Dance Audition Information

SAHS Dance Conservatory

Audition Information

 

Dance Audition Dates:   May 16 – 19, 2016

Location: Santa Ana High School Dance Studio

Time:   3:00 – 4:30 each day

Dress:  Wear fitted dance clothing / ballet slippers / jazz shoes / barefeet

Audition Process

  1. Application for audition into the SAHS Dance Conservatory must be filled out
  2. All teacher recommendations need to be turned in to Ms. Noel before auditions begin
  3. Over a 3 day period students will learn and clean 2 dance combinations in lyrical and jazz genres
  4. Students must have a solo dance choreographed to perform that is 1 – 2 minutes in length
  5. Students will sign up for a specific time to perform both dances and solo on the 4th day of auditions
  6. The results of the auditions will be posted the next day

 

Scoring

Dancers will be scored on:

  • Dance Technique
  • Performance Quality
  • Musicality
  • Recall of combinations learned
  • Body Alignment
  • Skill / Potential

Dance Pre Audition Information

May 9th Informational Meeting 3:00 - 3:30
Discipline Type of Meeting Date Time Notes
Dance Pre-Audition May 9 3:00 – 3:30
Dance Audition – Leanr Jazz dance May 16 3:00 – 4:30 Wear fitted dance clothing/barefoot, jazz shoes or ballet slipper
Dance Audition – Learn ballet and lyrical dance May 17 3:00 – 4:30  Wear fitted dance clothing/barefoot, jazz shoes or ballet slipper
Dance Audition – Rehearsal followed by 1st cut May 18 3:00 – 4:30 Wear fitted dance clothing/barefoot, jazz shoes or ballet slipper
Dance Audition – perform both dances and perform a solo May 19 3:00 – 4:30 Wear fitted dance clothing/barefoot, jazz shoes or ballet slipper
Dance No meeting/Results posted May 20
Dance Classes Beginning May 24, every Tuesday and Thursday until summer