Register for the 2018 Elite Training Squad Auditions

Co3, WA’s contemporary dance company, is seeking young dancers for our Elite Training Squad program. Replicating the training methodologies of Co3’s professional dancers and grounded by self-care and personal wellness, the ETS program suits individuals who wish to be challenged and discover more about themselves as young people. In 2017, the ETS have had numerous exclusive dance opportunities, including working directly with Co3 founding Artistic Director, Raewyn Hill, and Associate Artist Ella-Rose Trew. Additionally, in December 2017, this year’s ETS will travel to Hong Kong. Co3 has an exciting program lined up for 2018, so get involved.

Registrations have closed. Please contact Co3 directly on (08) 9226 2322 or

Already registered? Download the form below and bring with you on the audition day.


Audition Details

Sunday 19 November 2017

Studio 3, King Street Arts Centre
Level 2, 357-365 Murray St Perth, WA 6000

Group A: 9am-10:30am
Group B: 10:45am-12:15pm

Please refer to confirmation email for your audition time.

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If you cannot find the email, please contact Co3 on (08) 9226 2322 or asap.


What do I wear?
Please wear comfortable dance attire i.e. leggings and t-shirt/singlet. Please wear/bring a pair of sneakers.

What do I bring?
Please bring a print out of your completed registration form. This can be downloaded here
A recent headshot
Water bottle
Positive attitude and a smile always comes in handy

Do I need to prepare anything?
No. you are not required to prepare any material or a solo. 

What will be involved in the audition?
The audition is 1.5 hours and will include strength and conditioning exercises, contemporary technique exercises, some choreographic tasking and some speaking activities.

Where is King Street Arts Centre?
King Street Arts Centre is located at 357-365 Murray St in the Perth CBD (corner of King Street and Murray Street). See map here. Please enter via Murray Street Entrance (opposite Jim Kidd Sports). Secure City of Perth public parking facilities nearby (See City of Perth Parking website for details) or, it’s a 5 minute walk from Perth Train Station.

How many are selected?
The Elite Training Squad (ETS) program is limited to a maximum of 20 participants who demonstrate potential, exhibit a positive attitude, and are interested in pursuing tertiary dance training. The ETS is only open to dancers in year 10 or above. Inclusion in the Reserve Squad is open and at the discretion of the Co3 Artistic Director.

When will I find out if I am successful/unsuccessful?
All auditionees will be notified of their audition outcome by email by 8 December. Please do not inquire to Co3 prior to this date. Please check your junk/spam inboxes and/or mark Co3 Australia as ‘safe’. For those successful, official letters to follow to accept/decline the offer.

How will I be notified?
Via email.

Does it cost anything to audition?
No, auditioning for the ETS is free.