National Audition Tour – 2020 tour info

PBT School is excited to announce our 2020 National Audition Tour Dates! During our National Audition Tour, dancers from all across the country and world are invited to audition for three exceptional programs; Intensive Summer Program“Company Experience” Workshop, and Pre-Professional Program. Approximately 275 students attend these programs each year. Times listed below are for on-site registration.

PRE-REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

  • Atlanta, GA
    Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education
    1/19/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Austin, TX
    Ballet Austin
    2/01/2020
    @ 4:30 p.m.
  • Boca Raton, FL
    The Harid Conservatory
    1/11/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Boston, MA
    Boston Ballet
    1/25/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Brewster, NY
    Seven Star Performing Arts
    2/8/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Charlotte, NC
    Charlotte Ballet
    2/02/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Chicago, IL
    The Joffrey Ballet
    2/01/2020
    @ 4:30 p.m.
  • Chula Vista, CA
    Chula Vista Ballet
    1/10/2020
    @ 6 p.m.
  • Cincinnati, OH
    Cincinnati Ballet
    1/11/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Columbus, OH
    Ballet Met
    1/12/2020
    @ 3 p.m.
  • Coppell, TX
    Ballet Academy of Texas
    1/26/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Denver, CO
    Academy of Colorado Ballet
    1/18/2020
    @ 3:30 p.m.
  • Detroit, MI
    Michigan Opera Theatre
    1/12/2020
    @ 1 p.m.
  • Fort Worth, TX
    Texas Ballet Theatre
    1/19/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Herndon, VA
    Academy of Russian Ballet
    2/2/2020
    @ 1 p.m.
  • Houston, TX
    Houston Ballet
    1/11/2020
    @ 4 p.m.
  • Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis School of Ballet
    1/11/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Kansas City, MO
    Kansas City Ballet
    1/25/2020
    @ 4 p.m.
  • Livonia, MI
    Madonna University
    1/26/2020
    @ 1 p.m.
  • Murrietta, CA
    Academy of Ballet Arts
    1/12/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Nashville, TN
    Nashville Ballet
    1/18/2020
    @ 2:30 p.m.
  • New York, NY
    School of American Ballet
    1/18/2020
    @ 2:30 p.m.
  • Noblesville, IN
    En Pointe Indiana Ballet
    2/02/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Oklahoma City, OK
    Oklahoma City Ballet
    1/12/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Orlando, FL
    Orlando Ballet
    1/25/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Philadelphia, PA
    Rock School for Dance Education
    1/25/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Phoenix, AZ
    School of Ballet Arizona
    1/19/2020
    @ 1 p.m.
  • Pittsburgh, PA
    Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School
    2/01/2020
    @ 12 p.m.
  • Plano, TX
    Hathaway Academy of Ballet
    1/11/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Richmond, VA
    Richmond Ballet
    1/26/2020
    @ 12 p.m.
  • Sacramento, CA
    Deane Dance Center
    1/16/2020
    @ 5:30 p.m.
  • Salt Lake City, UT
    Ballet West
    1/26/2020
    @ 3 p.m.
  • San Francisco, CA
    San Francisco Ballet
    1/26/2020
    @ 2:30 p.m.
  • Santa Monica, CA
    Westside School of Ballet
    1/11/2020
    @ 2:30 p.m.
  • Seattle, WA
    Pacific Northwest Ballet
    1/19/2020
    @ 5:15 p.m.
  • Spokane, WA
    Ballet Arts Academy
    1/18/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Tampa, FL
    Patel Conservatory Youth Ballet
    1/26/2020
    @ 2 p.m.
  • Washington, D.C.
    Washington Ballet
    1/19/2020
    @ 10:30 a.m.
  • Winston-Salem, NC
    University of North Carolina
    School of the Arts
    2/01/2020
    @ 3 p.m.
  • International Auditions for ISP 2021:
    Osaka, Japan
    August 2020

Audition Information

Age Requirements: Program is open to students 12 and older. Applicants must be 12 years of age by program start date.

Registration: Times listed above are for on-site registration. Registration fee of $40 (exact cash or check) is due those registering on-site.
Online pre-registration will be available this year for $30 and will be opening soon! 

Video Auditions: Video auditions are accepted.  A $45 processing fee is due with video submission. Videos must be received at PBT School by March 1. Questions? Contact PBT School at 412-281-6727 or PBTSchool@pittsburghballet.org. For the submission form, video requirements and instructions, click here.

Male Photo Requirements: Full-body shot in black tights, white t-shirt, white socks and shoes, posed in first arabesque.

Female Photo Requirements: Full-body shot in black leotard, pink tights and pointe shoes, posed in first arabesque.

Other Auditions Scheduled at PBT Studios: Download a full list of the schools and companies hosting auditions at PBT studios this year.