Company Auditions

GENERAL OVERVIEW: 

  • At Dancing Unlimited, we will have 3 teams for our company- Platinum, Platinum Plus, and Diamond Companies. Placement on any team is at the discretion of the studio’s directors. All teams will compete at a minimum of 3 competitions. 

  • Weekends/Friday requirements: Company members are required to attend Friday rehearsals as well as bi-weekly Saturday rehearsals. 

  • Company members will also be required to attend Dancing Unlimited sponsored “master classes” as scheduled by the studio.

  • Fees: In addition to monthly tuition ($175), there is a $50 choreography fee per dancer, as well as a $10 per Saturday rehearsal per dancer. 

 

BEFORE THE AUDITION - WHAT TO EXPECT

  • You must come to Dancing Unlimited Registration on August 2, 2019 4:30-7:30pm to sign up for Auditions. We ask that the dancer auditioning be present so that a quick headshot can be taken. 

  • There is a $75 audition fee.

  • Your dancer must have at least 2 years dance experience to audition. 

  • Auditonees will be placed in classes after auditions based on Company Team selection

AT THE AUDITION - WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Arrive warmed up, at least 15 minutes before your audition time.

  • AUDITIONS ARE CLOSED. Plan to drop off and pick up your dancer at scheduled times.

  • Audition Attire: 

    • Ballet: leotard, tights, ballet shoes, hair in a bun

    • Lyrical/Contemporary: form fitting dance attire (2 pc is acceptable)

    • Hip/Hop: Any Dance attire, Dance t-shirt or tank top, sweatpants or dance pants and dance attire (2 pc is acceptable), and tennis shoes/boots

  • Choreography will be taught for each style (hip/hop, jazz, and lyrical/contemporary) and performed in small groups to be evaluated utilizing a 10-point scale

  • Auditionees will also be evaluated on their ballet technique at both the barre and floor exercises utilizing a 5-point scale.

  • Acrobatic skills/technique will also be evaluated utilizing a 5-point scale.

  • Placement on our teams is based off of audition scores and discretion of studio directors.  Audition Scores guideline for team placement: 

    • Platinum Team: score at least 123 pts

    • Platinum Plus: 124-246 pts

    •  Diamond: 247-370 pts​

Monday

August 5, 2019 

Studio I

11 & Under:

4:30-Ballet

5:15-Jumps/Turns

5:45-Acro

Pick up at 6:00pm

12 & Up:

6:30-Ballet

7:15-Jumps/Tunrs

7:45-Acro

Pick up at 8:00pm

Wednesday

August 7, 2019 

Studio I

11 & Under:

4:30-Hip-Hop

Pick up at 6:00pm

12 & Up:

6:30-Hip-Hop

Pick up at 8:00pm

Friday

August 9, 2019 

Studio I

All Ages:

4:30-5:45 Jazz

6:00-7:30 Auditions

Pick up at 7:30pm

 

AFTER THE AUDITION-WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Dancing Unlimited will email results on August 11, 2019 

  • Company contracts and handbooks will be emailed to each member on August 11, 2019.

  • Contracts must be signed and returned NO LATER THAN August 30, 2019.

    • Any contracts not returned by August 30th will be considered void.

  • Though we have teams at varying technique and age levels, we may not have a team suitable for a specific dancer's age/technique level/style.

  • If you have any questions regarding company results, please contact the studio.

  • A MANDATORY MEETING for all company members and parents will be held on August 30, 2019 6:30pm-7:00pm New Company members  AND 7:00pm New Company & Returning Members.

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