Hagley Dance Project is a part-time dance course aimed at students wishing to take their dance training to the next level and prepare for tertiary study.
Formerly known as Hagley Dance Company the programme has graduated over 130 students since its creation in 1999, with many of these students moving on to professional dance degrees at tertiary institutions such as the University of Auckland and UNITEC and professional dance companies throughout Australasia including Black Grace.
The Hagley Dance Project course is a year long, part-time programme for students over 17 years of age. The course focuses on Technique, Choreography and Performance.
Students will gain exposure through nationally reviewed performances, a School’s Tour, and appearances at various festivals and events. In addition to the part-time Project, Hagley College offers Dance at all NCEA levels for students wishing to achieve national standards in Dance.