Steve Beirens
Founding Artistic
Co Academy Director

Hannah Dorfmueller
Founding Associate
Co Academy Director


Placement/Audition For Academy Levels

Dancers interested in Le Jeune Dance training programs may request a complimentary trial class/audition for the purposes of level placement. Please do so by submitting a Contact Form.


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2023-2024 Performance Ensemble Auditions

Open auditions will be held for the 2023-2024 performance season on Saturday August 26th. Role acceptance must be in entirety (all roles accepted or no roles accepted)

2023-2024 Season of Performance Ensemble Plans and Auditions

We are excited to announce the performance season starting with Nutcracker (November 31st- December 3rd), Paquita and Collaboration with En Pointe (Feb 23rd-25th) and La Fille Mal Grade (May 24th-26th), Travel Ensemble to perform with En Pointe, Tentatively (Early May). All performances are scheduled at the Anderson Center Theater. Casting for Nutcracker will be released in September, casting for Paquita will be released in October, casting for La Fille Mal Grade and Travel Ensemble will be released in January.

Auditions Information:

Performance Ensemble auditions for all productions will be held at Le Jeune Dance Studios August 26th for ages 3-18. Please see specific age/level audition times.


All participants will be casted in a role if:

*Participants can commit to the mandatory rehearsal and performance schedule. General rehearsal schedule is: Tuesday-Pas de Deux, Levels 3-Trainee,  and Solo/Principal,  Fri Eve- All roles may be called, Saturday 1:30-6M -All roles may be called at various times.

*Submit contract and fees on time

*Families are required to donate 1 sweets and treats item, and volunteer for (2) positions during tech week or pay volunteer opt out fee

Participation Form  (Nutcracker, Paquita/Collaboration with En Pointe, La Fille Mal Gardee, Travel Ensemble)

$50 non refundable Casting Fee due with participation form at time of audition. This Casting Fee will be deducted from your Nutcracker participation/role fee when the role is accepted.

*Please enter the building 10 minutes ahead of your audition time with your participation form and casting fee prepared.

Schedule of Auditions

2:30 -3:15  Levels 4-Trainee

3:30-3:45  Ages 3-6 attending Creative Dance-1A)

4:00-4:15  Ages 7 and up attending Pre Ballet-Level 1b-2b (female dancers with no pointe experience)

4:30-4:45 Ages 9 and up attending levels 2b-3+ (female dancers that have pointe experience)