Admission to the school is possible at any stage of the training.
The entrance examination takes place in form of a training suitable for the age of the applicant. An examination by the school orthopaedist is also required for an admission.
After entry to the John Cranko Schule the probation period for students of the Ballet School is six months, and three months for students of the Ballet Academy.
In order to participate in the entrance examination it is necessary to apply in good time. Thus please request the application documents and indicate your postal address.
John Cranko Schule
Phone +49 (0) 711.28539-0
Entrance examinations for the school term 2015 / 2016
Saturday, 14th March 2015
Deadline for applications: 14th February 2015
Pre School 3 + 4 (ages 8 to 9)
Ballet School (ages 10 to 16)
State Ballet Academy / Vocational School (ages 16 to 18)
Saturday, 23rd May 2015
Deadline for applications: 23rd April 2015
Pre School 1 + 2 (ages 6 to 7)
Further Information and application forms may be requested.
Students from abroad
Students from abroad may send a DVD with the application form instead of auditioning personally.
The DVD should show approx. 30 - 45 min. class („barre“, „center“ and „jumps“) and if available, parts of performances, competitions or repertoire in studio.
"You Tube" links and other uploads will not be accepted.
Please send all the documents by postal service.
Closing date for DVD applications: 16th May 2015