Auditions for the 2018-19 Reverie Dance Company will be held
Monday, August 12th – Wednesday, August 14th.
The audition will take place over 3 days. Day 1 will be a mandatory audition clinic. Days 2 & 3 will be the actual audition in front of the judges. Dancers should audition with their own age group unless otherwise instructed.
5-7 years old from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
8–11 years old from 5:45-7:15 p.m.
12–18 years old from 7:30–9:00 p.m.
Dancers need to come prepared to learn and perform combinations in ballet, lyrical and jazz. Dancers will also be evaluated on flexibility, turns (pirouettes), jumps across the floor (jetés) and performance ability. All dancers will be required to turn in a signed RDC Commitment Form before auditioning (available at the studio in August).
**NEW** All RDC members will perform in the 2019 Reverie Dance Academy Nutcracker. RDC dancers must be available for Sunday rehearsals from September 15, 2019-December 2019.
Dancers will also audition for the Nutcracker Monday, August 19-Wednesday, August 21. Dancers must attend all three days.
7-11 years old from 4:30-6:00 pm
12-18 years old from 6:30-8:00 pm
Dancers should arrive in a black leotard (any style) and pink, tan or black tights, with pink ballet shoes and tan slip-on jazz shoes. Please no shorts, pants or skirts for the audition. Hair should be pulled back securely in a clean ballet bun. Dancers will be judged on audition appearance.
What To Bring To The Audition
On Monday, August 12th all dancers must submit a signed RDC Commitment Packet (available over the summer at the studio), a photo showing their face (ex. headshot or school picture) for judges’ identification purposes. Please note, the photo will not be returned.
Dancers will be contacted either by phone or email by August 23rd with their audition results for both RDC and Nutcracker casting.
*Dancers aged 8-18 interested in auditioning for the 2019-20 RDC season MUST attend at least two weeks of the Summer Intensive. Those who wish to be considered for the Pre-Pro II or Pre-Professional companies must attend at least three weeks of the Summer Intensive. Dancers aged 5-7 interested in auditioning for the 2019-20 RDC season MUST attend at least two weeks of the Summer Dance Boot Camp.