Company and Troupe Auditions for the 2022-2023 Season

Auditions for Hawkins companies and troupes will be held April through June.  All dancers wishing to join a troupe must audition, regardless of whether or not they were a member in the prior season.  Current company members will be evaluated in their respective classes and only need to audition if trying out for the first time or for a new discipline.

The schedule for auditions is as follows:

April 30th

Ballet Troupes

Jazz Troupes

Tap Troupe

Parade Troupe

Hawkins Contemporary Jazz Company (NEW members only)

April 30th  Hawkins Contemporary Jazz Company PRE-PROFESSIONAL auditions

High School Age only

1:30 - 3:00 pm

Must sign-up and complete special audition items (below) which includes a video submission prior to the live audition.  If you can't make the audition and are interested, please reach out to directly.

May 21st Hip Hop Troupes 

11:00 AM for all ages 9+

Adrenaline Rush Hip Hop Troupe

Delayed Reaction Hip Hop Troupe

May 31st  Hawkins Classical and Contemporary Ballet Company (option for those who cannot make June 4th)

June 4th  Hawkins Classical and Contemporary Ballet Company and Hawkins Musical Theatre/Tap Company 

Note: Ballet auditions are for new dancers, as well as continuing company dancers looking for advancement. 

*: current Ballet Company dancers should audition at their current company level; current Ballet Principals need not audition.

June 4th Hawkins Contemporary Jazz Company

New Placements Only

10-11am (Ages 13+)

11am-Noon (Ages 8-12)

Missed an Audition?

If for some reason you missed an audition and are still interested in one of our performing troupes or companies, please contact the office to discuss options for working with the artistic director on a make-up.

Junior Hip Hop Troupe

Hip Hop - Ages 7-10


June 25th 

10:00-11:30 am

 - OR -

August 8th

4:00 pm



All Auditions

The audition fee is $15 per audition, and is payable during the registration process (in advance). 


Day of Audition

All participants should have dancewear appropriate for their discipline. Please bring the following to the audition:

   * headshot

   * completed audition form (below)


Additional questions can be directed to the office staff at (916) 355-1900 or