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2022 Summer Dance Intensive Merit Scholarship Audition

Saturday, March 19, 2022
Live Virtual Audition

The lobby for the virtual audition will open at 11am CST, and the audition will begin at 12pm CST.

STEP 1: Create your online profile in Acceptd
Select your program of interest (youth, pre-professional, or ECS) from the drop-down menu on the left-hand side. In addition to the general application questions, please be prepared to submit a headshot, résumé/CV, and a $45 nonrefundable application fee. Upon acceptance and registration into the SDI program, the $45 application fee will be applied to the applicant's tuition.

STEP 2: Select 'live virtual audition" as your desired audition type for the Merit Scholarship Audition.
Please register at least one day in advance. 

STEP 3: Pay the $45 non-refundable application fee or get it waived.
Learn more about fee waivers here

2022 Summer Dance Intensive
Deeply Rooted’s Summer Dance Intensive (SDI) offers technical training and artistic development within the discipline of dance. Participants experience a rigorous curriculum fostering learning and personal growth, along with opportunities to learn the company’s repertoire through workshops and performances. The curriculum also features "Continuum Dialogues: Conversations Informed by Creative Process." The Continuum is a series of guided conversations on self-awareness and personal growth, informed by each participant’s creativity and artistic process.

Program Divisions: 
  • 4 Week Youth Program: dancers 12 and older
  • 4 Week Pre-Professional/Professional Program: dancers 16 and older
  • 6 Week Pre-Professional/Professional Program: dancers 16 and older

Summer 2022 programming is subject to change due to the circumstances surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic. Deeply Rooted Dance Theater’s Summer Dance Intensive will be compliant with CDC guidelines to ensure the safety and appropriate protections for the dancers and instructors.

If you have any issues or questions regarding your application, please contact

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