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    PERFORMING ARTS LEVEL AUDITIONS 

     
    Students who feel that they need to enroll in a level of dance, chorus, or band that is higher than the entry level should plan on participating in an audition.  
     
    BARRY GOLDWATER HIGH SCHOOL
     
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Choir/Chorus:
    All incoming freshman should sign up for Mixed Choir.  Advanced Choir is available by audition only.
     
    Dance Auditions
    All incoming freshmen should sign up for Dance Fundamentals unless otherwise instructed by the Dance Director. 
    Contact Ms. Lachvayder for questions at:
    623-445-3274 or
     
    Visual Arts:
    Any student interested in skipping the Introduction to Art course must pass the Introduction to Art Exit Outcomes Assessment and provide samples of student work for review.
    Contact Mrs. Marchena to schedule a time to take the assessment and submit work for review.
     
     
    BOULDER CREEK HIGH SCHOOL
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Dance Auditions:
    Incoming 9th grade students should register for Dance 1-2.  Students who wish to audition for a high level course can attend one of the following auditions in the spring semester.  Student placements will be submitted to the school registrar for adjustment. All students including incoming Freshmen are welcome at this audition, particularly if students have prior dance experience.  Dancers should come prepared for a ballet barre, tap center, pirouettes, leaps and contemporary/modern choreography. No choreography needs to be prepared for this level of auditions.
    DATES: January 12th or May 4th
    TIME: 4:30-6:00pm 
    Questions can be emailed to stacy.shane@dvusd.org.
     
    Choir/Chorus:
    All incoming freshman girls should sign up for Women's Chorus.  Incoming freshman boys should sign up for Concert Choir. Advanced Performance Choir is available to sophomores through seniors on an audition/appointed basis. 
    Please see this flyer for audtion information. Auditions will take place in March 2022.
     
     
    DEER VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
     
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Choir/Chorus
    All incoming freshman should sign up for Chorus.  Concert Choir is available to students by audition only/appointment basis only.
     
    Dance Auditions:
    All students who have had 2 or more years of training in Ballet or Jazz, may contact Mrs. Fasula or Ms.Burke to schedule a placement audition.
    Dance Office Phone Number: 602-467-6902
     
     
     
    MOUNTAIN RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL
     
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble. All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Students, including rising 9th graders, may audition to be considered for placement in an upper level group.

    See the link here for audition information or contact:
     
    Choir/Chorus
    All incoming freshman should sign up for Chorus.  Concert Choir and Advanced Performance Choir is available to students by audition only/appointment basis only.
     
    Dance Auditions:
    For questions, contact:
    or call 623-376-6170
     
    Visual Arts
    Any student insterested in skipping Introduction to Art must provide a portfolio of work for evaluation and placement.
    Contace Ms. Dukarm to schedule a stime to take the assessment and submit the work for review at:
     
     
     
     
    SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR HIGH SCHOOL
     
    Band Auditions:
    Band/Percussion/Color Guard on in July with a specified time by instrument.
    Students must demonstrate the ability to play a full range chromatic scale and march while playing a scale in rhythm. 
     
    Chorus Auditions
    All incoming freshmen should sign up for Chorus.  Auditions for the upper level choirs will happen in late March or early April (information will go out to 8th grade choir teachers in the spring).  If you have any questions, contact:
    (623) 445-7291
     
     
    Dance Auditions: 
    Video auditions that display student's technical training/ability will be accepted.
    Send questions and videos to kristen.lucero@dvusd.org