Queensland Ballet's Company & Academy Auditions


#Company Auditions

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.

Scheduled Auditions

Registrations have now closed.

International Applicants

We welcome expressions of interest from international applicants (applications are subject to Australian immigration regulations).


#Academy Auditions

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. 

To learn about Queensland Ballet Academy's programs and your eligibility, click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Academy Program - Level 1 Transitional Course

For students entering Year 12 in 2022. Those entering Year 11 or in their first year out of the Australian school system (Year 13) may also be considered.

Video Submissions Only: Due 27 October, 2021

Read the Video Audition Guidelines section below for more information and resources.

Guest Academy Program Auditions for 2022

School Years 7 - 9 (living outside Brisbane metropolitan area)

Video Submissions Only: Due 1 November, 2021

See Video Auditions section below for more information and resources

Foundation Program Selection Experience for 2022

Ages 8 - 11 (living within Brisbane metropolitan area)

In- Person Brisbane Event: Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Registrations close 17 November, 2021

#Queensland Ballet Academy - Video Audition Guidelines

Queensland Ballet Academy is currently accepting video auditions for the following programs:
- Academy Program, Level 1 Transitional Course
- Guest Academy Program

Queensland Ballet are committed to using endorsed International Audition Pre-Selection Guidelines.

Academy Program, Level 1 Transitional Course

Video Audition Guidelines

Physiotherapy Screening Form - Compulsory for this new Level 1 Transitional Course

Guest Academy Program 

Submission Guidelines

Resources for all Queensland Ballet Academy Video Auditions

Submission Guidelines

Terms and Conditions

Frequently Asked Questions - Domestic

Frequently Asked Questions - International


Pre-Professional Program submissions have now closed.

Academy Program submissions have closed, however, late auditions will be considered. Please email us at academy@queenslandballet.com.au or follow the registration link below.