TEAM DIVISIONS
Teams are divided by age as of August 31, 2021: Tiny (5-6 y/o), Mini (7-9 y/o), Youth (10-12 y/o), Junior (13-15 y/o), and Senior (16-18 y/o). Teams dance at the level of the oldest dancer on the team; the director will make company leveling selections. Per director discretion, dancers may be allowed to dance up ONE level but may still be responsible for dances with their age appropriate team.


2021 AUDITIONS
Drill Company dancers audition each year for their placement for the upcoming season. Audition Prep Classes are July 30th - August 1st. Drill Company
auditions are held August 2-3, 2021.
There is an audition fee of $50. Private auditions are available. All requests for private auditions must be emailed to didrillco@danceindustry.net. All company dancers are auditioned each year for their placement for the following season and required to sign a contract that binds them for the full season.


WHAT SHOULD I WEAR/BRING TO AUDITIONS?
All Black: bike shorts & black crop top or leotard
Hair in ponytail or bun
Bring ballet, hip hop, and jazz/pirouette shoes
No extra jewelry 
PLEASE BRING A HEADSHOT TO ATTACH TO YOUR AUDITION FORM

COMMITMENTS
6-15 hours of weekly technique classes and rehearsals
4-6 dance/drill competitions
1-2 dance conventions
1-2 community performances
Annual Dance Revue
Additional rehearsals and/or gym rehearsals


SOLOS, DUETS, & TRIOS
The director decides the casting of solos/duets/trios, which are open to all veteran drill company dancers.

New drill company dancers may be eligible based on previous dance company training experience.

FINANCIAL COMMITMENTS
Monthly tuition/Company dues
Team administrative and registration fee
Competition and convention fees
Team choreography fees
Additional solo and duet choreography and rehearsal fees
Gym rehearsal fees
Costume, prop, recital, warm-up jacket, and backpack fees

THE DANCE INDUSTRY DRILL COMPANY

Drill Company is for dancers that aspire to be on a competitive dance/drill team. The Drill Company enables dancers to advance their dance skills and technique in a nurturing environment, while developing team skills, fostering a positive self image, and promoting a passion for dance. Company members excel in precision dance forms of jazz, pom, kick, lyrical, contemporary, modern, novelty, and hip hop.

OUR MISSION

The mission of the drill company is to transform dancers into skilled athletic artists to prepare them for high school drill team, collegiate competition dance/drill/pom teams, and professional dance teams.

​DANCE INDUSTRY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
6614 Communications Parkway, Plano, TX 75024
Telephone:  (972) 403-3208  |  Email:  frontoffice@danceindustry.net
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CONGRATULATIONS ON A FANTASTIC 2020-2021 SEASON! HERE ARE SOME OF THE DRIL COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS! 


Elevation on Tour Summit Studio Winners!!!


Mini:

ADTS National Champions

Showtime International Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Artistry Award Winners


Youth: 

Showtime International Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Regional Champions


Junior: 

Showtime International Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Artistry Award Winners


Senior:

Elevation on Tour Highest Scoring Team

Showtime International Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Regional Champions

Crowd Pleasers Artistry and Crowd Pleaser Award Winners

ADTS WOW Award Winners


Senior Ensemble:

ADTS National Champions 

Tremaine Showmanship Award


Solos:

ADTS National Champion: Sofia Morales

MA National Champions: Sofia Morales, Chloe Hill, Sydney Hoffman, Mayah McNeely