This training mainly focuses on Audition Day…. the “Perform” component of the Sideline P.R.E.P Model ©. You will receive a thorough overview of a typical audition – for any professional or semi-professional dance or cheerleading team. You will get a detailed look inside a typical audition day. You will learn what you should do before, during and after auditions. It will also guide you to understand what you should do to prepare for the "big day" and what research should be conducted prior to arriving at auditions. The training covers tons of tips and tricks and do’s and don’ts to keep in mind through the audition process. You will also discover how to handle making the team or how to handle if your number/name is not called.
In this course you will discover:
- Basic Preparation Guidelines following the Sideline P.R.E.P© Mode
- What You need to do Before, During and After auditions
- What a Typical Audition Day looks like
- What the Judges are looking for
- Audition Scoring Elements
- Audition Process Tips: From Arrival to Learning to Being “On Deck” to Performing (Over 15 slides dedicated to TIPS!!)
- Do’s & Don’ts
- What you should pack for the "Big Day"
- How to "Handle" Cuts
Before you start your training, be sure to download the below worksheets. Have your print outs and a pen ready to take notes and jot down any questions that you have.
- My Research List - PDF
Pro Cheer/Dance Team Research List (PDF): Outlines the minimum items/topics/requirements/expectations that you should research in preparation for prep classes and auditions. Research areas include: General preparation, nutrition, fitness, dance, look/glamour, audition & practice attire, interview skills, audition packet, application process, and modeling.
- My Research List - Excel
Pro Cheer/Dance Team Research List (Excel): Outlines the minimum items/topics/requirements/expectations that you should research in preparation for prep classes and auditions. Research areas include: General preparation, nutrition, fitness, dance, look/glamour, audition & practice attire, interview skills, audition packet, application process, and modeling.
- Smarts Exercise
S.M.A.R.T.S Exercise: Documents a few questions and elements to consider while preparing for the "big day" in front of the judges... to ensure you are fully using your "smarts".
- Sideline Smarts Cheat Sheet
Cheat Sheet: Review this Cheat Sheet to make sure you know the key points from this training. If you haven't mastered the content, go back and review the training again.
- Sideline Smarts Quick Quiz
Quick Quiz: Quickly test your knowledge of the training content by taking this "Quick Quiz."
- Audition Packing List
Audition Packing List: Recommended items that you should take with you to pro and/or semi pro cheerleading/dance auditions for each round of auditions: Audition Dance Rounds, Semi Finals/Practices, Finals, Interview, Model/Photo Shoot, Boot Camp/Workout, etc.
- Typical Audition Day Examples
Audition Day Examples: Provides examples a typical professional or semi-progressional dance team audition. Keep in mind that all auditions are slightly different. The attached are examples and should not be taken as the "final" format for any or all audition(s).
- Sample Score Sheets
Sample Audition Score Sheets: Sample Audition Score Sheets that provide examples of what the judges could use during a formal audition round.