State Street Ballet: About

Auditions 2018

Auditions for our 2018 Summer Intensive, 2018/19 Professional Track Trainee Program, and 2018/19 Company positions will be held together, at the locations and dates listed below.

State Street Ballet's 2018 Summer Intensive (June 25 - July 20) is for serious ballet students ages 12-21, and includes training in ballet, modern, pas de deux, jazz, pointe, and strength-training. The Summer Intensive culminates in a fully-staged performance for family and friends.

State Street Ballet's 2018/19 Professional Track Trainee Program is a year-round intensive that is designed for the advanced dancer with aspirations of a professional career. For students ages 18-22, this innovative course meets five days a week, 32 weeks per year, preparing dancers for a career in dance through participation in State Street Ballet company class, opportunities to perform and tour with the professional company, and a focus on fine-tuning both technique and artistry.

Click here for information on our 2018 Spring Workshop - an opportunity to spend a week with us in Santa Barbara, learn company repertoire, and audition for State Street Ballet or our Professional Track Trainee Program in a more personal way.

State Street Ballet is an internationally acclaimed company of professional dancers from around the world. We look for dancers with strong classical and contemporary backgrounds, who are interested in working collaboratively and exploring their individual styles of movement. Pointe work for the women, strong partnering skills, and modern dance training are required.

How to Audition

Attend one of the open auditions shown in the audition schedule below. Download the application form (below), fill it out, and bring it to the audition along with a headshot, dance photo in first arabesque, and $20 (cash only) for audition fee.

Download the Application Forms

Company Audition Form 

Summer Intensive and Professional Track Audition Form

For information contact State Street Ballet  (805) 845-1432 or email State Street Ballet

2018 National Audition Tour

  Sat, March 17, 2018


Chicago IL

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (Studio A)

1147 W Jackson Blvd., Chicago IL 60607

(312) 850 9766

  Sun, March 18, 2018


New York NY

School of American Ballet

70 Lincoln Plaza, 5th Floor, New York NY 10023

(212) 769 6606