We will be holding a short clinic on Saturday,
March 8th from 1-4:30 for anybody interested in
trying out for MU Feature Twirler or Majorette for
the upcoming Fall 2014 year. This practice
will be held in the Marching Thunder Band Room
in the Henderson Center on Level A. Please contact
me for further information.
Thanks, Kim Maynard, (304) 634-4222
Audition Date: April, 2014- TBA
What to Bring:
Candidates should wear a black body suit with shorts and twirling shoes. Twirling costumes are not required, they should also wear performance make-up, their hair neatly back in a ponytail, braid, etc...
The candidates will be taught a short 1 and 2 baton routine and will be judged based on how well they execute the routine, general/physical appearance, body work, and showmanship. Candidates are required to thumb toss their batons. Required one baton tricks include but are not limited to; forward and reverse illusions, Vertical two spin, Horizontal 3 spins, and blind catches. Two baton tricks will be shown at the date of the audition.
If there are any questions concerning these requirements or tryouts please contact Kim Maynard, Majorette Instructor, at 304-634-4222 (email firstname.lastname@example.org) Adam Abshire, Assistant Coach, at 304-544-2416, Brittany Shawver, Assistant Coach 304-437-0245.