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Professional Division Audition

Professional Division Scholarship Audition for the 2020/2021 school year – Friday, February 21st 4:30 – 5:45 p.m. Registration begins at 4:00 p.m.

Informational meeting Thursday, February 13th 7:15 p.m.

The Professional Division is a scholarship program for qualified students ages 10 & up with the goal of a performance career in classical ballet or contemporary dance. The purpose of the program is to give the student the necessary training and guidance to achieve this goal.

Former Professional Division students are currently members of American Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet, Carolina Ballet, Tulsa Ballet, Martha Graham Dance Company and Buglisi Dance Theatre.

Please email the school office for additional information:

Audition Notice Robert Weiss Boys’ Scholarship

Audition  Notice

Robert Weiss Boys’ Scholarship
Boys 8 – 12 years
No previous training required
The Raleigh School of Ballet
3921 Beryl Road, Raleigh
(919) 834-9261

Sunday, April 19th at 5:00 p.m.
Registration begins at 4:30 p.m.
No audition fee
Suggested attire: Black bike shorts, white t shirt and socks, ballet slipper

  • The program offers a full tuition scholarship for one season, September to May
  • Students will have the option to withdraw after December 31, 2015
  • The class will meet on Mondays at 6:45 p.m. beginning  September 14th
  • Students selected for the program are required to audition for Carolina Ballet’s Nutcracker, and if accepted participate in the 2015 production.

This scholarship program will be taught by Carolina Ballet soloist Yevgeny Shlapko with support from several other male dancers with the company.