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2021 Competition Tryout Information

Competition Team Tryouts-

  • Tuesday May 25th- We will have a parent meeting at the studio at 5:30.  Before then You need to Fill Out the Tryout Registration Form Below- This will be a basic information form and will get you signed up to tryout.  You will then need to go to the “Make A Payment” tab on our website, pay the $20, and enter your daughters name and label it as tryout fee.
  • Wednesday May 26th- We will post tryout combos to learn for each age group. You will have a week to learn all the combos & technique videos associated with your age group. (Competition Teams- Learn Jazz, Ballet and Technique Combos.  Premier Teams- Learn Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet and Technique Combos) If you are trying out for Premier you will learn those combos.  If you are not chosen for Premier this year we will automatically place you on a regular competition team. 
  • Tryouts at the studio will be in age groups.  We are posting the combos online to learn at home.  We are filming them to learn at home and then we will have tryouts at the studio in person, in their age groups.
  • In person Tryouts will be as follows
    • Tryouts for our Nationally Ranked Premier Teams (Ages 6 & up) will be on Tuesday June 1st.
      • Ages 6-8yr olds 9am-Noon
      • Ages 9-11yr olds 12:30-3:30
      • Ages 12 & up 4:00-7:00
      • Options for those that are “BUSY” with high school sports as well as those that are not
    • Tryouts for our Competition Teams (Ages 5 & up) will be on Wednesday June 2nd
      • Ages 5-8yr olds 9am-Noon
      • Ages 9-11yr olds 12:30-3:30
      • Ages 12 & up 4:00-7:00
      • Options for those that are “BUSY” with high school sports as well as those that are not
  • Reminder that ALL competition team dancers will be required to sign up for at least 1 Summer Class (Turns & Leaps, Ballet, or Combo Class), at least 1 summer dance intensive, and team camp in August. 
  • Tap Competition Team Tryouts- June 3rd at 2:30pm.  If you would like to sign up for the Tap tryout please email us at danceillusionc@gmail.com (List of tap skills they will do at the tryout-
    • Shuffles in all directions in different speeds, flaps in all directions, cramp rolls & reverse cramp rolls, paradiddle, riffs, falling off the log, single/double/triple time step, wings, pull backs, maxi ford, buffalo, shirley temple, Irish, Silver dollar city, pirouette in tap shoes.  (If you are unfamiliar with any of these steps we will go over them at the tryout)
  • Contemporary Team Tryouts- During the tryout process the judges will pick students they feel are ready to be on the extra contemporary team.  Those chosen will receive an invite to either except the extra 1 hour a week class or not.

We are excited to see you At Tryouts!

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5-8yr COMPETITION Team Audition Video (Jazz & Ballet Combination & Technique) Learn all combinations before the in person tryout next week!

 

9-11yr COMPETITION Team Audition Video (Jazz & Ballet Combination & Technique) Learn all combinations before the in person tryout next week!

 

12 & up COMPETITION Team Audition Video (Jazz & Ballet Combination & Technique) Learn all combinations before the in person tryout next week!

 

6-8yr PREMIER Team Audition Video (Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, & Technique) Learn all combinations before the in person tryout next week!

 

9-11yr PREMIER Team Audition Video (Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, & Technique) Learn all combinations before the in person tryout next week!

There are 2 Videos for this age group- make sure you learn all the combinations!

 

12 & up PREMIER Team Audition Video (Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, & Technique) Learn all combinations before the in person tryout next week!

There are 2 Videos for this age group- make sure you learn all the combinations!