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Performance Groups

at Aspire

performance group

Performance Group Auditions at Aspire

*Saturday, May 22nd, 2021*

11:00am Rising Stars Audition (rising kindergarten-1st graders)

1:00pm Starlets Audition (rising 2nd-5th graders)

*Please arrive ten minutes early to register and receive an audition number

What to Wear:

-any color leotard and tights

-hair must be pulled back in a bun or ponytail

-dancers must bring all styles of dance shoes they own

Auditions will evaluate ballet, jazz and tap technique as well as flexibility and choreography retention. Once decisions are made, audition results will be released via email. 


What to Expect if you are chosen for Aspire’s Performance Groups:

The performance groups at Aspire require a commitment from August through May for the 2021-2022 season and will represent Aspire in performances at Riverfest, the Canton Christmas parade, the Aspire Holiday Show, Aspire’s end of year showcase and other community performances! Rising Stars will be required to take class 2hrs per week at Aspire and the schedule will be released soon alongside the fall schedule. Starlets are required to take two Starlets technique classes as well as one other class of their own choice per week. Performance groups are highly encouraged to attend summer camp to learn choreography for their Riverfest performance. Details below:


Summer Camp Dates:

July 19-23rd Performance Group Summer Camp 10am-2pm ($200)


Fall Schedule Requirements:

Starlets- 1 hr ballet/lyrical

         1.5 hr jazz/tap

                                        .75-1hr Other (acro, hip hop, etc)


Rising Stars- 1 hr ballet/tap

                      1 hr jazz/acro

If you have any questions or to RSVP for the auditions, email