DANCE SCHOOLS AND OPEN CLASSES
AUDITIONS FOR SCHOOLS, COURSES AND YOUNG DANCER COMPANIES
If you would like to advertise your Young Dancer Company or Course Audition, or to list details on your School, College or Open Classes please contact Katie or Naresh at firstname.lastname@example.org
Royal Ballet School of Antwerp
Address: Meistraat 2, 2000 Antwerpen
Tel: +32 (0)3 202 83 17
Artistic director: Michael Shannon
Application procedure: See website for audition registration procedure
Brussels International Ballet
Address : Rue Francois Gay 83/85, 1150 Woluwe-Saint-Pierre
Tel: +32 (0)2 772 00 62
Artistic director: Anderson Santana
Open auditions for dancers aged between 16 and 22 years old for professional training in classical ballet
P.A.R.T.S - Performing Arts Research and Training Studios vzw
Av. Van Volxemlaan 164
Tel: +32 (0)2 344 55 98
Director: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker
L’École Supérieure de Ballet de Québec
4816, rue Rivard,
Montréal (Québec) H2J 2N6
The Danish National School of Performing Arts
Auditions for the Dance Education at The Danish National School of Performing Arts take place 31st January, 1st and 2nd February 2013; 2nd and 3rd rounds from 23rd to 26th March 2013, at the Dance Department, Phillip de Langes Allé 3, 1435 Copenhagen K, Denmark. Online application form at www.scenekunstskolen.dk Application deadline 14th January 2013. Contact: email@example.com. The department is forward thinking and dedicated to the idea of educating accomplished, individual, and self-motivated students.Experimentation and creativity are valued. Department Head: Jeremy Nelson. Internationally renowned guest teachers include Kirstie Simson, David Zambrano, Libby Farr, Luis Lara Malvacías, Janet Panetta, Lance Gries, Iñaki Azpillaga, Alix Eynaudi, and Barbara Mahler, among others. The program is 4 years and tuition free for EU citizens. For more info: www.scenekunstskolen.dk/english/education/contemporary-dance.
Elmhurst School for Dance
249 Bristol Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B5 7UH
Tel: +44 (0)121 472 6655
Artistic Director: Desmond Kelly (Robert Parker from Sept 2012)
Application procedure: For 2012 entry please visit the school's website
Northern Ballet Academy,
Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA
Tel: +44 (0)113 320 8000
Artistic Director: David Nixon
Ballet Mistress & Academy Associate Director: Yoko Ichino
Deputy Associate Director: Viki Westall
Professional dance training for students aged 10 - 19. Students in full-time vocational ballet training may audition by photo only.
Northern School of Contemporary Dance,
98 Chapeltown Road, Leeds LS7 4BH
Tel: +44 (0)113 219 3000
Fax: +44 (0)113 219 3030
Application procedure: Non-UCAS application by audition only. Closing date: Foundation Course end of May, Degree mid-June, Graduate Apprenticeship Scheme end of May prior to September commencement contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form
Central School of Ballet,
10 Herbal Hill, Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5EG
Tel: +44 (0)20 7837 6332
Director: Sara Matthews
Application procedure: A prospectus and application pack for Central School of Ballet is available on request. Overseas students who are unable to attend for audition can be considered by postal application.
English National Ballet School,
Carlyle Building, Hortensia Road, London SW10 0QS
Tel: +44 (0)207 376 7076
Fax: +44 (0)207 376 3404
Artistic Director: Wayne Eagling
Co Directors: Delia Barker & Anu Giri
Application procedure: Submit completed application form obtainable from the school or website.
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
The Laban Building
Creekside, London SE8 3DZ
Tel: +44 (0)20 8305 9400
Apply online through CUKAS (Conservatoires UK Admissions Service). Check www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/apply for details.
London Contemporary Dance School,
The Place, 17 Duke's Road, London WC1H 9PY
Tel: +44 (0)20 7121 1000
Application procedure:Download brochure on website.
Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance,
Clifton Lodge, St. Margaret's Drive, Twickenham TW1 1QN
Tel: +44 (0)20 8892 9960
Fax: +44 (0)20 8892 8090
Director: Ross McKim
Application procedure: Check the School's website for details.
The Royal Ballet School,
46 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DA
Tel: +44 (0)20 7836 8899
Fax: +44 (0)20 7845 7080
Director: Gailene Stock AM
Application procedure: Application Forms are available from the School and must be completed and sent to the Auditions Department before the respective closing dates. Details can be found on the School's website. Videos submissions accepted for applications from Scotland, Ireland and Overseas for full-time courses at Upper and Lower Schools.
London Russian Ballet School,
42, Clapham Manor Street, London SW4 6DZ
Tel: +44 (0)20 7498 0498
Director: Evgeny Goremykin
Application procedure: Auditions throughout the year
Russian Imperial Ballet School
Following The Vaganova Method ( Russian Style).
Students from 3 years old to Professional level,
Open Adult classes. Private classes. Rehearsals.
Northern Ballet School,
The Dancehouse, 10 Oxford Road, Manchester
Tel: +44 (0)161 237 1406
Fax: +44 (0)161 237 1408
A Taste of Life at Northern Ballet School video
Founder/Principal: Patricia McDonald
Administrator - Phillip Radcliffe
Application procedure: Contact the School for a prospectus and further information.
Ecole Supérieure de Danse Cannes Rosella Hightower
Address : 21 chemin de Faissole - 06250 Mougins
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 94 79 80
Fax: +33 (0)4 93 94 79 81
Artistic director: Paola CANTALUPO; general manager: Pierre-Marie QUERE
Application procedure: entry audition and assessment of the student's academic record.
