2020 at the New Zealand School of Dance

  • 29 Jan: Term 1 begins
  • Feb: Scholars year begins
  • 15 – 16 Feb: Associates weekend
  • 8 Apr: Term 1 ends
  • 20 Apr: Term 2 begins
  • 20 – 24 Apr: Immersion Weekends – cancelled
  • 2 – 3 May: Associates weekend – cancelled
  • May: Contemporary Intensive Programme (Wgtn) – cancelled
  • 8 Jun: Applications open for full-time training
  • July: Contemporary Intensive Programme (Auckland) – cancelled
  • 2 Jul: Term 2 ends
  • 20 Jul: Term 3 begins
  • 1 – 2 Aug: Associates weekend
  • 11 Sep: Applications to audition in Wellington due
  • 18 Sep: Digital auditions submissions due
  • 24 – 25 Sep: Insight Studio Performances
  • 25 Sep: Term 3 ends
  • 26 Sept: Full-time auditions, Wellington


5 Oct: Term 4 begins
10 – 11 Oct: Associates weekend
18 – 28 Nov: Spring Festival Performances
29 Nov: Graduation Ceremony
30 Nov: Term 4 ends

Please note all dates are subject to alteration 
Upcoming performances & events

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2020

Wed 1 Jan: New Years Day (in term break)
Thurs 2 Jan: Day after New Years Day (in term break)
Thurs 6 Feb: Waitangi Day
Fri 10 Apr: Good Friday (in term break)
Mon 13 Apr: Easter Monday (in term break)
Sat 25 Apr: ANZAC Day Mon 27 Apr: ANZAC day observed
Mon 1 Jun: Queens Birthday
Mon 26 Oct: Labour Day
Fri 25 Dec: Christmas Day (in term break)
Sat 26 Dec: Boxing day (in term break)