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Auditions for the
2023-2024 Season


Open Auditions


Open auditions will be held at the Kentucky Ballet Theatre Studios on Sunday, February 12, 2023

Registration will be held from 12:45 p.m. to 1:25 p.m. with a two-hour audition class beginning at 1:30 p.m. There is a $25 audition fee for open auditions - we accept cash, check, or money order.



Dancers should bring the following materials to the open audition:

1. Resume that details performing experience, height, weight, training, and awards received.

2. Dance photos: Two to three different full-body ballet pictures.

3. Performance DVD, video links, or flash drive (no longer than 15 minutes). The recording should provide a good representation of the dancer's classical work, as well as some neoclassical and contemporary styles. 


 Virtual Audition


Dancers should submit the following materials for consideration:

1. Resume or CV: Accepted formats include .doc, .docx, and .pdf files. Within the documents, please include your email address, height in feet/inches, date of birth, citizenship (please specify your legal status in the US if applicable), and training and performance experience

2. Headshot & Dance Photo: Accepted formats include .jpg and .pdf files. Please include one headshot and two full-body dance photographs. 

3. Links to Video(s): Accepted formats include YouTube and Vimeo links (please provide a password if applicable). Please include a classical variation of the standard repertoire, contemporary work, and studio work (adagio, pirouettes, petite allegro & grand allegro) no longer than 15 minutes 

The application fee for DVD/Virtual video submissions is $35 and can be paid via PayPal.

Online submissions need to be sent to


Deadlines for online applicants

Applications must be received by March 25, 2023

KBT staff will respond to the applications between April 3-21, 2023


For questions, please email or call (859) 252-5245.

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