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
(maximum of 5 minutes; only one side need of each combination)
Pliés, tendus, adagio, grands battements
(maximum 10 minutes)
Pirouette combination with pirouettes en-dehors and en-dedans, adagio
Small jumps, petit allegro, medium size allegro, including assemblés, jetés, sissonnes, etc.
(for ladies currently dancing on pointe)
Warm up échappés, retirés, double pirouettes en-dehors and en-dedans on pointe, fouettés
Include tour en l’air, entre chat six and a la seconde turns, if level applicable.