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Merge Dance Company Auditions
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 2:00PM in Jowers Studio 178
Audition will consist of a ballet barre, modern dance phrase, and a guided improvisation. The audition is open to any Dance major.
Auditionees must be available and dedicated to rehearse during both the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters M/W from 3:30-6:00, and some Fridays from 10-12. Additionally, Merge dancers are required to be available for one or more guest artist residencies that last between 7-14 days (evenings and week-ends). These residencies will be announced as soon as dates are set. It is a one-year commitment. If selected, Merge dancers must sign up for the "Touring Ensemble" class.
Merge Dance Company auditions will be AT THE SAME TIME as Perfomance and Choreography track auditions, ON FRIDAY ONLY.
You may audition for Merge even if you are on the Teacher Certification or Dance Studies Track.
*Please Note: You MUST comit to a full school year with this dance company
*All grade levels may apply for Merge Dance Company, including incoming Freshman.
*Solos are not required for the Merge Dance Company Auditions.
-All black, form fitting attire required
Sample Audition schedule:
4:00‐4:45: Ballet combination
4:45-5:30 Modern combination
5:30-6:00 Guided Group Improvisation