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Audition Information

WHEN ARE THE NEXT AUDITIONS?

Our next audition dates are:

Due to the recent situation with Covid-19, our Arpil scholarship auditions have been postponed. We anticipate these taking place around May/June and will update as soon as we have further information.

Sunday 5th July 2020 - Finsbury Town Hall, London EC1R 4RP - General Admission

 

WHAT ARE THE AUDITION TIMINGS?

Musical Theatre Auditions: 11.30am-2.30pm

Dance Company Auditions: 1.30pm-4.30pm

Musical Theatre and Dance Company: 11.30am-4.30pm

Singing Team/Choir Auditions: 11.30am-12.30pm

Applicants are required for the full duration of these auditions.

 

WHO CAN AUDITION?

We welcome applications from performers aged 7-20 years old. Those in attendance at our auditions range from passionate newbies, to seasoned young West End professionals. We have different teams on offer for varying levels of experience, so strongly encourage anybody try out if they have the passion and work ethic to thrive!

At this stage we're looking for potential, and we will do the training.

 

I LIVE OUTSIDE OF LONDON, CAN I STILL AUDITION?

Absolutely! Most of the Spirit team travel into London, from all over the country. If you are able to make the journey each week and be committed to your training, we don't mind where you are from.

 

DO YOU HAVE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES?

Yes! Once a year we offer the chance to audition for our prestigious Stage Scholarship awards. The next opportunity is at our auditions on 26th April 2020. You do not need to do anything different to sign up for this; just book your audition here. All applicants in attendance are considered for the scholarship.

 

CAN I ATTEND ON THE 26TH APRIL AND NOT TRY OUT FOR SCHOLARSHIPS?

Yes! This audition is also for general admission as well.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT...

For the Dance Company, expect 3 hours of dance classes. There is nothing to prepare in advance, you will instead work with our faculty taking class in a range of styles.

We work hard to make sure our auditions are fun, rewarding, supportive and educational - regardless of the outcome. Teamwork is strongly encouraged and all applicants should walk away having learnt something from the experience. 

We do not expect everyone to be a pro already! We're looking for passion and potential. ​

 

WHAT TO BRING...

Please bring lots of water (you will be working hard!) and a snack/packed lunch. Please wear suitable dancewear and bring jazz shoes, trainers and foot thongs if you have them.

 

ARE PARENTS REQUIRED TO STAY...?

Applicants will be chaperoned by Spirit staff for the full duration of the audition. Parents/Guardians can make use of the waiting room area at the venue, or drop off and collect at the end of the session.

 

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE A RESPONSE...

All applicants will receive a response within two weeks of their audition. 

Successful applicants will either be offered an immediate placement, or a spot on our waiting list (subject to availability of spaces in appropriate class). For successful applicants, the first week at SYPC will be a trial weekbefore making the full commitment to the team.

 

WHAT ARE THE AUDITION FEES...

The audition fee is £15 for a 3 hour Dance Company audition. These fees cover taking classes with our industry professional faculty and being reviewed by our expert panel.

 

READY TO BOOK YOUR AUDITION? CLICK HERE.