Northern School of Contemporary Dance travels to cities across the world to hold auditions and workshops.

For over 30 years we have been enabling the most talented students, regardless of background, to shape the future of dance. Around 30% of our students come from outside the UK each year, from countries including Chile, USA, Denmark, Norway, Italy, France, Spain, China, Singapore and more.

BA (Hons)/CertHE auditions

In 2019 NSCD will be holding Auditions at the following locations for the BA/CertHE courses:


Saturday 5 January | Rom for Dans, Oslo, Norway

Wednesday 9 January | Trøndertun Folkehøgskole, Gimse, Norway

Saturday 12 January | GAME, Copenhagen, Denmark

Saturday 26 January | Opus Ballet, Florence, Italy


Friday 15 February 2019 | Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA)– closed audition

Saturday 16 February 2019 | School of the Arts Singapore (SOTA) – closed audition

February -March 2019 Hong Kong & China (dates and venue details to be confirmed soon)


MA Auditions

In 2019, NSCD will be holding Auditions at the following locations for the MA Contemporary Dance Performance course:


Sunday 6 January | Rom for Dans, Oslo, Norway

Sunday 13 January | Sceneindgangen Dance Studio, Copenhagen, Denmark



How to Apply

Complete a simple application form and then book your audition online.

Applications must be in English in order to be processed.

How to apply

Remote Audition

Can’t see your country of residence listed? Choose ‘remote audition’ in your application and submit video links for us to watch.