Galaxy Dance Company of CSOD
The date is set for auditions for our 6th season of the Galaxy Dance Company of Cierra's School of Dance! New to company? It's our competition team. Dancers ages 4-18 are able to audition for GDC. Dancers will learn a lot about dance and themselves through being on our team! So many opportunities for Awards, performances, learning from incredible worldwide instructors, as well as opportunities for more dances in the spring recital (yes, including solo opportunities!!)
Auditions are set for Sunday August 30th, 4:00-6:00pm. All dancers should wear all black dance attire, hair in a bun or ponytail. Pre-commit $100 is due by August 29th. Dancers who are pre-committed will audition for free. Dancers who have not pre-committed will owe $120 upon registration.
What to expect at auditions? Dancers will perform barre combinations with their age groups, across the floor technique, center work, learn a dance to perform in small groups, and anyone who wants a solo will have to improv in their desired solo dance genre.
So what are the requirements? Well, there are 6 levels of Company:
- Sparkling Stars (approximate ages 3-6) - must take at least one (any) class this fall and spring as well as GDC rehearsals.
- Starlettes (approximate ages 5-10) - must take at least ballet this fall and spring as well as GDC rehearsals.
- Super Stars (approximate ages 8-12) -must take at least ballet and at least one other class of their choice this fall and spring as well as GDC rehearsals.
- All Stars (approximate ages 10-15) must take at least ballet, stretch and technique, and 1 elective this fall and spring as well as GDC rehearsals.
- Shining Stars (approximate ages 12-16) - must take at least ballet, stretch & technique, and 2 electives this fall and spring as well as GDC rehearsals.
- Shooting Stars (approximate ages 14-18) - must take at least ballet, stretch & technique, and 2 electives this fall and spring as well as GDC rehearsals.
You will find out what level each dancer makes it into, whether or not they received a solo, and how many dances they make it into via email within 1-2 days after auditions!
Our competition team attends 3 competitions per season. They also perform all of their competition routines in our annual spring recital. They also have other performance opportunities throughout the year.
If interested in attending auditions, please email me for the audition form!
Monthly company fees this year have been completely redone! There is one monthly fee for each GDC level which includes the company fee, costumes, accessories, and UNLIMITED class tuition! Yes ALL company dancers are receiving a huge discount in an all-inclusive monthly fee! The only thing not included in these monthly fees is the competition fees which are separate.
Monthly all-inclusive (UNLIMITED class tuition, company fee, costumes, accessories, etc. GDC fees are as followed based on company level:
Sparkling Stars: $130/month
Super Stars: $200/month
All Stars: $225/month
Shining Stars: $250/month
Senior Stars: $250/month
When you show up to auditions, the audition packet/contract must be completed and turned in. No dancer will be allowed to audition without that packet turned in prior.