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Central School Of Ballet

How To Apply

Application forms for the academic year 2016-17 are now available. Please click on the links on the right-hand side of this page to download the forms.

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Audition Fee Information

Standard audition fee: 45

Private audition fee: 55

Audition Dates

Preliminary Auditions, UK

Saturday 12 December 2015 Central School of Ballet, London

Sunday 7 February 2016 Northern Ballet, Leeds

Saturday 13 February 2016 Central School of Ballet, London

Saturday 19 March 2016 (PM) Overseas Applicants, Central School of Ballet, London

All applicants are required to submit applications by Friday 16 October (for the 24 October audition), Saturday 14 November (for the 12 December and 7 February auditions) or Saturday 9 January (for the 13 February and 19 March auditions). Further information can be found on the application form which can be downloaded from this webpage.

Final Auditions

Saturday 19 March 2016 (PM) Final Audition, Central School of Ballet, London

Sunday 20 March 2016 Final Audition, Central School of Ballet, London

Because of the high demand of applicants each year, Central School of Ballet has a policy that unfortunately we are unable to provide individual feedback.

Dance Days

Dance Days are a series of taster workshops. Participants take part in a ballet and contemporary class led by Central School of Ballet Senior School tutors. Please click here find out more and to apply.

Saturday 6 February 2016 Dance Day, Northern Ballet, Leeds

Dance Day Fee Information

Dance Day fee: 40

Audition Fee Waiver Scheme

The Conservatoire for Dance and Drama offers an audition fee waiver scheme whereby students matching a certain criteria may not have to pay to audition. To find out more about this scheme please visit their website - www.cdd.ac.uk

Please note these places are limited and are available on a first come basis. Interested applicants must meet the following criteria:

- UK resident

- Applying to an undergraduate programme (Foundation Degree or BA Degree)

- New to higher education (no previous degree-level qualification)

- From an annual household income of less than 25,000

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