Grannies & Grandpas Auditions

Join the Grizzlies Grannies and Grandpas from the 2023/24 Season and learn the audition choreography early!

Pre-Audition Classes

Dates: Sundays: June 16, 23, 30, and July 7

Registration: 5 - 6 PM

Class session: 6 - 7:30 PM

Location: "Soundstage" – 3637 Park Ave, Memphis, TN 38111

Price: $20 for each class

Grannies & Grandpas Open Audition

Date: Sunday, July 14

Registration: 8 - 9 AM

Auditions: 9 AM - 12 PM

Location: Ford Built Tough Training Facility at FedExForum

Price: Free

  • Males and Females Ages: 50+
  • Dance Resume
  • 8x10 headshot (not to be returned to the talent)
  • Must be able to attend rehearsals, games & promotional appearances
  • Must have a pleasant disposition and ability to share the spotlight with others
  • Dancers do not have to be grandparents
  • Dancers do not have to be retired
  • A level of physicality is required for 2–3-hour rehearsals and to execute choreography at performances
  • Auditions are closed to the public
  • Attire for auditions is non-restrictive clothing (no jeans) and sneakers
  • Judges are evaluating dance ability, attitude & personality, showmanship, potential, enthusiasm, and professionalism
  • Rehearsals are typically Sunday afternoons or Monday evenings and are mandatory for performance
  • Call time for games is 3 hours before tip-off. Typically, 4 PM
  • This is a part time paid position