The Ailey School Auditions

Saturday, February 2, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (arrive 30 minutes prior to audition)

University of Missouri Kansas City

4949 Cherry (dance studio basement)

Kansas City, MO 64110

Ages 11 to 25

Ailey School’s Junior Division2019 Summer Intensive and
2019-2020 School Year Auditions

  • Junior Division (ages 11 to 15) – Summer Intensive
  • Professional Division (ages 16 to 25) – Summer Intensive; Certificate Program (2019-2020 school year), and Independent Study Program (2019-2020 school year

Auditions consist of abbreviated classes in ballet, Horton or Graham-based modern technique. There is no barre and students should warm-up prior to arrival. Solos are not required. Students do not need to bring head shots or resumes.

Online registration closes 24 hours prior to audition start time.  However, space is limited, and auditions may fill to capacity sooner than 24 hours prior. We recommend signing up as early as possible.


IMPORTANT! – Your application will not be considered until you complete the following steps:

  1. Fill out the application form in its entirety.
  2. Pay the Non-Refundable $20.00 audition/application fee for Junior and Professional Division Application Forms.
  3. Review and click SUBMIT to complete your application form. An automatic email will be sent that you have successfully completed and submitted your application form.