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2014 Spokane Shock Announce Dance Team Tryouts


By James, East Coast Correspondent

 

REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER:

– Must be 18 years of age or older and have a high school diploma or equivalent
– Photo identification
– Recent photo (4” x 6” or larger, will not be returned)
– Dance Resume (simple type history of experience, if applicable)
– $20 registration fee (Cash or check payable to Spokane Shock)
– Completed medical liability release form
– Completed 2014 Dance Team application

FIRST ROUND – Saturday, December 7th, 2013 @ Spokane Elite Dance Studio (10525 E Sprague Ave)

Registration opens at 2:00pm

Instruction begins at 2:30pm

First round tryouts are led by Dance Team Director, Maggie Kazemba and Assistant Director, Casandra Morgan. 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. Participants will perform in small groups and first cuts will be established after the completion of the First Round.

CALL BACKS – Sunday, December 8th, 2013 @ Spokane Elite Dance Studio (10525 E Sprague Ave)

Instruction 9:00am – 12:00pm

Call-backs are mandatory for all tryout participants who have made it past the First Round. Dancers will learn the additional choreography they are asked 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 since photos and video will be taken throughout call-backs. This round is also closed to public viewing.

FINALIST INTERVIEWS – Sunday, December 8th, 2013 @ Shock Facility (3212 N Eden Rd. Suite B)

2:00pm – 6:00pm (Interview times set by appointment immediately following First Round)

Each rookie finalist (those who have not been on the team before) will schedule a private interview with a small panel of judges. Interviews will be recorded and portions may be played back during the Final Round show. Participants should dress business casual for their interview and look professional.

DANCE TEAM FINALS – Thursday, December 19th @ TBA

Participant Arrival Time – 3:30pm
Show Dress Rehearsal – 4:00pm
Audience Doors Open – 5:30pm
Show Start Time – 6:30pm

For More Information Email GameOPS@SpokaneShock.com