Application Form

School transcript (for those still pursuing their professional training or who have 1 year or less paid professional performance experience)

$75 Application Fee

Attendance at one Professional Training & Performance Program

If no intensive is scheduled within reasonable distance from your home, we will accept a vimeo / youtube link.  We strongly suggest that if an intensive is scheduled for later in year, after the application deadline, that applicants attend.  It is important for us to meet you in person.

For video submissions, please include:

3 push-ups, arms below shoulders, Plié with ports de bras and cambré (as you wish), Rond de jambe à terre (right OR left), Battement tendu (right OR left), Battement glissé / degagé (right OR left), Battement fondu (right OR left), Battement frappé & petit battement (right OR left), Grand battement (right OR left), Adage in centre (at least two extension on each leg), Pirouettes (both sides) with tendus, en dehors, en de dans, Petit allegro including assemblé, jeté, Grande allegro (diagonally across the floor, right AND  left)

NEW:  All apprentices must also provide a criminal record check (vulnerable sector) in addition to a doctor’s note detailing that their health and fitness is at a suitable level to ensure completion of the program.

Upon receiving your application materials, we will contact you to make arrangements to begin the 2-part interview process.  Please bear in mind that all applicants 18 years and under are required to complete a more rigorous interview process, which  includes multiple parent interviews.


Nutritious, well-balanced meals

Uniform & costumes

Internal transportation (apprentices are required to obtain personal transportation to and from (YCG) or (YZZ)).

Official accommodation will be provided by Big Red Cats at Red Mountain Resort.


Application Deadline:  Wednesday, January 31, 2017

Interviews Begin:  Monday, February 12, 2018

Entrance Offers Delivered By:  Friday, February 16, 2018

Deadline for Applicants to Accept Offers:  Thursday, March 1, 2018

Spring Session:  Tuesday, April 17 – Friday, June 22 2018 (10 weeks)

Fall Session:   Monday, August 20 – Friday, December 21, 2017 (18 weeks)

Location:  British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan,  Manitoba, Yukon, & Northwest Territories

Program Deposit is due by March 1, 2018 to confirm acceptance of the “Offer of Entrance.”  The next payment is due on March 30, 2018. A final payment for the  Fall Session is due on June 1, 2018.  We consider apprentice positions only confirmed once the Program Deposit is received. Apprentice positions will be offered to other pending applicants if all of the above are not received by the respective deadline.