Kaatsbaan Ballet Intensive (KBI) is a unique training program designed for young dancers between the ages 13 and 18 to develop exceptional technical skills, artistic refinement and a sophisticated approach to repertoire, with the ultimate goal of preparing attendees for a career in the arts.
Video auditions will be accepted December 1, 2021 – February 15, 2022. Video footage of performances and/or variations will not be accepted. Your audition should be no more than 10 minutes in length.
Please submit your video audition via email to include your weblink: YouTube or Vimeo are most accessible - if a privacy setting is applied, please submit with the password necessary to view.
Start the recording by stating your name, age, and DOB. Create your own combinations both at the barre and in the center using the below requirements.
• Grande plié in each position
• Tendu en croix with demi plié
• Tendu and degages en croix
• Rond de jambe en dehors and en dedans
• Developpé and fondu en croix, end with an arabesque
• Grand Battement en croix
• Adage, show ecarté and attitude
• Pirouette en dehors and en dedans
• Petit allegro
• Grand Allegro
• Dancers planning to train en pointe: Pointe work combination
• Dancers planning to train in bravura technique: double tours and pirouettes a la seconde en l'air
• What do you want to accomplish during this summer training course?
• Why do you like/love to dance?
Email video weblinks to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that audition fees are non-refundable.