Ways to Audition

  • Attend one of our auditions in person or online: If in person, please bring a photo in arabesque, a contemporary photo (optional), and pointe shoes if you are on pointe. To register for one of our in-person audition sessions, create an account and then fill out the application to audition.
  • Audition by video: Create an account and then fill out the application to audition. Select the video audition option and provide a link to your audition video.
  • Attend one of our master classes.
  • Email us at if you would to register for NYDP Ballet Academy.

Audition Registration

All candidates must create and account and then fill out the audition application form. A $25 fee applies to each audition application.

Video Auditions

Submit a short video (no longer than five minutes) showing ballet center and pointe work OR a classical variation OR a contemporary solo. Include the link to your video in the audition application.

New York Dance Project is currently accepting video auditions on a rolling basis.

Private Online Auditions

To schedule a private online audition for your studio via Zoom, please contact Sierra at

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