Day of Dance

The dates for the 2019-2020 Days of Dance are:

Fall - November 8, 2019

Spring - February 21, 2020

**REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!**

 

Students, aged 15-23, who are interested in the Dance Program here at TAMU will be able to come into the classroom for a typical day in the life of a dance major. Registered participants will take three classes (ballet, modern, and Pilates/wellness), as well as receive a t-shirt.

The cost for the Day of Dance is $50 ($65 value). Registration for the Fall Day of Dance has opened. Click here for registration and payment. After you have registered, please send the following forms either by email to brgriffin@tamu.edu or by mail to 4245 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-4245. Refunds will be processed up until 30 days before the event. Cancellations occurring within 30 days before the event will not be refunded.

Medical Release

Media Consent

 

Day of Dance General Schedule:
Parents will drop participants off at 9:00 in the morning at the Physical Education Activity Program building on the west side of campus (behind Reed Arena). Students will spend the day with faculty and current students, taking class and learning about our program. The last class will end at 3:00pm for participants, after which, Christine Bergeron, Director of Programs, will talk with more detail about the program here at Texas A&M (parents welcome). 

 

 

 

 

Schedule

The first class begins at 9:30 am. For your audition to be complete, expect to stay for the entire day.

Meet in the Physical Education Activity Program Building (PEAP) Rm. 207

If you are visiting our building/campus for the first time, please allow enough time to find the room.

NO LATE CHECK-INS ACCEPTED. Please bring snacks and lunch, as you will not have a chance to leave campus.

9:00 - 9:30am Check-in - PEAP Building; Room 207
9:30 - 10:45am Ballet Class
10:45 - 11:00am Break
11:00 - 12:15pm Modern Dance Class
12:15pm Interviews for Auditioning Dancers**
12:15 - 2:00pm Lunch Break
2:00 - 3:00pm Pilates Class
3:15 pm Program Information Meeting - Parents Welcome - PEAP 135

**It is possible that not all auditioning dancers will interview with dance faculty, but all should prepare to do so.

Observers are not allowed in audition classes.

Parents are welcome to attend the Program Information Meeting at 3:15pm in PEAP 207.

 

 

 

Audition Option:

We are able to offer Day of Dance as an audition for any of the three degrees avialable within the TAMU Dance Program. Current High School seniors are able to take a part in the audition. Information about the auditions and the required documents can be found here. In order to audition, please mail in or email the required audition paperwork. Please indicate on the audition application that you will be using Day of Dance as your audition for the program.

 

 

 

 

For more information please contact our Dance Program Director, Christine Bergeron at cbergeron@tamu.edu.