Class Auditions and Open House at Estrella Mountain Community College

Saturday, July 31, 2021
EMCC’s Performing Arts Center
3000 N. Dysart Road, Avondale

Join The School of Southwest Ballet Theatre for the 2021-2022 school year. SWBT is proud to include the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE® National Training Curriculum, a breakthrough 9 level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development.

Auditions will be held for ballet, pointe, tap, and jazz classes. In addition, students ages 13 and up will receive a functional movement screen by a physical therapist. Parents and guardians will have the opportunity to meet with Artistic Director Tasha Stramecki and members of the Board before and after the ballet sessions.

New Students – ages 5 to 8

(must be 5 by December 1, 2021)

8:30 – 9:00 AMArrive and check in
9:00 – 10:00 AMTap and jazz auditions

New Students – ages 9 to 12

(must be 9 by December 1, 2021)

8:30 – 9:00 AMArrive and check in
9:00 – 10:00 AMTap and jazz auditions
10:00 – 11:00 PMBallet auditions

New Students – ages 13 and up

(must be 13 by December 1, 2021)

9:30 – 10:00 AMArrive and check in
10:00 – 11:00 AMFunctional movement screens
11:00 – 12:00 PMBallet auditions

Returning Students – ages 9 and up

(must be 9 by December 1, 2021)

9:30 – 10:00 AMArrive and check in
10:00 – 11:00 AMBallet auditions for ages 9-12; functional movement screens for ages 13+
11:00 – 12:00 PMBallet auditions for ages 13+

 


 

Dress Code

Male – black tights, shorts, white t-shirt, black ballet shoes, tap shoes (optional), jazz shoes (optional). Hair neatly combed or in a pony tail.
Female – solid color leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, pointe shoes (optional), tap shoes (optional), jazz shoes (optional). Hair in a neat bun.

EMCC currently recommends all guests wear masks in the lobby.

 

Fee

New students – $20 registration fee for the first student per family, $10 for each additional student. Trial class fees are waived for this event.
Returning students – Registration fees are waived during the month of July. Trial class fees are waived for this event.

Questions? Email admin@swbtballet.org or call 623-250-6366.