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Summer Intensive Audition Tour Schedule & pReregistration

Admittance into the summer intensive program is by audition. Houston Ballet Academy students enrolled for the Spring Semester do not need to audition for the summer program. The six-week summer intensive program for levels 5-8 is June 20-July 29, 2016. Level 5 students have the option of attending six weeks or the three-week program June 20-July 9, 2016.

ALL auditioners must print, complete, and bring this audition form to the audition. Online preregistration is strongly encouraged, but not required. Preregistration is available for each city until midnight on the Tuesday prior to each audition. Preregistration fee is nonrefundable $35 and in-person registration fee is nonrefundable $40. You may only audition in one city. You must audition in your age group based on your age the day of the audition.

To preregister online:

  1. For existing users: If you have attended Houston Ballet Academy within the last 2 years, use your existing username and password and log in here. Then, proceed to step 2.

    For new usersCreate a new username and password here. Then, proceed to step 2.

  2. Log in here and click on Registration Forms on the left side of the screen.

  3. Select the applicable (new or existing user) 2016 Audition Tour Preregistration Form. You will choose your audition city from a dropdown menu in the form. 

  4. A nonrefundable $35 credit card payment is required to complete the form. 

  5. In addition to preregistering online, you will need to complete, print, and bring a completed audition form, proof of payment, and 1st arabesque photo (en pointe or demi-pointe) and headshot to the audition. Hard copies of the form will be available at the audition.

Please arrive at the registration times corresponding to your age group listed below to check-in and receive your audition number. For day-of audition updates and weather issues, please check our Facebook account.

Video auditions: DVD auditions are accepted but an in-person audition is strongly preferred. DVDs may be mailed from January 1 through January 31. The Academy does not accept electronic submissions for the summer program. Required materials and form must be postmarked by the deadline. Video audition results will be conveyed by email by February 27.

Please refer to Summer Intensive FAQ's webpage for more information on video and on-site auditions, or see our past brochure here

Houston Ballet II Auditions: All audition tour cities will be Houston Ballet II consideration cities. If the adjudicator feels a student may be a candidate for HBII, the student will be notified via email and invited to attend an audition class at Houston Ballet Academy. Click here to watch a video about our Houston Ballet II program.

If you have any questions regarding the information above, please leave a message on Summer Intensive Hotline at 713-874-5477 or email hbacademy@houstonballet.org. 

Adjudicators

Date

Location

Address

Ages

Registration Times

Audition Times

Sally Rojas-Herrera & Andrew Murphy



Friday
2/12/2016

Atlanta

Atlanta Ballet
1695 Marietta Blvd. NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 873-5811

12-14 
15+

4:00-4:30 PM
5:00-6:00 PM

4:30-6:00 PM
6:00-7:30 PM

Cheryne Busch & Andrew Murphy

Friday
1/22/2016

Boca Raton


The Harid Conservatory
2285 Potomac Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(561) 997-2677


12-14
15+

6:00-6:30 PM
7:00-8:00 PM


6:30-8:00 PM
8:00-9:30 PM

Claudio Muñoz & Sabrina Lenzi

Sunday
1/17/2016



Boston

 


Boston Ballet
19 Clarendon St.
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 456-6333

12-14
15+ 

3:30-4:00 PM
4:30-5:30 PM

4:00-5:30 PM
5:30-7:00 PM

Cheryne Busch & Andrew Murphy

Saturday
1/23/2016

Chicago

Joffrey Ballet Chicago
10 East Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601

12-14
15+

4:00 -4:30 PM
5:00-6:00 PM

4:30-6:00 PM
6:00-7:30 PM

Cheryne Busch & Beth Everitt

Sunday
2/07/2016

Columbus

Ballet Met
322 Mount Vernon Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 229-4860

12-14
15+

5:00-5:30 PM
6:00-7:00 PM

5:30-7:00 PM
7:00-8:30 PM

Susan Bryant & Alex Pandiscio

Sunday
2/14/2016

Denver

Colorado Ballet
1075 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204
(303) 339-1623

