If you’ve always wanted to be on So You Think You Can Dance, you might want to check this out…
Auditions for this popular show are going to take place for season 9, starting in Atlanta, GA, January 5th at the historic FOX Theatre. They will continue on Friday, Jan. 13 at the McFarlin Memorial Auditorium in Dallas, TX; Monday, Jan. 23 at the Manhattan Center in New York, NY; Thursday, Feb. 23 at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City, UT; and Friday, March 2 at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, CA.
Those who shine during auditions are given a ticket to Las Vegas for callbacks, where they will work with top choreographers to learn and then be judged on multiple styles of dance. For more details on auditions for Season Nine, as well as eligibility requirements, go to www.fox.com/dance.
Here are the details:
Cities Dates Venues**
Atlanta, GA Thursday, Jan. 5 The FOX Theatre
660 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Dallas, TX Friday, Jan. 13 McFarlin Memorial Auditorium
6405 Boaz Lane
Dallas, TX 75275
New York, NY Monday, Jan. 23 Manhattan Center
311 W. 34th Street
New York, NY 10001
Salt Lake City, UT Thursday, Feb. 23 Capitol Theatre
50 West 200 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101
Los Angeles, CA Friday, March 2 Orpheum Theatre
842 S. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Registration will begin at 8:00 AM at each venue. Auditioners traveling to cities for the open calls should make arrangements to stay for at least two days following their initial audition in the event of a callback.
Dancers must be either a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident of the U.S. or possess a current legal Employment Authorization Card enabling him/her to seek employment freely in the U.S. (i.e., without restrictions as to employer) by the date specified in the eligibility rules. Dancers must be no younger than 18 or older than 30 years of age on the first day they register for auditions. Any dancer who is a minor in his/her state of residence must also have a parent or legal guardian sign all required documents. Dancers must provide legal, valid proof of age when they register for auditions. Check www.fox.com/dance for full eligibility rules.
And if you do decide to audition–all the best!