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 2014 / 2015
Please note that the entrance examinations for the school term 2013/2014 have already taken place.
Dates for the entrance examinations for the school term 2014/2015 are as follows:Saturday 15th March 2014
(Closing date for applications: 15th February 2014)
Saturday 24th May 2014
- Pre School 3 and 4
(ages 8 - 9)*
- Ballet School with option of Residence Hall
(ages 10 - 16)*
- State Ballet Academy / Vocational School
(ages 16 - 18)*
(Closing date for applications: 10th Apil 2014)
- Pre School 1 and 2
(ages 6 - 7)*
* The age of the student at the beginning of the school term 2014 / 2015 is relevant.
In order to apply, please let us have your postal address and indicate your age. You will then receive our application form. Please fill in the application form in BLOCK LETTERS
and return it to us along with the relevant photos or documents as listed on the application form. Please do not send your application or any photos by e-mail.
Further information about the procedure of the examination will be sent to you after receipt of your application form.
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 documents by postal service.
Closing date for DVD applications: 16th May 2014