Auditions for the 2015-2016 Dance Team Season

Audition Date:
April 12, 2015

Required Forms:
Dance Team Application
Wavier Consent Form
Cost: $20.00 Per Person
**The audition section is open to all college students and all seniors in high school
(even if you are wait-listed for admissions to UD)
All current UD students (Incoming Freshman do not need a physical with Sports Medicine)
interested in trying out MUST get a physical examination
at the Sports Medicine Building on campus -- BEFORE tryouts.
Call (302) 831-2482 to schedule an appointment.**

April 12:
12:00pm- 12:30pm: Audition sign-in (Carpenter Sports Building-NOT the Bob Carpenter Center)
12:30- 1:00pm: Warm-Up
1:00pm- 3:30pm: Learn jazz and hip hop choreography (this choreography will be available on YouTube on April 5, 2015- link will be titled “2015 University of Delaware Auditions Choreography”)
3:30pm- 4:15pm: Break
4:30pm-7:30pm: Audition: Perform all Routines in groups of 2 in front of judging panel **each dancer must bring a 30 second solo and music that demonstrates their best style of dance MUSIC MUST BE ON AN mp3 DEVICE**
7:30pm- 8:00pm: Announcement of the 2015-16 Team and Team Meeting to discuss the upcoming season

Skills and Technique Required:
Triple and quadruple pirouettes
Leaps in second
At least 2 eight counts of fouette turns
Overall flexibility
The ability to perform and excite the audience
Jazz, hip hop, and pom dance experience

Attire for Auditions:
Tan tights
Jazz shoes (ANY COLOR)
Black booty shorts
Royal blue tank top
Black Sweatpants
Any color Sneakers for Hip Hop


University of Delaware Dance Team Newark, DE 19716

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