5 VERY POSITIVE THINGS FOR DANCERS

Negativity? Nope, there’s too much of that. Luckily, there’s loads to be positive about too… STRONG AF– Anyone else noticed how strong our industry is getting? Isolation cannot stop people. Take a look at all the free online classes going on- what a fantastic way to bring dancers together and continue training in the most innovative…

In dance, why isn’t happiness a measure of success?

Dancing has never really made me fully happy. A break-down before class, a skipped meal, an anxious pre-show panic. When I launched myself into full-time dance college, I thought that things would get easier- I’d be happier- but I was simply wrong. Characterised by its constant demand for perfection- the dance world appeared to me…

’50 TIPS : AUDITION SUCCESS’- Audition Advice From a Pro

For performers of stage and screen, auditions hold paramount importance. With so much riding on the line of just a single audition, you’ve got to get it right. Every time. It’s often considered impossible to fully understand what an audition panel is looking for, or the ‘rules’ that you must follow to gain ultimate success….

‘Acting is Acting’- Lovenna Kureemun: Kick Start Your Acting Audition Success

Calling all actors, dramatic enthusiasts and performers, here is your secret weapon to reaching indisputable audition success. ‘Acting is Acting’ is the innovative new publication from Lovenna Kureemun, providing actors with an abundance of information, advice and tips to heighten audition success. Concise and informative, this read is crafted around developing your skills in a…

Ballet in Auditions…

It seems that, above anything else, the ballet portion of any dance audition often seems to scare dancers the most. This is something I can relate to entirely- despite having stood beside the ballet barre since age three, ballet in auditions still seems to terrify me. Ironically, the actual ballet material in a dance audition…

Dear 2020,

Please bring me new beginnings- fill the year full of challenges, answers and solutions. Bring both happiness and difficulty, allowing me to appreciate everything that I should be grateful for. Please open new doors where others have closed, full of new successes. Make me question what I truly desire and let me choose my own…

I Will Keep Moving

I will keep moving. I will keep pushing, stretching, expanding. I will do everything in my power. I will achieve success. I will fall down, back up, cry for days and swear I’m deplete. But I will never stop. I will keep moving. I will never ‘achieve’ success. Success is not an object. Success is…

Audition Nerves: FEAR OF FAILURE

How do you stop yourself feeling nervous in an audition? This week’s blog post features loads of information, tips and advice for stopping and conquering audition nerves!

DANCE AND DRAMA WRITING OPPORTUNITY

Do you have a passion or interest for writing and dance? Are you planning on pursuing a career within dance journalism and want work experience? Audition Quest is offering an exciting opportunity for anyone interested in the above. We have loads of opportunities for you to showcase your writing and get it featured on our…

Oh Hello There…

I hate auditions. Signing up to an audition date and receiving bland confirmation instructing you to arrive at a certain location at a certain time, never quite equals the actual numbness of walking into the audition itself. I always tell myself that the audition will be alright- what’s the worst that could happen? I’ve got…