The DiA Preparation Course prepares students in one-year for the auditions for Higher Education in Dance. The course will prepare dance artists to undertake further in-depth professional training. This course provides an insight into a three year full-time Dance degree and helps students to access conservatoires and Higher Education in the Netherlands and abroad.

Where: Dance in Art Studio, Haarlem and Halfweg/Amsterdam, the Netherlands

When: Season 2019 – 2020

Deadline for applications: 26 July 2019

The students will work closely with the professional dancers from Dance in Art. It is of the utmost importance to give the students a valuable education, an education they can benefit from for the rest of their life’s. Focusing solely on them, to give all the students the technical and artistic knowledge they will need to succeed in whatever direction they would like to take their professional dance career and to ensure all the hard work is for a higher and magnificent purpose.

A place with DiA is unique; it provides an unparalleled breadth, an unequalled relationship with the dance world and an individualized program unsurpassed anywhere within the Netherlands.

To apply for the DiA Preparation Course please send a 2-3 minute dance solo via email to together with a motivation letter and your dance training experience (CV).

For the Preparation Course we can only accept applications from students that are European citizens.

The admission is free of charge.
You can find information about the fee on our website:

Contact details: Dance in Art
Office: Haarlemmerstraatweg 79, 1165 MK Halfweg, the Netherlands
Dance studio:
Energieplein 2, Haarlem
Haarlemmerstraatweg 79, Halfweg / Amsterdam

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