Criteria for In Person Dance Audition

The in-person master class and interview will be observed utilizing the same criteria as the digital submission videos .

Additionally, the adjudicators will be interested in how the applicant presents their work through:

Dance Corrections
The skill in assimilating information and corrections into performance and articulating how corrections change aesthetics or meaning.

Dance Vocabulary
The ability to understand and demonstrate dance vocabulary with no visual cues.

Improvisation
The proficiency in prompt understanding in addition to original movement that is novel and spontaneous.  Further, the ability to act on impulse and take risks; the story is clear and reaches resolution.