To audition for the Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush, you first have to complete the School Selection Process for the School District of Philadelphia located HERE.
AUDITIONS FOR THE 2023 – 2024 SCHOOL YEAR WILL BE HELD IN PERSON.
Audition Requirements for Dance
-Each auditionee should prepare 1.5-2.5 minutes of choreography in the any style of dance you feel most confident and strong in performing. Make sure to bring a copy of your music ready to be played. Using a cell phone is the easiest way to play the music for your audition because our sound system can connect to any phone or bluetooth compatible device.
— Students should be in proper dance attire, which can include any of the following: leotards, tights, dance shorts, fitted yoga pants, sports bra or a fitted tank top or t-shirt. Be sure your hair is pulled up and tied back and do not wear any large jewelry. For footwear, a ballet shoe, jazz shoe, spinners, dance socks, hip hop sneakers, bare feet, or whatever is appropriate for the style of dance you are performing.
— Please bring a photo/headshot of you to the audition to turn in at the time of the interview.