Download the Audition Form [ YDT-auditionform ]

York Lions Dance Team holds auditions in the spring and fall annually.

FALL AUDITION – Sunday September 21st, location Tait Mackenzie- Upper Gym

11:30am Registration (download form above)

12:00-3:00pm Audition

3:00-3:30pm New team meeting

3:30-5:00pm New team rehearsal

PLEASE NOTE: If you are auditioning for the team, you must be able to commit to  Wednesday rehearsals 8:00-10:00pm AND Sunday rehearsals 12-5pm. (times to be confirmed with Sport York)

The audition is open to all York Students who love to dance and want to promote varsity spirit on campus.

Where:  Tait Mackenzie- Upper Gym

When: Audition is 12:00-3:00pm, Registration begins at 11:30 – save time by downloading our audition form and bringing it with you.


There is a $5 audition fee, paid at the time of registration.  If you register early, you can do an email transfer for your registration payment.  Returning members do not need to pay the audition fee, but ALL members need to audition annually.

Please dress in all black, dance appropriate attire, with your hair neatly back. Street shoes are not permitted.

Bring a pen and water bottle, resumes and photos are appreciated.

There will be a group warm up followed by physical fitness and dance technique assessment.  The group will then two short combinations, jazz and contemporary, which will later be performed in small groups for the judging panel.

Serious commitment is required for this team including  Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoon rehearsals as well as some weekend games.

There is a registration fee for this team that is to be determined.

The audition will be determining the competitive team as well as the spirit team.

Please note: the team has a two week trial period.  Full refunds will be granted during this period to students who feel that the team is not a good fit for them.  Unfortunately we cannot issue refunds after the two weeks.