2016 Summer Intensive Audition Tour

Students must be between 11 and 22 years of age, and should have previous ballet training in order to audition for the Summer Intensive. Silicon Valley Ballet School Auditions are structured to be welcoming and enriching experiences. Questions are welcome, and professional audition photographs are not required.

San Francisco, CA

Sunday, January 10th
City Ballet, San Francisco
10 Colton St., San Francisco, CA 94103

Trainee and Company Audition
Registration: 1:00-1:30pm
Audition Class: 1:30-3:00pm
Summer Intensive Audition
Registration: 2:30-3:00pm
Audition Class: 3:00-4:30pm

Salt Lake City, UT

 Saturday, January 23rd
University of Utah, Marriott Center for Dance
330 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Registration: 12:30pm-1:30pm
Audition Class: 1:30pm-3:00pm

Los Angeles, CA

Sunday, January 31st
Los Angeles Ballet Academy
16422 Ventura Boulevard, Encino, CA 91436

Registration: 1:00-1:30pm
Audition Class: 1:30-3:00pm

San Diego, CA

Monday, February 1
Performing Arts Workshop
1465 Encinitas Blvd. A102
Encinitas, CA 92024

Registration: 4:30-5:00
Audition Class: 5:00-6:30

Santa Cruz, CA

Saturday, February 6th
The Studio, Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre
2800 S. Rodeo Gulch Road, Soquel, CA 95073

Registration: 6:00pm-6:30pm
Audition Class: 6:30pm-8:00pm

 San Jose, CA

Sunday, February 21st*
Silicon Valley Ballet San Jose Studios
40 North 1st St., San Jose, CA 95113

Ages 11-13
Registration: 9:00am-9:30am
Audition: 9:30am-11:00am

Ages 14-22
Registration: 10:30am-11:00am
Audition: 11:00am-12:30pm


*Please note that the Silicon Valley Ballet San Jose Studios will not be open prior to 9:00am.

Pre-register for the San Jose Audition by Feb. 1 and receive a discount ticket code for Silicon Valley Ballet’s Season Repertory performance on Sunday, Feb. 21 at 1:30pm, directly after the audition.

Students who are not on pointe or who started pointe after September 2015 should audition in flat shoes.
Artistic Director José Manuel Carreño will attend auditions in San Jose and San Francisco.

Required for All Auditions

  • $35 Audition Fee
  • Audition Form
  • Head shot*
  • Photo in 1st arabesque*

*Professional photos not required. These photos are for identification purposes for our audition adjudicators, and can be home photographs printed on regular printer paper.


Photo by Bari Lee

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