AUDITIONS to join the ESDC Rosella Hightower and the ESNDM in their Dance & Academic and Pre-professional programme will take place March 16 at Pineapple Centre, 7 Langley Street, Covent Garden, London. Application form and more info at www.pnsd.fr
Académie Américaine de Danse de Paris
100 rue du cherche Midi, 75006 Paris
Tel: +33 (0)1 47 34 36 22
Paris Marais Dance School
Centre de Danse du Marais, 41 rue du Temple,
75004 Paris, France.
Open Classes for professionals, daily, in Ballet & Balanchine (11am), contemporary & Graham (9:30am).
Open auditions for dancers aged between aged 16 to 25 for professional training.
3rd Winter Virtuosity Dance Workshop Paris – February 24 to 28, 2014.
4th Summer Virtuosity Dance Workshop Paris – July 7 to August 1st 2014.
3rd Autumn Virtuosity Dance Workshop Paris – October 20 to 24, 2014.
Faculty: Maggie Boogaart and Ghislain de Compreignac.
Information: email@example.com, tel: +33 6 37 90 99 80.
Audition: Professional dance training in Ballet, Balanchine, contemporary & Graham. Faculty: Maggie Boogaart and Ghislain de Compreignac One clear objective: your entree into a dance company! Intensive under & post graduate programme (up to 1100 hrs/year); leading to a certificate and/or French diploma (E.A.T.); age 16 to 25; individual coaching, personalized programme & duration: 3 months to 3 years, entree each month. Open audition (seasons 2013-2014 and 2014-2015): send pictures, letter of motivation, resume. Audition (in Paris) or send video link to: firstname.lastname@example.org, +33 6 37 90 99 80. School address: Centre de Danse du Marais, 41 rue du Temple, 75004 Paris, France.
ESC Dance in corpore
Directed by Pasqualina Noel (Paris National Conservatory) and Agnès Letestu (Étoile of Paris Opéra)
Audition: Directed by Pasqualina Noel (Paris National Conservatory) and Agnès Letestu (Étoile of Paris Opéra), ESC Dance in corpore is a 1-year higher formation (post graduate) for young dancers with demonstrated professional potential. Trainees must have a high school diploma or equivalent, strong technique, artistic versatility, and must show that they can benefit from the program. Admission is by faculty recommendation and by audition. Trainees enroll full-time for interdisciplinary intensive program (about 500 hours per season) completed by theory classes and residencies with guest prominent international artists invited to create specially for the young company. Contact - email: email@example.com http://danceincorpore.daportfolio.com/
Conservatoire de Paris
Address: 209 avenue Jean Jaures, 75019 Paris
Tel: +33 (0)1 40 40 46 33
Tel: +33 (0)1 40 40 46 02
Director: Alain Poirier
Director, Dance Division: Daniel Agésilas
Application procedure:Please see website
Palucca Schule Dresden
Address : Basteiplatz 4, 01277 Dresden
Tel: +49 (0)351 259 06 17
Rector: Jason Beechey
Application procedure: See website for audition registration procedure
Address: Ballettzentrum Hamburg - John Neumeier, Caspar-Voght-Strasse 54, D-20535 Hamburg
Tel: +49 (0)40 21 11 88 - 30/31
Fax: +49 (0)40 21 11 88 88
Director: John Neumeier
Pedagogical Director: Marianne Kruuse
Application procedure: Contact Ursula Ziegler for enrollment and information.
Monica Loughman Ballet - Academy of Russian Ballet
Tel: +353 (0)86 776 1110
Director: Monica Loughman
The Academy of Russian Ballet full-time international programme in dance starts in the second week of September and consists of three terms with one month of training in Russia in April.
Address: Toun bldg 4F, 1-13-10 Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 105-0023
Tel: +81 (0)3-5730-2732
Fax: +81 (0)3-5730-2733
Open classes in for beginners and professionals in classical ballet and contemporary
de Theaterschool, Postbus 15323
1001 MH Amsterdam
Tel: +31 (0)20 527 7667
Fax: +31 (0)20 527 7642
Director: Christopher Powney
The Academy works in association with the Dutch National Ballet
Koninklijk Conservatorium - Dance Dept in association with Nederlands Dans Theater
Juliana van Stolberglaan 1, 2595 CA The Hague
Tel: +31 (0)70 381 42 51
Director: Nancy Euverink
Daily courses in Classical Ballet, Pas de Deux, Modern, Pointework, Repertoire
New Zealand School of Dance
Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre, 11 Hutchison Rd, Newton, Wellington
PO Box 7146, Wellington 6242
Tel: +64 4 381 9252
Fax: +64 4 389 4996
Director: Garry Trinder
The Scottish School of Contemporary Dance
The Space, Dundee College, Kingsway Campus,
Old Glamis Rd, Dundee DD3 8LE
Tel: +44 (0)1382 834896
Fax: +44 (0)1382 884265
Application procedure: contact Morag on +44 (0)1382 834946
Höhere Fachschule für Zeitgenössischen und Urbanen Bühnentanz
Pfingstweidstrasse 101, 8005 Zürich
Director: Frank Rutishauser
Artistic director: Jochen Heckmann
Houston Ballet Ben Stevenson Academy
Artistic Director, Houston Ballet: Stanton Welch
Associate Director, Houston Ballet Academy: Shelly Power
American Academy of Ballet
250 West 90th St, 3A
Tel: +1 212 787 9500
Fax: +1 212 787 8636
Director: Mignon Furman
Application procedure: contact the school
School of American Ballet at Lincoln Centre,
Tel: +1 212 7696 600
See website for application process