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Northern School Contemporary dance. Leeds

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flipflop67 Mon 18-Jan-16 17:42:58

Hi there. My DD is auditioning for the BA in dance here at the weekend. Has anyone's DS or DD applied here or done the audition? Would love to chat about it. We are travelling from abroad for the day. I think I am more nervous than she is!

Sadusername Tue 19-Jan-16 20:09:50

I don't have any direct experience of auditioning there but you might find someone with this experience, or know someone who knows someone on the uk forum for ballet
As the title suggests it is mostly about ballet, but some ballet dancers do end up on the contemporary route.
Good luck, I hope it goes well.

flipflop67 Wed 20-Jan-16 17:50:43

Thank you sadusername! I will give a try there.

zizza Fri 19-Feb-16 23:29:18

Hope you found some help there - I'm one of the moderators :-)

My son's a professional ballet dancer (well, until recently - that's another story) so I know how hard it all is!

Balletgirlmum Fri 19-Feb-16 23:35:55

My dd is a bit young yet to think of colleges & still in lower school but an ex colleague of dh's who used to also teach dd in lower school now works there.

It's a very good school.

flipflop67 Tue 12-Apr-16 17:15:14

Very late coming back to this and thank you for the replies. DD has been offered a place on the foundation course in NSCD and also a place on a BA in Dance course in a school in the Netherlands. I think she will take the place in Leeds as we have heard such good things about it and it will help prepare her to take more auditions for a BA next year.

Leeds2 Tue 12-Apr-16 18:07:27

Well Done to your DD, flipflop. I know nothing about dance, but Leeds is a fabulous city and I hope she will be very happy there.

Sadusername Tue 12-Apr-16 18:59:15

Well done to your dd. Must be a good feeling.

flipflop67 Wed 13-Apr-16 08:24:47

Thank you!

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