Auditions

Auditions for the competitive AthElite Dance team are held during the summer. Skills assessed at auditions include:

Advanced Contemporary – double, leaps (split, open, calypso), leg hold, fouettes

Advanced Jazz – 7 fouettes and a double combo, disc jump, leg hold, switch leap, triple

Hip Hop – complete the hip hop combo with tricks (C jump, toe touch, straddle jump to floor, etc)

Intermediate Contemporary – double, leg hold, split leap, foundation for fouettes should be established and demonstrated

Dancers who audition MUST also complete an endurance/conditioning test which consists of:

  • A cardio fitness test
  • 40 push-ups
  • 2 minute plank

 

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