Audition for Palucca

AUDITION

Marina&Guy Ballet Talent Evolution(™) International Ballet Summer School offers participants a unique opportunity to audition for Palucca University of Dance programs. Even more so, every year young talents from different countries are finding their first professional contracts with best European Ballet Companies after attending our International Ballet Summer School.

Interested participants may audition for one of three different programs at Palucca University:

  • Young Talent Program (designed for 13-15 years of age)
  • Bachelor of Arts-Dance Program

WHEN and WHERE

The Audition will be held on August 10 at the Palucca Hochscule für Tanz, Dresden (Palucca University of Dance, Dresden).

REQUIREMENTS

  • The audition is open to male and female dancers
  • Dancers applying for a Bachelor of Arts-Dance Program must complete their compulsory (High School) education by Summer of 2018
  • Candidates will participate in a classical ballet class and contemporary dance class during the audition.

AUDITION APPLICATION FEE

Palucca Official Audition Application Fee is €30.00 plus €2.50 processing fee.  The fee is due with the submission of application documents and is not refundable.

ATTENTION: Please do not submit the application/make payment before receiving the letter of acceptance

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS

The applicants must submit the following support documents with their application: 

  • Two (2) Passport size photos
  • CV/Resume
  • Certified copy of High (secondary/graduate) School Diploma/Certificate.  Documents in Foreign languages must be accompanied with Certified Translations.
  • Proof of previous study period with transcript /exams results, where applicable
  • “Good Health” statement from a physician/doctor

The support documentation can be hand-delivered and submitted to Marina and Guy in person upon arrival in Dresden. Please NOTE that Palucca University will not review applicants without required support documentation. 

OUR SUCCESS STORIES

Students received full scholarships and joined Palucca University of Dance Dresden:

2017

  • Tania Angelovski ( Canada )
  • Honolka Tuzuno ( Japan)
  • Anna Kohlen (Germany)
  • Martha Eckl-Lindenberg ( Austria)
  • Lorenzo Topino (Italy)

 2016:

GIRLS:

  • Carla Ioana Ana-Maria Popescu
  • Akira Uemura
  • Celia Carezudo
  • Celia Bardet

BOYS:

  • Sven Bjarne Lothe
  • Samuel Sepulveda Sanquino
  • Luca Lorenzo Driesang

Apprentice Position with Sempeoper Ballet / Palucca

  • Sarah Branch
  • Irene Pinilla Duran

OST Sächsische Spaarkasse Scholarship Dancer Position, Semperoper Ballet

  • Anna-Maria Papaiacovou

JOINED PALUCCA UNIVERSITY OF DANCE IN PREVIOUS YEARS 

  • Alix Robin (France)
  • Yui Negishi (Japan)
  • Nuria Cazorla (Spain)
  • Sara Fernandez Khatiboun (Spain)
  • Daphne Seberich (Italy)
  • Phillip Föster (Germany)
  • Petr Buchenkov (Russia)
  • Broocke Squire (England)
  • Janice Slattery (Australia)
  • Virva Torkko (Finland)
  • Kirill Kalashnikov (Russia)

JOINED SEMPEROPER  BALLET, DRESDEN

  • Sarah Hay (USA)
  • Vaslav Lamparter (Czech Republic)
  • Yui Negishi (Japan)
  • Michael Blasko (Czech Republic)
  • Katarina Placha (Czech Republic)