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BFA Auditions

 

The dates for audition are:

Friday, November 21, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m.

Friday, February 13 , 2015 at 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday, April 17 , 2015 at 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: SHSU Campus, Gaertner Performing Arts Center, Huntsville, Texas.

Students who wish to be accepted into the Department of Dance must also apply for admittance through the admissions office.

Those who are wishing to become a dance major at Sam Houston State University must also be accepted through the University.

Students are required to audition for admission/scholarship into the Department of Dance.

The audition format is a ballet class followed by an abbreviated modern dance class, and concludes with either a movement improvisation exercise or jazz combination. Please allow three to four hours for the full audition. Dancers should wear solid colored leotard, tights and ballet slippers. No prints on body wear and no baggy outer wear (i.e. no sweat pants or tops) should be worn for the audition. The modern dance phrase will be danced barefoot.

If you have questions, contact the Department of Dance at: Phone 936-294-1875 and FAX 936-294-3954.

 

MFA Auditions

 

The dates for audition are:

Friday, October 31, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Friday, April 10 , 2015 at 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: SHSU Campus, Gaertner Performing Arts Center, Huntsville, Texas.

Students who wish to be accepted into the Department of Dance must also apply for admittance through the admissions office.

Those who are wishing to become a dance major at Sam Houston State University must also be accepted through the university.

Students are required to audition for admission /scholarship into the Dance Program.

The audition format is a ballet class followed by an abbreviated modern dance class, and continues with either a movement improvisation exercise or jazz combination. MFA applicants are expected to show a brief chorographic solo and the audition process concludes with an interview with dance faculty. Please allow four to five hours for the full audition. Dancers should wear solid colored leotard, tights and ballet slippers. No prints on body wear and no baggy outer wear (i.e. no sweat pants or tops) should be worn for the audition. The modern dance phrase will be danced barefoot.

If you have questions, contact the Department of Dance at: Phone 936-294-1875 and FAX 936-294-3954.

 


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