SYT Company

The Spotlight Performance Troupes

Spotlight’s performance troupes include all skill levels, with ages ranging 5 to 19. The children and young adults in these troupes work with experienced musical directors and choreographers to hone their skills in singing, dancing, and meeting any challenge with unbeatable confidence!

Spring 2022 Auditions

  • Registration is required. A limited number of registrations is available per time slot.
  • Sparkles (ages 5-8) auditions: Saturday, Aug. 13, 8:00-9:00 a.m. (for both song and dance).
  • Confetti and Celebration (ages 9-16) auditions: Saturday, Aug. 14, in time slots beginning at 9:00 a.m. All return for dance auditions the same day at 11:30 a.m.
  • Evolution (ages 13-19) auditions: Sunday, Aug. 15, in time slots beginning at 5:00 p.m. All return for dance auditions the same evening at 7:00 p.m.
  • Ages 13-16: If you prefer Evolution but want to be eligible for Confetti or Celebration as well, register for an Evolution time slot only. All auditioners for Evolution will be considered for Confetti or Celebration in the same audition.

Audition Requirements:

  • Prepare 32 bars (appr. one minute) of a Broadway or pop style song. Pick something you are comfortable singing and shows off your best voice.
  • You may bring music on a phone, IPod, or MP3.
  • Be dressed to dance. Wear dance or tennis shoes (no flip flops or sandals). Dress appropriately; no denim or skirts. Leggings and joggers are acceptable.
  • Please plan travel arrangements accordingly. You will sing only in the time slot for which you sign up. You may stay at the theater between the song and dance auditions, or you may leave after your song and return at time of dance call.
  • Register here for an available time slot before auditions.
  • Arrive about ten minutes early to fill out paperwork.

Evolution

Ages 13-19 · Advanced —This group focuses on a variety of music and dance styles while working on intricate harmonies, advanced choreography, and high level performance skills.

Musical Director: Heather Walker
Choreographers: Falin Ossipinsky & Bella Swope

Tuition: $55/month ($5 sibling discount)
Weekly schedule: Mondays 5:30–8:30 p.m.

Celebration

Ages 9-16 · Upper Level —This group is also skill based, to include more advanced techniques. They will be challenged with more difficult choreography and vocal harmonies. Performance skills are essential, and will continue to be emphasized.

Director: Heather Walker
Choreographer: Falin Ossipinsky
Assistant Choreographer: Bella Swope

Tuition: $50/month ($5 sibling discount)
Weekly schedule: Saturdays 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Confetti

Ages 9-16 · Mid-level Beginners—This group is skill based. We will work on dance and vocal technique. Performance skills will be emphasized.

Director: Heather Walker
Choreographer: Falin Ossipinsky
Assistant Choreographer: Bella Swope

Tuition: $50/month ($5 sibling discount)
Weekly schedule: Saturdays 8:30–10:30 a.m.

Sparkles

Ages 5-8 · Entry level—We will focus on basic singing and dancing skills. However, kids with experience will still be challenged.

Director: Bella Swope
Coordinator: Kelly Swope

Tuition: $35/month ($5 sibling discount)
Weekly schedule: Wednesdays 4:30–6:00 p.m.