Local dancers will get the chance to show off their skills in front of professionals at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School in the new year.
The RWB is holding auditions on Sunday, January 24 for all three of its training programs: the ballet academic program for students in grades 6 to 12, and RWB School’s two graduate programs, the aspirant program and the teacher training program.
Students who auditions are doing so to enter the RWB School Professional Division summer session (July 2016) in Winnipeg, which serves as the audition phase for acceptance into the regular session (September 2016).
Audition times are as follows:
- 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.: Audition, ages 10-12
- 10:15 a.m. — 10:45 a.m.: Q & A
- 11 a.m. — 11:45 a.m.: Audition, ages 13+
- 12 p.m. — 1:30 p.m.: Ballet Master Class, ages 10-13
- 1:30 p.m. — 3 p.m.: Ballet Master Class, ages 14+
- 12:30 p.m. — 1:15 p.m.: Audition, ages 13+