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Casting Call: Brooklynettes 2017-18 Open Call Audition

Apr 18, 2017


Brooklyn Nets

Shenay Rivers, Entertainment Coordinator

Production Description

Brooklynettes dance team

The Brooklyn Nets are casting the Brooklynettes dance team for the 2017-18 NBA season. Dancers will perform at all Brooklyn Nets home games at Barclays Center and represent the Brooklyn Nets at events throughout the NY metropolitan area and internationally.
Seeking: Females, 18+ that have extensive training in hip hop and jazz styles.

The Brooklynettes open call audition will be held June 10th at the Arnold and Marie Schwartz Center on LIU Brooklyn Campus – 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY. Doors open at 10am and the open call audition begins promptly at 11am. There will be guest judges, celebrity choreographers and Bloc Talent Agency’s Fatima Wilson in attendance. Select dancers from the open call will be invited to attend callback auditions on Sunday, June 11th Finalists must be available the evenings of June 12th and June 13th. 

Prior to the audition, we will be holding a Post Season Workshop. You will learn choreography straight from the court from the Brooklynettes. This workshop will be held Tuesday May 9th at Mark Morris Dance Group- 3 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 6:00pm-9:30pm. Dancers that participate in this workshop will receive a $25 discount from our New exclusive Audition Prep Series Workshop. 

This two day intensive that will give you the ins and outs of the real Brooklynettes audition experience! This will be held on Saturday May 20th and Sunday May 21st from 10:00am-5:00pm at the Arnold and Marie Schwartz Center on LIU Brooklyn Campus – 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY. 
Day One/ Session One: 
-Learn the 1st round across the floor/ technique audition choreography 
-Learn Brooklynettes audition style combo (Hip Hop)
Day one/ Session Two: 
-Learn Brooklynettes audition style combo (Street Jazz)
-Receive professional insight from members of the team and audition tips from Brooklynettes Coach/Choreographer Adar Wellington
Day Two/ Session One: 
-Individual mock one on one interview sessions with Entertainment Director Criscia Long & Coach Adar Wellington.
-Learn the Audition Athletic Combo
-Review Day 1 Choreography

Day Two/ Session Two: 
-Formation/Staging/ Freestyle prep session 
-Receive an exclusive Brooklynettes tank top. 
-4 Dancers will be chosen to move pass first round of Brooklynette Auditions 
-2 Dancers will be selected and signed to Bloc Talent Agency 
*Must participate in both dates! Visit for audition details and to register for the Brooklynettes Audition Intensive.


2017-18 Brooklynette: Female, 18+

Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Required Media: Headshot/Photo


Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses at least twice a week and will perform at all Brooklyn Nets home games.

Compensation & Union Contract Details


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