Cavs hosting tryouts for Cavalier Girls dance team
Posted by Andrew Robinson, Sports Producer - email
You know them, you love them, now BE ONE of them!
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -
You know them, you love them, now BE ONE of them! The
Cleveland Cavaliers are looking for talented, hardworking, enthusiastic and
spirited women to become members of the 2014-2015 Cavalier Girls dance
Auditions for next
season's squad will be held at Quicken Loans Arena on Sunday, July 20th at
8:00 a.m. To assist dancers with their tryout preparation, pre-audition
workshops begin this Saturday, June 21st at 12:00 p.m. at EB Fitness Club
(located on the East Bank of Cleveland's Flats).
this year's audition process, interested
dancers are asked to come prepared with their own moves to
show the judge's their personal flare! Candidates that make the first cut
will continue on to learn and perform a choreographed Cavalier Girl's
Judges are searching for dancers who fit the style and energy of the Cavalier
Girls. The selected women are ambassadors for the Cleveland Cavaliers
organization, who take pride in bringing top-notch performances to the team's
award-winning game presentation, in addition to being dedicated
representatives for community outreach initiatives.
Chosen finalists selected in the preliminary and semi-finalists rounds of
auditions will be
invited to participate in a two-week-long boot camp that includes formal
interviews, mock practices, appearances and performances all leading up to
the Cavalier Girls Finalist live event, which will be open to the public, at
a later date this summer.
It is recommended,
but not mandatory, that candidates participate in the Cavalier Girls
pre-audition workshops at EB Fitness Club (1111 West 10th St., Cleveland
44113). Beginning June 21st, workshops will be held Monday
and Wednesday evenings from 7-10 p.m. and Saturday afternoons from 12–3 p.m.
The cost of a three hour session is $40. Workshops include a group
warm-up, across the floor Jazz technique/skills, a choreographed combination
routine that features a mock audition and a question/answer session at the
end of the workshop. Each workshop will feature fresh, new and exciting choreography
taught by a staff including current professional choreographers, coaches, and
former Cavalier Girls. There is no limit on how many workshops can be
that candidates must be at least 18 years old at the time of auditions (there
is no maximum age limit). Candidates must provide legal, valid proof of age
when they register for auditions. Team members must have reliable means of
transportation and flexible schedules for rehearsals, games and appearances
for one full year, including pre-season and post-season events. All team
members must be available for Cavalier Girls training camp to be held in
For detailed information on the workshops, audition guidelines and process,
and to complete a pre-registration form, interested candidates should visit www.cavs.com/cavaliergirls, call the Cavs Entertainment
Hotline at (216) 420-2255 or email email@example.com.
Pre-registration costs $20 and must be received by Wednesday July 16th to
guarantee a reserved spot. Walk-ups will be accepted for a $25 registration
fee and are encouraged to arrive early. On-site registration begins at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday,
July 20th and the auditions start at 8:30 a.m.
1717 East 12th Street
Cleveland, OH 44114