Performing Company Auditions


All auditions will be held in Studio 2 at Dancenter North (5410 Grand Avenue, Gurnee)

Please reference the audition packets for specific company requirements, production fees, and student expectations.  

Questions?  Please contact Samantha Robison: 



Monday, August 15       SOUL-2-SOLES TAP COMPANY

6:15-7:15 pm - ages 10-18 (Jr & Sr Companies

CLICK HERE to download the Tap Company Audition Packet


Monday, August 15       UPSTAIRS JAZZ COMPANY

7:15-8:15 pm - ages 10-13 (Jr Company)     

8:15-9:15 pm - ages 14-18 (Sr Company)

CLICK HERE to download the Jazz Company Audition Packet


Tuesday, August 16       VERGE MODERN COMPANY

5:15-6:15 pm - ages 10-18

CLICK HERE to download the Modern Company Audition Packet


Tuesday, August 16       DCN BROADWAY COMPANY

6:15-7:15 pm - ages 8-18 (Touring & NY Companies) 

CLICK HERE to download the Broadway Company Audition Packet


Tuesday, August 16       DCN HIP-HOP CREW

7:15-8:15 pm - ages 8-13 (Jr Companies)

8:15-9:15 pm - ages 14-18 (Sr Company)

CLICK HERE to download the Hip-Hop Crew Audition Packet


Wednesday, August 17       THE MAGIC OF THE NUTCRACKER

4:30-5:45 pm - Ballet 2B, 3A, 3B, 4       

6:00-7:15 pm - Ballet 5, 6     

7:30-8:45 pm - Ballet 7, 8

CLICK HERE to download the Nutcracker Audition Packet



Thursday, August 11        6:30-7:15 pm

This workshop is designed for students who are new to the audition process. It is highly recommended for those seriously interested in becoming a cast member. Students will be guided through a mock audition and have an opportunity to ask questions directly to the directing team. This workshop coincides with the Nutcracker Parent Discussion Circle. Parents will be guided through the logistics of Nutcracker auditions, rehearsals, performances, and everything associated with being a member of the Nutcracker performing company. No registration is required for this workshop. Students should wear full Ballet attire to the workshop.