Auditions

Admission to Summer Course in NYC is by audition only.  US-based applicants must  audition in person at one of our National Audition Tour locations or on specified dates at SAB’s headquarters in Manhattan.  Students living outside the continental US may audition by video.

 

 

National Audition Tour

Students who are age-eligible for Summer Course may audition at all National Audition Tour locations.  The National Audition Tour is held in January each year.  Pre-registration is strongly recommended for the National Audition Tour.  Those who pre-register receive a discounted audition fee of $32*. (The on-site registration cost is $45*.)

*A $5 administrative fee is added for 12-year-old applicants who are applying to both the Young Dancer Series AND the 5-week Summer Course in NYC.

The tour schedule is posted in the fall for the following year. 

 

Auditions at SAB

SAB holds Summer Program auditions in New York City by appointment on specific days in January. 
Pre-registration is required for all auditions taking place at SAB.  Those who prepay the fee at the time of preregistering receive a discounted audition fee of $45*. The on-site audition fee is $60*.

*A $5 administrative fee is added for 12-year-old applicants who are applying to both the Young Dancer Series AND the 5-week Summer Course in NYC.
 

Auditions by Video

Applicants who reside outside the continental US are invited to apply by video for Summer Course in NYC. 
▸Click here for more information on applying by video.


NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY

The School of American Ballet has a nondiscrimination policy with respect to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the School. It does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, sexual orientation, national origin or any other protected characteristic in administration of its education policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs or any other school-administered programs.

 

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