TazWood Dance Company holding auditions July 25

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

 The TazWood Dance Company, in residence at Illinois Central College, will hold auditions for Company dancers and apprentice dancers for the 2012-13 season at 7 p.m. July 25 in the ICC Performing Arts Center.

Those auditioning should be 15 years of age or older and advanced dancers with a strong ballet background and strength in either jazz, tap, or modern.

By dancing with the company, those accepted will develop skills that will help them in the professional dance world.

Because the auditions will include warm-ups, technique, and combinations, those auditioning should come prepared to dance.

Anyone auditioning should arrive no later than 6:45 p.m.

There is no audition fee.

 Those accepted will dance with the Company during the 2012-13 season which will include the holiday concert, Nov. 29, 30, Dec. 1, 2, and the spring concert, April 25 – 28, 2013.

The TazWood Dance Company is a non-profit organization founded by Mary Dexter in 1982. Through Illinois Central College, the company offers classes, rehearsals, and performance opportunities to advanced dancers from the greater Peoria area.

For more information, phone the Artistic Director Mary Dexter at 367-9754 or 367-4644.