SCHOLARS

How to Apply

Selection for the Scholars programme is by audition only. Preference will be given to students entering Year 6 at the beginning of 2021

Students entering Year 9 or above in 2021 must audition for the Associates Programme and be accepted as a classical major before they can be considered as scholar.

Auditions are held annually at the New Zealand School of Dance in Wellington

Audition information

  • Date: 31 October, 2020
  • Venue: Te Whaea, Wellington

There is a $40 fee to audition

Application forms for audition will be made available here on 31 July, 2020.

Scholars Guidelines for Entry

For more information about the Scholars programme please email Head of Scholars Sue Nicholls or phone 04 381 9252 ext 261

ASSOCIATES

How to Apply

Selection for the Associates programme is by audition only. Auditions are held in September and places are strictly limited. 

Preference will be given to students entering Year 9 at the beginning of the current academic year. Current Associates do not need to re-audition.

Applications for entry for 2021 close 31 August 2020

Audition information

WellingtonTe Whaea12 Sept, 2020
AucklandWellesley Studios13 Sept, 2020
ChristchurchNASDA20 Sept, 2020

Open Technique Classes

The NZSD offers technique classes in classical and contemporary dance in Christchurch and Auckland in conjunction with auditions for the Associates Programme.

Cost: $17.50 for one class, $30.00 for two. View the schedule below & click the button to book your spot.

Auckland13 SeptClassical ballet12.30 – 1.45 pm
Contemporary dance2.00 – 3.15 pm
Christchurch20 SeptClasscial ballet1.30 – 2.45 pm
Contemporary dance3.00 – 4.15 pm

For more information about the Associates programme please email Head of Associates Christine Gunn or phone 04 381 9223