Photograph of Baltimore School for the Arts TWIGS students performing ballet

TWIGS Application


Each department has grade level requirements for participation in the program. Below are the grade level requirements for students entering school in Fall 2020.

IF YOU ARE A CURRENTLY ENROLLED TWIGS STUDENT: Please do not use this application form. Information on how to submit an application to audition in a different TWIGS department will be sent to you via email along with your re-enrollment instructions.

Grade Level Requirements

Acting: Grades 5-8

Dance: Grades 2-8

Film & Visual Storytelling: Grades 7-8

Instrumental Music: (Harp, Piano, Violin- Grades 2-8)

Instrumental Music: (Baritone, Bass, Bassoon, Cello, Clarinet, Euphonium, Flute, French Horn, Guitar, Oboe, Percussion, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Viola: Grades 5-8)

Stage Design & Production: Grades 5-8

Visual Arts: Grades 4-8

Vocal Music: Grades 6-8


Department Information


Film & Visual Storytelling 8th Grade only Audition Prep Requirement
Follow this link to download the required writing assignment that must be completed and brought to audition.


Film & Visual Storytelling 8th Grade only Audition Prep Requirement
Follow this link to download the required writing assignment that must be completed and brought to audition.


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Note: ***All fields are required except Pupil ID.***