Dance Team Tryouts – February 9th
January 22, 2020 11:13 pm | by Kevin Ticen
FIRST ROUND – Sunday, February 9th, @ 2020 700 N Division Street
Registration opens at 7:30am
Instruction begins at 8:00am
First round tryouts are led by Dance Team Director, Cassie Maher and Assistant Director, Maggie Kazemba. First Round Tryouts are a CLOSED event and not open to public viewing; participants and instructors only. Participants should wear form-fitting, two-piece dance outfits and comfortable shoes. No jazz pants or baggy pants will be allowed – please wear dance briefs or boy shorts. It is suggested that participants bring make-up/hair products, a towel, bottle of water and a snack. After instruction and warm-ups, participants will learn across the floor combinations; including basic kicks and turns integrated into a few short, repeating sideline dance routines and 1 pom/jazz style routine. Participants will perform in small groups and initial cuts will be made after the completion of the First Round.
CALLBACKS – Sunday, February 9th, 2020
FINALIST INTERVIEWS – will begin shortly after first round cuts. Please bring a business casual outfit for interviews. All finalists will be interviewed.
Finals choreography and instruction at 2:30
Callbacks are mandatory for all tryout participants who advance beyond the First Round. Dancers will learn the additional choreography needed to perform at Finals and forms/groups will be set. This round is not judged, and no cuts will be made. However, dancers should still come tryout ready as photos and video will be taken throughout callbacks. This round is also closed to public viewing.
REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER:
– Must be 18 years of age or older by the first game March 26th
– Photo identification
– Recent photo (4” x 6” or larger, will not be returned)
– Dance Resume (simple type history of experience, if applicable)
– $25 registration fee (Cash or check payable to Spokane Shock)
– Completed medical liability release form (Provided at tryouts)
– Completed 2020 Dance Team application
Please download and complete the Shock Dance Team Registration Form