Posted 02 June 2002 - 06:36 PM
Posted 02 June 2002 - 07:23 PM
I believe that auditions for the studio company occur at the same time as auditions for the ABT summer programs. The ABT webpage says:
"If you would like to audition for American Ballet Theatre's Studio Company, please call the Studio Company Manager at (212) 477-3030, ext. 3206."
The ABT Studio Company appears to be one of the best ways to work towards a contract with ABT. Quoting from the ABT webpage:
"...ABT's Studio Company prepares young dancers to enter American Ballet Theatre,..."
The Studio Company dancers sometimes perform with ABT in the full-length ballets and apprentices seem to be mostly drawn from the studio company. In fact, a large perdentage of the current ABT corps advanced to the company from the Studio Company. If I'm not mistaken, Herman Cornejo is one the most well-known Studio Company alumni now in ABT.
Posted 03 June 2002 - 02:39 PM
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users
Help support Ballet Alert! and Ballet Talk for Dancers year round by using this search box for your amazon.com purchases. (If it doesn't appear below, your computer's or browser's adblockers may have blocked display):