Welcome to the Ballet Division

Select your class below for more information.

Ballet Division Fact Sheet

Classes labeled * indicate a competition class

Introductory Masterclass offers written and spoken adjudication only. No score or rating is awarded.

*Medal Class where winners receive gold/silver medals. Classes without this designation are adjudication (individual feedback) only.

**Advanced Ballet Class (competition class where winners receive gold/silver medals), participants in this class will also be eligible for the Adjudicator Choice Award and be required to perform at the Festival Highlights Concert.

Ballet Division Rules & Regulations

  • Participants must be between 10-19 years of age to be eligible for an award. (Young Artists between the ages of 14-20).
  • Classes are experience-based and only adjudicated up to the next level if the entrant merited in the previous year.
  • Intermediate through Advanced classes must have pointe shoes available for class as appropriate.
  • Changes within a class may be made at the discretion of the chairman.
  • For adjudication female participants must wear black leotards, pink tights and pink shoes. No jewelry, adornments or frills may be worn. Male participants must wear white T-shirts, black tights, black/white shoes.
  • Warm-up rooms will be available.
  • View Festival Rules & Regulations

Additional Resources

2024 MusicFest Northwest Needs-Based Scholarship Form

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