Audition

AUDITION DATE: Sunday, August 14, 2016

SCHEDULE: (Subject to Change)

8am – Music applicants registration (Cello and wind instruments)
8:30am – Cello and wind instruments Audition
9:40am – Music applicants registration (Chinese instruments, Piano, Viola and Violin)
10:00am – Chinese instruments, Piano, Viola and Violin auditions
1pm – Female dance applicants arrive
1:30pm – Female dance auditions
2:30pm – Male dance applicants arrive
3pm – Male dance auditions

All applicants should bring a photo ID (passports or school ID’s). They will be directed to academic interviews immediately following their music or dance auditions.

AUDITION VENUE

Fei Tian Academy of the Arts

42 Jason Place, Middletown, NY 10940, USA

1+ (845) 232-1760

admissions-ny@feitianacademy.org

DANCE AUDITION ATTIRE

  • A short-sleeved top (with no distracting logos or graphics)
  • Pants that you can stretch in (i.e. yoga or sports pants, capris, leggings, etc.)
  • Clothing shouldn’t be too baggy. Form-fitting clothes are recommended.
  • Girls’ hair should be pulled back into a bun. No jewelry.
  • Dance shoes, if the student has taken dance classes before.

EVALUATION STANDARDS

Considerations for Dance Auditions:
1)      Physique, flexibility, and coordination
2)      Receptiveness to dance and musicality
3)      Passion/Interest in dance
4)      Respect for High Moral Character

Considerations for Music Auditions:
1)      Fundamentals and posture
2)      Intonation and pitch recognition
3)      Musicality and sense of rhythm
4)      Respect for High Moral Character

The academic placement process will include a review of students’ GPA, transcripts, teacher references, and live conversational interview.

LOCAL ACCOMMODATIONS

Downtown Restaurants

Da Tang Supermarket

10 E Main St, Middletown, NY 10940

Serves hot pot with reservation only
(Please call to book)
Phone:(917) 714-9671

Cucwifrito (walking distance 1 mins)
Left side of Da Tang Supermarket

Win Hing Chinese Restaurant (walking distance 1 min)
Left side of Da Tang Supermarket

Italian Pastry Shop (walking distance 1 min)
Right side of Da Tang Supermarket

O Sake Asian Fusion & Sake Bar (walking distance 2 mins)
21 W Main St, Middletown, NY 10940
Luch Bento Box $15.99
Regular Sushi Roll 50% off
(845) 342-3208

Campus Area Restaurants

Tasty Eats Chinese Restaurant (walking distance 5 mins)
211 Monhagen Ave, Middletown, NY 10940
(845) 343-1198
https://squareup.com/store/TastyEats

Gino’s ( Italy Piazza) (walking distance 5 mins)
180 Monhagen Ave,Middletown, NY 10940
(845) 343-7820

Planet Wings  (walking distance 15 mins)
171 W Main St,Middletown, NY 10940
(845) 346-0060
http://planetwings.com

Budget Area Hotels

(within 10 mins driving distance to FTAA Campus)

Super 8 Middletown
In Business Circle, supermarkets and restaurants surrounded
563 NY-211,Middletown, NY 10940
$68/day
(845) 692-5828
http://super8.com

Howard Johnson Hotel – Middletown
In Business Circle, supermarkets and restaurants surrounded
551 New York 211,Middletown, NY 10941
(845) 342-5822
http://hojo.com