Official & Updated 2018-19 MVT Tryout Information

We are looking for well-rounded dancers who have experience in many styles such as jazz, hip hop and pom with strength and flexibility
 
Please fill out and submit Release of Liability & Tryout Form prior to auditions.
 
 What is encouraged at tryouts:
•    At least a double or triple pirouette right and left
•    All kicks both right and left (front kicks, side kicks and fan kicks)
•    Second Turns
•    Center leap
•    Calypsos
 
Extra tricks/technique that are encouraged but NOT required:
•    Headspring
•    Aerials
•    Kip-up
•    Advanced second turns (alternating spots, floats, etc.)
•    Leg tilt
•    Switch centers 
•    Switch right/left leaps 
 
What to Wear and Bring
  • Again, please have paperwork submitted 
  • Tennis shoes (please make sure your shoes will not scuff the floor)
  • Jazz shoes, turners or paws 
  • MONDAY & WEDNESDAY: you may wear any dance apparel- not loose/flowy, please 
  • FRIDAY: wear all black- not loose/flowy, please 
  • Please have hair neat and out of your face 
  • Water – very important stay hydrated! There is a bottle fill fountain in the gym.
 
Audition Dates/Brief Overview
Monday May 14th from 6-9pm:
•    Warm up
•    Across the floor
•    Turn combo
•    Jazz routine
•    Groups 
Wednesday May 16th from 6-9pm:
•    Warm up 
•    Teach possible tricks
•    Hip hop routine
•    Groups
Friday May 18th from 6-9pm:
•    Warm up 
•    Questions/Review
•    Official group auditions on BOTH routines – with judging panel