Trinity Valley Community College

   

 


 

TVCC
CARDETTES

100 Cardinal Drive
Athens, Texas 75751


Darla Mansfield
Cardette Director
dmansfield@tvcc.edu
tel: (903) 675-6225 
fax: (903) 675-6316

Sarah Cadungug
Asst. Choreographer/Recruiter

sarah.cadungug@tvcc.edu
tel: (903) 670-2641
fax: (903) 675-6316


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Video Auditions
   
Posted: 1/14/2014 10:57:50 AM
What to do if you are unable to attend the scheduled auditions!


VIDEO AUDITIONS:

If you are not able to attend any of the scheduled audition sessions you may submit a video audition.  Video auditions are only accepted between June 20-July 10 to allow ample time for the TVCC registration process.

 


Your video audition must include the following:

  • You performing a solo dance (preferably jazz style) to music of your choice.
  • You demonstrating each of the AUDITION ELEMENTS listed below one at a time

 

IN ADDITION TO YOUR VIDEO...

Cardette Application and $20 audition fee
Cardette Liability Waiver
Unofficial High School Transcript
Recommendation Letter (not from dance or drill team director)
H.S. Director Recommendation Form (from current dance or drill team director)
Standing Full-body photo (half top and booty shorts or dance attire)

Click here for entire 2014 Cardette Auditions Application Packet.

A phone interview with the Cardette Director will also be scheduled upon submission of video.


Audition Elements:
  • Splits (both right and left legs) 
  • Right jump splits
  • High kicks (all types; kicks must be higher than head level)
  • Switch leap
  • Toe touch
  • Axle turn
  • Pirouettes (double or triple turns)
  • A la second turns (turns in second)
  • Turning disk
  • Jete' in second (also called a Russian)
  • Exceptional Endurance
  • Projection, Posture, and Confidence are a must!!