Dancers are recruited for Mystic Ballet FAD four-week Summer program during a series of auditions conducted each winter in the United States, Europe, Australia and South America. The auditions are open to dancers ages 18 – 23 (See Auditions.)
The criteria for admission to The Mystic Ballet Academy include (not necessarily in order of priority):
- Appropriate age.
- A physique possessing the various attributes (structure, proportion, flexibility, line) that are generally considered requisite for professional accomplishment in ballet and dance.
- A significant level of talent (defined generally as physical ability, movement quality, musical sense, and intelligence).
- Exemplary work habits.
- Satisfactory medical history (with regard to relevant chronic injuries or other health problems).