Youth Company Junior Division AUDITIONS

Ages 9—13

When?
Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Where?
Ensemble Español Dance Studio
Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU)
Dance Studio, Building J –111
5500 N. St. Louis, Chicago 60625

- Registration begins at 10:45 AM

- Auditions begin at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WHAT TO BRING:
- A headshot stapled to back of the audition application
(Headshots will not be returned)
- Resume if applicable

REQUIRED ATTIRE FOR GIRLS:
- Leotard
- Flamenco skirt or wide skirt below the knee
- Character shoes, jazz or gym shoes

REQUIRED ATTIRE FOR BOYS:
- White t-shirt
- Full-length stretch pants and/or jogging pants
- Flamenco boots or equivalent, jazz or gym shoes

AUDITION CLASS
- Spanish Dance Class (Classical, Fokloric, Flamenco)
- Dancers may also perform a two minute work of their
choice

Company scholarships are valued at $10,000 and include:
- Training with company artistic directors and staff
- Training with guest artists from Spain & the U.S.
- Performance opportunities in the community
- Performances with the professional company and
guest artists
- National and international touring opportunities
- Scholarships to the American Spanish
Dance & Music Festival
- Extra Benefits: Costumes, castanets, shoes,
and accessories

Pre-registration is strongly recommended.

For planning purposes we encourage dancers to inform us about their intent to audition via e-mail to Julia Hinojosa at

Julia@ensembleespanol.org

or by calling at 773-442-5940.