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1-Year Post-Graduate Programme Audition


Applications for the 1-Year Post-Graduate Programme 2024-25 are now open.

To audition for CCDS you can choose between live audition (2a) or online audition (2b).

To organize your individual audition please fill out the application form, send it and contact the office at to organize a date for your audition.

If you wish to visit the school, you are most welcome. Please contact to make an appointment.

Please go to audition procedure below to see requirements and details for audition material.

If any questions, please write

Live audition dates:

March 15th, 2024
April 24th, 2024
May 13th, 2024

May 29th, 2024
June 11th, 2024 

Rome (Europa in Danza)
February 10th, 2024 – registration through Europa in Danza.


An unquestionable dedication to develop into dancers who wish to exceed and expand the international level and capability of contemporary dance. Sound technical versatility, a great personal drive, an open mind and a positive approach to possibilities and challenges are essential. Profound basic experience in contemporary dance and ballet alongside extremely high ambition and an exceptional talent for movement is required. It is emphasized that candidates has a strong appetite for developing their artistic reflection and body potential through working at a high physical level throughout the day.

Candidates between 18 and 26 years of age may apply. Dispensation can be given in special cases.


You are requested to wear tight fitting clothes in ballet, contemporary and improvisation.

More information

More information about the 1-Year Post-Graduate Programme.


Step 1: Fill in the application form via the link below. 

Step 2a – Live audition: Leave the box with link to online video blank in the application form. Please write to to organize your live audition date in Copenhagen, Denmark.  

Step 2b – Online audition: Please provide a link to your online audition material uploaded on a video platform (please do not send files for download). The video should contain the following:

• Personal Presentation.
Presentation of yourself and motivation of why you wish to study at CCDS. 
Where are you in your dance career right now and  what are your short and long term goals?
What are your strong personal qualities?
How do your describe your working mentality and cooperational skills?

•  5 minutes excerpt of classical ballet with barre and centre work incl. turns, small and big jumps. If you have a classical variation, you are welcome to include this as well.
• 5 minutes excerpt of contemporary. Please include floorwork.
• 2 minutes of improvisation. Please include a focus on full body articulation.
• 1 minute solo.

The video can be filmed with your smartphone in a dance studio as well as your living room or outdoor etc.. The important thing is that we can see you clearly.

Step 3: Applicants will be notified of their admission or non-admission to the course shortly after the audition and latest three weeks after.
Should you be accepted to join the programme, please accept your place by paying the first instalment of the course fee within 2 weeks.

Application form

If the application form cannot be uploaded you are welcome to send your application in an ordinary email to
Remember that all fields are mandatory. By sending an application you agree that Copenhagen Contemporary Dance School may keep this information. Copenhagen Contemporary Dance School only asks for necessary information and only keeps it temporarily.