Auditions

 

Audition Date Location
Preliminary Audition

Sunday 4 December 2016

Forli, Italy. Please contact info@ateneodanza.it for an application form

Preliminary Audition

Saturday 21 January 2017

English National Ballet School, London*

Preliminary Audition

Saturday 28 January 2017 

Catania, Sicily. Please contact patrizia.perrone@arteballetto.net for an application form

Preliminary Audition

Sunday 29 January 2016

Rome, Italy. Please visit IBStage for information

Preliminary Audition 25 & 26 February 2017 Barcelona & Madrid, Spain. Please visit IBStage for information.
Preliminary Audition Saturday 11 February 2017 English National Ballet School, London*
Preliminary Audition
for Overseas Candidates
Friday 24 March 2017 English National Ballet School, London
Open Day for Final
Audition candidates only
Friday 24 March 2017 English National Ballet School, London
Final Audition for selected
candidates only
Saturday 25 March 2017 English National Ballet School, London

*Please note that for London audition days there may be three auditions on each day with one class being for boys only.

 

Application Form Deadlines

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. Please take the following advice when applying for an audition.

o The deadline to attend the London preliminary auditions is the 1st February 2017. We may add an additional audition date if existing dates become over subscribed and we will inform you if you have been transferred to this additional date.   

o Preliminary auditions via DVD/Video link applicantions must be submitted before Wednesday 1 March 2017. Those selected will be expected to attend Final Audition in London on Saturday 25 March 2017. 

o Overseas students wishing to attend the preliminary audition in person on Friday 24 March 2017 should submit their application form before Friday 10 March 2017.

o DVD/Video link applications must be submitted by 1 March 2017 so they can be considered for preliminary audition; those selected will be expected to attend Final Audition in London on Saturday 25th March 2017

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

The preliminary audition will include barre work, centre practise and allegro, lasting a period of up to two hours. consists of a standard ballet class of up to two hours. The final audition class is set at a higher standard and will include pointe work for the girls and extra allegro for the boys.

Clothing to be worn

Girls – Sleeveless leotard and pink tights. Flat ballet shoes and pointe shoes. No skirt.
Boys – Leotard or fitted T-shirt and tights or a unitard and ballet shoes.