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Exam Information 2019


Danceweek Information


DanceWeek Dates:

Week One - Sunday 7th July to Wednesday 10th July (All Four Days) - A 5th day will be held closer to the exam time.

Or

Week Two - Sunday 14th July to Wednesday 17th July (All Four Days) - A 5th day will be held closer to the exam time.


Location:

Week One - All days to be held at The Ballet Academy Studio

Week Two - All days to be held at The Ballet Academy Studio


Uniform:

Please ensure students wear correct uniform to all five days, with their hair in a classical ballet bun for Ballet, Jazz, National Character and High Ponytail for Hip Hop and Contemporary.


Timetables:

The Timetable below is based on the students that sent through an exam indication form.  If more people wish to sit an exam it may need to change.

Week One Timetable (7th July to 10th July):

9.00am - 10.00am  Ballet Bronze Medal

10.00am - 11.00am  Ballet - Silver Medal - Group 1    

11.00am - 11.15am Morning Tea

11.15am - 11.45am  National Character - Bronze Cross    

11.45am - 12.45pm Contemporary - Level One

12.45pm - 1.15pm Lunch      

1.15pm - 2.15pm Jazz - Silver Star       

2.15pm - 3.15pm Ballet - Bronze Star

3.15pm - 4.15pm Ballet - Silver Medal - Group 2

4.15pm - 5.15pm Jazz - Bronze Star


Week Two Timetable (14th July to 17th July):

9.00am - 9.40am Hip Hop - Level Five

9.40am - 10.40am Ballet - Test Three

10.40am - 10.55am Morning Tea

10.55am - 11.35am Hip Hop - Level Four

11.35am - 12.35pm Jazz - Test Three



ATOD Dance Examination Session 2019

Sunday 18th August
The Ballet Academy Studio

Timetable to be advised closer to the date.


Ballet Exam Information 2019



Ballet - Test Three Students Uniform:

  • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Baby Pink Leotard and Pink Wrap Skirt

  • Ballet Tights (NO stains, rips or holes) x2 pairs

  • Clean well-fitting Ballet Shoes with elastic

  • Ballet Knickers


    Ballet - Bronze Medal and Bronze Star Students Uniform:

    • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Lilac Ballerine Dress

    • Ballet Tights (NO stains, rips or holes) x2 pairs

    • Clean well-fitting Ballet Shoes with elastic

    • Ballet Knickers

      **Bronze Star Exam students will require Lavender 1/2 tutus**

      *All Bronze Medal and Bronze Star Students must present their Ballet Work Books*


    Ballet - Silver Medal Students Uniform:

    • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Fuchsia Ballerine Dress

    • Ballet Tights (NO stains, rips or holes) x2 pairs

    • Clean well-fitting Ballet Shoes with ribbons

    • Ballet Knickers

      *All Silver Medal Students must present their Ballet Work Books*


    **Students are not permitted to wear Ballet crossovers in the exam room. 

    **Students will have their hair done for them.


    Students Hair Requirements:

  • Brown or Gold (depending on Hair colour) Hair Tie x2

  • Thin Toothed Comb

  • Brush

  • Hair Gel (not creme or any other Hair product please)

  • Hair Spray

  • Bun Clips (open ended) a whole packet; if long hair you will need two packets

  • Ballet Bun Net (same colour as hair) - these are fine see through ones x2

    Please come with hair brushed, combed and in a high ponytail.




Jazz Exam Information 2019


Jazz - Test Three Students Uniform:

  • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Turquoise Uniform Singlet

  • Black V-Waisted Dance Shorts

  • Jazz Tights - Tan Colour (No Socks)

Clean well-fitting Jazz Shoes


Jazz - Bronze Medal/Bronze Star Students Uniform:

  • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Isabelle Leotard in Cerise
  • Black V-Waisted Dance Shorts
  • Jazz Tights - Tan Colour (No Socks)
  • Clean well-fitting Jazz Shoes

Jazz - Silver Star Students Uniform:
  • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Devon Leotard in Navy
  • Black V-Waisted Dance Shorts
  • Jazz Tights - Tan Colour (No Socks)
  • Clean well-fitting Jazz Shoes

**Students are not permitted to wear Jazz crossovers in the exam room. 

**Students will have their hair done for them.


Students Hair Requirements:

  • Brown or Gold (depending on Hair colour) Hair Tie x2

  • Thin Toothed Comb

  • Brush

  • Hair Gel (not creme or any other Hair product please)

  • Hair Spray

  • Bun Clips (open ended) a whole packet; if long hair you will need two packets

  • Ballet Bun Net (same colour as hair) - these are fine see through ones x2

    Please come with your hair brushed, combed and in a high ponytail.


Hip Hop Exam Information 2019


Hip Hop - Level Three

  • Black Hip Hop Pant Style 54 
  • Girls - Red Hip Hop T-Shirt
  • Plain Ankle socks
  • Students own choice of Skate Shoes (these must have clean, dirt-free soles) 
  • Hair in high ponytail with matching hair tie to student's hair colour

Hip Hop - Level Four
  • Black Hip Hop Pant Style 54
  • Girls - Purple Hip Hop T-Shirt
  • Boys - Navy Hip Hop T-Shirt 
  • Plain Ankle Socks
  • Students own choice of Skate Shoes (these must have clean, dirt-free soles)
  • Hair in high ponytail with matching hair tie to student's hair colour

Hip Hop - Level Five
  • Black Hip Hop Pant Style 54
  • Girls - Denim Hip Hop T-Shirt
  • Plain Ankle Socks
  • Students own choice of Skate Shoes (these must have clean, dirt-free soles)
  • Hair in high ponytail with matching hair tie to student's hair colour

Students Hair Requirements:

  • Brown or Gold (depending on Hair colour) Hair Tie x2

  • Thin Toothed Comb

  • Brush

  • Hair Gel (not creme or any other Hair product please)

  • Hair Spray



National Character Exam Information 2019


Bronze Star  Students Uniform:

  • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Ballerine Dress in colour of level

  • Ballet Tights (NO stains, rips or holes) x2 pairs

  • Clean Character Shoes

  • Ballet Knickers

    * Black Leotard (However I am trying to see if the girls can wear their classical exam one - they are supposed to all look the same.  If not I can get the leotards for $23-$25 each.

    * Hair in classical Bun


    *Aprons will be supplied



    Students Hair Requirements:

    • Brown or Gold (depending on Hair colour) Hair Tie x2

    • Thin Toothed Comb

    • Brush

    • Hair Gel (not creme or any other Hair product please)

    • Hair Spray

    • Bun Clips (open ended) a whole packet; if long hair you will need two packets

    • Ballet Bun Net (same colour as hair) - these are fine see through ones x2

      Please come with your hair brushed, combed and in a high ponytail.


Contemporary Exam Information 2019


Contemporary - Level One Students Uniform:

  • Clean (NO stains, rips or holes) Balera Cutout Back Leotard in Grey ($35-$40 available from The Ballet Academy)
  • Black V-Waisted Dance Shorts
  • Hair in high ponytail with matching hair tie to student's hair colour

Students Hair Requirements:

  • Brown or Gold (depending on Hair colour) Hair Tie x2

  • Thin Toothed Comb

  • Brush

  • Hair Gel (not creme or any other Hair product please)

  • Hair Spray