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Auditions and Registration

Auditions and Registration

NEW, ONGOING AUDITION PROCESS!

Experienced Dancers

Dancers ages 9 – 13 years of age wishing to audition for the Preparatory Dance Program, who have prior ballet experience.

  • Students should contact Susan Brooker, Director of the Prep. Program, to set up an audition during a regular Preparatory Program class and register on-line prior to the audition date.
  • The schedule and location will be communicated by Ms. Brooker.
  • Students attending the Prep. Summer Intensive Program who wish to audition should contact Susan Brooker and register on-line.
  • All students auditioning must pay the $15 audition fee.

Attire

Students with dance experience should wear a solid colour leotard, pink tights, soft ballet slippers for ladies. T-shirt, tights or shorts, ballet slippers for boys.

Second & Third Graders

Auditions for students in second and third grades are held in May and August each year, and those accepted are placed into class based on age and ability. Students in the second and third grades do not need to have any previous dance experience Online registration and payment link is found below. Please read all of the information below to ensure your dancer is prepared.

Attire

  • Students who have not had previous experience may wear form fitting t-shirt and shorts that they can move in if they do not have ballet attire. 
  • Students with dance experience should wear a solid colour leotard, pink tights, soft ballet slippers for ladies. T-shirt, tights or shorts, ballet slippers for boys.

 

Schedule

Registration begins at 9 a.m. with a $15 audition fee:

  • Saturday, May 9th and Saturday, August 8th - 9:30-10:30 rising 2nd – 3rd grade 

 

Location

Auditions are located on the UNCSA campus in the Lindgren/Tyven studio A of the Gray building. Park in the lot behind the Welcome Center. Refer to the UNCSA Campus Map for guidance.

Audition Registration

Acceptance

Audition results will be e-mailed to each student within two weeks of the audition. Students must register with the registration link provided in the email or using the link below:

After a student has been accepted into the program all registration forms must be completed by the specified deadline in order to secure a place. Classes will be closed once they reach their maximum capacity. Students not registering by the deadline will be placed on a waiting list.

For additional assistance on how to register online for the Preparatory Dance program, how to add a class or how to make an online payment, please review our video tutorials.