Audition Information for Bannerettes
The CAU Bannerettes serve a multi-purpose for the Clark Atlanta University Mighty Marching Panthers Band. The Bannerettes perform with the band by holding the official banner during football game half-time, parades, some exhibitions, selected University programs, and other band appearances. Bannerettes may also serve as Band Managers providing assistance to the Band Staff during rehearsals and in the stands at games. Managerial duties are included but not limited to: organizing uniforms, distributing and collecting documents, prepping the band room, and passing out water at games.
Audition Dates for the 2019-2020 Season
May 5, 2019
10:00 AM -1:00 PM
You should plan to arrive 15-20 minutes PRIOR TO the call time to allow time for your personal preparation, including changing clothes if needed. Auditions will begin promptly at the specified time.
$10.00 cash audition fee.
Payable at registration. Proof of your receipt will grant entry to the audition hall.
Arrive in your interview attire
-Business Casual attire (more business than casual)
-Complementary hair, jewelry, and make-up
Your attire/make-up selection is at your discretion.
The attire/make-up selection should be as “performance ready” as possible.
Hair should remain secured AWAY from your face.
It all should COMPLEMENT not distract from your performance.
Solo Performance Piece
Be prepared to showcase an independently created solo performance. This performance should be no longer than 1 minute and 30 seconds long. The dance routine is at your discretion and your music should be prepared on a CD or your cell phone which will be connected to our audio equipment through your headphone jack (if your phone does not have a headphone jack please bring the necessary adaptor).
SPECTATORS ARE NOT ALLOWED INSIDE OF THE AUDITION PROCESS
If you have additional questions regarding Bannerettes, forward them to firstname.lastname@example.org.