Send your completed application and $6 application fee, postmarked on or before Friday, September 11, 2015 to:Education/Ballet Class Series
Please apply early as space is limited.
Late Applications Cannot Be Accepted.
Audition schedules will be finalized once all applications have been received. You will receive notification of your audition time after September 16, 2015. Requested audition times will be honored when possible but are not guaranteed.
The audition will be held in a rehearsal room. Plan to arrive in the Hall of States (north entrance) at least 30 minutes prior to your assigned audition time dressed for the audition.
Please bring proof of age to the audition.
If selected, the series fee ($90 for finalists; $45 for alternates) must be received prior to the first class.
Finalists must commit to participating in all ballet master classes in the 2015-2016 season. Alternates are guaranteed attendance in at least four of the ballet classes.
All accepted students are expected to attend all ballet master classes to which they are assigned. Working rehearsals and contemporary dance master classes are optional. Please check with your ballet school and your other schedules to be sure you will be able to attend classes if selected.
Students are expected to attend all classes to which they are assigned. In the case of an unavoidable absence, notice must be given at least 48 hours prior to a class to allow the slot to be offered to an alternate. Absences with less notification will be considered unexcused. Two unexcused absences may result in dismissal from the series. No refunds will be given.
We are pleased to announce that recent participants from area ballet schools are now dancing with premiere companies around the world.
Call the Kennedy Center Education Division at (202) 416-8846.Credits:
Funding for the Ballet Class Series is provided by the U.S. Department of Education and the Kennedy Center Corporate Fund.