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Auditions

 

Fall 2016


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SYNAPSE DANCE THEATER, CONTEMPORARY DANCE ENSEMBLE

 
Directors: Jae Lee and Mark Tomasic
 
Synapse Dance 55A
The course offers performance experience and is organized as a modern dance company for concerts and dance productions. Students participate as dancers and choreographers. Styles range from modern to postmodern, contemporary ballet to modern jazz and hip hop fusion.
 
 


Auditions in Gym 104
Student Choreographers: Thursday, September 1st, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Note: 
Audition Sign-In Time: 2:30 pm 
Must be prepared to present two minutes of live dance material reflective of choreography to be developed for the Fall 2016 concert.
                                    
Dancers: Thursday, September 8th, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Note:
Audition Sign-In Time: 2:00 pm
All dancers auditioning must be warmed up and wear appropriate black on black dancewear.
 
All accepted dancers are required to enroll in Dance 55A and Dance 70. Rehearsals are scheduled for Tuesdays & Thursdays 3:00 pm - 7:50 pm (All dancers and choreographers must be available at these days/times). 

Optional rehearsal times:

Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Sundays from 9:00 am–3:00 pm

This performance class is intended for dance majors.

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required. • Corequisite: Dance 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, or 46. • Advisory: Dance 60 or 61.​ 

For more info email: Jae Lee at Lee_Jae@smc.edu or Mark Tomasic at Tomasic_Mark@smc.edu.

 
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Directors: Raquel Ramirez and Sri Susilowati
 
Global Motion Dance 57A
This course offers performance experience and is organized as a world ethnic dance company. Dancers and choreographers audition, rehearse and perform on stage traditional and contemporary forms of world dance. Styles include dances of Africa, Asia, Latin America, México, Europe (ballet) and USA (jazz, tap, hip hop).
 



Auditions in Gym 102

Student Choreographers: Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Note:
Audition Sign-In Time: 2:30 pm.
Be prepared to perform three minutes of your dance, with or without music along with a description of origin and authenticity, reflective of choreography to be developed for the Fall 2016 concert.

Auditions in Gym 102
Dancers: Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at 6:30 pm
Note:
Audition Sign-In Time: 5:00 pm. 
All dancers auditioning must be warmed up and wear black on black dancewear.

* Must attend 1st audition in order to do 2nd audition.

2nd Audition: Friday, September 9th, 2016 at Gym 102. Audition at 1:00 pm
Note:
Audition Sign-In Time: 12:00 pm. 
Audition in world dance styles: West African, Asian, Ballet, Hip Hop, Mexican Folklorico, Lyrical Jazz, Salsa and many more​.
 
All accepted dancers are required to enroll in Dance 57A and Dance 70.
 
This performance class is intended for dance majors.
This course satisfies the Santa Monica College Global Citizenship requirement.
 
Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required. • Advisory: Dance 20.
 
For more info email: Raquel Ramirez at Ramirez_Raquel@smc.edu, Sri Susilowati at Susilowati_Sri@smc.edu.
 
 Photos by Charles Mark-Walker, 2012
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