2019/2020 Season Auditions

Metropolitan Ballet will hold auditions for dancer roles in 2019/2020 productions including The Nutcracker, with local performances planned for December 7 & 8, 2019 and performances in Ballet Salina’s production planned for November 22 & 24, 2019. Questions – call 316-768-7180.

Location:
2919 East Kellogg Dr. 
Wichita, KS 67211

Dates & Times:
Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 11:00am-1:00pm
Ages 15 and older.  Must be enrolled in three ballet technique classes per week with at least two years of ballet training.

Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
Ages 11-14. Must be enrolled in two ballet technique classes per week with at least two years of ballet training.

Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 1:00pm-2:30 pm
Ages 6-10. Must be enrolled in one ballet technique class per week with at least one year of ballet training.  

Instructions:
Required attire for females: Leotard, pink tights, ballet slippers. Hair should be properly secured. No skirts are to be worn. Bring pointe shoes into the studio if you have them, and have your feet prepared to show pointe work at the end of class if you are auditioning on pointe.  
Required attire for males: Tights, ballet slippers, and t-shirt or form-fitting top.  

Remote Auditions:
If you are unable to attend the audition, please submit a video of the following class work. Filmed from the side view: Pliés, tendus, dégagés, ronds de jambs, grand battement. Filmed from the front view:  an adagio that shows extensions and balance, pirouettes, petite allégro and grand allégro.  Please demonstrate pirouettes and fouetté turns on pointe if you are auditioning for a possible pointe roll. Upload your video to a private YouTube channel and email a shareable link to metropolitanballetwichita@gmail.com by Monday, August 12, 2019.

Please DOWNLOAD THE audition paperwork linked below AND BRING it WITH YOU at the time of auditions. To pre-register online for auditions, fill out and submit the form below.

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