Associates Audition

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 2019 academic year. Current Associates do not need to re-audition.

Auditions for 2019 Associates
Please note that applications to audition for 2019 have now closed.

All applicants must print this handwritten form and bring it, already completed, to the audition:

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To audition for NZSD Scholars/National Scholars please attend the Wellington Scholars audition.

NZSD Associates


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