COMPANY AUDITIONS 2020
2 audition options
1. virtual audition
2. in studio audition
read below to find out more info!
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Auditions are FUN and used for placement only. Under 8? No need to audition! Read below for more info.
1. VIRTUAL AUDITION INFO (FOR AGES 8 and UP)
Please review the videos below and submit a video of yourself by June 15th. If you are auditioning for tap as well, you also need to complete the tap combo. If you are not auditioning for tap there is no need. Please send videos to email@example.com with the subject line reading: 2020 COMPANY AUDITION: Your Name and birthdate
Please click the links below to access the audition combos.
Junior Jazz Audition Combo Ages 8-10
Junior Jazz Audition Combo rear view
Junior Tap Audition Combo Ages 8-10
Teen Jazz Audition Combo Ages 11-13
Teen Tap Audition Combo Ages 11-13
Senior Jazz Audition Combo Ages 14+
Senior Tap Audition Combo Ages 14+
There is a $25 audition fee. We spend hours upon hours reviewing audition info and placing dancers in correct teams and dances. Please submit audition fee by paypal (firstname.lastname@example.org) venmo (@mckenzi-walker) or drop off in the studio mailbox at 915 N College Ave. If you have any questions please e mail email@example.com
2. IN STUDIO AUDITIONS
Will be held Monday, June 15th. If you cannot make this date, please submit a virtual audition video.
Auditions will be held in small groups of 6 dancers or less. To sign up for in studio auditions please fill out THIS FORM. You will then get an audition time e-mailed to you the weekend prior to auditions. Auditions will be held between 4:00 and 8:00 and each audition group will last 30 minutes.
Please bring your $25 audition fee with you on this date. Wear whatever dance attire makes you feel your best.
AUDITIONS FOR AGES 7 and UNDER
For our dancers 7 and under there is no need to audition! Please just simply fill out THIS FORM to let us know you would like to be a part of our competition dance team. We would love to have you! Then, please go our summer dance page and sign up for one summer dance class, either Shining Stars 1 or Shining Stars 2. If you are unsure of which class is most appropriate for your dancer please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will help get you in the class best fit. Tiny Team and Mini Company are so much fun we look forward to having you!
School Year Company Requirements Ages 9 and UP:
Pride company members are required to take a minimum of 4 hours of dance per week, including 1 ballet class and 1 jazz class. If you wish to compete in tap, you must also enroll in a tap class. You also must enroll in all rehearsals for the dances you are cast in.
School Year Company Requirements Ages 8 and Below:
Your class will meet for a total of 1 hour and 15 minutes, with an optional addition of a 45 minute tumbling class. We will do 30 min of ballet, followed by 45 minutes of tap and jazz, resulting in competing 1 tap dance and 1 jazz dance.
How Many Competitions do we attend?
Company members compete up to 4 times in the spring semester. Most being local and juniors/teens/seniors will travel to Kansas City for one competition in mid-April. We also hold a company showcase in January to prepare for competition season. More info regarding our competition schedule will be released by August when the competition schedules become available. If you have any questions please reach out and we are happy to help.
Tentative 2021 Competition Schedule
*note this is very tentative as we wait for competitions to confirm and release dates
-Company Showcase, all company, January 17th, 2021, Farmington Performing Arts Center
-Masquerade Dance Competition, optional for solos, Jan 29/30, 2021, Bentonville High Schol
-Bravo Dance Competition, all company, Feb 19-21, 2021, Maumelle High School
-Dancemakers, Junior/Teen/Senior Company, Feb 26-28, 2021, Branson
-Stage One, all company, March 12-14, 2021, Springdale
-NUVO, Junior/Teen/Senior Company, April 23-25, 2021, Kansas City
-Recital, all company, May 22nd, 2021, Farmington
COMPANY MEMBERS 8 and UP: Must enroll in a minimum of 3 sessions of the Summer Dance Intensive.
Please click here for info and dates of the intensive.
COMPANY MEMBERS 7 and under: Must enroll in their appropriate 6 week summer dance class according to their age.
2. CHOREOGRAPHY CAMP
All company dancers on Junior/Teen/and Senior Company are required to attend Choreography Camp which will take place July 27th-Aug 2nd. Each dancer will not be there every day. For every dance you are selected for you will come 2 times that week for 2 hours each.
Choreography camp will cost $50 per each dance your dancer is selected to be in.
3. BACK TO SCHOOL BOOTCAMP
All company members 8 and up must sign up to participate in Back to School Bootcamp which takes place once school begins in August. Click HERE for more information regarding bootcamp.
We would love to have you join our competitive team! Please e-mail email@example.com for further information or with any questions you may have. Come be a part of the Pride Family!
Still have questions?
Download the document below for more information and answers to the most frequently asked questions. Also feel free to e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org, we are happy to help answer any questions you may have!