Auditions

We host auditions across the United States and abroad looking for serious ballet students seeking the highest caliber of classical training in a safe and creative environment.

Plan Your Audition

Audition Tour 2018

Look for us in these cities.  Exact dates, times and locations will be posted by October.

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Austin, TX
  • Boca Raton, FL
  • Boston, MA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Crystal Lake, IL
  • Denver, CO
  • Houston, TX
  • Iowa City, IA
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Memphis, TN
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Mobile, AL
  • New York, NY
  • Orlando, FL
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Portland, OR
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Seattle, WA
  • Tampa, FL
  • Utah, UT
  • Washington, DC

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 to Milwaukee Ballet: Attention School Director, 504 W National Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53204 or to ryanes@milwaukeeballet.org.

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