CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Cleveland State University Athletic Department will hold open tryouts for the 2018-19 dance spirit squad season on Friday, April 27. Tryouts will start at 5:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Wolstein Center.
Please enter the building under the green awning off of Prospect Avenue.
Requirements for 2018-19 Cleveland State Dance Tryouts
Hair & Makeup: Please look presentable and professional. Hair MUST be worn down, with bangs preferably pulled back out of the face/eyes. Full makeup includes foundation, eye shadow, eyeliner, mascara, fake lashes, blush, and lipstick. NO LOOSE GLITTER ON ANY ATTIRE OR FOR MAKEUP PURPOSES.
Attire: All black dance shorts and a crop top/sports bra/bra top. Please feel free to get decorative with the top--look at what girls would wear to a professional dance team audition. Jazz shoes are preferred, but any shoe you feel comfortable dancing in is accepted. NO LOOSE GLITTER ON ANY ATTIRE OR FOR MAKEUP PURPOSES.
Tryout Expectations: Technical Skills (Required)
1. Double pirouette
3. Toe touch, Double toe touch
4. Leaps - front and side
5. Turning side leaps
2. Kip up
3. Side aerial
5. Any signature tricks
** A $50.00 tryout fee is required at registration. **
For questions or more information, please contact head coach Shelly Prest at firstname.lastname@example.org.