2018/19 Curriculum/Career Track Audition
August 5, 2018
The Portland Ballet will hold auditions for new students August 5 for its 2018/19 Curriculum and Career Track programs. Auditions will be held at TPB’s studio, 6250 SW Capitol Highway. There is NO registration fee.
This audition is for students age 8-22. Audition forms will be provided at the time of audition, and digital photos will be taken during registration. Dancers should not bring resumés or headshots.
Dancers Age 8-11
Registration from 12:00-12:30pm
Class from 12:30-1:30pm
*if on pointe please attend audition for ages 12+
Dancers Age 12-22
Registration from 1:30-2:00pm
Class from 2:00-4:00pm
*if on pointe, please bring pointe shoes
*Students younger than 8 can audition during a regularly scheduled class. Call the studio for more information and class schedules.
- Girls: A simple leotard, pink tights and ballet slippers (and, if applicable, pointe shoes)
- Boys: Black tights, a white T-shirt/leotard and ballet slippers
Young Dancer Summer 2018
Call 503.452.8448 or email to schedule a placement audition.
NO REGISTRATION FEE
All auditions held at The Portland Ballet Studios: 6250 SW Capitol Highway
(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.