Enrolment - Dance

Dance Audition Requirements
Students will be considered for a place in the Performing Arts Stream in Dance based on their audition. Should they be successful at audition students will be invited to an interview with the Principal.


General Criteria that students will be assessed on for Dance are:

  • Performance techniques
  • Performance quality
  • Adaptability to various tasks
  • Use of space / movement quality

In addition to this criteria, students must demonstrate:

  • The ability to work independently and productively
  • Commitment to the Performing Arts both academically and in performance
  • Successful application towards their further academic studies within their other core subjects at our school

Auditions will be run by two Dance teachers.

The audition will consist of:

A modern/contemporary Dance Workshop for 2–2.5 hours consisting of:

  • Teacher lead warm-ups.
  • Technical skills.
  • Choreographic Workshop. (Students will be required to perform the sequence in small groups.)

Student will also be required to:

  •  Perform a 2 minute solo dance in the student’s choice of dance style. (This is to be pre-prepared by the student)

Attire:
Appropriate Dance attire:

  • Girls: Leotard/tights/unitard/foot thongs or bare feet (no socks). Appropriate shoes for your dance. 
  • Boys: White T-shirt and black tights or dance pants. Appropriate dance shoes.
  • No jewellery to be worn.
  • Students to have hair tied back and off their face.

Audition Length:

  • 2 – 2.5 hours

Backing Tracks:

  • Please bring a backing track on either an MP3/ iPod /iPhone or a CD.

  To apply for audition please complete one of the following online Expression of Interest forms: