Applying for Elmhurst's Associate Programme
Elmhurst's Associate programme offers Saturday or Sunday classes for eight to 11 year olds in Birmingham, Manchester, Sunderland and Plymouth. These classes are designed to give children with a love of dance an opportunity to learn from teachers experienced in the Elmhurst style.
The auditions are open to children with no formal movement teaching as well as those already taking dance lessons**.
Elmhurst Associates audition dates
We run a number of audition sessions each summer and throughout the year. Our current scheduled auditions are as follows:
Sunderland: Saturday 6 September (applications to be submitted by Friday 15 August)
Plymouth: Sunday 7 September (applications to be submitted by Friday 15 August)
Manchester: September date tba
Birmingham: September date tba
Click here to download an application form.
Our guide to the photographs needed is included in the Application Form download; girls should wear a leotard with bare legs and feet, boys should wear shorts and fitted t-shirt with bare legs and feet.
** Children already taking dance classes will be accepted onto the Saturday programme only with the consent of their current teacher.