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 2018 academic year. Current Associates do not need to re-audition.
Auditions for 2018 Associates
Saturday 16 September 2017
New Zealand School of Dance, Wellington
Saturday 23 September
Wellesley Studios, Auckland
Sunday 24 September
Anna Lee School of Dance studios, Christchurch
There is a $60 fee to audition
Applications close Friday 25 August 2017
Details of the audition process will be issued after the closing date.
All applicants must print this document and bring it, already completed, to the audition:
To audition for NZSD Scholars/National Scholars please attend the Wellington Scholars audition on 5 November.
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.
For more information about the Associates programme please email Head of Associates Christine Gunn or phone 04 381 9223