Admission to the Roanoke City Ballet as a Company member, a Trainee or as an Apprentice is by audition only. Please note that Trainee and Apprentice positions are unpaid positions.  Dancers do receive unlimited free classes and performance opportunities.  All applicants must submit required materials through the mail.

It is required that the individual auditioning provide the following:

      • Audition fee of $25.00
      • A headshot with ballet hairstyle
      • First arabesque photo (ladies – on pointe)
      • A video or YouTube link of less than 5 minutes
      • A resume

For in-studio auditions, proper attire is required.

Required attire for girls:

      • pink tights
      • black leotard
      • ballet slippers
      • pointe shoes

Required attire for boys:

      • white t-shirt
      • full-length black tights
      • black ballet slippers

To set up an audition please send all required materials to:

Sandra Meythaler

Executive/Artistic Director

Roanoke Ballet Theatre

1318 Grandin Road, SW

Roanoke, VA  24015

*Audition materials will not be returned