HOW TO GET STUDENT FUNDING- DANCE/PERFORMING ARTS

Once you’ve bagged yourself a place on the course of your dreams, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re actually going to make it happen. Without sufficient funding, studying a dance or performing arts course is near on impossible. Luckily, there’s loads of support out there to assist you with this. Find out how…

Make a Year of Success

Where do you want to be next year? Who do you want to be? What’s stopping you from getting there? Right now is the time to answer each of these questions. A new year brings an abundance of opportunities, adventures and successes. Never limit yourself, you’ll achieve whatever you have the mindset to believe. Many…

How To Pick The Perfect Audition Song

1. CHARACTER- Remember: an audition singing round is another chance for the panel to check out your drama skills. Try to choose something which has the opportunity of allowing you to do this 2. SUITS YOU? Ask your singing teacher if a certain song is suitable for your voice. Ensure that it’s in a key…

How Should You Present Yourself During an Audition?

Be confident, humble, polite, creative and enthusiastic ✨ The audition panel want to see auditionees who have a clear passion and enthusiasm for what they’re applying for. Present yourself in a confident way, yet still remain humble and polite, listening and looking out for others. Teamwork is key. Don’t be afraid to show off your…

How Do You Know if You’re Good Enough for a Particular Audition?

Now, dreaming big is amazing. I’m a massive believer that you can literally achieve anything you desire, so long as you’re willing to work for it. However, it’s so important to realise and accept your abilities and limitations. Attending an audition that is way above your standard can result in a massive dose of confidence-knocking,…

University or Conservatoire?

So you’ve decided that you aspire to complete a performing arts degree, but now there’s a million options of where to train and how to train. Unlike most degree subjects, performing arts students have many options of how to take their training to the next level, after they leave college. You’ll usually have two options:…

London Studio Centre Audition Tips

Today’s tips are from Holly, a third year student at @ldnstudiocentre 🌟 Try to ooze confidence throughout the day. Smile as much as possible and show the panel how much you are enjoying yourself – they want to see that you’re fully engaged and interested in the course- Don’t concern yourself about having a particular…

EASY WAYS TO IMPROVE AUDITION CONFIDENCE

DO YOUR RESEARCH- Before your audition day, try to research the audition and find out as much as possible about it, so you won’t be surprised by anything on the day- you’ll know what to expect!. AUDITIONQUEST.CO.UK is a massive online bank of all the tips, advice and guidance you need for all major dance…

What Should You ACTUALLY Wear to a Dance Audition?

Sadly, auditioning successfully isn’t just about turning up and dancing well. Like with most things, there are so many other components that can affect how well you actually perform. Appearance is certainly one of them. The human eye has a fantastic ability of being drawn to certain things, often due to instinctual associations and past…

What Does A Musical Theatre Degree Audition Usually Involve?

Degree course auditions for the biggest musical theatre degree courses (such as @birdcollegeuk @urdanglondon @performerscollege @stellamanncollege) usually involve the following: –DANCE This is usually a typical jazz technique and/or ballet class. Some schools also require you to prepare an dance solo (usually jazz), which you will perform individually. You’ll be told about this when you…