Here’s your chance to join the most entertaining and electrifying Dance Team in Toronto!
Do you have what it takes to join the Pak?
DATE: Saturday, July 16th, 2016
CHOREOGRAPHER: AMBERLEY WADDELL
EMAIL: [email protected]
LOCATION: Air Canada Centre, 40 Bay St, Toronto, ON. Enter through Gate 1.
REGISTRATION: 10:00am. AUDITIONS BEGIN AT 11:00 AM
BE PREPARED TO STAY AS LONG AS NECESSARY.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR: – Female Dancers – 18 and older (must be 18 by the day of the audition). We strongly encourage ages 22-30 to come out and audition! – Dancers must have the ability to show an extreme level of enthusiasm, confidence and poise. – Dancers must be physically fit and have strong athletic skills and endurance. – Dancers must be dedicated, professional, hard working and strong team players. – Minimum 2 years dance/performance experience in Hip Hop or Jazz. – 20 team members. – There is no minimum or maximum height requirement. – You must also provide a resume and a current non-returnable 5×7 or 8×10 headshot.
WHAT TO EXPECT: Dancers will be taught a basic hip hop routine combined with jazz. All participants who advance will be asked to perform the routine in small groups. A number of cuts will be made throughout the audition. All participants who advance will be asked to perform 4-6 eight counts of their own choreography highlighting strengths and specialties. Music will be provided. The audition is closed, spectators will not be permitted.
WHAT TO WEAR: – An attractive two-piece dance outfit (Half top and fitted shorts. Any style and colour) – Mid-area, legs and arms must be exposed. – No baggy clothing or street wear. No pants, leggings, capris or cover ups. – Full performance make-up and hair styled. Hair must be down, no ponytails. – Participants may wear any kind of sneaker/dance shoe, please make sure they have non-marking soles.
JUDGING: – Judges will focus on enthusiasm, energy, dance ability, personal appearance, personality, poise and showmanship.
COMMITMENT INFORMATION: – Mandatory team rehearsals – Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 7:30-10:00pm – August through April (or until end of playoffs). – Mandatory team meeting – Pre-Season games – October – 41+ Regular Season Home Games – November to April. Schedule is available in August – Public appearances and events
Pre-register by emailing your headshot and resume to [email protected]
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION – GO TO: http://www.nba.com/raptors/dancepak/2017-auditions
BREAK A LEG EVERYONE!