Ev & Bow holds full time course auditions
Ev & Bow Full Time Dance Training Centre, located in Kirrawee, NSW, will hold an audition on Saturday, September 6 for entry to its full time Certificate IV in Dance course. Under the direction of Sarah Boulter and Lisa Bowmer, Ev & Bow has a reputation of supreme quality as the area’s premiere studio for innovation, passion and outstanding results.
NZ Film Festival presents dance shorts
The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) kicked off July 25 in Wellington and runs through August 10, presenting various films on diverse subjects, including dance. A collection titled “Shorts That Dance” presents films from local directors that explore a broad variety of movement forms. From samba instruction in Brazil to surreal ballet to dust-raising hip-hop dancing in the Hokianga, the films will lure viewers into their stories.
JCMOD holds full time course auditions
Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance (JCMOD), situated in North Melbourne, offers two full time dance courses – a Diploma in Dance (Elite Performance) and a Diploma of Musical Theatre. JCMOD will hold an audition on Sunday, August 31 for entry to its 2015 Diploma of Musical Theatre course. One week later, on Sunday, September 7, JCMOD will hold an audition for entry to its 2015 Diploma in Dance course.
Ausdance SA appoints new Director
The Ausdance SA Board has announced that Simon McMahon has been appointed as the new Director of Ausdance SA. McMahon has over 10 years’ experience in management and leadership roles within the not-for-profit sector in South Australia. He will commence as Director on Tuesday, July 29.
PW releases micro-classic pro tights
PW Dance & Sportswear (PW) has announced an addition to its already extensive range of quality apparel. The new micro-classic pro ballet tights have been designed with the professional dancer in mind and are now available throughout Australia and New Zealand.
ED5INTERNATIONAL plans full time auditions
ED5INTERNATIONAL, an arts training centre based in North Strathfield, Sydney, offers a full time course for performers to earn a Diploma in Performing Arts. Through the program, participants can expand the breadth of their skills, deepen their technique and build upon their performance qualities. ED5INTERNATIONAL will hold auditions for entry to the 2015 course over the next two months.
RNZB presents bright new ballets this winter
It’s less than a week until the premiere of Royal New Zealand Ballet’s new programme Allegro: Five Short Ballets on July 30 at the Aotea Centre in Auckland. The programme will present three New Zealand premieres plus a world premiere as it tours from Auckland to Hamilton, Napier, Palmerston, Wellington, Invercargill and Dunedin. In addition, Allegro will include Principal Guest Artist Gillian Murphy’s final performances with the company before she leaves New Zealand.
Queensland Ballet holds full time auditions
Queensland Ballet, located in the inner-city suburb of West End in southern Brisbane, will be holding multiple auditions beginning in late August for entry to its two full time dance courses, the Pre-Professional Program and the Senior Program. The first auditions are on Sunday, August 24 in Brisbane. Auditions will come to Sydney and Melbourne in September.
Ettingshausens hosts open day, then audition
Ettingshausens, a centre offering dance and theatre, martial arts and career training in Kirrawee, New South Wales, invites aspiring dancers to come and see why its full time dance program is renowned across Australia. It will host an Open Day on Sunday, August 3 at its studios for interested dancers to experience the life of a full time student. Following Open Day, the centre will host its full time dance audition on Saturday, September 6.