English Youth Ballet is holding an exciting audition soon for male and female dancers (aged 8 – 18) from 4.30pm on Wednesday 28th February at the New Wimbledon Theatre. We are looking for a total of 100 young dancers to perform corps de ballet and soloist roles in a dramatic production of Swan Lake that will be presented at the New Wimbledon Theatre from 24 – 25th August 2018. EYB is keen to offer opportunities to dancers of all experience levels and we are especially keen to recruit many male dancers for the roles in the ballet. Please find an information pack attached and a link to an online registration form.
Auditions on Wednesday 28th February at New Wimbledon Theatre, 93 The Broadway, Wimbledon SW19 1QG.
4.30pm – 6.15pm audition for younger dancers (aged 8 - 11).
6.45pm – 8.30pm audition for older dancers (aged 12 - 18).
N.B. Any 11yr old dancer who is studying above grade 4 level would be welcome to the senior audition and any 12yr old dancer studying below grade 5 level would be welcome to join the junior audition.
To register for the audition please complete the online registration form or return the form at the bottom of the attached registration document. There is a £15.00 audition fee which can be paid by BACS or by posting a cheque.
Cheque Payment Details:
Please send a cheque for the audition fee of £15.00 made payable to English Youth Ballet Payments to:
English Youth Ballet, Appledowne, The Hillside, Orpington, Kent, BR6 7SD
Please write “Wimbledon & Auditionee Name” on reverse of cheque
BACS Payment Details:
Please transfer the audition fee of £15.00 to English Youth Ballet Payments
Bank Account Number 48370940, Sort Code 602036
NB Please use reference WM<STUDENT SURNAME & INITIAL> e.g. WM SMITH D
For more information please take a look at the attached registration document or contact EYB on 01689 856747 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a £470 course fee for dancers who participate in the production. Dancers receive nearly 100 hours of tuition in total for the project. Scholarships and sibling discounts are available and the fees are payable in instalments.
Rehearsals for the ballet will take place on Weds 27 June (after school), Mon 6 – Fri 10 August and Mon 13 – Fri 18 August.