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BTEC Audition

Show us your moves in this class-style audition
Children's Workshop
Tue 22 May 2018 5:30pm
Class times: 5.30pm-7.30pm
Open audition for Level 3 (BTEC) Dance course starting in September 2018.

Come along and show us your moves in a class-style audition covering ballet, contemporary and creative styles. The session will be led by Anthony Lo-Giudice and a panel of experts who will assess your potential.

Book your place as there is limited capacity.

About the BTEC:

Dance City and Ofsted Outstanding Whitburn Academy have come together with LEAD Academy to offer a unique qualification to help you develop, excel and pursue a career as a dancer.

This specialist qualification will enable you to apply for dance and performing arts degree programmes or audition directly for advanced training in the dance industry to specialist schools. Past students have gone onto full time training at London Studio Centre, Rambert School, Bird College and onto our degree programme. National Diplomas are equivalent to three A levels but are more vocational. The training is focused on the skills you need to work in the industry and therefore ideal if you know you want a career in dance.

Course Content

The course has a strong focus on practical activity with high level, comprehensive, pure dance training delivered by experienced dance professionals from Dance City Learning Academy.

You will develop your technique, artistic understanding and overall fitness to prepare you for a career in professional dance performance and/or teaching.

You’ll gain experience of a range of dance specialisms including Classical Ballet, Contemporary Dance, Choreography, Physical Theatre, Urban and Jazz which will develop you as a versatile dance artist.

In addition, you’ll study core units linked to professional and performance based dance practice, the study of the performing arts industry, and also the historical context of performance.

What you’ll get

• Unique qualification earning up to 168 UCAS points
• High level, pure dance training
• Trained by highly skilled, experienced professional dancers
• Cutting edge facilities including studios, theatre and gym
• Excellent public performance opportunities
• Direct route to Dance/Performing Arts Degrees or specialist dance schools
• Introductions to specialist schools
• Opportunity to attain Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award
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