Professional Training Program Audition Information

Audition: In Person


Auditions are a fantastic way to be seen and evaluated in-person
  • Each year auditions will be held in Canada as well as in countries including Japan, Mexico, USA.
  • Please contact the office to arrange an in-person audition at our studios.
  • Acceptance into our programs is ongoing and auditions (both in-person and by video) will be accepted at any time

Audition: By Video


Video auditions are a great way to be seen if travel is not possible.


  • You may upload your video to YouTube or Vimeo and set the privacy viewing settings for
  • Or you may send the YouTube or Vimeo directly to
  • Your video should not exceed 15 minutes
  • Wear a leotard, tights and ballet shoes (no skirt) and introduce yourself at the beginning of the video
  • Demonstrate both sides with a short Barre; plies, tendus with degages, adage with port de bras, grand battements
  • Centre work; 1 pirouette exercise, 1 adage, 1 petit allegro, 1 grand allegro
  • Show, if possible, a solo of your choosing in either ballet or contemporary
  • Photos: include a head shot, first arabesque or tendu à la seconde with your résumé
  • VAB will accept audition videos on an ongoing basis.