Academy application & auditions 2015

We are now accepting applications for 2015/16!

To apply download the Academy application form and send your completed form to

Academy of Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA

Download Academy Application Form

Audition dates

Sunday 8 March

Preliminary auditions for Professsional Programme (CAT Yorkshire Young Dancers), Associates, International Easter Course, Summer School and combined auditions for students auditioning for more than one programme.

Sunday 29 March

Second round for Professional Programme, final auditions for Associates, Easter and Summer School.

Sat 1 & Sun 2 April

Final intensive auditions for Professional Programme.

Course fees

These are course fees from 2015/16

  • Junior Associates £365 per year
  • Intermediate Foundation Associates £435 per year
  • Intermediate and Senior Associates £650 per year
  • Easter Course £155
  • Intermediate Summer Course (1 week) £235
  • Senior Summer Course (2 weeks) £375
  • Professional Programme (CAT Yorkshire Young Dancers) approx. £3,577 for the year.
    • this course is supported by the Department for Education’s Music and Dance Scheme. Bursaries and means tested grants are available.

Course dates & timetables 2015

Easter Course

Ages 12 to 19 — 7 to 11 April

International Summer Course

Intermediate, ages 12 to 16 — 27 July to 1 August

Senior, ages 16 to 19 — 3 to 5 August

Classes

Junior Associates Ages 10-11 Fridays 5.30 - 7pm
Intermediate Foundation Classes Ages 11-12 Sundays 10am - 12.30pm
Intermediate Assocaiates Ages 12-14 Saturdays 9am - 1pm
Senior Associates Ages 14-16 Saturdays 9am - 1pm

Professional Programme (CAT), ages 10-17

Midweek and weekend classes. Each student has an individual timetable tailored to their needs. Students in their first year of the programme usually train with us on 2 weekday evenings and Saturdays.