Audition for the Conservatory at NSB!
2022-2023 School Year

Auditions were scheduled for Sunday, February 27 

Auditions are for dancers ages 12-20. Because of COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines, auditions are limited. Once filled, on a first come first serve basis, they will be closed, and another will be scheduled. Registration is required prior to auditions. Please review NSB's COVID-19 Policy. Parents will not be allowed in the building on audition day. If you prefer to submit a video audition, follow the instructions below.

The in-studio auditions and evaluations will take place at  NSB Studios, 32 Lowell Street, Reading, MA

* Please arrive a half-hour early 
* Bring pointe shoes
* Audition Fee payable to Northeast School of Ballet: Register online
* Audition results will be mailed within 10-14 days of the audition

* If unable to make a scheduled audition students may schedule an evaluation class with NSB before September 2022 by emailing or by calling (781) 944-9100. You may also send an audition video to Northeast School of Ballet, 32 Lowell Street, Reading, MA 01867.

Video Audition Requirements for NSB’s 2022-2023 School Year:

- Open video with name, age, ballet school, city, state and country

- A headshot *professional photographs are not necessary

- Two photos in ballet clothing: first arabesque and tendu (À la seconde)

- A short description of the student’s training

- Audition Video Combinations at the Barre and Center:

At the barre: pliés, tendus, ronds de jambe, fondus, ronds de jambe en l’air and grand battements. In center: adagio, tendus, pirouettes, petite allégro, and grand allégro, and 3 exercises en pointe for candidates who have had previous pointe work.