Company membership is open to all ballet students in the Roanoke region. Dancers train at the studio of their choice during the week and come together on weekends for training and rehearsals. Dancers have the opportunity to explore many dance forms, including Classical & Contemporary Ballet, Modern and Jazz, and work with some of Virginia's most talented choreographers.
Auditions for the 2017 - 2018 Season will be held on Sunday April 30 at the Dance Centre of Southwest Virginia. Dancers will be given a ballet technique class to assess their technical and artistic skills. Senior company auditions will be on pointe for females. All female dancers attending the audition should wear a leotard and pink tights; male dancers black tights and white shirt. Please no skirts, leg warmers or additional clothing. Parent’s of dancers auditioning for the first time are required to stay at the studio for a short parent meeting while their child is auditioning.
Junior Company auditions for intermediate dancers 10 and up are from 12:30 to 2:30 pm. Senior Company auditions for advanced dancers 13 and up are from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
Performance opportunities include the Nutcracker and a fall and/or spring production. This year the company also performed at Dickens of a Christmas, Festival in the Park, The Taubman and other community outreach events.
Company membership, instruction, and costumes are provided free of charge. Membership is based on demonstrated skill level and is open to all dancers without regard to gender, race, color or national origin.
April 30, 2017
Dance Centre of Southwest Virginia
12:30 pm registration
1:00- 2:30 class
:2:30 pm registration
3:00 - 4:30 class
Please bring a completed registration form.
Audition Registration Form
2016 - 2017 Senior Company