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Auditions 2021

Auditions for our 2021 Summer Intensive, 2021/22 Professional Track Program, and 2021/22 Company positions will be held together, following the audition schedule below. Virtual auditions, live auditions,  and video submissions are available options on the registration forms. The audition fee is $30. 

Virtual Auditions (all times are Pacific Time)

February 16: 12:15 - 2:00 pm

February 20: 3:45 - 5:30 pm

February 28: 12:15 - 2:00 pm

In-person auditions at State Street Ballet studios in Santa Barbara

(These auditions will be virtual if public health guidelines prohibit gatherings.)

March 13: 3:45 - 5:45 pm

March 14: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

State Street Ballet's 2021 Summer Intensive is for serious ballet students ages 13-22, and includes training in ballet, modern, pas de deux, jazz, pointe, and strengthening. The Summer Intensive culminates in a fully staged performance for family and friends.


State Street Ballet's 2021/22 Professional Track Program 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 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 technique are required. We offer a 28-week contract, Sep - May, with a home season plus national and international touring. 


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