Entry - Northern School of Contemporary Dance
 

Audition Process

We audition in two stages for this programme. Entry onto the scheme is through audition only. You may be invited to audition after a Taster or Outreach Workshop, or you can book a place directly for Stage One Audition

Previous dance experience is not necessary as we are looking for young people with enthusiasm, potential and commitment to training as a contemporary dancer. Find out more about the scheme

NSCD auditions all applicants and our audition process is designed to assess your potential as a dance artist and your suitability for our courses. We welcome all applicants regardless of disability, ethnicity, gender, sexuality or religion.

Stage 1 Auditions

Dates for 20/21 (TBC)

This session enables potential students and their families to learn more about the scheme. The half-day session includes an introductory presentation to the scheme followed by a practical contemporary technique and creative class. Participants will then be notified if they have been selected to go through to stage two of the audition process.

If this audition is during your school term and you would like to attend, please email cat@nscd.ac.uk to let us know.

 

 

Stage 2 (Callback)

Dates for 20/21 (TBC)

This second stage of auditions will focus more specifically on contemporary technique and improvisation followed by individual solo performances and group interviews. Successful auditionees from this round will be offered a coveted place on the NSCD CAT scheme.

Previous dance experience is not necessary as we are looking for young people with enthusiasm, potential and commitment to training as a contemporary dancer.

 

 

Contact

If you have any questions about the CAT scheme please contact Molly Watson:
CAT@nscd.ac.uk
0113 219 3025

Visit the National CAT website for detailed information about the CAT scheme including finance and Frequently Asked Questions.