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|LIONETTES TRYOUTS MARCH 26-27
HAMMOND -- Southeastern Louisiana
University's Lionettes will host their
annual tryouts at 5 p.m. Friday, March 26, and 8 p.m. Saturday, March
27 at the Pennington Student Activity Center.
The university’s dance team,
which ranked sixth in the National Universal Dance Association (UDA) Division
I College Championship, entertains at all Southeastern football and basketball
games as well as other university events. The team also attends summer
and national UDA competitions.
Lionettes qualify for half-tuition
scholarships for fall and spring semesters. Tryouts are open to all current
Southeastern students and high school graduating seniors. All applicants
must have a 2.5 grade point average, said advisor Christen Anzalone.
For the first round of tryouts
on March 26, dancers must prepare a one-minute routine demonstrating their
technical ability. Dancers should have advanced jazz, ballet and hip hop
abilities; and be in good physical condition. The final round will take
place on March 27.
Dancers interested in trying
out for the Lionettes are asked to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
for an application packet and to reserve an audition time.