The USA IBC is a wonderful gathering that provides a global view of dance.

– Edward Villella
International Jury Chair
2014 USA IBC

2014 USA International Ballet Competition countdown is underway. Join us in Jackson!


North America’s oldest international ballet competition will celebrate 35 years and its 10th quadrennial competition

Mark your calendar and plan to be part of the 2014 USA International Ballet Competition, June 14-29, 2014, in Jackson, Mississippi. So much is in the works to maintain USA IBC’s reputation as the gold standard of competitions–for dancers, teachers, company directors and audiences. Online application is now open for competitors. Keep watching as we reveal more exciting details about the official international ballet competition* for the U.S. — “JACKSON!”

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* The USA International Ballet Competition is the official competition within the United States by a 1982 Joint Resolution of Congress. USA IBC is presented under the auspices of the ITI Dance Committee, International Theatre Institute of UNESCO.

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