18 – 19 March 2023 & 6 – 7 May 2023

Location: Royal Ballet School Antwerp, Meistraat 2, 2000 Antwerp

After a very successful start in 2019, JBA is organizing new auditions for its 2-year pre-professional program starting in August 2023. Applications can be submitted from December 1, 2022 and this until April 20, 2023.

Please note we will only accept applications sent in through the official JBA application form to be found on this website.
After receiving fully completed forms, we will contact chosen applicants individually by e-mail before inviting them to take part in the audition(s) in Antwerp.


JBA offers a two-year program with an evaluation that will take place at the end of the first year. The annual JBA tuition fee comprises € 8500*
This includes all daily training, workshops, performances, personal coaching, career development and guidance.
All extra costs such as food and lodging, travel to and from Antwerp and the costs of flats and point shoes are NOT included

* This fee is non-refundable except under exceptional or extenuating circumstances such as ‘Force Majeur’