The Pacific Northwest Ballet School in Seattle, Wash., will hold auditions in Salt Lake City for its five-week summer course.

The school is looking for 300 students ages 12 to 18 nationwide to participate in the session July 7 through Aug. 8.

Auditions will take place Saturday, Feb. 9, at 5 p.m., in the Ballet West studios at the Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, third floor. Auditions will begin at 5 p.m.

No advance registration is required, however there will be a nonrefundable $25 registration fee at the time of auditions.

The Pacific Northwest Ballet School focuses on intensive classical training and also features classes on nutrition, dance history, music, jazz, repertory and adagio. Alumni have gone on to dance with the New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre and the San Francisco Ballet, to name a few.

For more information, contact the Pacific Northwest Ballet School audition office at 206-441-2435 or log on to