Final Cheerleaders prep class set, auditions on Sunday

The Falcons cheerleaders take the field to perform in their NFL football game against the Saints on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton)

The Falcons cheerleaders take the field to perform in their NFL football game against the Saints on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton)

FLOWERY BRANCH —  The Atlanta Falcons cheerleaders have their last prep class on Saturday before the preliminary auditions on Sunday at the Georgia Dome.

The final prep class (there is a cost)

has been upgraded to a “VIP Audition Sneak.”

Participants will have an opportunity to learn a portion of the pre-lims routine (first cut only).

A limited number of various audition-friendly give-a-ways will also be available to randomly selected participants who pre-register.  Space is limited. Click here for registration information.

Preliminary auditions registration is from 7:45 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. at the Georgia Dome. Auditions begin at 9:30 am.

The finals will be held on Wednesday with registration at 5:30 p.m. and auditions at 6:30 pm. (Closed to the public).

 DETAILS for those seeking to audition: 

  • Preliminary Auditions will last until 2:00 p.m.
  • There will be two cuts at the preliminary audition.
  • Preliminary auditions are open to the general public.
  • Attire for auditions is a two-piece leotard (bra top and dance trunks), skin-tone/matte tights, socks and white dance sneakers or tennis shoes.
  • All choreography will be taught to candidates on the day of the audition.
  • Should the participant become a finalist, there will be a mandatory 15-minute interview (during the day) and dance/fitness boot camp (in the evening) on Monday, April 25th. This will be arranged at the preliminary audition.
  • Learn the final cut on Tuesday evening April 26th 6:30 p.m.

What to bring to audition

  • Application (download online at AtlantaFalcons.com )
  • Recent non-returndable photo or snapshot
  • Valid Photo ID
  • Non-refundable $35 CASH application fee
  • Business and/or dance resume (optional)
  • Light lunch or snack and drink

Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age by June 2, 2016
  • Must be a high school graduate or have a G.E.D.
  • Must have a part-time or full-time job or be a college student (yes, a mother is considered a full-time job!)

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