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Auditions for Spelman College Dance Theatre's 2017-2018 Season

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 | 12 p.m. - Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 | 4:30 p.m.

    Location
  • Spelman's West End Dance Lab, 1392 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd SW, Atlanta, GA 30310-1676

Dance-Auditions

Dance at Spelman is a critical and creative thinking laboratory that nurtures women of the African Diaspora. First-year students are invited to learn more about the College's new dance major, audition for the Spelman College Dance Theatre, and learn more about the Department of Dance Performance & Choreography.

Audition Schedule

Friday, Aug. 11 | 3-5 p.m.

Dance Workshop for Incoming First-Year Students
Location: Spelman College Campus | Rockefeller Fine Arts Building, on the stage in the Baldwin Burroughs Theatre

Dance workshops lead by Spelman College dance faculty and senior dance majors will be conducted to introduce first-year students to the program and opportunities available. 

Friday, Aug. 18 |  6 - 8 p.m.  

First-Year Auditions
Location: Spelman's West End Dance Lab
Shuttle service will be available.  All students from the AUC are welcome to audition. 

Students will learn and perform contemporary modern dance phrases from faculty during the two-hour audition process. Successful students will be asked for CALL BACKS.

NOTE: This audition is mandatory for students who are declaring dance as a major or minor.

Monday, Aug. 21 | 6 - 8 p.m.

Upperclass and First-Year Call Back Auditions
Location: Spelman's West End Dance Lab
Shuttle service will be available. All students from the AUC are welcome to audition. 

Students will learn and perform contemporary modern dance phrases from faculty during the two hour audition process. Successful students will be notified at the end of the audition and will proceed to register for Spelman Dance Theatre.

NOTE: This audition is mandatory for students who are declaring dance as a major or minor.

Tuesday, Aug. 22 | 6 - 8 p.m.

Upperclass Spelman Dance Theatre Choreographer Audition
Location: Spelman's West End Dance Lab
Shuttle service will be available. All students from the AUC are welcome to audition.

Students will participate in an hour improvisation class lead by faculty followed by students performing their two-minute choreographed solo. Students are required to submit a 300 word choreography proposal describing their content, movement aesthetic and goals as a choreographer. Successful students will be notified at the end of the audition and will proceed to register for Spelman Dance Theatre.

NOTE: This audition is mandatory for students who are declaring dance as a major or minor.

Wednesday, Aug. 23 |  6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Spelman Dance Theatre's First Company Class
Location: Spelman's West End Dance Lab
Shuttle service will be available. All students from the AUC are welcome to audition. 

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