National Auditions

Summer intensives provide dancers with an opportunity to study under some of the most renowned dance instructors in the country. Each year Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre brings celebrated dance companies to Baton Rouge to audition regional dancers for limited spots in their prestigious programs.
All auditions will take place at The Dancers’ Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Ct., Baton Rouge, LA 70810.
Each program has separate, specific audition requirements, so explore the links to each company’s website below for more information.

Auditions are as follows

Each summer intensive has its own specific audition requirements. Click the links for each program to learn more.

Nashville Ballet

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Nashville Ballet

Registration: 2:00 p.m.
Class: 3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. (Ages 11+ by the time of the intensive)

Young dancer intensive for 9-13 year olds –  no audition necessary.  Come to the audition registration to talk to NB staff!

$35 audition fee (payable to Nashville Ballet) $10 discount if register online

Please bring headshot, picture in 1st arabesque, and resume (if 15 years old and above)

Nashville Ballet Summer Intensive Website

Oklahoma City Ballet

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Oklahoma City Ballet

Registration: 2:00 p.m.
Class: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Ages 13-23)

$25 Audition Fee (payable to Oklahoma City Ballet) $20 if pre-registered

Please bring 4″ x 6″ photo in 1st arabesque.

Oklahoma City Ballet Summer Intensive Website

Next Generation Ballet- Patel Conservatory

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Next Generation Ballet-Patel Conservatory

Registration: 1:30-2:00 p.m.

Class: 2:00-3:30 p.m.. (Age: 11-19 by June 15,2020)

$35 audition fee (payable to Next Generation Ballet)

Please bring headshot and photo in 1st arabesque.

Patel Conservatory Summer Intensive Website

American Ballet Theatre

Saturday, January 25, 2020

American Ballet Theatre

Registration: 1 hour before audition time
Ages 11 – 14: 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  (must be 11 by audition date)
Ages 15-20: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  ( No older than 20 on June 22, 2020)

$40 audition fee (payable to American Ballet Theatre)

Please bring headshot and photo in 1st arabesque in center on pointe or demi-pointe.

American Ballet Theatre Summer Intensive Website