Madison Ballet's performances are fresh, athletic, and challenging, offering artists an opportunity to perform some of the most popular works in the ballet repertoire.

2019-2020 Season Auditions

Now auditioning for Company, Apprentice, and Trainee positions for Madison Ballet's 2019 - 2020 season.

Trainee Program Audition

August 24, 2019

Registration: 10:00a - 11:00a

Audition: 11:00a - 1:00p


Audition will be en pointe for the ladies.

For dancers unable to attend an audition, please provide a resume, head shot, dance photos and Video excerpts to:

Company Contact: Sara Schumann, Artistic Director

Trainee Program Contact: Rachelle Butler, School Director



From classical story ballets like A Midsummer Night's Dream to the work of modern masters like George Balanchine and Christopher Wheeldon, Madison Ballet has become one of the most highly respected regional ballet companies in the Midwest.

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 A resident organization of both Overture Center for the Arts and the Bartell Theatre, Madison Ballet has a long an successful history as one of the largest performing arts organizations in Wisconsin and is a part of the vibrant and growing cultural arts scene in greater Madison.