2017-2018 Open Audition Information

PRE-PROFESSIONAL DANCE COMPANY
Saturday | 09.23.17

  • Young Company, 12-12:45 PM
  • Junior Company, 1-1:45 PM
  • Senior Company, 2-2:45 PM
  • Principal Company, 3-3:45 PM

The following is required the day of your audition:

  • One 8×10 photo in a dance pose
  • A 1 minute dance solo prepared with music on iPod or CD

Dancers are required to wear the following:

  • Girls / Women: Must wear black leotard and pink tights. No ballet skirts, leg warmers or shirts permitted. Hair neatly secured back and up. Ballet shoes required and jazz shoes are recommended.
  • Boys / Men: Must wear black sweatpants and a tight fitting white t shirt.

It is recommended that you arrive 15-20 minutes prior to the audition time in order to turn in your photo and music and to warm up. Auditions will begin promptly at the specified times, beginning with a class and / or combination in three dance genres. Dancers will then be presented with a combination choreographed for the specified company level. Dancers will be broken into small groups to perform the combination in front of the judge panel.

The Directrice will notify the dancers via email of audition outcomes.

Audition application MUST be submitted NO LATER THAN September 16, 2017.

Applications may be completed and submitted at the studio, scanned and emailed to dance@taneytowndancecenter.com, or mailed to:
Taneytown Dance Center
2 Frederick St.
Taneytown, MD 21787

**Dancers must have current ballet training in order to be eligible for the audition process. Enrollment in the summer session is acceptable for this requirement, please contact the Directrice to ensure proper placement, dance@taneytowndancecenter.com**

2017 TDC Audition Application (PDF)