dance are welcome to try out. Please subscribe to our email list to be notified of next audition dates. 

If you are interested in joining T21DT, please consider attending Tango 21 classes at our studio. Our methods and technique in social dance training are complementary and vital to the tango dance theater.

Actors, musicians and artists interested in working with us, please send us a message here. We are always looking to meet & collaborate with Chicago area artists of all disciplines. 


Next AUDITIONS: May 2021

AUDITIONS for T21DT’s 2021 Season

(pending COVID-19 restrictions)

Tango 21 Dance Theater seeks dancers and actors, female or male performers, ages 18–50+ for our 2021 Season. All experience level welcome.


DANCERS with Argentine tango, ballet, modern or other social dancing skills are welcome to audition. If selected, we will train you in tango technique, group choreographies and stage skills.

  • Next auditions in 2021! Thanks to all who auditioned February, 2020. 


ACTORS of all diverse backgrounds welcome to audition for our new production to be premiered in November. Stipend and pay based on actor experience.

  • Next auditions in May 2021! Please contact us to schedule. 

*All dancers & actors encouraged to attend a tango class prior to audition, taught by co-founders Jorge Niedas & Liz Sung, Thursday nights 7–8:30 pm. This class currently runs virtually on the ZOOM platform. 

To sign up for auditions, classes or for more info, email