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Audition Prep Classes Are Going On NOW

All classes include warmups and stretching fundamentals and will be taught by experienced Master Instructors assisted by the 2016 DCC Group Leaders. You will leave these classes feeling more prepared and confident for the approaching DCC Auditions. Come train with us!
 

New in 2017

  • Curriculum will target success of the auditions with training BOTH on the field and in the dance studio.
  • These classes are designed to help you succeed in auditions and throughout training camp.
  • Prep classes will be held Fridays at 7:00pm from beginning January 6th.
     

Mock Audition on May 5, 2017

Two sessions will be held at the DCC Studio at Valley Ranch.

Friday, May 5:  Session I - 6:00-7:30 - Shelly Bramhall & Shelly Roper McCaslin - REGISTER
Friday, May 5:  Session II- 7:30-9:00 - Shelly Bramhall & Shelly Roper McCaslin - REGISTER

You’ll get insights on your introduction and freestyle from ones who have been there, and answers to your questions about what to expect during the weekend ahead.  Start your audition Saturday morning with added confidence!

 

Registration

  • All Class Sessions are $40 each for pre-registered participants. 
  • Walk-up participants are welcome based on space availability. Walk-up registration is $45 per class session. Class size will be limited. Priority will be given to pre-registered attendees.
  • Online pre-registration is encouraged.
  • All sessions are held at the DCC Dance Studio at The Star located at One Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034.
  • ALL SESSIONS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

What to Wear

Wear comfortable attire that you can DANCE in. If you wish to get used to the audition look, wear something similar to the auditions requirements: 

- 2 piece attire: Top: Dance/Athletic Bra Top
- Bottom: Hot Pants (No Tank Tops or Bike Shorts)
- Skin colored Dance Tights
- Any type of dance shoes

 

 

DCC Audition Training Classes

Master Instructors and DCC Group Leaders will introduce you to the choreography and techniques taught to the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Squad. Learn DCC Dance Combinations, High Kicks, Performance Power and more from the ones who teach and train the members of the Squad. Classes are held on Fridays at the DCC Dance Studio at Cowboys Headquarters.

 

Date

Instructor

Description

Registration

1/20/17

Sarah Idziak

Class: Learn jazz technique, execution and performance.

Graduate of Oklahoma City University with a degree in Dance Performance, Sarah is a former five year member of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, was a member of Show Group and aGroup Leader. She is currently a choreographer and teacher at Eminence Dance in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. She brings sass and power to her cute sideline choreography.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

1/27/17

Stephanie DiBiase-Wheat

Class: Focused on the funkier side of choreography, leaning more into the hip hop side of dance.

Stephanie is well know throughout DFW for her fun, energetic hip hop classes. Former Dallas Mavericks & Dallas Desperados Dancer, Stephanie is now the Director/Choreographer for Allen Ice Angels.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

2/3/17

Brittany Evans

Class: Learn sassy jazz style with a focus on technique will challenge you to feel confident and performance ready.

Former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader for 4 years, Pro Bowl Cheerleader,Group Leader, Show Group member, DCC All Star, and chosen as "Rookie of the Year" and "Veteran of the Year". Brittany performed on the Disney Cruiseline and is currently a ballet teacher/choreographer at Legacy Dance Center!

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

2/10/17

Michelle Keys

Class: Cultivate the added punch of DCC style that is needed for endurance on the field.

Former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader for 3 seasons, Michelle has created a strong following for her Power Classes throughout the US! She gives great style and thought to her unique choreography. Her classes will help cultivate the added punch of DCC style.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

2/17/17

Kelli Finglass

Director's Chair: Q&A Class

Enjoy insight into the audition process with the Director of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. Kelli will explore the audition process from the judges' perspective. This class is intended to give candidates their best chances to succeed.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

2/24/17

Mia Greenhouse Pruitt

Class: Mia will challenge you to bring your A game to the floor and get noticed with her sassy style.

