National Ballet School 2008/09 Nov 4 Audition Tour visits Quebec City, QC




Canada’s National Ballet
School 2008/09Audition Tour visits Quebec City, QC


Canada’s National Ballet School (NBS) is excited to announce
that the 2008/09 National Audition Tour, which
includes Auditions and Open Classes, will
auditions in Quebec City, QC
on November 4, 2008 at L’Ecole de Danse de Quebec.


Auditions for the School’s full-time Professional Ballet Program, which includesthe
Ballet Academic
(grades 6 – 12) and Post-Secondary Programs take the form of a specially designed
ballet class where dancers are assessed for quality of movement, co-ordination
and overall suitability for the demands of classical ballet. The minimum age to
audition is 10, and no prior ballet training is required for students aged 12
and under. Open Classes for junior
and senior dance students regardless of their intent to audition for the
full-time program are also offered by NBS artistic staff as an outreach
component of the National Audition Tour. For more information and to register
online visit


What:              National
Audition Tour: Auditions for the full-time Professional Ballet Program


Date:               Tuesday
November 4, 2008


Time:              Auditions
take place throughout the day between 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Location:        L’Ecole de Danse de Quebec.

                        310 Blvd
Langelier Suite 214


For additional information or to express interest in attending, please
contact Katharine Harris, Media
Relations and Communications Officer, at 416-964-3780 ext. 2117 or [email protected]


About Canada’s National Ballet School

Ballet School
is a world leader in the training of professional dancers and teachers. Dedicated to advancing the art of ballet, NBS develops dance
professionals in a student-centred environment by weaving innovation and
evolving practices with the finest teaching traditions.
NBS graduates
can be found as dancers, choreographers, artistic directors, teachers, and
administrators in over 65 dance companies world-wide and even more schools
around the globe. NBS will celebrate its 50th anniversary in