12-14
15+

3:00-3:30 PM
4:00-5:00 PM

3:30-5:00 PM
5:00-6:30 PM

Academy Artistic Staff

Saturday
1/16/2016

Houston


Houston Ballet
601 Preston St.
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 535-3210

7-9
10-11
12-14
15+

12:00-1:00 PM
12:00-1:00 PM
1:00-2:00 PM
2:30-3:30 PM

1:00-2:30 PM
1:00-2:30 PM
2:30-4:00 PM
4:00-5:30 PM

Academy Artistic Staff

Saturday
2/13/2016 

Houston

Houston Ballet
601 Preston St.
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 535-3210

7-9
10-11
12-14
15+

12:00-1:00 PM
12:00-1:00 PM
1:00-2:00 PM
2:30-3:30 PM

1:00-2:30 PM
1:00-2:30 PM
2:30-4:00 PM
4:00-5:30 PM

Cheryne Busch & Steven Woodgate

Sunday
1/10/2016

Indianapolis

Indiana Ballet Conservatory
849 West Carmel Drive
Carmel, IN 46032

12-14
15+

5:00-5:30 PM
6:00-7:00 PM

5:30-7:00 PM
7:00-8:30 PM

Cheryne Busch & Steven Woodgate

Saturday
1/09/2016

New York City

The Ailey Studio
The Joan Weill Center for Dance
405 W 55th St. at 9th Ave
New York, NY 10019
(212) 405-9002


12-14
15-16
17+





5:00-5:30
5:30-6:30
7:30-8:00




5:30-7:00
7:00-8:30
8:30-10:00

Claudion Muñoz & Sabrina Lenzi 

Saturday
1/09/2016

Orange County

Southland Ballet Academy
9527 Garfield Avenue
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
(714) 962-5440

12-13
14-15
16+

3:00-3:30 PM
4:00-5:00 PM
5:30-6:30 PM

3:30-5:00 PM
5:00-6:30 PM
6:30-8:00 PM

Claudio Muñoz & Sabrina Lenzi

Sunday
1/10/2016

Phoenix

Ballet Arizona
2835 E. Washington St.
Phoeniz, AZ 85034
(602) 381-0188

12-14
15+

3:00-3:30 PM
4:00-5:00 PM

3:30-5:00 PM
5:00-7:30 PM

Sally Rojas-Herrera

Saturday
1/30/2016

Salt Lake City

Ballet West
Jessie Eccles Quinney Ballet Centre
52 West 200 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
(801) 869-6900

12-14
15+

4:00-4:30 PM
5:00-6:00 PM

4:30-6:00 PM
6:00-7:30 PM

Claudio Muñoz & Sabrina Lenzi

Friday
1/08/2016

San Francisco

San Francisco Ballet
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
455 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 861-5600


12-13
14-15
16+


3:00-3:30 PM
4:00-5:00 PM
5:30-6:30 PM


3:30-5:00 PM
5:00-6:30 PM
6:30-8:00 PM

Sally Rojas-Herrera & Andrew Murphy

Sunday
1/31/2016

Seattle

Pacific Northwest Ballet
301 Mercer Street
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 441-2435

12-13
14-15
16+

2:00-2:30 PM
3:00-4:00 PM
4:30-5:30 PM

2:30-4:00 PM
4:00-5:30 PM
5:30-7:00 PM

Claudio Muñoz & Sabrina Lenzi

Saturday
1/16/2016

Washington D.C.

Washington Ballet
3515 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 362-2606

12-13
14-15
16+

1:00-1:30 PM
2:00-3:00 PM
3:30-4:30 PM

1:30-3:00 PM
3:00-4:30 PM
4:30-6:00 PM

Cheryne Busch & Andrew Murphy

Sunday
1/24/2016

Winston-Salem

University of North Carolina School for the Arts
1533 S. Main St.
Workplace Bldg.
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

12-14
15+

2:00-2:30 PM
3:00-4:00 PM

2:30-4:00
4:00-5:30