Auditions and Applications

The next intake on the course will be in late August 2015 for the full-time course running through to late June 2016.

Photo Martin Bell.

Entry Requirements

To apply to the Graduate Professional Programme dancers must be at least 18 years old by September 2014 and have completed vocational training. Applicants must also have completed their AS Levels (or equivalent) before the course start date and must hold an EEA or UK passport.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit the following

  • Full CV
  • Recent classical ballet photos
  • DVD (or link to online videos) of class with long combinations including adage, pirouettes, jumps and travelling combinations
    • Female applicants must also include pointe work in their video.

The above should be submitted to Faye Cardwell, Academy Programmes Manager.

DVDs may be submitted by post to

Faye Cardwell
The Academy of Northern Ballet
Quarry Hill
United Kingdom

Closing date for applications - TBC.


If accepted, you may be invited for a closed audition.

For more information please call 0113 220 8000.