2022 UGA GEORGETTE AUDITION INFORMATION
We are excited to announce our 2022 UGA Georgette audition information for the upcoming season.
STEP ONE: ONLINE APPLICATION AND FEE:
Submit your online application by 8:00 PM EST Friday, April 1, 2022 at the following link: https://dawgsaux.wufoo.com/forms/2022-uga-auxiliary-audition-application/
Items to be included in the online application:
- 1 Letter of Recommendation
- Photocopy of UGA acceptance letter for Fall 2022 or UGA Card/Class Schedule (Current UGA Student)
- Pay your $40 non-refundable auxiliary audition fee by April 1st, 2022: https://estore.uga.edu/C27063_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=5454&SINGLESTORE=true
Please note that we will require a physical form from a doctor. We will only require completed physicals from candidates who are invited to Live callbacks on Saturday, April 23, 2022.
STEP TWO: VIDEO AUDITION
We will require 3 Video submissions from each applicant by Sunday, April 3, 2022 @ 5:00 PM.
Video 1: Introductory/Improvisation Video:
Introduce yourself and state the date of the video. Ex: Hello, my name is “First Name-Last-Name” and it is current date of video. (ex. Saturday, April 3rd, 2022). (name, intended major, hometown, year in school etc.) and explain why you wish to be a UGA Georgette, why you chose UGA, future goals, interesting fact about yourself.
- 30 second improvisation to any music of choice: Showcase your strengths (leaps, turn combination, gymnastics, etc.), dance style, performance ability
Video 2 Across the Floor: Please learn the following material & video: Please introduce yourself before you start and state the date of the video. Ex: Hello, my name is “First-Name Last-Name” and it is the current date (ex. April 3rd, 2022).
Across the Floor: UGA Georgettes with Counts
Across the Floor: UGA Georgettes with Music
** Music: Levels by AVICCI (Radio edit)
Video 3 Kickline /Pom Routine: Please learn the following material & video: Please introduce yourself before you start and state the date of the video. Ex: Hello, my name is “First-Name Last-Name” and it is the current date (ex. April 3rd, 2022).
2022 Audition Routine: Jazz/Kickline with Counts
2022 Audition Routine: Jazz/Kickline with Music
**Music: The Beautiful People by Christina Aguilera starts at 2:26 in the song https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P69WPcpGkao&t=2s
SUBMIT YOUR AUDITION VIDEO by 5:00 PM on Sunday, April 3rd, 2022. Here is the link to submit your 3 Videos: https://forms.gle/tV7Cr7jPWrbsQ1sC6
Video Requirements: Please upload videos to YouTube and be sure the links are unlisted to allow our staff to access them. Taking the current circumstances into account, it is not required that the dancer record the material inside a studio or gym. Any open space inside the home, garage, or even the yard is perfectly acceptable, as long as the skills can be performed safely.
Attire for Video Auditions: All Candidates should wear 2-piece attire with performance make-up & hair. Your hair & make-up should be complementary and appropriate for an athletic environment.
- Top: Dance/Sports Bra Top
- Bottom: Spandex Shorts/Skirt (no dance pants)
- Tights & Dance shoes of choice
STEP THREE: LIVE CALLBACK AUDITION:
Candidates selected for live audition will be notified via email by Saturday, April 9th, 2022. Live callback auditions will take place on Saturday, April 23, 2022.
At the conclusion of the one-day callback audition, our final 2022 team will be announced. A mandatory orientation meeting will take place on this same day.
IMPORTANT DUE DATES
- April 1, 2022 - Application, letter of recommendation, photocopy of UGA acceptance or ID, $40 audition fee due by 8:00 PM
- April 2, 2022- Across the floor & Kickline/Pom Routine video available at 8:00 AM
- April 3, 2022- 3 video submissions due by 5:00 PM
- April 9, 2022 - Email invitation for live audition if selected
- April 23, 2022 – Live Audition
Judges: The judges will score candidates during both the video portion of the process, as well as callbacks. Judges are looking for poise, dance technique, memory, timing, showmanship, personality, and learning approach.
Deposit: A new member can expect to pay around $1,500-$1,800 total for the season’s apparel. Many of these items are one-time purchases. 50% of the members’ total is expected to be paid at the mandatory meeting after being offered a position on the team scheduled for April. The remaining balance is to be paid by June 1st.
*For first-year students this should be either a copy of your UGA admission letter or a copy of your official notice that you are on the waitlist for Fall 2022 admission. For returning students, this can be a copy of your Fall 2022 official class schedule or a copy of your UGACard.
For more information contact: Dawgsaux@yahoo.com.