Pre-Professional Audition

Overview

General Audition Information

Pre-Professional Division Auditions take place during an in-class audition at Joffrey Tower or during our National Audition Tour.

Audition Tour Dates will be posted in September.  

If you would like to set up an in-class audition at Joffrey Tower in Chicago, please contact reception [at] joffrey [dot] org

  

 What to bring:

  • A formal headshot (4 x 6 size) with ballet hairstyle is required in addition to the audition form. Headshots will not be returned. 
  • Body shot in first arabesque (4 x 6 print)
  • Audition form


Required attire for girls:

  • pink tights
  • black leotard
  • ballet slippers
  • Girls age 12 and older who are already working en pointe must bring their pointe shoes in addition to ballet slippers

Required attire for boys:

  • white t-shirt
  • full-length black tights
  • black ballet slippers


 

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General Audition Information

Pre-Professional Division Auditions take place during an in-class audition at Joffrey Tower or during our National Audition Tour.

Audition Tour Dates will be posted in September.  

If you would like to set up an in-class audition at Joffrey Tower in Chicago, please contact reception [at] joffrey [dot] org

  

 What to bring:

  • A formal headshot (4 x 6 size) with ballet hairstyle is required in addition to the audition form. Headshots will not be returned. 
  • Body shot in first arabesque (4 x 6 print)
  • Audition form


Required attire for girls:

  • pink tights
  • black leotard
  • ballet slippers
  • Girls age 12 and older who are already working en pointe must bring their pointe shoes in addition to ballet slippers

Required attire for boys:

  • white t-shirt
  • full-length black tights
  • black ballet slippers


 

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Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, is located in the Exelon Education Center at Joffrey Tower in Chicago, Illinois and is the only training program owned, operated or endorsed by The Joffrey Ballet. The Joffrey Ballet is not affiliated with any other Joffrey dance training or school program. For more information, please contact The Joffrey Ballet at 312.784.4600.