Audition Registration

Registration for the 2018 Training Program Audition Season is now closed.

Check back in Fall 2018 for information about the 2019 Audition Season.

Read through the three audition options below. In order to register, you will need to create an ACTIVE account, submit required materials, and complete payment.

Please note: Advance online registration is required for those auditioning with the Training Program in San Francisco, and it is highly recommended to register in advance for those joining the Audition Tour.

Required Audition Materials

  1. Headshot (4x6, jpeg)
  2. Letter of Intent (Word/PDF)
  3. Dance Resume (Word/PDF)
  4. Contemporary solo: (Video link only)
  5. Audition Fee (credit card only, no refunds)
  6. Letter of Recommendation

Audition with the Training Program in San Francisco

A live audition in San Francisco consists of a ballet class with current Training Program students and one of our esteemed faculty members. Please email or call 415.863.3040 x 244 to schedule your audition class. Please note, we require that you schedule your audition at least one week in advance. Classes must be in session on the day you would like to audition, so please have a few dates in available, Monday through Friday.

Audition Season Dates

January 8 – March 30, 2018

Audition Fee

$35 (advance online registration required)


Audition at a National Audition Tour Location

Audition Fee

$35, advance online registration (discount ends one day prior to your audition)
$45, day-of registration, in person or online.

Registering Online

Register online in advance, at least one day before your audition, and receive a $10 discount. Advanced online registration will also help expedite the audition result notification process.

Registering in person on the day of your audition

You must bring hard copies of your required audition materials. It is strongly encouraged to bring your required audition materials saved to your mobile device to expedite the registration process.

2018 National Audition Tour

Los Angeles, CA Jan. 6 Dance Arts Academy:
731 South La Brea Ave., LA, CA 90036
3-5pm Past
Chicago, IL Jan. 14 Joffrey Ballet:
10 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601
12-2pm Past
New York, NY Jan. 15 Mark Morris Dance Center:
3 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217
2-4pm Past
Palm Beach Gardens, FL Feb. 3 Florida School for Dance Education: 4100 PGA Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 5:30-7:30pm Past
San Francisco, CA Mar. 18 Alonzo King LINES Dance Center:
26 Seventh Street, 5th Floor, SF, CA 94103
2-4:30pm Past

*LINES Ballet Summer Program auditions are being held at all locations with the exception of San Francisco on March 18. Separate registrations required.

Video Audition

If you are unable to attend an audition at Alonzo King LINES Ballet or with us on tour, we invite you to submit via video link (i.e. YouTube, Vimeo, DropBox). Video auditions are being accepted December 1, 2017 through April 1, 2018. Click the register button below to create your ACTIVE account, submit your video link and other required audition materials, and complete payment. You will hear back on your audition status 2-4 weeks from completing your entire application.

Audition Fee


2018 Submission Deadline

April 1, 2018

Audition footage should not exceed 10 minutes in length, the main focus being your center and solo work. Please include the following:

  • Minimal barre work (one side only)
  • Center Adagio
  • Pirouettes
  • Petite Allegro
  • Grand Allegro
  • Pointe work (optional): a center combination
  • Solo: Two minutes of contemporary or improvisational movement, either your choreography or someone else’s, highlighting your movement quality and artistic choices.