Charge Girls Auditions Set For August 18th

The Canton Charge are pleased to announce they will hold open auditions for the 2013-14 Charge Girls dance team. The tryouts will take place on Sunday, August 18th at 10:00 a.m. at the J. Babe Stearn Community Center (2628 13th St SW, Canton, OH 44710). Those selected will be a group of talented, hardworking, enthusiastic and outgoing women who will represent the Canton Charge on the court and in the community throughout the 2013-14 NBA Development League season.

Judges will be looking for dancers who fit the style and energy of the Charge Girls through their physical performance and personality. Semi-finalists selected in the preliminary round of the audition will then compete in a second round of auditions and an interview process before the final individuals are chosen.

Interested participants can secure their tryout spot by completing the online pre-registration form HERE. On-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, August 18th and the auditions start promptly at 10:00 a.m. Requirements include that candidates must be at least 18 years old at the time of auditions (there is no maximum age limit) and a registration fee of $20.

Team members must have reliable means of transportation and flexible schedules for rehearsals, games and appearances for one full year, including pre-season and post-season events. For more information on the audition guidelines and process, call (216) 216-420-2255 or email

The Canton Charge Girls are ambassadors for the Charge organization who uphold a high standard of professionalism on and off the basketball court and are committed to bringing top-notch performances and entertainment to each and every Charge home game, as well as being dedicated representatives in community outreach initiatives.

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