Dance Tryout Information

Dance Tryout
  • Tryouts will consist of different styles of dance. Each dancer will be evaluated on their technique, showmanship, and grades. Below is a copy of our tryout documents and the steps to the tryout process:

     

    Pre-tryout clinic March 16Apply today

    Step 1: Apply for Tryouts HERE!!! 

    Each Candidate must register before being invited to audition.

    *please complete the online registration by March 20 

    *physical must be scanned, please do not take pictures

     

    Step 2: Create your video submission

     

    Introduction

    Full Name

    Grade

    Why do you want to be apart of the dance program?

    What is your experience with dance?

    What makes you the best candidate?

    Technical Dance Requirements

    Splits

    Leg Extension

    Single and *Double Pirouettes- must attempt but do not have to be perfect

    Grande Jete

    Toe Touch

    Optional- Other technical skills (Gymnastics, Headspring, Kip-Ups, Bronco)

     

    Field Dance Combination

    Present a field routine (must contain elements of agility, flexibility, technique and HBCU style dance) to a song of your choice for 64 counts

     

    Hip Hop

    https://youtu.be/TCGtTj8uSlQ

    *this is hard. I do not expect it to be perfect, but I expect you to try and do your best. We will spend time fixing it during tryouts

    Step 3: Submit Audition

    *Submissions due by March 24th

    a. Email must be sent to ebonee.usher@henry.k12.ga.us

    b. Put in subject line Dance Audition/last name

    c. Body/contents of the email must include

    i. Name

    ii. Headshot

    iii. Link to Audition Video

    *Post the video unlisted to youtube/do not send the link to others

     

    Step 4: Wait for an invitation to the live tryouts on May 27th

     

     

    Click HERE to register for Tryouts

    Click above to fill out the mandatory Registration Form