New Zealand School of Dance is a national institution, official School of the Royal New Zealand Ballet and centre of excellence for pre-professional dance training. The School remains committed to providing outstanding dance education and developing well-rounded dancers who can succeed at the highest level.

Those interested in full-time study at the New Zealand School of Dance are invited to attend PATHWAYS, a free, informal information-sharing talk hosted by NZSD Director Garry Trinder and other senior faculty members who will answer your questions about:

  • The various programmes offered at NZSD
  • What to expect from full-time dance training at NZSD
  • The audition process and
  • What we are looking for at the audition

Spaces are limited – please register early to avoid missing a seat.  Click on the dates below to secure your spot.