The Trainee



The company opens admission two times per year, in December/January and in June/July. Admission is a four step process.

Ballet de Catalunya doesn’t discriminate on race, sexual orientation or religion.

*NOTE – Student Visa Delays 

*due the pandemic situation, Spanish embassies may be closed in some countries.


Trainee I Trainee II
> Minimum Age - 16 to 22 years old
> Graduation Diploma - not required
> Minimum Height - Females 160 cm, Males 175 cm
> Experience - not required
> Minimum Age - 18 to 22 years old
> Graduation Diploma - required
> Minimum Height - Females 160 cm, Males 175 cm
> Experience - not required

Position Details


Online Application

Fill the Online Application by clicking the "Apply Now" button. 


Sending the Contract

If the Online Application was accepted by the artistic director, we will send you the Trainee contract to be reviewed by you and your assessors.


Video Conference

We will schedule a video conference with you and your parents in case you were under age to discuss the contract and to provide you with all the necessary info about the program, visa procedure and accommodation.


Contract Signature

We will activate you a user account in our Intranet in order to sign online your final contract.


In case of any query, please contact members of our admission committee.
They would be more than glad to help you.


Elias Garcia

Artistic Director

Angeles Lacalle

Ballet Mistress


Leo Surdeanu

Head of Admission Committee


Because of new guidelines and restrictions on social contact and limiting exposure, the program guidelines, dates, schedule and procedures may change, postponed and cancelled. We will be updating our site to ensure that all currently available position are posted.

Please apply, if you meet the required criteria.

Response times may increase during this time as our team’s roles and responsibilities have shifted, however, most applications should receive a prompt response (24-48h).

If this is case, please contact us asap sending an email to trainee[at]catballet.org

Placement in the Trainee I or II, depends on the admission criteria, C.V., psychological profile and the level of ballet practice shown in your videos. A candidate who have been placed in the Trainee I is not allowed to change for a position in Trainee II. A candidate who have been placed in Trainee II, is allowed to change for a position in Trainee I.

Some positions may be postponed, however, your application will remain on file. If the position you applied for is still open or if it re-opens in the future, you will be contacted by our team.


If you need more info about the program, admission process, registration, etc. don't hesitate to book a video conference with our Head of Admission.

AUDITIONS 2021/2022

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