The Sleeping Beauty Extras (actors*) Needed

American Ballet Theatre and Michigan Opera Theatre  are casting adult actors for Alexei Ratmansky’s  The Sleeping Beauty. You could be gracing our stage alongside American Ballet Theatre in Alexei Ratmansky’s The Sleeping Beauty this March! Don’t miss this opportunity.

Audition date

Friday, February 26, 2016
Check in 4:00p
Audition 5:00p

Please complete the online audition form.


Adult Actors*

Men: 5’7” to 6’; Ages 16 to Mature; Various builds
Women: 5’5” to 5’10”; Ages 16 to mature; Various builds

Rehearsals recommence 3/25.
Extras will be needed for daytime and evening rehearsals from 3/25 to 3/31.
There will be no rehearsals Easter Sunday.
*Dance and/or acting experience is a plus, but not necessary.


3/31/2016 at 7:30PM
4/1/2016 at 7:30PM
4/2/2016 at 7:30PM
4/3/2016 at 2:30PM

You must be available for all rehearsals and performances.
Please note ages are approximate, but height will be the main factor. We do not have a specific rehearsal schedule, nor specific roles at this time.

Summer Intensive Auditions

BalletMet Columbus Saturday, February 13, 2016 Registration 2:00-2:30pm Audition 2:30-4:00pm

Dance Theatre of Harlem Sunday, February 14, 2016 Registration opens 9am 10-11am 8-12 years 11:30-1pm 13+ years

The Ailey School Saturday, February 20, 2016 9:00am – 10:30am – ages 11 – 15 10:30am – 1:00pm – ages 16 and older