2022 Spring Ballet Auditions

Indiana Ballet Theatre is proud to present “Sleeping Beauty” for our 2022 spring ballet.

AUDITIONS: Postponed

Pre-registration is required to participate in auditions.  No walk-ins, no exceptions.

Pre-Registration is now closed. We will hold auditions again in August 2022 for our 2022 Nutcracker Production. 

-Male participants welcome at each level
-Female participants not en pointe come to the appropriate age level
-All participants should be prepared to stay to the next level if asked
-Masks are required

***Please arrive 15 minutes before your audition time to check in and register***


12:00-1:30pm Pointe up to Intermediate Advanced; 1-2 years en pointe (IBT Trainee and Company 2 Apprentices)

1:30-3:30pm  Advanced Pointe with 3 or more years experience; Strong Adults and Older Teens (Company 1 & 2)

3:30-5:00pm  8-12 year old (Non-pointe Trainee, 7 year olds who will be 8 by the show and have strong classical ballet can attend but should be prepared to stay through the next audition)

5:00-6:00/6:30pm  5-7 year old

Sleeping Beauty Tentative Show Dates:
Indiana University Northwest
Thursday, April 28th 10am
Friday, April 29th 10am & 7pm
Saturday, April 30th 2pm & 7pm


IBT Merrillville
8888 Louisiana St.
Merrillville, IN 46410

Audition Tips

  • Females should wear leotard and tights with their hair in a bun. Males should wear a fitted t-shirt and shorts or sweatpants and have hair in a neat style.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before audition times.
  • Must be 5 years old the day of the auditions to participate.
  • IBT appreciates your time and strives to stay on schedule; however, during auditions, we ask that you kindly prepare to stay longer, if necessary.