Blinded by the Stage Lights

A delve into the realms and realisms of professional dancing, exploring just how many dancers actually ‘make it’ and why you shouldn’t get fixated on just having an onstage career.

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…

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…

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…

Stella Mann Auditions

If you aspire to fulfil a career as a successful musical theatre performer, Stella Mann College is undoubtedly one of the best places to study. With a wealth of industry-renowned teachers and a fleet of cutting edge facilities, you certainly won’t regret applying. To find out more, please click here. Audition Quest had the pleasure…