Full-time Application

Apply to Audition for the New Zealand School of Dance Full-time Course in 2019

The online application form is available from 26 June - 2 September 2018.
Online applications for video auditions are open until Friday 28 September 2018.


We suggest that you download, read and prepare all documents on this page in advance.

Download the Application Checklist

The application form cannot be saved, before you start entering information you must:

  • Have all the information required to complete the application – refer to the Application checklist
  • Have pdfs ready to upload of the completed forms (available below) - Medical Form, Orthopaedic Form, and Declaration.
  • Have a pdf of your Character Reference - a letter from someone who has known you for at least two years.
  • Prepare jpgs of passport-sized and practice photographs ready to upload – each photo must be a JPEG file up to 2MB each. Any larger and the form will not accept it, and you will be unable to move forward in the application.
  • Give the Confidential Professional Reference Form (downloaded from this page) to your present dance teacher for them to send to us directly.
  • Applicants under 18 years old must have their Medical, Orthopaedic and Declaration forms signed by a parent or guardian.
  • Be ready to pay the audition class fee at the end of the online form. Class fees are NZ$110 to audition in New Zealand, NZ$140 to audition in Australia or by video. If you are paying by Visa or Mastercard please have the card with you. Those with NZ bank accounts may also pay by internet banking. Fees are non-refundable.

Application Form

Applications close Sunday 2 September 2018
Online applications for video auditions are open until Friday 28 September 2018


Download Forms

The forms you'll need to complete before your application

Medical FormMedical Form  

Orthopaedic FormOrthopaedic Form

Professional Reference FormConfidential Professional Reference Form (to be completed and sent by your dance teacher)



Further Information

Video RequirementsAudition Video Requirements (for those not attending an audition)

For assistance with applications please email the NZSD Administrator or phone +64 4 381 9226