Tryouts 2021-22

Tryouts
 
Tryouts will be Wed and Thur, June 9th and 10th from 5pm-6:30pm.  Athletic Clearance and eligibility must be completed in order to participate.  On June 9th participants will have the opportunity to practice, ask for guidance on what they have learned from the videos, and ask questions about technique skills.  Tryouts will be Thur June 10th.
 
 
Tryout Rules and Guidelines
 
  • Dancers must wear athletic shoes and comfortable clothing
  • Please do not wear t-shirts showing a specific dance studio
  • Hair should be pulled away from the face
  • Tryouts will be a closed tryout meaning the public will not be able to attend
 
Tryout Requirements
 
Technique:
 
A video with an example of all technique skills will be posted on Monday, June 7th.  Each dancer will perform the following individually
  • Single Pirouette
  • Double Pirouette
  • Chaine Turn
  • Right or Left leap
  • Straddle Leap
  • Kicks
  • Trick of dancers choice
 
Choreography
 
Each dancer will learn one dance for tryouts.  The dance will be posted to the school website on Monday ,June 7th.  Participants should use the video to learn the dance sequence prior to tryouts.  The dance will be performed in groups of three during tryouts.  Each dancer will perform the dance twice.
 
Coach's observation
 
During the two day tryout, each participant will be observed for their ability to follow directions, their attitude and effort during practice, and their ability to work with others.
 
If a participant is unable to be at a tryouts due to being out of town, please contact Coach Mitchell