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by suesmith
Wed May 09, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Laines audition?
Replies: 5
Views: 2486

Re: Laines audition?

Absolutely not - my dd finished 3 years at Laine last July and contrary to popular belief was not weighed once in the whole 3 years!
by suesmith
Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: what to wear for auditions
Replies: 9
Views: 4643

Re: what to wear for auditions

Hi - I think it depends where you're auditioning. My dd auditioned 3 years ago Urdang/Conti/Laine and is now in 3rd year at Laine. I would say ballet quite classic - black leotard/pink tights but for jazz something to stand out a bit more - i think my dd wore a bright leotard although a lot of them ...
by suesmith
Mon Dec 26, 2016 7:29 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Laine Theatre Arts
Replies: 9
Views: 7014

Re: Laine Theatre Arts

Hi reachforthestars - my dd currently in 3rd year at Laine - everyone follows the same course for the first 2 years it is only in final years you choose between dance and MT. Even then the days are very similar - timetables change every term, she has opted to do MT and next term hers will include 5...
by suesmith
Mon Dec 26, 2016 12:17 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Laine Theatre Arts
Replies: 9
Views: 7014

Re: Laine Theatre Arts

Hi reachforthestars - my dd currently in 3rd year at Laine - everyone follows the same course for the first 2 years it is only in final years you choose between dance and MT. Even then the days are very similar - timetables change every term, she has opted to do MT and next term hers will include 5 ...
by suesmith
Sun Sep 25, 2016 11:01 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2017
Replies: 1195
Views: 479957

Re: Auditioning for 2017

hi reachforthestars - dd just gone into 3rd year at Laine - from memory we were there for 9-9.30 they did a ballet class a jazz class and an acting class in the morning (in groups so could be in any order) break for lunch then solo dances/songs in afternoon. Can't remember what order but may have be...
by suesmith
Mon Jul 25, 2016 9:14 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2017
Replies: 1195
Views: 479957

Re: Auditioning for 2017

Yes reachforthestars - she went at 16, auditioned for the experience and ended up getting in :shock: She was too scared to turn it down and do A levels then re audition - Laine was her first choice for many years so she was very lucky :D xx
by suesmith
Sun Jul 24, 2016 4:53 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2017
Replies: 1195
Views: 479957

Re: Auditioning for 2017

Hi reachforthestars - she is on Musical Theatre, they all do the same for first 2 years and they only had to decide by end of June 2nd year. She said there is not much difference between the two. We chose to audition after christmas as she had GCSE mocks in December then could get auditions out the ...
by suesmith
Sun Jul 24, 2016 11:58 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2017
Replies: 1195
Views: 479957

Re: Auditioning for 2017

Good luck to you all - I remember it well, all those same questions and many more ...... dd is now going into her 3rd and final year at Laine no idea where those two years have gone :shock: The reality that next year she'll be leaving the security of college and will be out in the big wide world is ...
by suesmith
Wed Jun 22, 2016 9:00 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

Good luck to your dd BettyBooLeigh I'm sure she'll love it :D
by suesmith
Mon Jun 20, 2016 5:37 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

She would have only been in one number that night - but four on the main cast A shows. She is already stressing about going into 3rd and final year as that means she'll be off into the big wide world of auditions :shock:
by suesmith
Mon Jun 20, 2016 4:48 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

Hi 2girlsmum - yes she was! Depending on what show you saw - she was cast A! We loved it but obviously biased ;)
by suesmith
Mon Jun 20, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

tatty - my dd just going into 3rd year at Laine - will ask her, sadly they have just found a third person for their flat :roll: good luckxx
by suesmith
Thu Jun 09, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

lindy7 - my dds friend did GSA foundation last year and has been really successful this year - offered GSA MT/Bird/LSC/Arts Ed - she has always dreamed of going to Arts Ed so has accepted that - I know people are sceptical about Foundation Courses but for her it has been brilliant :lol: good luck xx
by suesmith
Sat Jun 04, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

Dd just about to finish 2nd year at Laine - and yes those lists do move right into the summer holidays up to when people receive A level results :roll: She has loved every minute of her time there :D Good luck to everyone still waiting to make those big decisions xxx
by suesmith
Sat Apr 16, 2016 1:50 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Auditioning for 2016
Replies: 657
Views: 311291

Re: Auditioning for 2016

Yes Dada/funding results much slower at Laine than original offers - good luck all my dd just finishing 2nd year and is loving it! :lol: