Interested in joining America’s newest professional resident ballet company? Indianapolis Ballet will be holding auditions for experienced dancers looking to be a part of history in the Circle City this spring at three locations in the coming months:
Sunday, January 21 in Chicago, IL
Ballet Chicago; 17 N. State St., Suite 1900
Registration 11:30am-12:00pm CT
Class & Audition 12:00-2:00pm CT
Saturday, February 24 in Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis Ballet; 502 N. Capitol Ave., Suite B (2nd floor)
Registration 2:00-3:00pm ET
Class & Audition 3:00-6:30pm ET
Saturday, March 24 in New York, NY
The School of American Ballet; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza
Registration 3:00-4:00pm ET
Class & Audition 4:00-6:30pm ET
Audition candidates for the professional company must have at least three years of professional dance experience. Training in the Balanchine technique is a plus.
Click the “Registration” tab above for full instructions on how to pre-register for the Nov. 19th audition. An audition fee of $25 will be required as part of the pre-registration process, but this fee will be waived for all American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA) members; proof of current membership will need to be provided via pre-registration process detailed below.
When registering online, please be ready to provide up-to-date versions of the following materials:
- Two full-body dance photographs
- Optional: Proof of AGMA membership for waiving of registration fee (JPEG or PDF format)
- Optional: Link to recent video featuring a classical work, variation
The audition will consist of a full ballet class and repertoire. Please prepare a classical variation, contemporary work, and provide music on CD format. (Variation/solo not to exceed 3 minutes each.)
Select the appropriate tabs above for full descriptions of the Company and Apprentice program, including details for contract terms for Indianapolis Ballet’s 2018 debut season, lasting from January through mid-May.
If you are unable to attend an upcoming audition, video submissions will be accepted for dancers interested in joining the Company or Apprentice programs; click here for the video audition guideline and submission form.
Please send any questions regarding the auditions and registration process to firstname.lastname@example.org.