The Washington Ballet auditions are intended for classically trained dancers with performance experience with a professional company or school. Repertoire includes classical works such as Swan Lake, Giselle and Don Quixote, materials by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins and works by some of the world’s most exciting choreographers working today.
The Washington Ballet is a professional company and the artists of the Company are presented an American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA) 37-week contract (min).
You may submit audition materials for Company and Studio Company positions. Once you have submitted the materials as outlined below, they will be reviewed for consideration and a possible invitation to audition in person.
Please no phone calls but please email the materials list below to firstname.lastname@example.org. The following information must be included:
- Indicate interest in studio company or trainee program
Accepted formats: .doc, .docx, .pdf files
- Email Address
- Date of birth
- Height in feet/inches
- Visa status (if applicable)
- Training and Performance Experience
- Headshot and Dance Photographs
Accepted formats: .jpg, pdf files
- One headshot
- One or more full body dance photos
- Video Link
Accepted formats: YouTube or Vimeo (provide link passwords if necessary)
- Classical and contemporary works
Your audition application will not be processed if the requested materials have not been submitted.