Auditions

Upcoming Auditions

Thank you for your interest in Richmond Ballet.

2016 Audition Brochure Inside

2016 Audition Brochure Outside

Please note that our auditions on January 23 & 24 have been postponed due to the inclement weather. We will be holding auditions for ages 13-21 at The Ailey Studios on:

February 27 5:00-6:00pm Registration 6:00-8:00pm Audition class

February 28 2:30-3:30pm Registration 3:30-5:30pm Audition class

Please click on the tabs below for more information about the area(s) you are interested in auditioning for:

Professional Company

Stoner Winslett, Artistic Director
Women: 5’4” – 5’7” Men: 5’10” – 6’3”
Contracts: 38-42 weeks, competitive salaries
Dancers interested in auditioning for the professional company must contact the company manager and pre-submit a résumé to schedule an audition. Only dancers of soloist level will be considered for company positions.

For more information, please contact:
Tracie Woods Morin
Company Manager
804-344-0906 ext 245 or tmorin@richmondballet.com

Richmond Ballet II

Igor Antonov, Director
Women: 5’4” – 5’7” Men: 5’10” – 6’3”
Contracts: 32-38 weeks, competitive salaries
Dancers interested in auditioning for Richmond Ballet’s second performing company must be between the ages of 18 and 21 and must attend an audition during the season’s audition tour.

Audition Fee $25 (CASH ONLY). Bring a photo of first arabesque profile (ladies en pointe) to the audition. A résumé is also required for Richmond Ballet II auditions.

 

 Sunday, January 10  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16 1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 17  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, January 23  The Ailey Studios, New York, NY  Ages 13-21  5:30-6:30pm Registration  6:30-8:30pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 24  The Ailey Studios, New York, NY  Ages 13-21  12:30-1:30pm Registration  1:30-3:30pm Audition Class
 Saturday, January 30  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  2:00-3:00pm Registration  3:00-5:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 31  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 7  University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC  Ages 13-21  12:00-1:00pm Registration  1:00-3:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 14  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16 10:00-11:00am Registration  11:00am-1:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, February 20  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  11:00am-12:00pm Registration  12:00-2:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 21  Atlanta Ballet, Atlanta, GA  Ages 13-21  9:30-10:30am Registration 10:30am-1:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, March 5  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  2:00-3:00pm Registration  3:00-5:00pm Audition Class
 Friday, March 11  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  1:30-2:30pm Registration  2:30-4:30pm  Audition Class

For more information, please contact:
Tracie Woods Morin
Company Manager
804-344-0906 ext 245 or tmorin@richmondballet.com

Trainee

Judy Jacob, Artistic Associate and School Director

Summer Session Dates: June 27 – July 30, 2016
In order to be considered for the Richmond Ballet Trainee Program, you must attend the Summer Intensive Program to learn repertory for the season.
The Summer Intensive Program includes ballet, pointe, partnering, variations,  men’s technique, jazz, modern, character dance, enrichment courses and performance opportunities.

Audition Fee $25 (CASH ONLY). Bring a photo of first arabesque profile (ladies en pointe) to the audition. A résumé is also required for Trainee Program auditions.

 

 Sunday, January 10  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 17  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, January 23  The Ailey Studios, New York, NY  Ages 13-21  5:30-6:30pm Registration  6:30-8:30pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 24  The Ailey Studios, New York, NY  Ages 13-21  12:30-1:30pm Registration  1:30-3:30pm Audition Class
 Saturday, January 30  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  2:00-3:00pm Registration  3:00-5:00pm  Audition Class
 Sunday, January 31  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 7  University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC  Ages 13-21  12:00-1:00pm Registration  1:00-3:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 14  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  10:00-11:00am Registration  11:00am-1:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, February 20  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  11:00am-12:00pm Registration  12:00-2:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 21  Atlanta Ballet, Atlanta, GA  Ages 13-21  9:30-10:30am Registration 10:30am-1:00pm Audition Class
Saturday, March 5  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  2:00-3:00pm Registration  3:00-5:00pm Audition Class
 Friday, March 11  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  1:30-2:30pm Registration  2:30-4:30pm Audition Class

For more information, please contact:
Rebecca Weger
Manager, The School of Richmond Ballet
804-344-0906 ext 231 or rweger@richmondballet.com

Summer Intensive

Judy Jacob, Artistic Associate and School Director

Summer Session Dates: June 27 – July 30, 2016
The Summer Intensive Program includes ballet, pointe, partnering, variations, men’s technique, jazz, modern, character dance, enrichment courses and performance opportunities.

Audition Fee $25 (CASH ONLY). Bring a photo of first arabesque profile (ladies en pointe) to the audition.

 

 Sunday, January 10  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16 1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 17  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, January 23  The Ailey Studios, New York, NY  Ages 13-21  5:30-6:30pm Registration  6:30-8:30pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 24  The Ailey Studios, New York, NY  Ages 13-21  12:30-1:30pm Registration  1:30-3:30pm Audition Class
 Saturday, January 30  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  2:00-3:00pm Registration  3:00-5:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, January 31  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  1:00-2:00pm Registration  2:00-4:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 7  University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC  Ages 13-21  12:00-1:00pm Registration  1:00-3:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 14  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 12-16  10:00-11:00am Registration  11:00am-1:00pm Audition Class
 Saturday, February 20  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  11:00am-12:00pm Registration  12:00-2:00pm Audition Class
 Sunday, February 21  Atlanta Ballet, Atlanta, GA  Ages 13-21 9:30-10:30am Registration  10:30am-1:00pm  Audition Class
 Saturday, March 5  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  2:00-3:00pm Registration  3:00-5:00pm Audition Class
 Friday, March 11  Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA  Ages 17-21  1:30-2:30pm Registration  2:30-4:30pm Audition Class

Video Audition:

Only Summer Intensive Program applicants may submit a video audition. DVD should be no more than 10 minutes in length. Please include Video Audition Form, photos, and $30 video audition fee with DVD. Click here for the information form:  Video Audition Information 16

For more information, please contact:
Rebecca Weger
Manager, The School of Richmond Ballet
804-344-0906 ext 231 or rweger@richmondballet.com