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Grizzlies seek youth talent at Blue Bunch auditions

Jr. Grizzlies Dancers
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Auditions to take place Sunday, September 22 at 9 a.m.; pre-audition classes to be held September 15 and 20.

The Grizzlies will scout the best Mid-South youth dance talent at Grizzlies Blue Bunch auditions on Sunday, September 22 at SubRoy Studios on Whitten Road at 9 a.m. Boys and girls between the ages of 7-12 are invited to audition for this all-new, high-energy Grizzlies junior dance team.

The Blue Bunch will join the Grizz Girls and Grizzlies Grannies and Grandpas in representing the Grizzlies and providing NBA dance entertainment for fans at select home games during the 2013-14 season.

Learn the routine in advance at pre-audition classes.

Get a leg up on the competition by learning the routine in advance and receiving helpful tips for standing out in a crowd during two exclusive pre-audition classes. Plus, hopefuls will receive a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to be a member of a Grizzlies entertainment team.

Classes will take place on Sunday, September 15 at 2 p.m. and Friday, September 20 at 7 p.m. Both workshops will be held at SubRoy Studios at 2435 Whitten Road and will cost $20 each. Space is limited and early registration is encouraged. Download the Blue Bunch Clinic registration form. Please note: Participants must be between the ages of 7 and 12 prior to September 1, 2013.

Register for audtions in advance.

Parents of youth who are interested in trying-out for the squad are encouraged to complete and submit the Blue Bunch Audition form as soon as possible to reserve an audition spot. Download the audition form.

Young dancers ages 5-6 with exceptional dance skills may also have an opportunity to audition for the team. Please call the Blue Bunch Hotline at 901.205.1418 for more information.

For additional class or audition questions, please call the Blue Bunch hotline at 901.205.1418 or send questions via e-mail.