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Auditions and Applications

The next intake on the course will be 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. International applications are welcome subject to obtaining appropriate visa.

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 Annemarie Donaghue.

DVDs may be submitted by post to

Annemarie Donaghue
The Academy of Northern Ballet
Quarry Hill
United Kingdom

Now open to applications - closing date 28 May 2015.


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

For more information please call 0113 220 8000.