Spring 2016 Auditions
Join our family! Spring Auditions for our 2016-2017 season are this weekend, Sunday, May 15, 2016.
We are looking for well-rounded dancers from ages 8+!
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)
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.
Registration will 15 minutes prior to auditions. Please arrive early to register and warm up.
Across the Floor progressions
Hip Hop Combination
Jazz: Form-fitting tops and athletic shorts required. Jazz shoes are suggested.
Hip Hop: Baggy clothing and sweatpants/leggings. Athletic shoes/sneakers are suggested for hip-hop.
All Routines/Combinations taught at auditions.
Turn Combination (approx. 3 counts of 8 including changing spots and double/triple pirouettes) taught at auditions.
DESIRED SKILLS/TECHNIQUE FOR JAZZ COMPANIES:
- Double or Triple Pirouettes, Second Turns.
- Leaps and toe touches
- Flexibility and extensions
- Aerials and other acrobatic tricks (also desired for hip hop companies)
- Timing/Precision (also desired for hip hop companies)