SUMMER INTENSIVE 2021

SUMMER INTENSIVE 2021

OUR FIRST-EVER SUMMER INTENSIVE IS FOR YOUNG DANCERS FROM ALL OVER NEW ZEALAND Building on the success of our annual Winter School, the inaugural New Zealand School of Dance Summer Intensive offers four days of full-time training, in either classical ballet OR contemporary dance. PLEASE NOTE - There are 3 places available in the Junior Contemporary Intensive.  We have reached capacity for all other classes. BOOK HERE When: 26 - 29 January (incl.) Where: Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama CentreCost: $320 & $40 registration   INFORMATION PACK For students aged 12 -…continue reading →
There & Then | Here & Now

There & Then | Here & Now

Presenting iconic classical ballet repertoire and exciting new contemporary dance works in an intimate studio setting. The New Zealand School of Dance (NZSD) presents Then & There | Here & Now: an eclectic programme celebrating the creativity, talent and resilience of the School’s students and tutors in an informal and relaxed setting. Then & There is a collection of quintessential classical ballet repertoire including the iconic La Sylphide – Act II.  Here & Now is a presentation of enthralling contemporary dance works. Three of these were choreographed by talented New Zealanders and School…continue reading →
Scholars Auditions

Scholars Auditions

The Scholars Programme Provides training for classical ballet students from the age of 10.  Selection is by audition and students participate in the programme alongside their regular dance training. The programme focuses on the principles of movement, incorporating the definitions of technique as required in ballet, while embracing musicality and artistry. To join the programme, submit an audition application by 18 October, 2020 and attend auditions on 31 October, 2020 at Te Whaea, Wellington.  An audition fee $40 applies. SCHOLARS APPLICATION FORM Please submit your application to audition by Sunday 18 October 2020…continue reading →
It’s a wrap

It’s a wrap

Heartfelt thanks to the supporters, students and staff of the New Zealand School of Dance. This year has seen many successes because of your hard work, dedication and commitment. Highlights this year included outstanding achievements by three NZSD classical ballet students at the Alana Haines Australasian Awards and fabulous reviews for performances at our Choreographic Season, Tempo Dance Festival and Graduation Season. 2019 3rd Yr classical ballet and contemporary dance students at the Graduation Ceremony The talented and inspired classical ballet and contemporary dance graduates of 2019 have seen their dedication and perseverance…continue reading →