Initiate is an intermediate level competition team that offers dancers a taste of the dance competition world without the full time commitment. Initiate dancers are confident, dedicated, and strong individuals with incredible work ethic.

The Initiate Team will be made up of dancers ages 5-15 split into three groups that will train approximately 6-9 hours each week in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, and Hip Hop. An exact schedule will be available soon.  Dancers will compete two group routines with an opportunity for a third.

Audition for Initiate

Audition Instructions

  1. Download and fill out the audition form to be submitted along with your audition video.
  2. Learn the following audition combos and video yourself performing them. Be sure we can see your full body, face the camera and don’t forget to perform! You do need a CLI membership to view the audition combos for ages 10-15. If you are a current AMD dancer and did not set up your account or you are new to AMD email for the info.
  3. Email your video and completed form to by Monday June 8th.
  4. Audition results will available the week of June 15th.