Thank you for your interest in auditioning for Baltimore School for the Arts.

Auditions for the 2018-19 school year will be held January 22-26, 2018. 


Current 8th and 9th grade students may audition in one (1) or two (2) art areas: Dance, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Film and Visual Storytelling, Stage Design and Production, Theatre (acting), or Visual Arts.

Here are the instructions for auditions in January 2018.


You can download the application here. Applications must be emailed to or mailed to Lisa Peels, Baltimore School for the Arts, 712 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, by Wednesday, November 22, 2017.


Non-Baltimore City residents who are accepted for admission must pay tuition.Tuition is set by the Baltimore City Board of Education.Tuition for the 2017-2018 school year iss $7,486.50 per year. Tuition is subject to change.


For additional information about the school and its curriculum, please explore this website. Each department, including academics, is described in detail.

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"TWIGS was a chance for me to be with other kids I was not in school with, to be with different teachers who were serious about art."
Dorian Dean
Visual Art Student