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Admission & Audition

Undergraduate and Post-Secondary Programmes 2022/23

Audition and Selection Requirements:

In addition to meeting the Academy pre-requisites for entry into their chosen programme, applicants will be invited to attend an audition and interview to ascertain their suitability for entry into the school.

 

Audition for Local Applicants

Please Note:
All applicants may be invited to submit a recently made digital recording of maximum 20 minutes’ duration with a certified statement that it is the applicant’s own performance.  The video should include a technique class and a solo (in the applicant’s choice of Major dance study).
Content: Ballet, Chinese Dance, Contemporary Dance
Submission Date: Please refer to the Video Submissions Letter 

In view of the spread of the Novel Coronavirus, to secure safety for our selected candidates, the 1st round audition originally scheduled on 19 Feb 2022 will be cancelled.  The 2nd round audition will be tentatively postponed to the mid of Mar 2022. This is to avoid risks of cross infections among applicants during the audition process. 

1st Round Audition:
Date: 19 Feb 2022 (Cancelled) 
Audition Format: Video Submission 
(Please note: Applicants who have already submitted an audition video to School of Dance, you are not required to submit the audition video again.)
 
2nd Round Audition:
Date: 12 Mar 2022 (Dance Performance major) or 19 Mar 2022 (Choreography major) 
Audition Format: Online Zoom Interview 
(Shortlisted applicants will receive email invitations before the date of 2nd round audition for an online interview.)

 

Audition for Non-local Applicants

1st Round Audition:
Submission Date: Please refer to the Video Submissions Letter 
Audition Format: Video Audition
Content: Ballet, Chinese Dance, Contemporary Dance
All applicants may be invited to submit a recently made digital recording of maximum 20 minutes’ duration with a certified statement that it is the applicant’s own performance. The video should include a technique class and a solo (in the applicant’s choice of Major dance study).

2nd Round Audition:
Date: 12 Mar 2022 (Dance Performance major) or 19 Mar 2022 (Choreography major) 
Audition Format: Online Zoom Interview 
(Shortlisted applicants will receive email invitations before the date of 2nd round audition for an online interview.)



Bachelor, Professional Diploma & Diploma in Dance Foundations

First Screening

  • Juried audition technique class

Second Screening

  • Technique
  • Improvisation
  • Repertory Class/Solo/Choreography
  • Interview to ascertain suitability and motivation for entering the preferred programme

 

Master of Fine Arts in Dance 

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview (to be conducted in English) between February and May. Applicants would be required to articulate their previous practice, demonstrate knowledge of the dance ecosystem, and express their intention of research areas. 

 

Application Form. Please download and bring the completed form to the audition: 
https://www.hkapa.edu/studying-apa/prospective-students/download/