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
All candidates for Feature Twirler should bring 3 batons and any novelty that the candidate chooses to the tryout. Novelty items could include swords, hoop, flag batons, etc..... (Novelty items are not required.) The candidate should perform to their choice of music. All candidates should bring a recent full body photo (will be placed with your application that will be filled out when you arrive to audition) and there will be a $20.00 registration/audition fee (no checks, cash only please).
Candidates should wear a black body suit with shorts and twirling shoes. They should also wear performance make-up, their hair neatly back in a pony tail, braid, etc... Twirling outfits are not needed for auditions.
Candidates need to prepare a 1, 2 and 3 baton routine of their own of approximately 3 to 5 minutes of combined time. These routines should consist of tricks and skills that best show off their twirling ability and body work.
Candidates will be judged based on how well they
execute their individual routine, difficulty,
general/physical appearance, body work, and
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.