WORLD DANCE AUDITIONS

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We seek students with a strong interest in dance from different cultures. Be prepared to spend three full hours at the audition. Prior dance experience is not required. 

WRITE IN ADVANCE OF YOUR AUDITION

In your unique voice answer both of the following questions and bring your one (1) page paper to the audition.

  • Why you are interested in the World Dance program at SOTA and how will you contribute to the program? This is your opportunity to tell us about yourself, specifically your interest and/or experience in dance.

  • Why do you think it is important to have a World Dance program?

AUDITION DAY

PERSONAL INTERVIEW

  • be prepared to briefly discuss your background or training

CHOREOGRAPHY DEMONSTRATION

  • present 1 minute of choreography in any style - your own or learned choreography

  • if you have training in any traditional style of dance (Folklorico, Polynesian, etc.), perform a piece of choreography that reflects this training

  • you may wear a costume but costumes are not required

  • your performance potential during the audition will be assessed so remember to smile, or show whatever emotion is appropriate to your dance

  • we provide speakers with AUX ports for students using their own music

WEAR

  • Please wear comfortable, athletic clothes

  • No shoes are required

BRING

  • water