Boston Ballet School Pre-Professional Program 

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Acceptance into the Pre-Professional Program is by audition only.

Upcoming Auditions

There are no auditions scheduled at this time. 

Eligibility Requirements
  • 13-19 years old by September 1 
  • Boston Ballet Students must be enrolled in Intermediate 2 or higher and are eligible to register for the April audition only.
  • Auditions are held in February, April and August each year, with an additional audition over the summer, only for students who are enrolled in the Summer Dance Program. Students are encouraged to attend one of these auditions as we cannot accommodate requests for individual auditions.
  • Students are encouraged to pre-register for the audition
  • There is a $30 audition fee
  • A limited number of highly competitive merit scholarships are awarded to students each year following the audition
  • Results will be sent to the email address included on the registration form
Audition Dress Code
  • Female students: black leotard, pink tights, pointe shoes
  • Male students: black or gray tights and a white shirt or leotard
  • Skirts, leg warmers, and warm-ups are not permitted
  • Hair must be pulled back neatly and securely off the neck

For questions regarding Pre-Professional Program auditions, please contact Boston Ballet School at 617-456-6333 or email Ashley Bomm, Pre-Professional Program Manager.

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