Dancers, Take Charge of Your Worth, Now.

By Mia Lyndon Isn’t it fascinating how we pin our own worth onto something else? We hang our esteem, our value of who we are, on something that isn’t actually us. Every one of us needs, yearns, screams for validation that we are ‘enough’- a sweet title that can never be gifted to ourselves. We…

How to Practise Audition Technique (at home!)

We may be stuck inside and we may have had all of our upcoming auditions cancelled, but this certainly isn’t permanent. Before we know it, the audition season will be back with a bang- so ensure you’re ready for it. Despite our lack of actually having a proper studio to practise in, there are a…

YOUTUBE ANNOUNCEMENT!

T’S FINALLY HAPPENED: YOUTUBE!  Tonight comes Audition Quest’s first ever YouTube video- which is all about mentally preparing for an audition, to ensure that you go into an audition feeling confident, relaxed and positive.  CHECK IT OUT NOW- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwUdhK9QqFo&t=106s As ever, I’m so very grateful for all of your support (if you go ahead and…

JUILLIARD SCHOOL DANCE AUDITION TIPS

In the heart of New York City stands one of the most prestigious performing arts colleges in the world- The Juilliard School. With a focus on training contemporary dancers to the highest calibre, the Juilliard School provides its students with the best possible training and opportunities the industry has to offer. I was delighted to…

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 Does A Musical Theatre Degree Audition Usually Involve?

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 apply. SINGING You’ll have the chance to prepare a song (usually 32 bars long) in advance, which you will then…