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 in person at The NeuroMedical Center Studio 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.

2024 auditions include:

Each summer intensive has its own specific audition requirements. Click the links for each program to learn more.  Some programs and websites have not yet been updated but the 2024 dates and times are correct.

Nashville Ballet

Saturday, January 13, 2024

Nashville Ballet

Class: January 13, 2024,  12:30 2:00, Registration 12:00-12:30

Dancers ages 12 and up are invited to audition.

$35 pre-registration audition fee, $40 walk-up fee

Nashville Ballet Summer Intensive Website

Next Generation Ballet- Patel Conservatory

Saturday, January 20, 2024

Next Generation Ballet-Patel Conservatory

Class:  January 20th 1:00 – 2:30 pm.   In-person registration begins at 12:30.

Ages: 10-20 Dancers must be at least 11 years old and ladies must have at least 1 year of pointe experience by the start of the intensive to audition.

$35 audition fee.  Please pre-register.

Next Generation Ballet Summer Intensive Website

Cosmopolitan Ballet Theatre

Sunday, January 21, 2024

Cosmopolitan Ballet Theatre

Class: January 21, 2024,  1:30-3:00  Registration at 1:00

Dancers ages 12 and up are invited to audition

Cosmopolitan Ballet Theatre Intensive Website

Sarasota Ballet

Sunday, January 28, 2024

Sarasota Ballet

Class: January 28, 2024,  1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Dancers ages 12 and up are invited to audition.  Junior intensive for 9-12 y/o without audition.

Pre-register please $40 audition fee, walkups $45

Sarasota Ballet Intensive Website