Performing Arts Auditions

Auditions for our performing arts programmes are held towards the end of the year. They usually involve workshops or group classes, followed by an interview.  

Auditions take place at the Performance Centre, 25 Vivian Street, Wellington, unless otherwise stated.


Diploma in Stage and Screen Arts

Saturday 9 December 9am to 4pm
The audition involves group work and an individual audition where you present prepared work. See the audition application for full details.

Download a Stage and Screen Arts audition application form (70KB PDF)


Bachelor of Applied Arts (Performing Arts) 

Friday 8 December at Pataka, Porirua
These auditions take the form of a workshop in all areas of dance offered – Māori, Samoa, Cook Islands and contemporary New Zealand. At the conclusion of the workshop you will be given a short interview.

Download a Bachelor of Applied Arts (Performing Arts) audition application form (364KB PDF)


Diploma in Performing Arts (Singing)

Contact Kate Marshall (Kate.Marshall@whitireia.ac.nz) to arrange a time.

Download a Diploma in Performing Arts (Singing) audition application form (61KB PDF)


Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance) [Specialisation in Circus]

Late January, date to be confirmed

These auditions include group classes in the morning and individual auditions in the afternoon with an interview and the opportunity to present a solo piece.

Download a Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance) [Specialisation in Circus] audition application form (74KB PDF)

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