TRIPLE THREAT PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY
Auditions for the Dance & Musical Theatre Companies will take place on
Sunday & Monday, August 21st & 22nd • 7:00-9:00 PM
ATTENDANCE IS ONLY REQUIRED AT ONE NIGHT OF AUDITIONS. ATTEND THE EVENING THAT WORKS BEST FOR YOU.
- Please come dressed in dance attire (both dance and musical theatre auditionees). Please see Dance Class Dress Code Page for an idea of what to wear. You may dress in ballet or jazz attire.
- We will begin with a brief warm-up and a Jazz Combination. We will break the Jazz Combination audition down into groups of 4.
- Musical Theatre Company Auditionees will then move to Studio B for the vocal audition. Please prepare two (2) contrasting 32 Bar Musical Theatre selections. Accompanist will be provided. Please bring sheet music with cuts clearly marked.
- Dance Company Auditionees will stay for a Ballet Audition which will include across-the-floors and center combinations.
- IF YOU ARE AUDITIONING FOR BOTH DANCE & MUSICAL THEATRE - Please stay for the full dance portion of the audition. We will have you sing following the full dance audition.
Triple Threat Performing Arts Academy Dance Companies are comprised of an elite, auditioned group of young dancers. These groups will be featured in an annual showcase and will participate in various community performances. Company members may be selected for various regional/national competitions; however, competition is not a required element of the dance companies. TTPAA Dance Companies are a Ballet Focus, with well-rounded training in Jazz and Tap. TTPAA intends to train a well-rounded pre-professional dancer with aspirations of dancing at the University or Professional levels. Company rehearsals will be entirely focused on building and advancing dancers' technical foundation. Any competition aspirations will be rehearsed, choreographed, and arranged IN ADDITION to and OUTSIDE of Company rehearsals.
ALL-STAR COMPANY - AGES 8 - 10 • Wednesday Nights, 5:00 - 6:30 PM
ELITE COMPANY - AGES 11 - 13 • Wednesday Nights, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
SENIOR COMPANY - AGES 14+ • Tuesday & Thursday Nights, 6:30 - 9:00 PM
Ages are only a guideline. Placement in the companies is also merit based. If you are 12 years old, but your previous training aligns you with the demands of the Senior Company, you may be placed in the Senior Company.
SENIOR MUSICAL THEATRE COMPANY:
Triple Threat Performing Arts Academy Musical Theatre Company is comprised of an elite, auditioned group of aspiring musical theatre performers. They will cross-train in all aspects of musical theatre: singing, acting and dancing. The Musical Theatre Company will participate in an annual showcase, various community events and national workshops and competitions. TTPAA Musical Theatre Company will train with a primary focus in dance. Musical Theatre Company Members will train with a Ballet Focus, with well-rounded training in Jazz, Tap, and other Musical Theatre styles. Today's Musical Theatre market demands that these young performers have strong foundational dance training. Company Members will also train in singing and acting, learning and staging the greatest ensemble numbers in Broadway History-- all while learning about the history of the influential choreographers, directors, composers, and performers that shaped the history of this incredible art form.
SENIOR MUSICAL THEATRE COMPANY - AGES 13+ • Wednesday Nights, 6:30 - 9:00 PM