Photo: Marianne Leach

Photo: Marianne Leach

Nashville Ballet offers a competitive salary and benefits and will be offering 35+ weeks of work for the 2016 - 2017 season. 

Company auditions in person:

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Nashville Ballet
3630 Redmon St
Nashville, TN 37209

Registration: 2 – 3 p.m.
Class: 3 – 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Alvin Ailey Studios
405 W 55th St
New York, NY 10019

Registration: Noon – 1 p.m.
Class #1: 1 – 2:30 p.m.

Class #2: 3 – 4:30 p.m. 

Online registration is no longer available.

Please register on site at Alvin Ailey Studios at noon to secure your class time.



AUDITION in Company class:

By appointment only. Contact Ballet Master Tim Yeager ( to audition during company class.  Please include resume, headshot, photo in first arabesque (en pointe for women) and desired audition dates in your email. 

Bring the following to your audition: $25 audition fee, resume, headshot and photo in first arabesque (en pointe for women). 

The following dates are NOT available for company class auditions*

  • Monday January 25
  • Week of February 8
  • Week of February 15
  • Monday February 22 - Wednesday February 24
  • Friday March 11 

*auditions can be arranged in second company class

AUDITION via Video:


Send a DVD or online video link of a classical variation and contemporary work. No barre work, please. Center work may be included following the variations. All submissions should have musical accompaniment.

o   When submitting a DVD or online link, please send the following to Nashville Ballet: $35 audition fee (payment can be made online here), resume, headshot and photo in first               arabesque (en pointe for women).

o   E-mail submissions should be sent to:

o   Postal mail submissions should be sent to:

Nashville Ballet – Tim Yeager
3630 Redmon Street
Nashville, TN 37209

Please Note: 

DVD or YouTube auditions will not be considered without all materials submitted.

Dancers who audition by video may be asked to visit Nashville for the artistic staff to evaluate them in person. If asked to travel to Nashville or an open call audition, the audition fee will be waived.

Photos and DVDs become property of Nashville Ballet and will not be returned. Nashville Ballet will endeavor to notify all auditionees of results within two weeks by email or mail.

Questions: Please contact Ballet Master Tim Yeager at