Mentor Programme

An opportunity for passionate dance students from around New Zealand to be mentored by a Royal New Zealand Ballet dancer.

  • Mentored students will:
    Spend time with their mentor throughout the year, with a special focus on the RNZB's 2014 touring seasons.

  • Keep in contact with their mentor via email

  • Watch the dancers in company class and rehearsal while on

  • Spend time backstage with the company

  • Receive tickets for selected performances

  • Participate in exclusive masterclasses

  • Spend a day in Wellington at the RNZB's premises at the St James Theatre, including observing class and rehearsals, taking part in a class and visiting backstage workrooms, including wardrobe.


Participation in the mentor programme is by application only.

 2014 Applications have now closed

 For further inquiries please contact Dance Educator 

Shannon Dawson (04) 381 9013


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