2020 Auditions

Auditioning in person is a fantastic way to be seen and evaluated in-person by the qualified teachers Victoria Academy of Ballet. VAB is auditioning for summer and full-year programs.

Summer 2020

  • Professional Dance Intensive – 3 week, full day intensive (Aug 3-21)

2020-21 Full-Year Programs

  • Professional Training Program – Intensive program combining academics and dance.
  • Post-Secondary Bridge Program – 3-year full-time diploma program for high school graduates.

Audition Locations

Auditioning by DVD and Résumé

You may upload your video to YouTube and set the privacy viewing settings for director@victoriaacademyofballet.ca or you may send it directly to director@victoriaacademyofballet.ca Your video should not exceed 15 mins. For the video audition please;

  • Wear a leotard, tights and ballet shoes (no skirt)
  • 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. 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.