Dance Major Auditions

(B.A. Degree in Dance)

2011-12 Audition Dates

October 21, 2011

2 p.m.- 5 p.m.

(Application deadline: October 14, 2011 @ 4 p.m.)

February 17, 2012

2 p.m.- 5 p.m.

(Application deadline: February 10, 2012@ 4 p.m.)

April 20. 2012

2 p.m.- 5 p.m.

(Application deadline: April 13, 2011@ 4 p.m.)

 

Auditions will be held in the dance studio located at Chastain Pointe suite 306 Chastain Pointe is located on Big Shanty Road off Chastain Road.

Audition Requirements:

All students entering the dance major program must demonstrate technical and artistic aptitude capable of successfully completing the program of study. The audition process will consist of a 30-minute ballet barre, followed by a short center-floor modern/jazz combination, and a final across-the-floor ballet, modern or jazz combination.

DANCE MINOR STUDENTS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO AUDITION FOR ADMISSION INTO THE DANCE MINOR PROGRAM.  THE AUDITION REQUIREMENT IS ONLY FOR DANCE MAJOR STUDENTS.

Students must bring appropriate footwear to the audition. The program recommends that women wear black leotards and pink tights, and men wear black tights or shorts and tanks to the audition. The dance studio will be available 30 minutes prior to the audition for students to warm-up.

Following the audition class, students will receive detailed program information and will have the opportunity to meet with dance faculty. Students are not required to prepare a solo combination for the audition. Students will be notified about acceptance into the program within two weeks following the audition.

To schedule a special audition (for students who are unable to attend the regularly scheduled audition due to unavoidable circumstances), please contact the Director of the Program in Dance at 770-423-6789.

Application to the Program in Dance

All students must apply separately to the Program in Dance before an audition can be scheduled. This application is available online. IMPORTANT: If you are not currently at student at Kennesaw State, you must begin your application to the university before you apply to the Program in Dance. You will need your KSU ID number in order to complete the dance application. It is not essential that the university admission process be completed at the time of the audition.

DANCE AUDITION APPLICATION FORM

Course Placement:

At the time of acceptance into the program, students will be advised about course scheduling and technical level placement. The individual course instructor reserves the right to request a student to take a lower level technique course if the student is not technically at the level required for entry into the course.

KSU Dance Company Auditions

Auditions for the KSU Dance Company are held during the first week of classes of the fall and spring terms.  The auditions are open to any registered student at KSU irrespective of the academic degree they are pursuing.  For information about the KSU Dance Company auditions, click KSU Dance Company auditions.

 

 

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