Mia is a former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader that appeared on the sidelines for five seasons. She was a member of Show Group and also an All Star. Her style is cute, spunky, quick & fun for DCC style sidelines.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

3/3/17

Michelle Keys  

Class: Cultivate the added punch of DCC style that is needed for endurance on the field.

Former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader for 3 seasons, Michelle has created a strong following for her Power Classes throughout the US! She gives great style and thought to her unique choreography. Her classes will help cultivate the added punch of DCC style.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

3/10/17

Shelly Bramhall

Class: Field of Dreams:  Obtain valuable experience while learning DCC Field Performance styles. Take advantage of the opportunity to gain exposure to our techniques of dancing on the gridiron with impact. Choreography will include moving combos with focus on yard lines, entrances to centerfield and kick line instruction. Put your best foot forward in this session, moving closer to success in the audition process.

Head Choreographer Judy Trammell will be on hand to give her infinite expertise along with Shelly Bramhall, Assistant Choreographer and Event Coordinator for the DCC.

 

LOCATION: Ford Center at The Star (Frisco)

Register

3/17/17

Sarah Idziak

Class: Learn jazz technique, execution and performance.

Graduate of Oklahoma City University with a degree in Dance Performance, Sarah is a former five year member of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, was a member of Show Group and aGroup Leader. She is currently a choreographer and teacher at Eminence Dance in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. She brings sass and power to her cute sideline choreography.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

3/24/17

Shelly Bramhall

Class: Learn clean techniques, connecting body placement with movement, kicks across the floor, pirouettes, sideline performance & field entrances.

Former five year Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, Show Group member, Group Leader and Pro Bowl Cheerleader,  Shelly is currently an  Assistant Choreographer and Event Coordinator for the DCC. Classically trained in all genres of dance, her style is sexy, funky, cool & true to the sidelines.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

3/31/17

Stephanie DiBiase-Wheat

Class: Focused on the funkier side of choreography, leaning more into the hip hop side of dance.
 

Stephanie is well know throughout DFW for her fun, energetic hip hop classes. Former Dallas Mavericks & Dallas Desperados Dancer, Stephanie is now the Director/Choreographer for Allen Ice Angels.

LOCATION: DCC Studio, Valley Ranch

Register

4/7/17

Michelle Keys

Class: Cultivate the added punch of DCC style that is needed for endurance on the field.

Former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader for 3 seasons, Michelle has created a strong following for her Power Classes throughout the US! She gives great style and thought to her unique choreography. Her classes will help cultivate the added punch of DCC style.

LOCATION: DCC Studio - Valley Ranch

Register

4/14/17

Shelly Bramhall

Class: Learn clean techniques, connecting body placement with movement, kicks across the floor, pirouettes, sideline performance & field entrances.

Former five year Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, Show Group member, Group Leader and Pro Bowl Cheerleader,  Shelly is currently an  Assistant Choreographer and Event Coordinator for the DCC. Classically trained in all genres of dance, her style is sexy, funky, cool & true to the sidelines.

LOCATION: DCC Studio - Valley Ranch

Register

4/21/17

Kitty Carter

Class: Obtain valuable experience while learning DCC Field Perfomance entrances and styles.  Take advantage of the opportunity to gain exposure to our techniques of dancing on the gridiron with impact.  Put your best foot forward in this session, moving closer to success in the audition process.

Trained in all genres and a graduate from SMU with a BFA in Dance, Kitty is a former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, diva about Dallas and is all fire! Never one to short change an individual on compliments or corrections, Kitty will motivate each dancer to bring out her best.

LOCATION: Ford Center at The Star (Frisco)

Register

4/28/17

Mia Greenhouse Pruitt

Class: Field of Dreams: Mia will challenge you to bring your A game to the floor and get noticed with her sassy style.

Mia is a former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader that appeared on the sidelines for five seasons. She was a member of Show Group and also an All Star. Her style is cute, spunky, quick & fun for DCC style sidelines.

LOCATION: DCC Studio - Valley Ranch

Register

*Instructors subject to change