Dancer Audition and Prep Class Details

Open Auditions: Saturday July 19, 2014 - 12:00pm

Location: Timberwolves Practice Facility - Lifetime Fitness (downtown) - Target Center
Address: 600 First Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Registration: 11:00am
Registration Fee: $20 (cash, credit card, or check payments accepted upon arrival)

    Audition Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older by July 19, 2014 (Please bring a photo ID)
  • Must provide a current dance and/or professional resume (if applicable)
  • If selected to the team, a one year commitment is required
  • Must provide one current headshot and one current full body shot (5x7 or larger preferred; photos are non-returnable)
  • Closed audition - no guests or spectators allowed
  • Walk-ins are welcome on the day of auditions

    Audition Attire:

  • Dance or athletic cropped-top (midriff must be exposed)
  • Hot pants, booty shorts or briefs (no high waist bottoms or lengths lower than upper thigh
  • Dance or athletic shoes with non-marking soles
  • Performance ready hair and makeup

Please note that if you are selected as a finalist, there will be mandatory training camp events scheduled between Sunday, July 20 and Tuesday, July 29.
The Finalist Selection Show will be held on Wednesday, July 30.

Prep Classes: May 31, June 21, July 12

Location: Lifetime Fitness (downtown) – Target Center
Address: 600 First Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Registration: 3:30pm on May 31, 3:00pm on June 21, and 3:00pm on July 12
Registration fee - $20 per class (cash, credit card, or checks payments accepted upon arrival)

Prep Classes are not mandatory, however they are highly recommended to attend,
as they are specifically designed to give you the inside edge on what it takes to make the team.

    Saturday, May 31, 4:00-6:00pm

  • Learn a Timberwolves Dancers' routine from the 2013-14 season ("Biggie Bounce")
  • Learn an across-the-floor combination (Focus: basic technique)
  • Audition panel: Get your "look" ready

    Saturday, June 21, 3:30-5:30pm

  • Learn an exclusive NBA-style routine specifically designed for prep class
  • Learn an across-the-floor combination (Focus: advanced technique)
  • Audition panel: Tips for a successful audition

    Saturday, July 12, 3:30-5:30pm

  • Learn 3 Hot Time Out sideline routines taken right off the Target Center court
  • Learn Timberwolves Dancers tricks, leaps, and turn technique
  • Audition panel: Presentation, Poise, and Professionalism

Additional questions - email Dance and Performance Manager Athenia Elie for more info


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