AUDITIONS

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Upcoming Auditions ~

Summer Ballet Intensive

If you missed the audition and are interested in attending TPB’s Summer Intensive, please contact the Academy Registrar or see details regarding video auditions.

Video Audition deadline ~ FEBRUARY 24, 2017.

 Young Dancer Summer

If you are interested in attending TPB’s 4-week Young Dancer Summer program (ages 6-12), please contact the Academy Registrar.

Click HERE for a registration form.

Dancers Age 3 – 7
Please call 503.452.8448 for placement information.

All auditions held at The Portland Ballet Studios: 6250 SW Capitol Highway

Dancers who are en pointe, please bring pointe shoes to the audition.
Girls: please wear a simple leotard, pink tights and ballet slippers (or, if applicable, pointe shoes)
Boys: please wear black tights, a white t-shirt/leotard and ballet slippers

Video Audition Requirements

Please submit your video with the audition registration form by mail or email to registrar@theportlandballet.org. Dancers must provide a digital headshot along with audition video.

The deadline for Summer Intensive video submissions is FEBRUARY 24, 2017.

Barre Work

(maximum of 5 minutes; only one side need of each combination)
Pliés, tendus, adagio, grands battements

Centre Work

(maximum 10 minutes)
Pirouette combination with pirouettes en-dehors and en-dedans, adagio

Allegro combinations:

Small jumps, petit allegro, medium size allegro, including assemblés, jetés, sissonnes, etc.

Pointe Work

(for ladies currently dancing on pointe)
Warm up échappés, retirés, double pirouettes en-dehors and en-dedans on pointe, fouettés

Men

Include tour en l’air, entre chat six and a la seconde turns, if level applicable.

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