Our annual Incoming 3rd Grade Academie Auditions have been scheduled for Saturday, May 1 from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Auditions are by appointment only. Applicants will be assigned a 20 minutes time slot upon registration. No prior dance experience is necessary. Visit our Academie Audition page for more information and to download the audition reservation form. Completed forms are due by 5pm on Wednesday, April 28.
This year we will be hosting open auditions for incoming 4th graders on Saturday, May 1 from 3:00pm – 4:30pm. Auditions are by appointment only and space is limited. Applicants will be assigned a 30-minute time slot upon registration. At least one year of current ballet experience is required. Please visit our Academie Audition page for additional information and to download the audition reservation form. Completed forms are due to our office by 5pm on Wednesday, April 28.
Northwest Florida Ballet (NFB) Company, Trainee and Pre-Professional Program (PPP) auditions will take place on May 22 at the main building in downtown Fort Walton Beach. Trainee auditions will take place from 9:00 am to 10:30 am, and auditions for the PPP and Company programs will be conducted from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm.
Company auditions are open to students entering the eighth grade and up with at least six years of formal ballet training and two years of pointe experience for female dancers. NFB’s Trainee program is designed for students in the sixth grade and up with at least three years of formal ballet training. The PPP audition is open to any student in the community entering the ninth through twelfth grades who have at least six years of formal ballet training. Female dancers must have two years on pointe.
NFB Company, Trainee and PPP auditions are by reservation and require an audition fee of $20. The registration form and payment are due by May 19 and may be paid by mail or in-person at the NFB Studios (510 Perry Ave. SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548). An informational meeting will take place on May 21 at 5:00 pm via Zoom. Audition forms, instructions for participating in the Zoom session and additional details are available on the pages below:
Ballet, art, crafts, singing, games and more. Please bring a snack and water. Zoom demonstrations for families. Boys and girls welcome. For additional information or to register visit our Dance Camp page.