Assumption University

ASSUMPTION COLLEGE

Worcester, MA 

COACHING STAFF

Head Dance Coach: Ashley Caissie

Coach's Contact Info: 

Cell : (978) 758-5797

E-mail: ancaissie@gmail.com


SPIRIT SQUAD DETAILS

Website: assumption.edu

Team Colors: Royal Blue and White

Team Mascot: Greyhound

Sports Conference: NE10 NCAA Division II

Programs Offered: Dance Team


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TRYOUT INFORMATION

Dance:

Audition Requirements:

Be prepared to execute technical elements/skills including, but not limited to the following:

  • Flexibility - Battements (Front/Side), Leg holds (Tilts, Arabesque to Ponche etc.)
  • Turns - Pirouettes (Triple and Quadruple), Fouettes (A la seconde)
  • Leaps - Calypso, Center leap, Switch Leap

Tumbling skills such as front walkovers and side aerials are preferred.

During the routine portion of the audition, dancers will be evaluated on:

  • Attention to detail
  • Memorization
  • Execution
  • Showmanship

We expect a high level of technical strength, physical endurance, control and body awareness. In addition to the skills and routine, you will be observed throughout the audition process on your attitude, enthusiasm, projection and overall performance.

Competition Involvement: The Assumption College Dance Team competes at regional and national levels, competing at NDA Collegiate Nationals in Daytona, Florida each year.

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