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Dance Auditions 2021

Audition FAQ's

Who is the Audition for?

Ages 7-18 in 2021

While we do offer placement recommendation assessments to our clients of all ages, this specific audition is for those dancers that would like to dance at an accelerated level or become part of Illumination Dance Company, our competitive company. 

Is there a cost to Audition?

At DDANW we honor our current and future clients by making our audition free of charge to the public where other studios charge a minimum of $30 for an audition.   

  • Please arrive 10 min prior to audition time for check-in 

 

Audition Documents:

Once audition documents are requested and received, please review them carefully to obtain a clear understanding of what each program entails for the full 2021/2022 season. (fill out the form below to request documents)

Documents Include:

  1. Audition Application
  2. Accelerated/Illumination Dance Company Contract
  3. Liability Release Form (if new to DDANW)
 
What happens after Auditions?

After auditions, dancers will receive an email regarding placement in Accelerated Dance or IDC Competitive Company and a list of summer classes/camps that are recommended.  All dancers selected for the Competitive Company will be required to attend our IDC Summer Blitz, where they will be placed on a team and begin learning competitive material.  

In the event that a dancer is not yet ready for accelerated dance, they will receive recommendations for classes that will best prepare them for accelerated dance in the future.

  • All dancers that have auditioned have 1 week to pay their registration fee for the 2021/22 season.  
  • On the date of the Deadline we will create our Acc/IDC rosters and all contracts of registered dancers will become active for the season.
  • Each class has a limited amount of spots available and will only be filled by those who have paid their registration fee.

 

What if I Audition and then decide it’s not for me?

Simply, do not register, or call the front desk to notify us before the Deadline.

Individuals should STAND OUT

  • Ladies – Please wear modest dance clothing.    A Leotard, fitted top, Yoga pants or  dance shorts are great! Make an impression with your dancing, not with unnecessary distractions. Make sure to bring dance shoes that you can turn in as well as indoor, clean Tennis shoes and wear your hair up.
  • Guys – Make sure to wear more form fitting athletic/dance wear so that we can see your movement and form clearly.
Use links to learn about our programs.

Audition Schedule

For the 2021/22 Season

In-Person Group Auditions

June 11th, 2021 5:30-7:00pm

Ages 7-12 in 2021

Post-Audition Deadline to Register for Fall 2021

June 18th, 2021

Accelerated Dance Program & Illumination Dance Company

Private In-Person Assessments

Register using the online form below to initiate scheduling an appointment!

Ages 13+ in 2021

Remote Competitive Company Auditions, New Students

Submit video audition

Ages 7-18 in 2021

Current Flames, Luminaries, Novas

Team Placement @ IDC Summer Blitz August 16-20

Illumination Dance Company

June 18th, 2021

Fall Registration Deadline

Request Audition Documents

Liability Release Form

Every dancer must have a current, signed Liability Release & Policies/Procedures Agreement forms on file at the studio prior to using the DDANW facilities.

Print & bring your completed form to the front desk, prior to your audition.

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Request Audition Documents Form:

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  • Student Information

  • Dancer NameAge GroupDate of Birth 
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