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What to expect at your audition

What to expect at your audition

All students who apply to a Junior Conservatoire Programme are required to attend an audition. Our audition dates for students who wish to begin studying in September 2018 are as follows:

  • Junior Conservatoire Modern Ballet (Glasgow campus) – Sunday 20 May 2018.
  • Junior Conservatoire Contemporary Dance – dates to be confirmed between Monday 9 April – Sunday 29 April 2018 inclusive.
  • Pre-Juniors Ballet (Edinburgh campus) – tbc
  • Pre-Juniors Ballet (Dumfries House campus) Saturday 23 June 2018

The audition will comprise of a class. Students should arrive 30 minutes early to warm up, and should wear dance practice clothing. Senior ballet students (from age 15/S3) should also bring pointe shoes.

You will perform as a group, led by a Junior Conservatoire lecturer, and there will be a panel of teachers observing the class.

We try to make auditions as informal and as enjoyable as possible. After the audition we aim to make a decision on all applicants within three weeks.

If you have any questions about the audition process, please get in touch with us at or call 0141 270 8271.