2018-19 Ohio State Dance Team Tryouts

FORMS THAT MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO TRYING OUT AT THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY
Arrow 2018-2019 Ohio State Dance Team Tryout Information Packet

2018-2019 Tryout Schedule


STEP 1: QUALIFYING VIDEOS:
All incoming freshmen, transfer students, and current Ohio State students looking to audition for the team must first submit a qualifying video. Members of the 2017-2018 OSUDT do not need to complete this step.

FRIDAY, MARCH 30TH: Qualifying Videos Due (videos postmarked March 30 will be accepted)
FRIDAY, APRIL 13TH: Qualifying Video Results Sent

STEP 2: ON-CAMPUS AUDITION
On Campus Audition is for those who have been invited to tryout after completing the qualifying video process or were a member of the 2017-2018 OSUDT. Dancers must be accepted to the Main Campus (Columbus) to be eligible to tryout.

THURSDAY- May 3rd
Location: Sullivant Hall - Studio 250 (1813 N. High Street)
5:00 PM Registration / 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Day 1

  • Sign in / participation clearance by OSU administration.
  • Warm-up
  • Learn Jazz Combo + Fight Song (Note: Fight song will be reviewed very quickly)
  • Review adjudicated technical skills
  • First Cut (if needed)
  • Confirm interview timeslots
FRIDAY- May 4th
Location: Longaberger Alumni House / Sullivant Hall-Studio 290 (1813 N High St)
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM Interviews / 2:00 - 4:30 PM Open Practive
  • Interviews with alumni & coaching staff
  • Open Practice
SATURDAY- May 5th
Location: St. John Arena
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Final Evaluations
  • Sign in / Warm Up
  • Final evaluations (technical skills, individual combo, jazz combo and fight song)
  • Teach Hip Hop Combo / evaluation
  • 2018-2019 OSUDT Announced and Short Meeting