Auditions + Performance Opportunities
AUDITION DATE: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD, 5:30-7:00 P.M.
Seeking strong jazz funk and hip hop dancers, ages 10 and up; dancers must be able to attend all scheduled rehearsals (see below).
Friday, November 3 | 8:30 – 10:00 PM
Sunday, November 19 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Sunday, December 17 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Tuesday, December 26 | 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Dancers will perform at halftime of the Harlem Globetrotters game on Tuesday, December 26th (game starts at 7:00 p.m.) at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. There is no fee to audition, but selected dancers are required to pay a $20 performance fee (due on November 3rd) and must sell 5 tickets to the game. A ticket order form will be provided at the first rehearsal; completed forms and ticket money is due by the second rehearsal on December 15th. Dancers will not be required to purchase a costume but will instead need to wear red, black, grey and/or white street clothes for the performance.
We will accept submissions from all choreographers, ages 14-21. Submissions should include the following:
- One minute of choreography with the dancers who will be performing in your piece. All pieces should be no longer than 3 minutes. Choreographers may submit more than one piece.
- Full cast list for your piece. Dancers who are performing should be included in your submission video.
- The title of your piece and the actual title of the music (if different). Please include artist information for the song you are using.
- Your email address and phone number.
To complete your submission, please complete the form below. After choreographers are selected for the showcase, rehearsals will be scheduled at the choreographers’ convenience. The only required FULL CAST rehearsal will be held on Sunday, February 18th from 4:00-6:00 p.m. There is a $50 fee per piece in the show. This fee is due by January 15, 2018.
Two showcases will be held on Sunday, February 25th at the Carnegie Stage — Show #1 at 2:00 p.m. and Show #2 at 5:30 p.m. Each piece will perform in both shows. Tickets will be available at eventbrite.com.