Pacific Ballroom Dance
Dates: 6/14-22/2019

Formation Team auditions for the 2019-20 season will be held in June and are open to students in grades 4-12. All auditions will take place at the PBD studio in Auburn (1604 15th St SW #109, Auburn, WA). Auditions will be broken down into age/grade divisions. You only need to attend the days of the division you will be in the 2019-20 school year. Preteen = grades 4-6, Junior = grades 7-9, Youth = grades 10-12. No experience or partner is required. Here is the schedule:
PRACTICE SESSION (Optional) – Instruction & Open Floor Time
6/14 Friday • 4-7:00pm – Cha Cha & Tango mini-lessons and practice time
ROUND 1 – Group Class Round
All students are required to attend ROUND 1. This is a round where some simple choreography and steps will be taught to all participants. First-timers should feel more comfortable and welcome in this round because all will be learning together. Casual practice attire is appropriate.
6/15 Saturday • 10:30am-12:00pm Preteen Round 1 Auditions
6/15 Saturday • 12:30-2:00pm Junior Round 1 Auditions
6/15 Saturday • 2:30-4:00pm Youth Round 1 Auditions
PRACTICE SESSION (Optional) – Instruction & Open Floor Time
6/17 Monday • 4-7:00pm – Cha Cha & Tango mini-lessons and practice time
ROUND 2 – Syllabus Round (Cha Cha & Tango)
ROUND 2 is the Syllabus Round, where students will be required to dance syllabus steps of Cha Cha and Tango. Syllabus attire (black and white) is appropriate. Preteen auditions end with this Round. Practice session available from 3:30-4pm each night before the audition begins.
6/18 Tuesday • 4-6:30pm Preteen Round 2 Auditions
6/19 Wednesday • 4-6:30pm Junior Round 2 Auditions – Junior callbacks posted by noon 6/20
6/20 Thursday • 6:30-9:00pm Youth Round 2 Auditions – Youth callbacks posted by noon 6/21
ROUND 3 – Coach’s Choice – Choreography/Class Round
Those making Round 3 callbacks will be learning choreography by video and real time as potential Youth and Junior Premier Team members are evaluated by coaches.
6/21 Friday • 4-7:30pm – Junior Round 3 Auditions
6/22 Saturday • 10am-12pm (Part 1), then 2-5pm (Part 2) – Youth Round 3 Auditions
If you are unable to make any of our audition rounds, we need to know as soon as possible.
Please contact Katie Mecham with any questions – katie@pacificballroom.org