State Street Ballet: About


Auditions 2018

Auditions for our 2018 Summer Intensive, 2018/19 Professional Track Trainee Program, and 2018/19 Company positions will be held together, at the locations and dates listed below.

State Street Ballet's 2018 Summer Intensive (June 25 - July 20) is for serious ballet students ages 12-21, and includes training in ballet, modern, pas de deux, jazz, pointe, and strength-training. The Summer Intensive culminates in a fully-staged performance for family and friends.

State Street Ballet's 2018/19 Professional Track Trainee Program is a year-round intensive that is designed for the advanced dancer with aspirations of a professional career. For students ages 18-22, this innovative course meets five days a week, 32 weeks per year, preparing dancers for a career in dance through participation in State Street Ballet company class, opportunities to perform and tour with the professional company, and a focus on fine-tuning both technique and artistry.

State Street Ballet is an internationally acclaimed company of professional dancers from around the world. We look for dancers with strong classical and contemporary backgrounds, who are interested in working collaboratively and exploring their individual styles of movement. Pointe work for the women, strong partnering skills, and modern dance training are required.

How to Audition

Attend one of the open auditions shown in the audition schedule below. Download the application form (below), fill it out, and bring it to the audition along with a headshot, dance photo in first arabesque, and $20 (cash only) for audition fee.

Download the Application Forms

Company Audition Form 

Summer Intensive and Professional Track Audition Form

For information contact State Street Ballet  (805) 845-1432 or email State Street Ballet


2018 National Audition Tour

  Sunday, January 14, 2018

  3:30pm-5:00pm


Denver Co

Colorado Ballet (Studio 2)

1075 Santa Fe Dr., Denver, CO 80204

(303) 837 8888

  Friday, February 9, 2018

  7:00pm-8:30pm


Seattle WA

Pacific Northwest Ballet School

Phelps Center, 301 Mercer St. Seattle WA 98109

(206) 441 2435

  Saturday, February 10, 2018

  3:30pm-5:00pm


Portland OR

Oregon Ballet Theatre

720 SW Bancroft St., Portland OR 97239

(503) 227 6890

  Saturday, February 10, 2018

  2:30pm-4:00pm


Los Angeles CA

Westside Ballet (Studio 6)

1709 Stewart St., Santa Monica, CA 90404

(310) 828 2018

  Saturday, February 24, 2018

  3:30pm-5:30pm


Santa Barbara CA

State Street Ballet

2285 Las Positas Rd., Santa Barbara CA 93105

(805) 845 1432

  Saturday, February 24, 2018

  3:00pm-4:30pm


San Diego CA

San Diego Civic Youth Ballet

Casa Del Prado, Suite 209, 1650 El Prado, San Diego CA 92101

(619) 233 3060

  Saturday, March 3, 2018

  4:00pm-5:30pm


San Francisco CA

San Francisco Ballet

455 Franklin St., San Francisco CA 94102

(415) 861 5600

  Saturday, March 17, 2018

  10:00am-12:00pm


Chicago IL

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (Studio A)

1147 W Jackson Blvd., Chicago IL 60607

(312) 850 9766

  Sunday, March 18, 2018

  1:00pm-3:00pm


New York NY

School of American Ballet

70 Lincoln Plaza, 5th Floor, New York NY 10023

(212) 769 6606