Auditions & Open Rehearsals

The audition process for many of Dartmouth's a cappella and dance ensembles begins with an open rehearsal, followed at a later date by auditions. Other groups are non-selective and simply invite new members to join their open rehearsals.

Dance Ensembles

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Fusion Dance Ensemble: Open Rehearsal

Tuesday, Sept. 17 - 8:30 PM

Straus dance studio, Alumni Gym

Come dance with Fusion and see what a typical rehearsal is like for us! The rehearsal will consist of stretching and technique combinations, as well as learning some of our choreography. We can't wait to dance with you!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Raaz: Open Rehearsal

Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 6:00 PM

Hopkins Rehearsal Room (Hop 014)

Come dance with Dartmouth's South Asian dance team at a relaxed, low-key open rehearsal! No experience necessary.

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Sugarplum: Open Rehearsal

Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 6:00 PM

Straus Dance Studio (Alumni Gym)

Founded in the fall of 2009, Sugarplum is Dartmouth's premiere student-led and audition-based contemporary and jazz dance group. Dances are all student-choreographed, and we perform and train in the styles of modern, contemporary, jazz, jazz funk and heels among others. We normally rehearse from 6 - 8 pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, and 10 - 12 am on Sundays and would love to see you all at our open rehearsal and Q&A afterward. Come join us to learn more about Sugarplum, dance auditions and have a good time!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Street Soul: First Open Rehearsal

Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 7:00 PM

Manley 87/88, Alumni Gym

Street Soul is an open dance group specializing in urban/modern dance styles. Wear comfy clothes and come ready to have fun--we're so excited to have you!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Soyeya African Dance Troupe: Open Rehearsal

Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 8:00 PM

Poolview Room, Alumni Gym

Soyeya is an open dance group exploring both modern and traditional forms of dance from across the African continent and diaspora. Join us on Wednesday to get a glimpse of our fun, tight-knit community. No shoes required!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Dartmouth Asian Dance Troupe: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 7:00PM

Sarner Underground

Come dance kpop with DADT! We are an open dance group who dances traditional Chinese dances and kpop, and no dance experience is needed--just a yearning for dance.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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Sheba Dance Troupe: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 8:00PM

Wilson 301

Sheba is hosting open practice!!! Come get to know us and dance with us-- we'll be teaching a part of one of our choreographies. No previous dancing experience necessary.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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Ujima Dance Troupe: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 9:00PM

Sarner Underground

Ujima will be hosting an open rehearsal so that you can get a sense of what our group is like and how we run practices! No experience necessary, just bring comfy clothes and shoes that you can dance in. If you enjoy open rehearsal we'd love to see you at our joint auditions this Sunday in the gym! Look out for a blitz with more info.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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Dance Auditions: Sugarplum, Sheba, Ujima and Fusion

Sunday, Sept. 22 - 10:00 AM

Alumni Gym (Oberlander/Poolview)

Loved what you saw at the dance showcase? Interested in dance at Dartmouth? Come audition for Sugarplum, Sheba, Ujima and Fusion at this year's auditions! No experience? No problem! Just bring yourself, a bottle of water and your best dancing self. To learn more about a specific group, attend their open rehearsal during the week and contact them directly.

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Raaz: Auditions

Sunday, Sept. 22 - 10:30AM

Wilson 301

Audition for Raaz, Dartmouth's South Asian dance team! All are welcome, and no experience is necessary! Just be prepared to show us thirty seconds of any choreography you'd like, and we'll teach you the rest.

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

A Cappella & Singing Groups

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Dartmouth Glee Club: Auditions

Tuesday, Sept. 17 - 11:00AM-6:00PM

Paddock Music Library (11:00AM-4:00PM)

Maestro Filippo's Office (5:00-6:00PM)

Click here to sign up for Auditions

For more information, contact [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Cords: Open Rehearsal

Tuesday, Sept. 17 - 6:00 PM

Upper Buck (just downstairs from Spaulding Auditorium)

Join the Cords for an open rehearsal in Upper Buck. No musical experience is needed, and you don't have to bring anything except a love for corduroy. We look forward to meeting you!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Sings: Open Rehearsal

Tuesday, Sept. 17 - 7:00 PM

Wilson 219

Come listen and learn about the Sings and A Cappella at Dartmouth while enjoying lots of pie from Fort Lou's! Bring nothing but your empty stomach and your urge to sing!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Rockapellas: Open Rehearsal

Tuesday, Sept. 17 - 8:00 PM

Reed 102

Come join us from 8-9 PM to learn about acapella singing and rehearsals! All are welcome.

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Dartmouth Aires & Rockapellas: Ice Cream Social

Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 4:00PM

Outside of Collis

Come eat some free ice cream and hang out with members of the Aires and the Rockapellas!

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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Dartmouth Dodecaphonics: Open Rehearsal

Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 6:00PM

Mid-Fayerweather Basement

Bring yourself, your friends, and a smile! All are all welcome!

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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Music in Color: Open Rehearsal & Auditions

Open Rehearsal: Wednesday, Sept. 18 - 6:30-7:30PM

Auditions: FRIDAY, Sept. 20 - 3:30-7:30PM

Upper Buck, Hopkins Center

Music in Color is Dartmouth's only a cappella group dedicated to performing music by people of color with people of color at the MIC. Do you wanna sings songs from artists like Frank Ocean, SZA, Rihanna or Beyonce? Want to join a community of amazing People of Color? Wanna hit that note that you haven't reached since 7th grade?

Auditions will be held Friday from 3:30-7:30PM.  You wont be there the entire time - just drop through in the time frame. Bring a verse and chorus to sing for us.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Brovertones: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 7:00 PM

Silsby 028

Come to Silsby 028 to see what a Brovertones rehearsal is like and to learn some cool music with some cool guys! (and for free food).

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Decibelles: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 7:00 PM

One Wheelock, Collis Center

The Decibelles are Dartmouth's oldest all-female a cappella group. The Decis' Open Rehearsal will be from 7-8PM in One Wheelock. We'll teach you one of our songs, tell you more about the group, and eat some dessert! No experience necessary--come sing with us!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Aires: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 8:00 PM

Faulkner Recital Hall

Come join the Aires for an hour of singing and getting to know the group. We can't wait to see you there!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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The Dartmouth Subtleties: Open Rehearsal

Thursday, Sept. 19 - 8:00 PM

Reed Hall 104 (to the right of Dartmouth Hall closest to the Hop!)

The Subtleties are an all-female A Cappella group focused on creating community and spreading happiness through music! Come meet some members and do a little singing with us!

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

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Dartmouth A Cappella Women's* Auditions

Saturday, Sept. 21 - beginning at 9AM

Hopkins Center

Do you like to sing and you'd like to do it with other people? Women's auditions for many** Dartmouth a cappella groups are held jointly - no experience necessary! Check your blitz for more specific information leading up to auditions!

Dartmouth A Cappella Men's* Auditions

Sunday, Sept. 22 - 10:00AM

Dartmouth Hall 105

Do you like to sing and you'd like to do it with other people? Men's auditions for many** Dartmouth a cappella groups are held jointly - no experience necessary!  Prospective members  are to meet in Dartmouth Hall room 105 at 10:00am. Check your blitz for more specific information leading up to auditions!

*Since some groups are gender-neutral, prospective members should attend the day of auditions that they feel most comfortable with.

**See details for Music in Color auditions above.