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Dance Major Auditions

DANCE MAJOR AUDITIONS FOR ENTRANCE IN 2024-25 WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2023 AND FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2024. A virtual audition for those unable to travel will be planned for FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2024. You must complete an application to the UGA Department of Dance one week before your scheduled audition. 

Learn more about the application and admission process 

Audition Information

Technique and Solo Performance:

Auditions will include group participation in a full technique class beginning at 10:00 a.m. followed by individual interviews and solo performance. The technique class will include Ballet (not en pointe), Contemporary, Jazz, Improv and West African dance. The solo may or may not be choreographed by the auditioning dancer and should be from one to two minutes in length. Please bring any music you may be using for your solo in one of the following formats:

(A) Smart Phone: you will be plugging into a standard audio cable so bring the appropriate adapter that works for your phone. 

(B) You may directly access Spotify or other online music services via our studio desktop computer. 

(C) On a CD or USB flash drive.

NOTE: Virtual auditionees will meet with faculty individually over zoom at a scheduled interview time on Friday, February 9, 2024. A complete agenda for the day will be sent to you by Tuesday, February 6th.

Recommended Audition Attire:

Please select solid color dance and/or athletic wear that clearly shows body alignment.  
For safety and comfort moving in a variety of dance genres, please wear bottoms that extend below the knee and tops that cover the midriff.  

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