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Audition Tour 2017

City • Date • Registration • Audition • Studio and Location

Milwaukee, WI • January 8 • Ages 11-14: 11:30 am-12 pm | Ages 15+: 1:30-2 pm • Ages 11-14: 12-1:30 pm | Ages 15+: 2-3:30 pm • Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy, 504 W National Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53204

Orlando, FL • January 14 • 2-2:30 pm • 2:30-4 pm • Orlando Ballet, 415 Princeton St E, Orlando, FL 32803

Phoenix, AZ • January 14 • 4-4:30 pm • 4:30-6 pm • Ballet Arizona, 2835 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Miami, FL • January 15 • 1-1:30 pm • 1:30-3 pm • Miami City Ballet, 2200 Liberty Ave, Miami, FL 33139

Denver, CO • January 15 • 3-3:30 pm • 3:30-5 pm • Colorado Ballet, 1075 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204

Minneapolis, MN • January 15 • 4-4:30 pm • 4:30-6 pm • Metropolitan Ballet, 2533 Fernbrook Ln North, Plymouth, MN 55447

Iowa City, IA • January 20 • 2-2:30 pm • 2:30-4 pm • University of Iowa, Dance Department, 28 W Jefferson St, Iowa City, IA, 55240

Chicago, IL • January 22 • Ages 11-14: 1-1:30 pm | Ages 15+: 3-3:30 pm • Ages 11-14 1:30-3pm | Ages 15+: 3:30-5 pm • Lou Conte Dance Studios, 1147 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607

Memphis, TN • January 22 • 2-2:30 pm • 2:30-4 pm • Ballet Memphis, 7950 Trinity Rd, Cordova, TN 38018

Kansas City, MO • January 29 • 3-3:30 pm • 3:30-5 pm • Kansas City Ballet, 500 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108

Washington, DC • February 4 • 12-12:30 pm • 12:30-2 pm • Washington Ballet School, 3515 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016

Charlotte, NC • February 5 • 12-12:30 pm • 12:30-2 pm • Charlotte Ballet Academy, 701 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Milwaukee, WI • February 12 • Ages 11-14: Registration 11:30 am-12 pm  Class 12-1:30pm | Ages 15+: Registration 1:30-2 pm Class 2-3:30pm • Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy, 504 W National Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53204

Seattle, WA • February 12 • 2-2:30 pm • 2:30-4 pm • Pacific Northwest Ballet, 301 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

Atlanta, GA • February 12 • 3:30-4 pm • 4-5:30 pm • Atlanta Ballet, 1695 Marietta Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

Los Angeles, CA • NEW DATE AND TIME, due to travel complications  February 19 • 5:00-5:30, 5:30-7:00  • Maple Conservatory of Dance, 1824 Kaiser Ave, Irving, CA 92614

Los Angeles, CA • February 19 • 1-1:30 pm • 1:30-3 pm • South Bay Ballet, 1261 Sartori Ave, Torrance, CA 90501

Houston, TX • February 25 • 4-4:30 pm • 4:30-6 pm • Houston Ballet, 601 Preston St, Houston, TX 77002

Boston, MA • February 26 • 10-10:30 am • 10:30 am-12 pm • Boston Ballet, 19 Clarendon St, Boston, MA 02116

Pittsburgh, PA • March 12  • 10:30-11 am • 11 am-12:30 pm • West Point Ballet, 400 Main St, Coraopolis, PA 15108

 

We host auditions in 17 cities looking for serious ballet students seeking the highest caliber of classical training in a safe and creative environment.

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Important Information

  • Your audition results determine acceptance into the Intermediate 3-week or Pre-Professional 6-week Summer Intensive program.
  • Please complete an audition registration form and bring it to the audition with the $40 audition fee.
  • Ladies should wear a solid color leotard, pink tights, ballet and pointe shoes.
  • Gentlemen should wear a white shirt, black tights, ballet shoes.
  • Audition results are emailed within 10 days of your audition.

Can't Make an Audition?

We accept DVD or video link auditions for students unable to attend an audition. Videos  should be 5-8 minutes long and demonstrate barre, center, turns, and jumps. Ladies should include pointe work, and gentleman should include men’s work. Include your completed audition registration form and $40 audition fee (check or money order only). Include student’s name, address, and age on the video. Send package by April 15, 2017 to Milwaukee Ballet: Attention School Director, 504 W National Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53204 or to ryanes@milwaukeeballet.org.

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