The Atlanta Hawks Cheerleaders

2017-18 Cheerleader auditions

Saturday, June 10, 2017
Registration: 9:15 a.m., Auditions: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Philips Arena Practice Court
1 Philips Drive
Atlanta, GA 30303

Registration begins at 9:15 am
$45 Registration Fee

Cash only.

The Atlanta Hawks Cheerleaders are made up of dancers and cheerleaders. Do you have what it takes? Join us at our open call!

Dancing and tumbling experience is a plus but not required.

Once selected to the final round, participants will be expected to be present during the Fabulous Finalist Week. All events of the final week of auditions are mandatory.

Want to get ahead of the pack?

We have three clinic options:

Option 1: Prep Clinic

Sign up for our PREP CLINIC! Attending this Prep Clinic will put you behind the scenes with the Atlanta Hawks Cheerleaders and give you valuable information to prepare you for your audition!

When: May 20, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Registration fee - $35

Philips Arena Practice Court
1 Philips Drive
Atlanta, GA 30303
Check-in will begin at 12:30 p.m. Clinic begins at 1:00 p.m.

Option 2: VIP Prep Clinic

Sign up for our VIP PREP CLINIC! Clinic will include choreography as participants will learn a portion of the actual audition routine. Up to three lucky participants will be chosen to advance directly to FINALS! It will also include fitness plan & nutrition recommendations from Atlanta Hawks Cheerleaders Trainer Desiree Nathanson, make-up tips/hair consultations from The Salon 1.0, 'what to wear to auditions' with AHC Manager Donni Frazier, Q&A with members of the current team and early audition registration

When: June 3, 2017 from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Registration fee - $165
Location: Omni Hotel (100 CNN Center)
Check-in will begin at 12:30 p.m. Clinic begins at 1:00 p.m.

Option 3: Prep Clinic AND VIP Prep Clinic

Sign up for our Prep Clinic AND VIP PREP CLINIC! This will include access to both the Prep Clinic on May 20 and the VIP Prep Clinic on June 3

Registration fee - $175

fabulous finalist week includes:

  • Sunday, June 11 - Rules & Regulations/Boot Camp/Improv - 7:00 p.m.

  • Monday, June 12 - Interviews - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Monday, June 12 - Boot Camp/Finals Practice - 6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, June 13 - Fabulous Finalist Mixer - 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (open to the public)

  • Wednesday, June 14 - Finals - 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Thursday, June 15 - Team Announcement

  • Friday, June 16 - First Official Team Meeting (Mandatory) 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


  • Must be at least 19 years of age prior to auditioning.

  • Must be a high school graduate or have a G.E.D.

  • Must have a part-time, or full-time job or be a college or professional student.

  • Must be able to attend rehearsals at least 2 days a week.

What to wear to Open Call:

  • A two-piece outfit (crop top/sports bra, shorts/briefs) with flesh-colored tights/nylons. Please no lingerie.

  • Any shoe you are comfortable dancing in (no bare feet).

  • Hair and make-up should be done.

Must have the following on day of Auditions at Registration:

  • Photo

  • $45 Registration Fee (cash only)

  • Application & Waiver - Download & Print Here

  • Copy of Driver's License

  • Light Snack (it will be a long day)

  • Makeup/hair products for touch-up