Calendars & Events


 2020-2021 School Year


Due to school concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ailey School auditions in Detroit and New York have been cancelled.

As an alternative, students may audition for general acceptance by video.  A Summer Scholarship audition has not yet been rescheduled. 

We will post announcements on this page.

Please refer to the instructions below:
Video Audition Instructions

The following auditions are for acceptance to the 2020 Summer Intensive and for the 2020-2021 school year Professional Division Programs. 
REGISTERING FOR AN AUDITION: Online registration closes 24 hours (Eastern Standard Time) prior to audition start time.  However, space is limited and auditions may fill to capacity sooner than 24 hours prior. We recommend signing up as early as possible.

July 12 audition in New York: This audition is for a Professional Division Scholarship to the 2020-2021 school year, and for late general acceptance to the Professional Division Certificate Program and Independent Study Program for the 2020-2021 school year.

  • New York, NY

    Sunday, July 12, 2020 (2)
    • Sunday, July 12, 2020
      10:00 AM
      Prof. Div. Audition
      Men – Ages 17 and older
    • Sunday, July 12, 2020
      11:30 AM
      Prof. Div. Audition
      Women – Ages 17 and older

    The Ailey School
    405 West 55th St., NY 10019
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