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VIDEO AUDITION

FOR AN ADDITIONAL PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY

 

TAP FUTURE
(ALL STUDENT SHOWCASE)

Friday, July 10, 2015, 8pm

All students registered in the Youth, Pre-Professional Programs, and Adult Residencies will be performing their newly learned tap works at the Tap Future performance. If you or your ensemble would like to audition for an additional performance opportunity, follow the application directions below. Please note that only two or three soloists, and two or three ensembles, in total, will be selected.

Audition and Application Information:

All performers must be registered students in the Tap City Youth Program, PPP, or an Adult Residency.

Audition video should show the completed work the soloist or ensemble plans to perform (not an incomplete work-in-progress).

We are looking for works from all ages that demonstrate professional caliber compositional ideas, clean tap dance technique, and an advanced level of musicality and timing. Dancers are encouraged to use simple costuming.

Work should be 2-4 minutes maximum.

Music: works may be performed to recorded music or no music. Accepted performers should bring music on a CD, and bring a back-up CD. Only the music of your number should be on the CD, Ensemble or Soloist Name should be written on the CD. Make sure your CD is burnt correctly and can play on a variety of players. Faulty CDs will result in your group dancing a capella.

How to Apply:

To audition for an additional performance opportunity in Tap Future: send an email with the application information below, and provide an audition video by giving us a link to Youtube or other internet site; or you may send the audition video on DVD (no PAL). Please write contact name and email on the disc. DVD can be mailed to : Tap Future Video Auditions, c/o American Tap Dance Center, 154 Christopher Street #2B, NY, NY 10014.

Deadline: June 1, 2015. Applicants will be notified by email.

Send application info by email to video@atdf.org Please write “Tap Future Audition” in the subject line, and provide the following information:

Application Information:

1) Ensemble or soloist name:

2) Link to audition video on YouTube or other internet site:

3) Contact name:

4) Contact email:

5) Contact phone number:

6) Number of dancers:

7) Length of work (in minutes:seconds)

8) Title of work:

9) Choreographed by:

10) Music composed by:

11) Names of dancers who will be performing in Tap Future, in alphabetical order (all performers must be registered students in the Youth Program, PPP, or an Adult Residency):

12) Other information about the audition video you want us to know:

For more information: contact info@atdf.org