So You Think You Can Dance Season 8 Tryouts

By | September 17, 2010

So You Think You Can Dance Auditions Information

Tryouts for SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE season 8 are under way.  Auditions for the SYTYCD new season will begin  in Oakland and continue to NYC. Other dates for the SYTYCD tryouts will be scheduled later.

Think you have what it takes to be America’s fave dancer? well come tryout in Oakland or NYC. Auditions are scheduled to travel the US in hopes of finding contestants to appear on the hit reality / dance competition.

“In addition to discovering fantastic new talent, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE has introduced viewers to the young, edgy, incredibly creative side of dance we hadn’t seen before on television,” said Nigel Lythgoe, series co-creator, executive producer and judge. “From the Emmy-winning choreography to the incredible contestants, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE is a cultural phenomenon, and we’re excited that it will be back for another season.”


Oakland SYTYCD open call

Oakland, CA
Wednesday, Oct. 13
Paramount Theatre of the Arts
2025 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612

New York City  SYTYCD open call

Brooklyn, NY
Monday, Nov. 15
Howard Gilman Opera House at BAM
30 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Please arrive early for the Dance competition tryouts, lines will form and registration for auditions is set to 8AM. Late comers may not be seen.

SYTYCD audition rules:

Dancers must be either a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident of the U.S. or possess a current legal Employment Authorization Card enabling him/her to seek employment freely in the U.S. (i.e., without restrictions as to employer) by the date specified in the eligibility rules. Dancers must be no younger than 18 or older than 30 years of age on the first day they register for auditions. Any dancer who is a minor in his/her state of residence must also have a parent or legal guardian sign all required documents. Dancers must provide legal, valid proof of age when they register for auditions.

SEASON of SYTYCD 8 AUDITIONS applications & forms
Audition Agreement and Release
Eligibility Requirements
Music Information