2013-14 Cavaliers Scream Team Auditions

Scream Team Auditions

Open-Call Dance Party Audition on Friday, August 23rd
Live Finalist Event FREE and Open to the Public on Sunday, August 25th

The Cleveland Cavaliers are throwing a party to find Northeast Ohio’s hottest hip-hop performers and most enthusiastic entertainers to be members of the 2013-14 Scream Team! The Scream Team is a highly-skilled hip-hop dance crew and central part of the Cavaliers energetic game entertainment ensemble. On Friday, August 23rd from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., the team will host the Dance Party at Earth Nightclub (1295 Old River Rd. Cleveland, OH 44113). The Dance Party is this year’s open-call audition and all interested dancers are encouraged to pre-register by clicking here. Admission to the Dance Party is $5 and all participants must be 18 years of age or older.

During the event, each dancer will be required to perform a choreographed or freestyle routine in a showcase-style audition for a panel of judges. Participants will also have the opportunity to go head-to-head in an all-out battle for the title of “Best of the Best,” a grand prize of $150 and a guaranteed spot as a finalist! The dancers who impress the judges the most will be invited to a private training clinic on Saturday, August 24th at Quicken Loans Arena from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. as a 2013-14 Scream Team Finalist.

For the first time ever, the 2013-14 Scream Team will be announced at a LIVE finalist event on Sunday, August 25th at Earth Nightclub beginning at 6:00 p.m.! At the event, which is FREE and open to the public, the finalists will showcase the choreography and skills taught at the training clinic on Saturday. Family and friends will watch in anticipation as the dancers give it their all for the judges during the last round of auditions before the final cut is made. All guests in attendance must be 18 years of age or older.

Dancers looking to improve their moves before the audition can attend pre-audition Jam Sessions (workshops) provided by the team. The Jam Sessions take place on August 4th, 11th and 18th from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at Body Perfection Studio (3566 W. 105th St., Cleveland, Ohio 44111) and cost $25 per session. For more information CLICK HERE or call 216-420-2255 and email screamteam@cavs.com.