Autumn Intensive

22-26 October 2018

We are delighted to announce our new Autumn Intensive!  If your child is aged 14-16 years and interested in experiencing life at English National Ballet School, make sure to apply for our Autumn Intensive.  This short course is designed to give potential applicants a taster of life at the School, as well as lots of information about our audition process. The intensive will consist of Ballet classes, Pointe/Boys Coaching, Variations classes and much more!  The week will end with a Q&A session for students and parents with our artistic and administrative staff.

Entry Requirements

Male and female students must be aged 14-16 years and are required to have studied a minimum of 4 years ballet training.  Female students who currently study pointe must have done so for a minimum of 2 years.  Female students who have studied pointe for less than two years will be asked to dance en demi-pointe.

Cost and Payment

Course Fee: £395

Applicants are not required to pay the course fee until they have been offered a place. 

Application Procedure

We are now accepting applications.  Applications should be completed and returned be either email or post.

Applying by email: Applicants may email their application to: Auditions Department, with the email subject 'Short Courses [insert Applicant Name]'

Applying by post: Applicants may post their application to: Short Courses, English National Ballet School, Carlyle Building, Hortensia Road, London, SW10 0QS

Autumn Intensive Application Form

Spaces are offered on a first come first served basis, so don’t miss out. 

Photograph Requirements

Applicants must attach a passport sized photograph to the front of the application form and the following four 4 x 6" photographs to the reverse of the application form:

Demi-plié in 1st position

Dégagé in 2nd position

Dégagé effacé devant 

1st arabesque en l’air

Please wear soft ballet shoes, tights and a leotard/unitard.  Photographs sent by post must be either stapled or pasted to the reverse of the application form.