DANCER AUDITIONS

THINK YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE PART OF THE MIAMI HEAT DANCERS?

Do you stand out in a crowd? Are you a rare performer who is unmistakable and unforgettable? Are you ready to dance among the entertainment industry’s elite and perform on a global stage?

The Miami HEAT Dancers are a group of talented, dynamic, well-spoken women who are rising stars in the field of entertainment. These women have done everything from dancing for the world’s hottest artists to becoming leaders in their chosen career fields.

So if you’re looking for warm weather, an elite dance squad and the opportunity to take your career to the next level, then it’s time for you to audition to become a Miami HEAT Dancer.

  • Date: Sunday, July 8th, 2018
  • Registration: 10:00am –11:00 am (If you pre-register you must arrive no later than 10:30am)
  • Location: AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through Gate 3 on the north side of the arena)
  • Parking: Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
  • Note: Must be at least 18 years old by July 8th, 2018. Please bring a government issued ID, resume and head shot (not returnable).

This audition is closed to the public. Only audition candidates will be admitted.

PRE-REGISTRATION: Pre-registration for the 2018-19 Miami HEAT Dancer Auditions is now closed. You can still register at the door 10:00am on the morning of the audition .

Reminder, the 2018-19 Miami HEAT Dancer Auditions will take place at the AmericanAirlines Arena on Sunday, July 8th. Doors will close promptly at 11:00am. If you pre-register for the audition you must arrive before 11:00am.

TRAINING CAMP: Dancers who make the final cut on July 8th need to be available from Monday, July 9th through Friday, July 13th from approximately 6:00pm - 11:00pm. Finalists will participate in a dancer training camp. The final team will be selected on Friday, July 13th.

REQUIRED ATTIRE: A two-piece form-fitting outfit is mandatory. NO BAGGY CLOTHES. Please wear FULL performance makeup. Dance or athletic shoes with non-marking soles (ABSOLUTELY NO HEELS, NO COMBAT BOOTS, AND NO SHOES WITH MARKING SOLES).

REQUIREMENTS:

  • All dancers must be at least 18 years of age by July 8th.
  • All dancers must bring a government issued ID, a dance or professional resume, and 5"x7" head shot (not returnable).
  • All dancers must be a high school graduate or equivalent.
  • All dancers must have flexible evening schedules for rehearsals, games, and appearances during the season.
  • All dance team members for 2018-19 season will be required to attend several community/charity appearances.
  • All dance team members must have their own reliable transportation to attend games, rehearsals, and appearances.
  • At least 2 years dance training is recommended.


Audition candidates who attend any of our pre-audition clinics or workshops may be selected to skip the first round of cuts on July 8th. Details will be given during the clinics and workshops. Audition candidates selected to skip the first round will still be required to arrive before registration closes on the day of the audition.

PRE-AUDITION WORKSHOPS:

We will hold audition workshops on Saturday, May 26th; Sunday, July 1st; and Saturday, July 7th. The workshops are intensive sessions that feature a mock audition. Come looking your best! Each participant is asked come with full performance hair and make-up as well as a 2 piece form-fitting audition outfit (sneakers) to get individual feedback from the HEAT Dancer Manager on appearance and performance.

These workshops are optional, but are an excellent want to get an idea of what audition day will be like. Don’t forget to bring a towel, water bottle, work-out sneakers, and small snacks. Also bring a list of questions you may have.

What to Expect:

  • Learn choreography at audition speed.
  • A mock up audition with rounds similar to the actual audition.
  • Receive individual feedback on your performance, audition outfit, and appearance from the HEAT Dance Team Manager
  • Receive Audition tips from the HEAT Dancer Manager and current HEAT Dancers
  • Question & Answer session

Saturday, May 26th from 1pm-4pm
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost: $40 (cash or credit card) per workshop

Sunday, July 1st from 1pm-4pm
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost: $40 (cash or credit card) per workshop

Saturday, July 7th from 1pm-4pm
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost: $40 (cash or credit card) per workshop


PRE-AUDITION CLINICS:

These classes focus on teaching the HEAT Dancers’ style of choreograph and working on technique. They are optional and are designed to familiarize you with the type of choreography that will be taught at auditions.

What to Expect:

  • Learn the choreography style that will be taught at audition
  • Q &A with current squad members
  • Receive tips on how to physically prepare for auditions from the HEAT Dancer trainer.
  • Learn what it takes to become a Miami HEAT Dancer

NEW ROUTINES WILL BE TAUGHT EACH DAY!

Dates and Times:

Tuesday, June 26th
Session 1: 6:30pm -8:00pm (Hip-Hop)
Session 2: 8:30pm -10:00pm (Jazz Funk)
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost is $20 (cash or credit card) per clinic session

Thursday, June 28th
Session 1: 6:30pm -8:00pm (Hip-Hop)
Session 2: 8:30pm -10:00pm (Jazz Funk)
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost is $20 (cash or credit card) per clinic session

Monday, July 2nd
Session 1: 6:30pm -8:00pm (Hip-Hop)
Session 2: 8:30pm -10:00pm (Jazz Funk)
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost is $20 (cash or credit card) per clinic session

Thursday, July 5th
Session 1: 6:30pm -8:00pm (Hip-Hop)
Session 2: 8:30pm -10:00pm (Jazz Funk)
Location: American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 (Enter through the Command Center on the south side of the arena)
Free Parking in the P2 Parking Garage
Cost is $20 (cash or credit card) per clinic session

If you have any questions, please contact us at 786-777-4108 or Dancers@HEAT.com.


Past Dancer Auditions

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