Model Search 2021

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ThePointeShop and Dancer's Choice Model Search 2021 will be held online.
Application Fee Deadline: Friday, March 19th, 2021 at 11:59pm.
Application Deadline: Sunday, March 21st, 2021 at 11:59pm.
All applicants will have the opportunity to take a master class with American Ballet Theatre Principal, Skylar Brandt.
Photos of the Top 60 participants (30 Junior and 30 Senior dancers), will be posted on The Pointe Shop Instagram for voting from March 26th - April 2nd.
The Top 30 will be announced on April 3rd, and contacted for additional materials.
2 Categories:
Junior, Ages 11-14
Senior, Ages 15-18
    Junior & Senior Winners will receive:
    5 pairs of pointe shoes from 5 different brands ($500 value)
    Dance goodie bag ($100 value)
    Ballet Zaida Photoshoot ($1800 value)
    30% discount with ThePointeShop for a year
    Features on ThePointeShop Instagram & YouTube channels
      1st Round: Submit application, photos and take a class Master Class
      Applicants will be invited to participate in a virtual master class with:

      American Ballet Theatre Principal, Skylar Brandt
      Sunday March 28th, 2021
      8:30am PST/11:30am EST


      2nd Round: Internal Voting for Semi-Finalists
      Semi-finalists will be announced on March 29th, 2021 
      One photo from submissions will be posted on Instagram through Friday, April 2nd, 2021 at 11:59pm.


      3rd Round: Video Submission and Personal Statement for Finalists
      Finalists will be announced when voting closes on April 3rd and dancers will be contacted for additional materials including a dancer video and personal statement.

      Application and application fee required to be considered. Applicant must be en pointe and between ages 11-18 as of March 21st, 2021.

      You will receive a copy of the application after your application fee has been submitted

      Past Models Include:
      Sage Humphries: Boston Ballet
      Madeline Woo: Royal Swedish Ballet
      Matisse Love: Moscow State Theater of Russian Ballet
      Amber Ray: Stuttgart Ballet
      Petra Johnson (Pre Professional): Prix de Lausanne 2021