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Queensland Ballet Company and Academy Auditions

Registrations for 2020 Company & Academy positions open in late May.


Queensland Ballet is one of the Asia-Pacific’s foremost classical ballet companies, led by Artistic Director, Li Cunxin. Our dancers are acclaimed for their technical and artistic excellence, and our annual program offers world-class productions of the best classical ballets and inspired contemporary dance works.

Brisbane: 14 September
Melbourne: 15 September

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Queensland Ballet Academy is passionate about developing the artists of the future, providing a clear career pathway through intensive training, to produce young ballet dancers whose talent and ability are internationally sought-after. 

Jette Parker Young Artist Program

A full-time apprenticeship providing elite coaching, unique mentorship and opportunities to perform as part of the Company ensemble.

Pre-Professional Program

Full-time professional training to prepare students for a successful career. This work-based course includes opportunities to perform in the Company’s mainstage productions.

Brisbane: 14 September
Melbourne: 15 September

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Senior Program

Professional ballet training for advanced students, delivered simultaneously with senior academic schooling in Years 10 - 12.

Melbourne: 11 August
Sydney: 24 August
Brisbane: 1 September

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Associate Programs

Supplementary professional ballet training programs for talented young dancers aged 10 to 14 years. New offerings for students Australia wide. 
Academy Associates
For Brisbane based students
Brisbane: 31 August

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Academy Guest Associates
For students in wider QLD, intra/inter state and international
Brisbane: 2 November

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For more details about Queensland Ballet, click here.
For more details about our Academy programs, click here.

Where a video audition is approved, Queensland Ballet are committed to using endorsed International Audition Pre-Selection Guidelines.

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In Conversation with Liam Geck

Find out more about Company Dancer Liam Geck's training and his tips for auditions.

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In Conversation with Shaun Curtis

Shaun Curtis has been a student with Queensland Ballet since he was 14 years old. Find out more about his training at the QB Academy.

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In Conversation with Zoe Doonar

Zoe Doonar has been a student with Queensland Ballet since she was 14 years old. Read about Zoe's experience's at QB Academy and find out her audition tips.

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