Youth Company Auditions
The Lady Hoofers Tap Ensemble seeks female tap dancers age 10-18 for our 2016 Youth Ensemble to perform in our 4th annual Holiday Concert
Friday, June 17, 2016 from 7:30-8:30pm
OR Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 4:00-5:00pm
*some advanced dancers may be invited to a call back on Sunday, June 26 from 5:00-6:00pm
1515 Brandywine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Note: Dancers only need to attend one audition date, not both. Dancers are expected to arrive 15 minutes early to check in. A parent or guardian must accompany each dancer for a brief orientation and to sign a photo and injury release form.
Dancers must bring an 8 x 10 headshot printed on glossy photo paper and their tap shoes. Note: Headshots do not need to be taken professionally but should feature the dancer’s head and shoulders against a plain background. Digital photos can easily be printed at Walgreens, Target, etc.
Dancers must be available for dress/tech rehearsals and performances the second weekend in December, including:
Weekly rehearsals will take place at the Performance Garage in Philadelphia on Sunday afternoons from 3:30-5:00 beginning after Labor Day. Dancers MUST ATTEND all Sunday rehearsals leading up to the Holiday Concert (no rehearsal will be held Thanksgiving weekend). Dancers who miss two or more rehearsals will be released from the company and their rehearsal fee will not be refunded.
Shoes and Costumes
Costumes will be supplied by The Lady Hoofers Tap Ensemble and will remain property of the ensemble. Dancers are expected to provide the following shoes, tights and undergarments:
Accepted Youth Ensemble dancers will receive:
Acceptance and Payment
Dancers will be notified of their acceptance into the company by July 1st.
To Pre-Register Online for Auditions CLICK HERE
All photos by Bill Hebert