Occupation Profile – Dancer or Choreographer – (ANZSCO 211112) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleDANCER OR CHOREOGRAPHER
ANZSCO Code211112
Occupations in this Group211111 Actor
211112 Dancer or Choreographer
211113 Entertainer or Variety Artist
211199 Actors, Dancers and Other Entertainers nec
DescriptionEntertains by performing dances, or creates dance compositions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationsBallet Dancer
Contemporary or Modern Dancer
Exotic Dancer
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-reading scripts and undertaking research to gain understanding of parts, themes and characterisations
-learning lines and cues, rehearsing parts, and applying vocal and movement skills to the development of characterisation
-preparing for performances through rehearsals under the instruction and guidance of production directors
-acting parts and portraying roles as developed in rehearsals in film, television, radio and stage productions
-practising dance routines and interpreting the choreographic content of the production
-performing dances for audience entertainment, coordinating body movements and facial expression, usually with musical accompaniment
-composing and notating ballet compositions and other dance routines
-creating and performing individual performance routines
-rehearsing, auditioning and travelling between entertainment venues
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related Occupations211111 Actor
211113 Entertainer or Variety Artist
211199 Actors, Dancers and Other Entertainers nec
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)