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Auditions

The Vancouver Volcanoes Dancers are looking to find talented individuals to represent our great basketball team and city! We are looking for dancers who are not only great dancers and performers, but can represent our organization around the community. Find out more about our audition process below! 

 

We are thrilled to host a pre-audition workshop on Sunday, July 24 at Skyridge Middle School (Camas, WA). To participate:

  1. Please fill out this registration form to secure your spot
  2. Pre-pay here by Saturday, July 23 to save $5!
  3.  Arrive on Sunday, July 24 wearing a 2 piece dance outfit and sneakers.

If you have any questions, email coach Lesa Blanchard at VVDancers@gmail.com

2022-2023 VV DANCE TEAM AUDITIONS: 

VV Dance Team Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age by October 1, 2022.
  • Must be able to attend practices every Sunday for the entire season (October – June/excluding holidays)
  • Must participate in appearances, fundraisers, and other community events.
  • Must be available for 12 home games (March-May).
    • Games are held on Fridays, Saturdays, and/or Sundays.
  • Must have reliable transportation to practices, games, appearances, etc.
  • Must meet and maintain dancing skill requirements, personal appearance, and fitness level throughout the season.
  • Must abide by the other Terms and Conditions included with application materials.

AUDITION OVERVIEW

Round 1 Auditions and Interviews
Saturday, September 24
$20
Location and Time TBD
Please plan to dedicate the whole day to this process

Final Auditions
Sunday, September 25
Location and Time TBD

All dates and events are subject to change.
Portions of all events will be filmed and photographed for promotional materials. 

WHAT TO WEAR

  • A two-piece dance outfit: pants/shorts and a sports bra
  • Dance shoes: preferably sneakers
  • Hair and makeup performance/film ready.

WHAT TO BRING

  • $20 audition fee
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Makeup and hair products for touch ups.
  • Signed Waiver
  • Headshot

Day 1  – Saturday, Sept 24

Location and Time TBD

Part 1: Preliminary round (apx. 2 hours)

  • Preliminary Auditions will be based on the following:
    • Across the floor technique
    • Short sideline/timeout routine
    • Interview/ communication skills
      • Interview times will be schedule once audition registration is received.

Part 2: Preliminary round cuts

  • After part one, finalists will be announced and asked to stay for further routine instruction.

Part 3: Final round routine instruction

  • Finalists will be taught the final routine at this time.
    • The routine will not be judged until the following day.
  • Returning VV dancers from the 2022 season will begin their audition at this round.

Day 2  – Sunday, Sept 25

Location and Time TBD

  • Final Auditions will be based on the following:
    • Performance of 1 minute routine learned the prior day
    • Performance of a 30 second solo routine showcasing their dance strengths
  • Finalists will be given time to warm-up and must come prepared to audition both routines in small groups in front of a panel of judges.
  • Auditions are closed and spectators will not be allowed. Score sheets and judges’ comments will not be made available.