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NZSD student talks about performing at Tempo Dance Festival through social media.   Today third year student Laura Beanland-Stephens shares what it has been like rehearsing Ross McCormack’s new work,... Posted by New Zealand School of Dance on Thursday, October 8, 2015       Another update from student Laura... Read more
New Zealand School of Dance students Connor Masseurs and Toa Paranihi epitomise what the School's Tū Move programme can do for talented young Māori and Pacific Island men. Connor and Toa, both 18, have not taken the traditional route to become NZSD students. They’ve always been inspired by dance but equally so by... Read more
It takes 40 hours to make a tutu. Creating 18 of them - from 300 metres of net, 40 metres of silk, 4300 crystals and lace for decoration, and coutil (corset under the structure) - is a huge undertaking. As part of November’s Graduation Season our classical students will be performing the Grand Pas from the 19th... Read more
Contemporary Dance tutor and NZSD graduate Victoria Colombus, who we all know as Tor, has directed the School’s Choreographic Season show for the past six years. Each year for this season, third year students majoring in contemporary dance choreograph works to be performed by other students. Tor, who has been a... Read more