Ballet Company Audition
Ages 10-12 years @ 9:00-10:30
Must be age 10 by September 1, 2019
Pointe work will be done in the class for dancers who are already on pointe.
Ages 13 years and up @ 10:30-12:00
Pointe work will be done in this class.
Ballet Audition Dress Code: black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes or pointe shoes.
The Ballet Company is designed for dancers who are serious about their commitment to dance training. RDT’s Ballet Audition determines acceptance into the company as well as placement in the appropriate level. Ballet Company levels include the Preparatory Dance Program (PDP) through Level 14. Results of the audition are made available to all dancers within 4 weeks of the audition.
The PreProfessional Company is an additional company within the Roswell Dance Theatre. Dancers who have completed at least one year in the Ballet Company (not including PDP) are eligible to be considered for the PrePro. Students are observed and evaluated throughout the year. Acceptance into PrePro is by invitation and PrePro results are posted along with Company results.
Modern Company Audition
Ages 13 and up @ 12:30-2:00
Ages 10-12 years @ 2:00-3:30
Must be age 10 by September 1, 2019
Modern Audition Dress Code: black leotard, black or pink footless tights.
The Modern Company provides intense training for dancers who choose to focus on aspects of modern and contemporary dance. RDT’s Modern Audition determines acceptance into the company as well as placement in the appropriate level. Modern Company has three levels: Junior, Senior, and Principal.
Acrobatics Company Audition
Ages 8 and up @ 4:00-6:00
Must be age 8 by September 1, 2019
Acrobatics Audition Dress Code: black leotard, black or pink footless tights.
The Acrobatics Company is for students who are passionate about acrobatics and silks and who want to excel and gain performance experience. Perfect for students who may be interested in circus, live shows or stunt careers! RDT’s Acro Audition determines acceptance into the company as well as placement in the appropriate level. Acro Company has three levels: Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced.
The program includes 6 classes per week in acrobatics, silks, ballet, choice of modern, hip hop or jazz. Acro Company members are invited to audition for The Nutcracker and the PrePro Spring Concert, and will have performance opportunities in the community.
For more information about company tuition, please see the Companies page. More details about the Acrobatics Company coming soon!
Avoid the rush on audition day by pre-registering online!
$25 per dancer per company for pre-registration online.
$30 per dancer per company for onsite registration on audition day.
Pre-registration is now closed. Please join us on Saturday one hour before your scheduled audition time to complete your onsite registration.
AUDITION DAY INFO
If you are pre-registered, arrive 30 minute in advance of audition time.
For onsite registration, please arrive 1 hour before the audition time to register.
Please bring a printed headshot to attach to your registration if you have not submitted one in advance online. *Professional headshots preferred but not required.
***Parent meetings will be held during all audition classes to highlight expectations for company members and families, provide information about results posting, and explain the process of accepting a company position.***
Results of all company auditions are made available to dancers within 4 weeks of the audition.
June 15, 2019: Company Contracts and Membership Fees Due
June 15 – July 1: Company Contracts and Membership Fees still accepted – late fee of $100 will be assessed.
***If the Company Contracts and Membership Fees are not received by July 1, 2019, the offer to participate in any company is revoked including participation in The Nutcracker.***