Saturday, May 16th & Sunday, May 17th
via Zoom at 12:00pm
What we look for
As the FIU Dazzlers will be returning to compete at NDA Nationals we are looking for dancers
with competition team experience. All Dazzlers are expected to perform with the highest level of dance technique and show growth potential.
Skills to expect include:
Turns in second- a la seconde turn sequence
Switch leaps and jump combinations
Flexibility and leg extensions
Throughout the audition the most important quality is confidence!
Registration- Thursday, May 14th
Dancers will be required to email the following forms to no later than 8:00pm on Thursday, May 14th in order to participate in auditions:
-Release Form- click document
-Full body photo in audition outfit
-Photo copy of FIU student ID card and copy of Fall schedule
-Incoming Freshmen- Letter of Acceptance
Once all required forms are received we will reply with a Zoom invitation to participate and an instructional video of the Team Performance Routine to be performed during Day 1 of auditions.
May 16th- Day 1
Each dancer participating in the audition process will be required to be fully warmed up and stretched prior to scheduled Zoom meeting time.
-Click on Zoom click 5:00 minutes prior to individual audition time.
-Showcase Technique Skills:
-Perform Team Performance Routine
Dancers selected to continue to Day 2 will be posted via our Instagram page @FIUDazzlers
If selected, please check your email for the Day 2 Zoom invitation
May 17th- Day 2
Each dancer participating in the audition process will be required to be fully warmed up and stretched prior to 12:00pm.
12:00pm- Teach Combo 2
Review Team Performance Routine
Evaluations for Team Performance routine and Combo 2
Dancers selected will be invited to begin training with the FIU Dazzlers but permanent member status will be pending an "in person" series of qualifications once the team begins training.
Dress to impress
Crop top and shorts with nude tights
Jazz shoes, sneakers, tuners
Performance earrings only- no other body jewelry
Cover all visible tattoos
Performance hair and makeup
Sleeved t shirt and gym shorts or pant
Dance shoes and sneakers
No piercings or visible tattoos
Well groomed and clean shaven
Spirit Team Requirements
Eligibility for Dazzlers
Must be a full-time undergraduate student (min 12 credits) or graduate student (min 9 credits) at FIU for the Fall & Spring semester.
Maintain at least a 2.0 GPA
If you are an incoming freshman or transfer student, you MUST provide a letter of acceptance into the university.
You must be available for Team Physicals, Summer Intensives, NDA Camp, and the start of summer practices.
Please consider your availability for all listed dates prior to auditioning, you must be available and present for all dates.
Team Physical- TBA
Season Practices/Workouts - Mondays & Wednesdays 3:00-9:00 pm
NDA College Camp- August 5th- August 8th
All FIU Football home games
FIU Football Games
FIU Men & Women's Basketball Games
C-USA Conference Tournament- Frisco, Texas
NDA College Nationals- Daytona Beach, FL
In turn for your dedication to the Spirit Program we currently provide:
Book Scholarship- including class materials
Athletic Priority Registration
Access To Athletic Trainers & Medical staff
Adidas Team Apparel