NSCD Events

open day

Saturday 27th October 2018
Various times

Experience world-class dance education in Leeds.

This Open Day is for students looking to apply for a place on our undergraduate courses starting in 2019 or 2020, and their parents/carers.

Book onto either our morning session or afternoon session and find out more about NSCD ahead of your application.

There is the option to book additional places for parents/guardians before confirming your order.


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Morning and Afternoon sessions include:

  • welcome talk from Janet Smith MBE, NSCD Principal
  • performance from current students at our on-site venue Riley Theatre
  • contemporary technique demonstration class
  • Q&A panel discussion with current students
  • free practical workshop led by a member of our world-class teaching staff

Please note you will need to bring appropriate loose clothing to participate in the workshop and complete a separate form as part of your booking (please check your booking confirmation email for the link).

There will be opportunities outside of timetabled sessions to explore the building and talk to current students and staff.

Also open throughout the day:

  • Information marketplace- learn more about our courses, finance, accommodation and what Leeds as a city has to offer
  • Admissions presentation & drop-in – learn about the application & audition process from start to finish
  • Student services drop-in – an opportunity to ask questions about the support students receive at NSCD
  • Library- explore our dedicated specialist dance library
  • Photography exhibition- explore 30 years of NSCD

Morning session

9:00                   Registration open

9:30  – 10:00      Welcome Talk and performance

10:00 – 10:30     Class demonstration

10:45 – 11:30      Q&A with current students

11:45 – 12:45       Workshops

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afternoon session

12:00                 Registration open

13:00 – 13:30     Welcome Talk and performance

13:30 – 14:00     Class demonstration

14:15 – 14:45      Q&A with current students

15:15 – 16:15       Workshops

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