Dance




Audition Information

Students wishing to major or minor in Dance at Grand Valley State University should complete an online application for the Dance Program, where you will choose your audition date.

October 4, 2013

November 8, 2013

January 17, 2014

February 14, 2014

March 14, 2014

Students are encouraged to audition early, as spaces and scholarships are limited.

Audition Process

Auditions are required for all students wanting to pursue a Major in Dance (Bachelor of Arts), a Minor in Dance, or for those who want to participate in a dance class. The schedules for the audition days are as follows:

9:00 -10:25 AM - Ballet Technique

ATTIRE:     Women - Black leotard, pink tights, and soft ballet shoes.

Men - Black tights, white fitted dance shirt, and ballet shoes.


10:30 - 11:50 AM - Observe rehearsal

12:00 - 1:00 PM - LUNCH BREAK

1:00 - 2:25 PM - Modern/Jazz technique

ATTIRE:      Women:  Dark, solid-colored unitard or leotard and fitted dance pants/tights and bare feet.

Men:  Dark, solid-colored unitard or fitted shirt and fitted dance pants/tights and bare feet.


2:30 - 4:00 PM - 1-2 minute Solo

Please prepare a 1-2 minute solo of any style to be performed for faculty. (No costumes and no headshots are necessary)

If you have any questions please call Shawn Bible at 616-331-3487.

Page last modified August 21, 2013