2017-2018 Auditions

Posted on Jun 1, 2017 in Auditions, Summer

2017-2018 Auditions

Join our family! Auditions for our 2017-2018 season will be on June 6th, 7th, and 8th! We are looking for dedicated, passionate, and energetic elementary school, middle school, high school and college dancers! TIMES: Tuesday, June 6th: 4:30-7:00pm: URBAN BEAT (Ages 8-13, beginning/intermediate) Wednesday, June 7th: 4:00-6:30pm: URBAN FUSION (Ages 13-18, intermediate/advanced) 7:00-9:00pm: URBAN ELITE (Ages 18+) Thursday, June 8th: 5:00-700pm: Dance Factory Summer Performance Group LOCATION: The Dance Factory studio, 465 Washington Street, Eugene, OR COST: $10/audition. All audition fees go directly into our 2017-2018 scholarship fund. WHAT TO BRING: $10/audition (cash or check made payable to The Dance Factory) Water bottle Appropriate dance shoes REQUIRED: All dancers auditioning must have training in Hip Hop, as well as Jazz/Ballet to be considered for our performance companies. We apologize but we cannot accommodate spectators. All rounds will be closed to the public. Registration will be 15 minutes prior to auditions. Please arrive early to register and warm up. All minors must have a parent/guardian present. Click here to view the Auditions Packet that includes important information about our auditions. Contact us if you have any questions about auditions. We will see you...

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Fall 2016 Auditions

Posted on Aug 30, 2016 in Auditions

Fall 2016 Auditions

Join our family! Auditions for our 2016 fall season are Sunday, September 11th and Sunday, September 25th, 2016. We are looking for well-rounded dancers from ages 8+! TIMES: Sunday, September 11th: 2:00-4:00pm: URBAN BEAT (Ages 8-15, beginning/intermediate) 2:00-4:00pm: URBAN FUSION (Ages 12 – 18, intermediate/advanced) Sunday, September 25th: 5:00-7:00pm: URBAN ELITE (13-18+ hip hop companies) LOCATION: The Dance Factory studio, 465 Washington Street, Eugene, OR COST: $10/audition. All audition fees go directly into our scholarship. WHAT TO BRING: $10/audition (cash or check made payable to The Dance Factory) Water bottle Appropriate dance shoes We apologize but we cannot accommodate spectators. All rounds will be closed to the public. AUDITION SCHEDULE: Registration will be 15 minutes prior to auditions. Please arrive early to register and warm up. Jazz Turn Combination Flexibility Check Jazz Combination Hip Hop Across the Floor progressions Tricks/Skills check Hip Hop Combination   CHOREOGRAPHY: All Routines/Combinations taught at auditions. Contact us if you have any questions about auditions. We will see you...

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Spring 2016 Auditions

Posted on May 9, 2016 in Auditions

Spring 2016 Auditions

Join our family! Auditions for our 2016-2017 season are this weekend, Sunday, May 15, 2016.

We are looking for well-rounded dancers from ages 8+!

TIMES:
1:30-3pm: PRESTIGE JUNIOR (Under 18 jazz company)
3-4:30pm: URBAN BEAT (Ages 8-15 hip hop/jazz companies)
5:30-7pm: URBAN VIBE/URBAN PULSE (13-18+ hip hop companies)
7-8:30pm: PRESTIGE SENIOR (18+ jazz company)

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8 Tips for a Successful Dance Audition

Posted on Feb 16, 2016 in Auditions, Tips

8 Tips for a Successful Dance Audition

Auditions can be scary and intimidating. Dance auditions, especially, can be very stressful. In most auditions, you are required to learn and embody dance choreography in a short time span and perform it confidently in front of a panel of strangers. Yikes!

Think of your dance audition like a test you take at school. You spend weeks preparing and sharpening your knowledge of the subject. When the test day comes, you may do well regardless – but you perform better on your test when you prepare, right?

Here are our tips for preparing for your dance audition. We know you’ll do great, but these tips will ease your nerves and help you feel ready to take the floor and do what you do best.

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Auditions in September!

Posted on Aug 17, 2015 in Auditions

Auditions in September!

Want to join our dance family? We are holding auditions once again and we would love to see you there! *These are not mid-season auditions. Dancers currently in companies do not need to attend and are also not eligible to audition “up” to the next company at this point* Saturday Sept 12th 2-4 pm: Urban Vibe, Urban Beat, Prestige Junior Auditions (ages 8-17) Monday Sept 28th 7:30-8:30pm: Urban Pulse Auditions (18+) Monday Sept 28th 8:30-9:30pm: Prestige Senior Auditions (18+) Please arrive 15 minutes early to fill out registration forms. Thank...

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Auditions are Coming Soon

Posted on May 6, 2015 in Auditions

Auditions are Coming Soon

Dance Factory Auditions are coming! Join us June 2-4, 2015 and audition for our 2015-16 season! We’ll be hosting auditions for all of our performance groups. Click here to learn more. We are looking for highly motivated, passionate, and hardworking dancers to represent our studio! Are you ready?!? Auditions are held several times throughout the year. Audition in June to begin rehearsing and conditioning with your group throughout the...

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