auditions

Jessica Gadzinski, a former apprentice with North Carolina Dance Theatre, shares her tales from the audition trail with Pointe.

 

Published January 26, 2010
Suzanne Farell Ballet dancer Amy Brandt answers your questions about audition strategies, improving the look of your feet, and more.more »
Published November 24, 2009
There's more than one way to become a professional ballet dancer.more »
Published November 24, 2009
Ashley Wheater, artistic director of The Joffrey Ballet, on auditioning for his company.more »
Published November 23, 2009
A few weeks before the audition, write down corrections your teacher gives you in class to help you remember what you need to work on. If you have time, take a few extra classes. Take a good arabesque photo—one that’s in focus, centered and, most importantly, reflects what you can do. (Hint: Pi…more »
Published November 23, 2009
Inside the audition for American Ballet Theatre's Summer Intensive Program.more »
Published November 20, 2009
Suzanna Farrell Ballet dancer Amy Brandt answers your questions about auditions, demi-pointe and the most strategic training routes.more »
Published February 1, 2009
There’s more than one way to become a professional ballet dancer.more »