Acting

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First Round Auditions:​

  • Auckland - Wednesday, 30 September
  • Manukau - Friday, 2 October 
  • Christchurch - Monday, 5 October 
  • Wellington - Wednesday, 7 October
  • Auckland - Friday, 9 October

Online Auditions will also be available by individual arrangement as necessary  

This first audition will be a day-long workshop  (10 am – 3 pm) led by Unitec tutors and graduates that includes a range of activities. 

Callbacks: Due to circumstances related to Covid-19, regional auditions will be the main element of the selection process. There will be no call back audition this year although an online follow up interview may be requested.

Upon application, an audition booklet is sent to each person.

Please note: If you're not sure that you're ready to apply for this highly competitive programme, please look at the New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Screen Arts, Acting and Technical Production as a way ready yourself for the Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts.

Find out more about studying Acting

Dance

Application Deadline: Friday 9 October 2020

Auditions: Auckland ONLY. 17 and 18 October 2020. All applicants must be available to attend both Saturday and Sunday at Unitec. 

Online Auditions will also be available by individual arrangement as necessary. 

Preparation: An audition booklet is sent to each applicant outlining what they are expected to prepare for the audition.

Late applications: Late applications may be accepted under exceptional circumstances. 

Find out more about studying Dance

 

Screen Arts

Application deadline: Open

Interviews: Dates will be arranged on a case-by-case basis with applicants.

Please note: If you're not sure that you're ready to apply for this highly competitive programme, please look at the New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Screen Arts, Acting and Technical Production as a way ready yourself for the Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts.

Find out more about studying Screen Arts

New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - (Performing Arts Pathway)

Application deadline: None

Interviews: Dates will be arranged on a case-by-case basis with applicants.

Interviews will determine the best pathway for each applicant. Portfolio material demonstrating previous involvement you might have had with screen or performance-related media may be relevant to your application. Please bring it along and be prepared to leave a copy with the interview panel.

Performing Arts electives for you to choose from include Telling Stories (Level 4 acting), Moving Images (Level 4 Screen) and Behind the Scenes (Level 4  theatre technician/design) or similar.

Announcement of successful candidates will follow each interview.

Find out more about the New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) - Screen Arts, Acting and Technical Production