Dance Auditions

 

MIAMI DOLPHINS CHEERLEADER AUDITIONS 2017

 

AUDITION INFORMATION

  • Preliminary & Semi-Final Auditions will be held at the Baptist Health Training Facility (formerly known as Miami Dolphins Training Facility) located at 7500 s.w. 30th street Davie, FL 33314 on Saturday, June 3, 2017
  • Registration begins promptly at 8:30 am. Competition begins at 10:00 am.
  • Between 9:00 am and 9:45 a.m. contestants learn audition choreography that will immediately be performed at 10:00 am. (This choreography will also be taught on Friday, June 2. To register for the pre-audition choreography session, click here.)
  • Applications will be accepted now through June 2, 2017 at 4:00pm.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 18 years old by July 10, 2017
  • High School graduate by June 2017
  • Must be able to attend all cheerleader rehearsals for the entire season
  • If selected, must live in or relocate to South Florida and have means of transportation

WHAT TO WEAR

  • Crop/half top with athletic shorts
  • Nude/flesh colored tights or panty hose
  • Dance shoes (sneakers, jazz shoes, character shoes, etc.)
  • No dance pants, warm-ups or shorts.
  • Wear your hair in a fashion that compliments your features and does not hide your face. This is not a typical dance audition, THINK GLAMOROUS!
  • The judges will rate you on poise, smile, personality, energy, figure and dance ability.

 

To pre-register for auditions, please CLICK HERE.

Pre-registered applicants arriving by 8:30 am will receive the first contestant numbers. You will also need to fill out a bio sheet and bring a photo to registration with you. Pre-registered applicants must present a photo ID to receive their contestant number.

Applicants not pre-registered need to fill out an application form and bring a photo to registration on the day of auditions. Blank application forms will be available at registration.

This portion of the audition process is CLOSED to the public.

It will be a long day, so please bring your own snacks and drinks.

Mirrors and restrooms will be available for your convenience and use.

For audition-related questions, email: auditions@dolphins.com

Several Studios in the South Florida and Orlando area will be offering Master Classes to help prepare for auditions. Click here to learn more about Master Classes.

If you are traveling from out of town for auditions, you can book a room with Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Plantation. The Courtyard offers shuttle transportation to and from Fort Lauderdale- Hollywood Airport and to and from the Baptist Health Training Facility (where auditions and boot camp will be held). Book here for our VIP rate.

 

Overview of The Audition Phases

Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8:30am (all times are approximate) – Registration doors open – pre-registered applicants will be allowed in first. All contestants must have an application, bio sheet and photo of themselves at the registration table. Applications can be filled out online by registering here. Pre-registered candidates will be the first to enter.

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. – Contestants learn audition choreography. This choreography will also be taught on Friday, June 2. To register for audition prep and/or pre-audition choreography, click here.

10:00 a.m. – ROUND 1– I groups of five, contestants will perform a 30-second-freestyle routine. After all contestants have free-styled the judges will retire to make their decisions. At approximately 11:00 a.m., call backs for the semi-final phase will be posted outside the admittance gate. Those selected will re-enter the facility at this time.

11:30 a.m. – ROUND 2– Contestants must bring their preliminary contestant number to re-register for the Semi-Final Phase. After registration is complete, the Cheerleader Choreographer will refresh the choreography learned earlier. Immediately following, contestants will introduce themselves and perform the routine in groups of five.

1 p.m. – ROUND 3– Panel interviews in groups of 3-5. Upon completion of the interview section, the judges will retire to make decisions and return shortly for the announcement of those selected to advance to finals week. Those selected will stay for a brief meeting to discuss the final phases of the audition process.

*The following applies to the candidates selected to move onto Finals.

Final Candidate Interviews

  • Monday or Tuesday, June 5 or 6 at Hard Rock Stadium
  • You will sign up for a specific interview time slot on one of the above dates.

Final Audition Rehearsals

  • Wednesday, June 7 – 6:30pm–10:00pm – Clinic 1 at Baptist Health Training Facility
  • Thursday, June 8 – 6:30pm–10:00pm – Clinic 2 at Baptist Health Training Facility
  • Friday, June 9  – 6:30pm–10:00pm – Clinic 3 at Baptist Health Training Facility

Final Auditions

  • Sunday, June 11, 2017 – 9:00 am- 3:00 pm
  • Hard Rock Live, Hollywood, FL

Open to the Public – the final phase of the auditions will take place in the auditorium, in front of a live audience.

 

Source:  http://dolphinscheerleaders.com/miami-auditions

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2017 NEW YORK JETS CHEERLEADER AUDITIONS 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 18 years or older by April 8, 2017 and be a high school graduate or have G.E.D.
  • Must have a reliable means of transportation and be willing to travel around the NY/NJ area.
  • Must be available to attend all rehearsals, home games and promotional appearances

To register for the 2017 Jets Flight Crew Cheerleaders auditions, you will need to:

  • Complete the online registration form
  • Upload a current photo of yourself for identification purposes
  • Upload a current resume or list of your performance experience
  • Pay the nonrefundable audition application processing fee:
    $30- Pre-register online by April 3, 2017
  • Check that you have read the liability and participation release

Audition Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017 (8:00am mandatory check-in). This is also Preliminary Round
MetLife Stadium
102 Stadium Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

  • Contestants check in at registration.  Check-in begins for each round at 8:00am sharp.
  • After check-in, contestants will introduce themselves to the judges and will freestyle dance in groups of five in front of the panel of judges.  Music is provided for this portion of the audition.
  • Call backs for the semi-finals will be announced at the end of this round.  You must stay until the end of the preliminary auditions to see if you are chosen for the semi-final round.

 

Semi-Final Round:
Sunday, April 9, 2017 (8:00am mandatory check-in)
MetLife Stadium
102 Stadium Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

  • Contestants who have been selected to attend the semi-final round of auditions check in at 8:00am.
  • All candidates will be taught a dance combination and kick combination.
  • Immediately following the teaching portion, contestants will perform the dance combination in groups of five in front of the panel of judges.
  • Upon completion of this round, contestants selected to attend the final auditions will be announced.
  • Those selected as finalists will stay for a brief meeting with the Flight Crew Director to discuss the final round of the audition process.

 Interviews:
Week of April 10th and April 17th, 2017. (Details will be given to finalists.)
Atlantic Health Jets Training Center
One Jets Drive, Florham Park, NJ 07932

  • Contestants who have advanced to the finals are required to schedule a 15-minute interview with the Flight Crew Director.
  • Sign-up sheets will be available following the semi-final round.
  • Professional business attire is required for the interview.


Final Auditions:
Saturday, April 22, 2017 (Check-in time TBD)
MetLife Stadium
102 Stadium Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

  • Each finalist will perform a 90 second solo dance combination.  This is the portion of the audition where finalists have the opportunity to showcase their own style of dance and display their individual creativity.  Costumes may be worn to enhance the presentation.
  • Music will be submitted as a music file in advance of the finals.  Details given to finalists.
  • Dance combination taught during semi-finals will be performed in groups of five for the panel of judges.
  • Finalists chosen for the 2017 Jets Flight Crew will be announced at the completion of the final round.

Note: Auditions are closed to the general public (no guests allowed). Please bring snack and drinks on audition day.

 

For more information visit http://www.newyorkjets.com/flight-crew/auditions.html