Summer Intensive and Trainee Auditions 2018

In-Person U.S. Audition

On-site audition fee is $30.

Please bring two photos: one in first arabesque (en pointe for women) and a headshot. Photos need not be glossies – color copies are acceptable.

Click here to register for Summer Intensive Audition online now (Recommended) 

Click here to download the Audition Registration Form.

ORLANDO, FL [JAN. 7] – Orlando Ballet

Registration: 10:00 am, Audition 10:30-noon

Orlando Ballet School

415 E. Princeton Street, Orlando, FL 32803

CHARLESTON, SC [JAN. 13] – Charleston Ballet Center for Dance

Registration: noon, Audition: 12:30-2:00 pm

Charleston Ballet Center for Dance

497 La Mesa Road Suite D, Mount Pleasant, SC, 29464

WINSTON-SALEM, NC [JAN. 14] – University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Registration: 10:00 am, Audition: 10:30-noon

University of North Carolina School of the Arts

1533 S. Main Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27127

WASHINGTON DC [JAN. 14] – The Washington Ballet

Registration: 11:30 am, Audition: noon-1:30 pm

The Washington School of Ballet

3515 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016

CHICAGO, IL [JAN. 14] – Lou Conte Dance Studios, Hubbard Street Dance

Registration: 11:00 am, Audition: 11:30-1:00 pm

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Lou Conte Dance Studio

1147 W. Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607

BOSTON, MA [JAN. 21] – Boston Ballet Newton Studios

Registration: 9:00am, Audition: 9:30am-11:00am

Boston Ballet Newton Studios

153 Needham St, Newton Highlands, MA 02461

PRINCETON, NJ [JAN 27] – Princeton Ballet School

16 years old and above, Registration: 12:15 pm, Audition: 12:45-2:15 pm

13-15 year old Registration: 2:15, Audition: 3:00-5:00 pm

Princeton Ballet School

301 N. Harrison Street, Princeton, NJ 08540

TORRINGTON, CT [FEB. 3] – Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts

Registration: 4:00 Audition: 4:30-6:00 pm

Nutmeg Conservatory

58 Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790

SAN JOSE, CA [FEB. 4] – The New Ballet School

Registration: 11:00 am, Audition: 11:30 -1:00 pm

The New Ballet School

40 N.1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113

NEW YORK CITY, NY [FEB 11] – School of American Ballet 

Registration: 9:30 am, Audition: 10:00-11:30 am

School of American Ballet

70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

*New audition site*
PHILADELPHIA, PA [FEB 25] – Philadelphia Dance Academy 

Registration: 2:00, Audition: 2:30-4:00 pm

Philadelphia Dance Academy

The Creative Arts Building

219 Cuthbert Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Video Audition

Click here to register for a Summer Intensive Video Audition online now! (Recommended)

Please submit a video demonstrating the following:
Barre exercises –  Pliés, tendus, dégagés, rond de jambes, grand battements, adagio.
Center exercises – Adagio, Across the floor Pirouette, Petit Allegro, Grand Allegro. Women should show two pointe exercises (one with pirouette)
Upload the video to an online service like Youtube.com or Vimeo.com and email the link as well as your audition form, headshot and first arabesque (en pointe for women) photo to Carol Bellis at cbellis@arballet.org.