Audition Ballet Junior de Genève

This audition is aimed at young dancers between 17 and 22 years old.
A good technical level is required as well as an interest in and a curiosity about contemporary creation.

The dates to apply and participate will be posted mid-January.
You can see the audition process below.
Please do not send anything until the dates are announced and the form available.

Step 1 - application and the video selection 

Please fill in the online application form, complete with:
- an ID photo, 
- ONE dance photo,
- a letter of motivation 
- a video link of you in a solo of your choice not exceeding 5 minutes (details about the video in the FAQ).
Use YouTube or Vimeo to upload your video. Only add ONE link.
Only complete application procedures will be taken into account.
Selected candidates for the audition will be contacted by email.

Step 2 - the audition - what you can expect

For selected candidates, the audition will then ne as follows over two days:
- a ballet class
- a contemporary class,
- learning excerpts from the BJG repertoire
- improvisation
- an interview with each of the 2nd day candidates.
There will be a first selection at the end of the first day.
The auditon will end around 19:00 on the Sunday evening.

In the event where health measures do not allow the audition to take place in person, videos sequences will be sent to teach excerpts from the repertoire to the candidates. A jury will then evaluate your videos and about 30 candidates will be chosen for an interview via Zoom.

Step 3 - admission

After the audition (either in person or virtual), candidates will be informed of the result within ten days by email. Successful candidates will then receive an admission form to the Ecole de Danse de Genève as well as a contract for the Ballet Junior de Genève.

For any questions about the course, please check the FAQ page.
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