How to Apply

Applying for Auditions in the UK

All applicants must send a video audition with the completed and signed Application Form. For Preliminary Auditions taking place in London applicants can find all requirements detailed in our application form. For information about the content of the video please see our Video Audition Information.

Applications and videos 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 'Application [insert Applicant Name & preferred audition date]'

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

If your video audition is successful, you will be invited to attend a preliminary audition at School.

Following the preliminary auditions, successful applicants will be invited to attend the compulsary Final audition in London. 

Final deadline for applications: 1 March 2019 (applications should be recieved no later than two weeks in advance of your preferred audition date) 

Please note applications after the final deadline must be done on invitation by our Director of Dance only.  

 

Further information for our London Auditions

If you have a preferred date for audition, you may indicate this on the application form. We will try to accommodate your choice but this will not always be possible as spaces will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

For London audition days there may be three auditions on each day with one class being for boys only.

Please let us know if you require any special arrangements for your audition. Please note, the School is accessed via a staircase.

For any further enquiries about auditions please email your questions to our Auditions Department with the subject line listed as 'London Preliminary Audition 2018'.

 

Further information for our Manchester Audition

For Manchester audition day there will be one class which will be mixed with boys and girls.

The deadline to receive your video application for the Manchester preliminary audition is 26 October 2018.  

Please let us know if you require any special arrangements for your preliminary audition. Please note, the venue is accessed via a staircase.

For any further enquiries about the Manchester audition please email your questions to our Auditions Department with the subject line listed as 'Manchester Preliminary Audition 2018'

 

Audition Dates & Locations

Audition Date Location Further Information on How to Apply
Audition

21 August 2018

Centro Nacional de las Artes (CENART), Ciudad de Mexico

Soul Arts Productions

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

13 & 14 October 2018

S&H Ryugaku Centre, Tokyo

S & H Ryugaku Ballet

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

20 October 2018

English National Ballet School, London

Please see below

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

4 November 2018

The Dance House, Oxford Road, Manchester

Please see below

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

8 & 9 December 2018

Forli, Italy

Ateneo Danza

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

27 & 28 December 2018

Manerba del Garda

Art Studio

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

5 & 6 January 2019

Catania, Italy  

 

Arteballetto Akademie

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition 13 January 2019 Brisbane, Australia

Annette Roselli Dance Academy

Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition

19 & 20 January 2019

Rome, Italy

Como Lake Dance Awards

  2 February 2019 English National Ballet School, London Please see below
  3 February 2019 English National Ballet School, London Please see below
Preliminary Audition & Summer Course Audition 24 February 2019 Madrid, Spain

 

Teatros del Canal 

Preliminary Audition for Overseas Students

15 March 2019 English National Ballet School, London Please see below
Final Audition for Selected Candidates Only 16 March 2019 English National Ballet School, London Invitation only