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Live and Regional Audition Guidelines

At this time, we plan on having live auditions at Peabody January 28-29, 2023. The live audition takes place in two parts.

The group portion of the audition consists of:

  • Modern warm up
  • Contemporary Ballet movement phrase
  • Modern movement phrase
  • West African
  • Improv

Auditionees should have a 2 minute solo prepared. The solo may be choreographed by oneself or someone else. Please follow these guidelines:

  • 2 minutes in length, in any genre
  • Please be sure to introduce the solo and include who choreographed it

If you have questions, please contact us PeabodyBFADance@jhu.edu, or contact danah bella directly at dbella1@jhu.edu.

Recorded Audition Guidelines

Recorded Audition instructions and eligibility requirements can be found here. Along with your video submission, please make sure to include the following:

  • Resume
  • Head Shots

Video requirements

Contemporary Ballet:

  • contemporary ballet center combination

Modern:

  • modern phrase that travels across the floor
  • center combination

Genre of choice:

  • center combination

Solo:

  • up to 2 minutes in length, in any genre
  • make sure to introduce the solo and include who choreographed it

Please also include a portion of you answering the following questions and speaking about your dance background:

  • How long you have trained, where, what styles, etc.
  • Are you interested or did you apply for the dual degree program?
  • Why Peabody Dance?
  • If you attend Peabody, what do you expect to learn while you’re here?