Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

Dance Education

Dance Education Auditions

 

All prospective and transfer students must first submit an application for admission to the Steinhardt School at New York University before scheduling an audition below. You can find information on the application process through the Office of Graduate Admissions,

Audition Dates and Registration Information

Auditions are required for entrance to graduate programs in Dance Education.

Auditions for ABT Master's Program

Sunday, February 22, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
ABT Studios, 890 Broadway (at 19th Street), New York, NY

For more information or to reserve a place at the audition, call Carla Flores at 212-998-5400.

If you are unable to attend, please submit an audition video online via GetAcceptd (instructions here). The online video should be ten minutes maximum and include the following: Work at the barre and in the center consisting of an adagio, petit allegro and grand allegro, as well as a port de bras exercise and pirouette combination with both en dehors and en dedans turns. Only one side of each exercise needs to be demonstrated.

 

Auditions for Teaching Pre-K–12 and Teacher Certification and Teaching Dance in the Professions Master's Programs 

Saturday, February 7, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
NYU, 35 West Fourth Street, Studio 305, New York, NY

For more information or to reserve a place at the audition, call Carla Flores at 212-998-5400.

The live audition class includes a ballet barre, modern dance center exercises, improvisation and hip hop. If you are unable to attend the live audition, please submit an online video via GetAcceptd (instructions here). The video should be five minutes maximum and include footage of you dancing by yourself and should demonstrate your proficiency in a style or genre of dance with emphasis on the technique of that style. We are focusing on your ability to dance, not on choreography. Please do not submit videos of performances.