I interrupt your regularly scheduled program of audition blogs to make an important announcement about something I’ve been working on. Tomorrow I’m really proud/excited to be a part of Project Ignite, hosted by XAOC Contemporary Ballet. I’ll be dancing in the world premiere of a new work choreographed by Alanna Newkirk, a company member with … More Project Ignite with XAOC Contemporary Ballet
In July, I was happy to be invited to the auditions for Pink Pig Ballet – a contemporary ballet company founded by Valerie Mae Brown. I’d been following them for awhile and I really liked that some of their rep consisted of re-envisioned fairy tales. I had wanted to audition for this one for awhile, … More Audition #30: Pink Pig Ballet
Sorry for the long break guys! Life has gotten crazy busy in a good way so I’m playing catch up on these posts now. Let’s start with the obligatory annual Met Opera Ballet auditions, which took place back in April I think (sorry!). After I catch up a little I’ve got some news! So here … More Audition #29: The Metropolitan Opera Ballet (Take 3)
This audition for XAOC Contemporary Ballet was my favorite type of audition – the workshop audition! What this means is you go take a workshop and/or class with the company, and while you are in class, they audition you. Many auditions, especially in ballet, have the same format for regular auditions, but I like the … More Auditon #28: XAOC Contemporary Ballet
Last Saturday I attended the company audition for Parsons Dance at City Center. This was my first time auditioning for them, and I hadn’t had the chance to see them live, so I did my research beforehand. They are a powerhouse of a contemporary company with a fast, dynamic, and very energetic repertoire. I … More Audition #27: Parsons Dance
Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you all have a fun weekend planned. Mine includes a whole ton of dancing, and a contemporary company audition, which I’ll be writing about later. Right now, I want to write about an audition I did earlier this year for Ballet, Inc. I was a little shaken from the first … More Audition #26: Ballet, Inc.
Bear with me, dear readers. I’m going to go back in time with a few of these posts. These are all auditions I’ve done this year, so I’m sorry that they did not just happen, but I wanted to share them with you because I’ve learned things from them that might be helpful. The first … More Audition #25: Gainesville Ballet