11 — 12 january 2020    |    Vaganova Ballet Academy    |    Saint-Petersburg
«Ballet of the future»
St. Petersburg international casting

ABOUT AUDITION

St. Petersburg International Audition “Ballet of the Future” is a unique competition that is unmatched in Russia and the CIS countries. It is the first international professional audition of young ballet dancers and graduates of ballet schools that in held in Russia at the highest level. As a result of this audition expert judges select young dancer to be employed in the world leading ballet companies. Participants of the “Ballet of the Future” audition will be able to showcase their skills to the masters of the ballet and art directors of the best theatres in Russia and Europe. They will also gain a unique chance to build their career.

 

  • AUDITION IDEA
  • MISSION OF AUDITION
  • Art director

This is Russia's first international professional audition of young ballet dancers at the highest level. Participants of the “Ballet of the Future” audition will have a unique opportunity to work with the leading masters of the Russian ballet school and will be able to demonstrate their skills to directors of the best ballet companies.

Nikolai Tsiskaridze

The international audition “Ballet of the Future”, which will be held in January 2020 in St. Petersburg, is designed not only to unite young ballet dancers and present them to representatives of leading ballet companies, but also to open new perspectives and horizons for each audition participant.

Denis Matvienko

The development of the Russian ballet school is impossible without the emergence of new names. I am sure that the St. Petersburg audition will open for all of us real future stars.

Edward Clug

Participation in audition is always a risk and a fight against your own fears. However, this is the only way to declare yourself and reveal your own talent.

Andrian Fadeev

Each participant of the “Ballet of the Future” audition is unique. The artists have a lot of work, daily challenges, triumphs and defeats. However, all this is the path to success.

Krzysztof Pastor

Contrary to the Russian proverb “houses and walls help,” ballet dancers are helped by inspiration, perseverance and self-confidence. Remember this on any scene before any performance.

Yuri Fateev
The rector of the ARB in the name of A. J. Vaganovoj

Ladies and gentlemen! Dear friends!

I am pleased to welcome participants of St. Petersburg international audition “Ballet of the Future”.

These days we are all being involved in the birth of a new, absolutely unique event, which is destined to become a real guiding star for the young ballet dancers.

This is Russia's first international professional audition of young ballet dancers at the highest level. Participants of the “Ballet of the Future” audition will have a unique opportunity to work with the leading masters of the Russian ballet school and will be able to demonstrate their skills to directors of the best ballet companies. In addition, the competition provides a real chance to build a successful international career.

Nikolai Tsiskaridze
Organizers