Pathways Talk

New Zealand School of Dance is a national institution, official School of the Royal New Zealand Ballet and centre of excellence for pre-professional dance training in both classical ballet and contemporary dance. The School remains committed to providing outstanding dance education and developing well-rounded dancers who can succeed at the highest level.

Those interested in full-time study at the New Zealand School of Dance are invited to attend PATHWAYS, a free, informal information-sharing talk hosted by NZSD Director Garry Trinder and other senior faculty members who will answer your questions about:

  • The various programmes offered at NZSD, including our Scholars and Associate Programmes
  • What to expect from full-time dance training at NZSD
  • The audition process
  • What we are looking for at the audition
Our 2023 live-streamed session has been recorded for you. WATCH NOW

Our 2024 dates are now available. If you live in the Auckland or Christchurch area please attend the Pathways Talk in your region.

Sunday 12 May

11.30am – 12.30pm
Performance Studio

Sunday 26 May

11.30am – 12.30pm
Parnell Conference Centre
Victoria Room

Wednesday 10 July

6.30pm – 7.30pm
Te Whaea
National Dance & Drama Centre