Students wishing to major or minor in Dance at Grand Valley State University should complete an online application for the Dance Program, where you will choose your audition date.
October 2, 2015
November 13, 2015
January 22, 2016
February 19, 2016
March 18, 2016
Students are encouraged to audition early, as spaces and scholarships are limited.
Auditions are required for all students wanting to pursue a Major in Dance (Bachelor of Arts), a Minor in Dance, or for those who want to participate in a dance class. The schedules for the audition days are as follows:
9:00 -10:25 AM - Ballet Technique
ATTIRE: Women - Black leotard, pink tights, and soft ballet shoes.
Men - Black tights, white fitted dance shirt, and ballet shoes.
10:30 - 11:50 AM - Observe rehearsal 12:00 - 1:00 PM - LUNCH BREAK 1:00 - 2:25 PM - Modern/Jazz technique
ATTIRE: Women: Dark, solid-colored unitard or leotard and fitted dance pants/tights and bare feet.
Men: Dark, solid-colored unitard or fitted shirt and fitted dance pants/tights and bare feet.
2:30 - 3:30 PM - 1-2 minute Solo
Please prepare a 1-2 minute solo of any style to be performed for faculty. (No costumes and no headshots are necessary)
3:30 - 4:00 PM - Informational meeting with faculty
If you have any questions please call the Music & Dance office at 331-3484.