Information - Applications for the Preparatory Sections of the GNO Professional Dance School

INFORMATION - APPLICATIONS

ADMISSION EXAMS PROCEDURE – Preparatory classes

The admission exams for the Greek National Opera Professional Dance School Preparatory Classes are targeted at candidates aged 12-17. The exams for the academic year 2021-2022 will be held on 19 September 2021. The time of the exams will be announced in the section “NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS” of Greek National Opera’s official webpage (https://www.nationalopera.gr/nea-anakoinoseis) by Thursday the 16th of September.

The exams will be conducted in line with the instructions and health protocols issued by the Ministry of Culture and Sports and the National Public Health Organisation (EODY).

For the classical ballet and modern dance exams candidates must be wearing:

Girls:

Ballet

  • Black leotard
  • Pink tights
  • Soft ballet shoes
  • Pointes

Modern Dance

  • Black leggings or footless tights
  • No shoes

Boys:

Ballet & Modern Dance

  • White T-shirt
  • Black leggings
  • Black or white ballet shoes (only for the ballet class)

Applications:

The application period for the GNO Professional Dance School Preparatory Classes admission exams begins on 19 July and ends on 10 September. Exceptionally and due to the pandemic, applications for the GNO Professional Dance School Preparatory Classes admission exams for the academic year 2021-2022 will be submitted only via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Eligible to participate in the exams are candidates who will have reached the age of twelve by 30/9/2021.

The secretariat will remain closed during the August holiday period.

Supporting documents must be sent as attached PDF files.

Applications submitted after the specified deadline will not be accepted.

The necessary supporting documents are:

  • Application form and GDPR consent form duly filled in and signed
  • Birth certificate or a photocopy of identity card or passport

You can download the application here.

You are kindly requested to make sure that you have received  the reference number of your application by the application deadline (via email), as you will need it to access the platform where the results will be announced.

 

Secretariat:

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

364 Andreas Syngrou Avenue, Kallithea

Tel. 213088-5971, -5974 (extension 5971, 5974)

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public hours: Monday-Friday 10.00-15.00

You are kindly requested to enter through the Dance School entrance. The School is on the 6th floor.