COVID UPDATE

THE SCHOOL IS OPEN AND WE ARE CONTINUING WITH OUR FULL-TIME & SCHOLARS CLASSES The School’s staff welcomes full time students and Scholars back to Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre. Entry to Te Whaea is only possible through the main doors at the front of the building and everyone is required to use…

Full Time Auditions Update

All of us at NZSD have been hopeful that the full-time auditions for 2022 could go ahead as originally planned. Sadly, with the recent lockdowns and travel restrictions put in place both in Australia and New Zealand, we have had to make adjustments to the auditions process this year. Regrettably we are no longer able…

Scholars & Associates Programme Auditions

The health and well-being of all our students, supporters and staff remain at the forefront of our planning.  After careful consideration, we have decided to postpone auditions for our Scholars and Associate Programmes.  The postponement is to allow applicants the opportunity to spend as much time as possible in studio to prepare themselves before audition…

COVID UPDATE

The New Zealand School of Dance building, Te Whaea, remains closed at Level 3.  All our face-to-face teaching has been moved to an e-learning environment.  Fulltime students and those in the Scholars Programme are receiving online class content appropriate to their individual needs.  Our tutors are working diligently to provide new content as well as…

A Dance Video Collaboration

Recently the School’s 1st & 2nd Yr contemporary dance students worked with award-winning dance-film makers Tyler Carney (NZSD contemporary dance graduate) and Joshua Faleatua (Fale) Threading Frames to workshop and learn about the art of dance film-making. During their time working with them, rather than just putting together a dance-film, Tyler and Fale offered the…

Summer Intensive 2022

Registrations for the NZSD Summer Intensive 2022 are open, and we still have places available in our contemporary dance classes. The classical ballet classes are full. Click here to sign-up. The NZSD Summer Intensive 2022 is a unique opportunity for young dancers aged 12-17 to experience the highest levels of training from the School’s renowned…