Open Call: COCAdance and Ballet Eclectica
at COCA in St. Louis County, MO
Ballet Eclectica, COCA’s ballet company for students 10-18, and COCAdance, a modern dance company for students 11-18, are holding auditions.* Ballet Eclectica’s repertoire incorporates elements of classical and contemporary ballet. The repertoire of COCAdance includes modern and a variety of jazz styles. Dancers have the opportunity to work with nationally acclaimed choreographers and, in the past several years, have worked with guest artists such as Robert Battle, Kirven J. Boyd, Frank Chaves, Thaddeus Davis, Antonio Douthit, Doug Elkins, Clyde Evans, Jr., Darrell Grand Moultrie, Jason Hartley (Trey McIntyre Project), John Lehrer, Trinette Singleton, Lara Teeter, Michael Uthoff, among others.
Wednesday, August 18, 5:00-10:00p (4:30-5:00p sign-in) and Sunday, August 22, Noon-5:00p (11:30a-Noon sign-in). (If a student wishes to audition for both companies, they must plan on attending both auditions.)
A “mock audition” is scheduled for Monday, August 16 from 5:30-8:30p (5:00-5:30p sign-in), an opportunity for parents and dancers to gain valuable information about the companies and audition process.
COCA, 524 Trinity Ave., St. Louis, MO.
Call COCA Director of Dance Amy Scheers at 725-1834. ext. 126.