Summer Intensive 2023

Summer Intensive 2023

The New Zealand School of Dance is excited to present our Summer Intensive 2023 for dancers aged 12 – 17 years. The programme, developed by leading dance educators in New Zealand, will give dancers a taste of what is taught at the School. Summer Intensive 2023 dancers can expect: Classes specialised in preferred dance form, where dancers will choose to join either the contemporary dance or classical ballet classes. Daily technique and repertoire classes. Daily complementary classes designed to develop technical and creative aspects of dance for classical ballet and contemporary dance. Taught…continue reading →
Performance Season (Contemporary Dance)

Performance Season (Contemporary Dance)

New Zealand School of Dance Celebrates 55 years of World Class Training. The New Zealand School of Dance (NZSD) has played a significant role in shaping this country’s dance culture for more than half a century and its 55th Anniversary Performance Season programmes proudly reflect its achievements. The season is an opportunity to witness the high calibre of students and the results of working with inspirational world-class tutors. Audiences at Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre will be treated to a comprehensive mix of contemporary dance and classical ballet featuring outstanding choreography…continue reading →
Performance Season (All Loughlan Prior Programme)

Performance Season (All Loughlan Prior Programme)

New Zealand School of Dance Celebrates 55 years of World Class Training. The New Zealand School of Dance (NZSD) has played a significant role in shaping this country’s dance culture for more than half a century and its 55th Anniversary Performance Season programmes proudly reflect its achievements. The season is an opportunity to witness the high calibre of students and the results of working with inspirational world-class tutors. Audiences at Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre will be treated to a comprehensive mix of contemporary dance and classical ballet featuring outstanding choreography…continue reading →
Regional Performances – Southward Theatre

Regional Performances – Southward Theatre

In this, our 55th anniversary year, the New Zealand School of Dance is thrilled to again be appearing at Southward Theatre from 4 - 6 November, with outstanding performances of both classical ballet and contemporary dance. The repertoire will feature exciting highlights and cutting-edge choreography. Performances 4 Nov - 7.30pm 5 Nov - 1.30pm 5 Nov - 7.30pm 6 Nov - 1.30pm - CANCELLED Ticket Prices Adult: $25 Senior / Student/ groups of 10+: $19 Children 12 and younger: $15 Venue Otaihanga Rd Otaihanga, Paraparaumu Click Here to book your ticketscontinue reading →
Regional Performances – Whirinaki Whare Taonga

Regional Performances – Whirinaki Whare Taonga

In this, our 55th anniversary year, the New Zealand School of Dance is thrilled to again be appearing at Whirinaki Whare Taonga from 20 - 22 October, with outstanding performances of both classical ballet and contemporary dance. The repertoire will feature exciting highlights and cutting-edge choreography. Performances 20 Oct - 7.30pm 21 Oct - 7.30pm 22 Oct - 2.00pm 22 Oct - 7.30pm Ticket Prices Adult: $20 Children 12 and younger: $13.50*A booking fee will apply Venue Whirinaki Whare Taonga 836 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt Click Here to book your ticketscontinue reading →
Full-Time Auditions – Brisbane

Full-Time Auditions – Brisbane

Entry to the New Zealand School of Dance full-time programme is by audition only. Auditions for the 2023 intake will be held digitally as well as in New Zealand and Australia.  Please register to attend either of these auditions by clicking the link below. Auditions calendar: Digital Audition - 12 September - Submit your video here - (Open only to applicants who are unable to travel due to current restrictions). Wellington – Saturday 1 October. Venue: Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre Sydney – Monday 3 October. Venue: Sydney Dance Company (SDC), Wharf 4/5 Walsh Bay Arts Precinct,…continue reading →
Full-Time Auditions – Melbourne

Full-Time Auditions – Melbourne

Entry to the New Zealand School of Dance full-time programme is by audition only. Auditions for the 2023 intake will be held digitally as well as in New Zealand and Australia.  Please register to attend either of these auditions by clicking the link below. Auditions calendar: Digital Audition - 12 September - Submit your video here - (Open only to applicants who are unable to travel due to current restrictions). Wellington – Saturday 1 October. Venue: Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre Sydney – Monday 3 October. Venue: Sydney Dance Company (SDC), Wharf 4/5 Walsh Bay Arts Precinct,…continue reading →
Full-Time Auditions – Sydney

Full-Time Auditions – Sydney

Entry to the New Zealand School of Dance full-time programme is by audition only. Auditions for the 2023 intake will be held digitally as well as in New Zealand and Australia.  Please register to attend either of these auditions by clicking the link below. Auditions calendar: Digital Audition - 12 September - Submit your video here - (Open only to applicants who are unable to travel due to current restrictions). Wellington – Saturday 1 October. Venue: Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre Sydney – Monday 3 October. Venue: Sydney Dance Company (SDC), Wharf 4/5 Walsh Bay Arts Precinct,…continue reading →
Full-Time Auditions – Wellington

Full-Time Auditions – Wellington

Entry to the New Zealand School of Dance full-time programme is by audition only. Auditions for the 2023 intake will be held digitally as well as in New Zealand and Australia.  Please register to attend either of these auditions by clicking the link below. Auditions calendar: Digital Audition - 12 September - Submit your video here - (Open only to applicants who are unable to travel due to current restrictions). Wellington – Saturday 1 October. Venue: Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre Sydney – Monday 3 October. Venue: Sydney Dance Company (SDC), Wharf 4/5 Walsh Bay Arts Precinct,…continue reading →
Full-Time Auditions – Digital

Full-Time Auditions – Digital

Entry to the New Zealand School of Dance full-time programme is by audition only. Auditions for the 2023 intake will be held digitally as well as in New Zealand and Australia.  Please register to attend either of these auditions by clicking the link below. Auditions calendar: Digital Audition - 12 September - Submit your video here - (Open only to applicants who are unable to travel due to current restrictions). Wellington – Saturday 1 October. Venue: Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre Sydney – Monday 3 October. Venue: Sydney Dance Company (SDC), Wharf 4/5 Walsh Bay Arts Precinct,…continue reading →