2020 - 2021

Audition Information


June 12th, 5p-9p

June 13th, 9a-finish

June 14th, 9a-5p


Bert Winston Band Performance Complex

3780 Cullen Blvd. (attached to TDECU Stadium)

General Audition Requirements

  • Must be accepted to the University of Houston, Main Campus

    • enrolled full time

    • Current UH students must have a 2.0 or above

  • Current Health Insurance

  • Completed waiver

  • Online registration form

  • Audition Fee ($45, non-refundable)

    • Only payments by check will be accepted. Please make out to the University of Houston.

  • Reference letter from current or recent coach/advisor/director.

**The waiver and online registration form will be available here and on our Instagram @uhcougardolls on March 1st, 2020. You must bring the completed waiver, reference letter, and check the first day of auditions.**

Audition Attire

(You will need jazz shoes and tennis shoes every day of auditions)

June 12th (5pm-9pm)

  • black shorts

  • red sports bra

  • hair pulled back

  • performance make-up

June 13th (9am - Finish)

  • black shorts

  • black sports bra

  • hair pulled back

  • performance make-up

June 14th (9am - 5pm)

  • any colored crop top

  • black shorts

  • Game Day ready

    • performance make-up

Audition Schedule

  • June 12th

    • Individual technique (required skills)

      • Triple pirouette: parallel passé

      • Center leap: you may prep and end however you would like.  

      • Calypsos:  You will need to prep with at least one chaine turn before this leap.  This must be done to the right.

      • turning disc

      • Leg Extension:  Should show optimal flexibility.  This can be performed on either leg. (Ex. tilt extension, side extension, back extension, etc.)

      • Advanced turn sequence

        • You are allowed to bring any advanced turn sequence to show the judges

      • At least one hip hop trick ( headsprings, kip ups, etc.)

      • Aerials preferred but not required

    • Learn Game Day Choreography


  • June 13th

    • 9a-12p  Game Day Choreography Judging

      • Cuts will be made after this round

    • 12p-1p LUNCH BREAK

    • 12p-finish

      • You will learn a routine for the final round

      • Interviews will be taking place during this time


  • June 14th

    • Finals

      • You will perform the finals routine

        • Judges may do call backs to see the following:

          • Game Day choreography

          • individual skills

          • more interview questions


We will post results 2 hours after completion.  There will be a team meeting following the announcement of the team.

Please contact Coach Khristal Harbert at uhcougardolls@gmail.com for any questions or concerns.