The ExperTeasers are holding auditions May 15, 2022 from 9:00am-12:00pm at Villainy Alternative Dance Studio, 3718 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407.
The ExperTeasers is a cabaret dance and sensual theatrical performance troupe founded in 2015. We incorporate: Heels, chair dance, sensual floorwork, burlesque hiphop, twerk, modern, jazz and theatrical dance styles into our performances.
Things to know about the Teasers:
- Rehearsals are held at Villainy Alternative Dance Studio Sundays from 9:00am-12:00pm and Wednesdays from 7:30-10:00pm. - We have regular performances with the Dynamite Variety Show at Black Hart of St. Paul, perform at several burlesque and drag events, Shadow casts and music video possibilities with NerdDoms Universe LLC and we book additional shows at varying locations throughout the year.
- You are not required to participate in all shows to be a member; be communicative about your availability and attend rehearsals for the shows you have committed to.
- We are a fast paced and athletic group that learns multiple dances in varying styles for each production.
- You do not need to know how to dance in each style to join initially, but will need to learn provided skill sets from our instructors during rehearsals.
- Most primary costume pieces are provided, though staple base layer pieces will need to be purchased by individuals.
- Troupe members are expected to assist in advertising for shows as well as setup and teardown for performances. (IE help bring dance chairs, costumes, and props in and out)
- Compensation is show dependent ranging from volunteer, to bar stipend + tips, to $250 or more and will be communicated when opportunities for casting are presented
For the audition, please wear fitted black clothes that you can dance in. Bring character shoes, jazz shoes, a water bottle and your boss self! You will be learning counts from two group dances, then will audition them in small groups. Please plan to be there for the entirety of the audition; we have a hard stop at 12:00pm.
Please complete the linked google form 24 hours before the audition to be considered.