Dance Auditions

Major Audition Schedule

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Pathway in Dance Performance

The A.A. in Dance Performance audition will consist of a technique class: ballet barre and center, modern combination and jazz combination. Individual choreography or a solo is not required. Participants are encouraged to wear black leotards and pink tights for the women and white shirt and black tights for the men. Please bring all dance shoes.

Associate in Arts in Dance Performance Degree Pathway Majors Auditions:

We will not be hosting on campus auditions at this time. To audition for the 2020-2021 school year, please submit your video audition and application through "Acceptd."

Video audition requirements:

  • No dance studio needed! Please make sure we can see you clearly and you are in a safe space for movement.
  • Audition attire encouraged: Men: White shirt and black tights (or comfortable, tight clothing) ballet shoes if you own them; Women: Black leotard and pink or skin colored tights (or comfortable, tight clothing), ballet and/or jazz shoes if you own them. All hair secured and out of the face.
  • Please keep the video to no more than 10 minutes
  • Introduction: Introduce yourself with your full name and designated the semester and year you would like to be considered as an admission candidate: Fall 2020 or Spring 2021, etc.
  • Your video must demonstrate a short ballet barre and center, a modern combination and a jazz combination.

The classes listed below (*) are required for enrollment into the major program. Prior to acceptance into the program, the student may have arranged an academic schedule of classes which may need to be changed. In the event a new dance major is having difficulty arranging their schedule to include these dance classes, the department will provide assistance to accommodate their needs.
DAA 1104 Modern Dance I for Majors
DAA 1204 Ballet I for Majors
DAA 2610 Dance Composition and Improvisation for Majors

Please contact the Department of Dance with any questions at kstevens9@valenciacollege.edu for more information.


2020-2021 Audition Schedule

Auditions for the program will consist of a technique class: ballet barre and center, modern combination and jazz combination. Individual choreography or a solo is not required. Participants are encouraged to wear black leotards and pink tights for the women and white shirt and black tights for the men. Please bring all dance shoes.
Stop by and see the dates for 2021


Valencia College Summer Dance Institute

Due to the fact that the college will be closed to students for the summer semester, we are making the difficult decision to cancel our annual Valencia Summer Dance Institute and Summer Dance Repertory Concert for 2020. We hope to see everyone next summer!
Stop by and see the dates for 2021


2020-2021 Audition Schedule

Auditions for the program will consist of a technique class: ballet barre and center, modern combination and jazz combination. Individual choreography or a solo is not required. Participants are encouraged to wear black leotards and pink tights for the women and white shirt and black tights for the men. Please bring all dance shoes. 

Dance Audition

Fall Semester

(to start Spring 2021)
Online Video Submissions due by November 7, 2020
Spring Semester (to start Fall 2021)
Saturday, April 17, 2021
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Summer Semester (to start Fall 2021)
Saturday, June 26, 2021
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.