Denver Nuggets Dancers Auditions

15-16 Nuggets Dancers Auditions begin Friday, July 10th!

  • Perform at Denver Nuggets home games in front of 19,000 fans per game.
  • Travel nationally and internationally for our annual calendar shoot, dance conventions, and NBA appearances.
  • Choreograph for the best dance team in the NBA.
  • Participate in community service projects.
  • Inspire young dancers through the DND Juniors program.
  • Perform at multiple events throughout the year.
  • Perform for national television audiences.
  • Receive benefits from multiple sponsors including hair styling, tanning, waxing services, gym and yoga memberships, and cosmetic dentistry.
  • Get paid for doing what you love while making lifelong friends!

2015 Audition Schedule*

  • Friday, July 10: Preliminary Auditions | Pepsi Center practice court

    • Registration: 5-5:30pm
    • Semi-Finalists will be announced by 10pm
  • Saturday, July 11: Semi-Finals | Pepsi Center practice court
    • Check-In: 10:30am
    • Finalists will be announced by 4pm
  • Sunday, July 12: Finalists Photo Shoot & Training Camp Day 1 | Pepsi Center practice court
    • Individual Photo Shoot Times: 9am – 2pm
    • Training Camp: 3-6pm
  • Tuesday, July 14 and Thursday, July 16: Training Camp Days 2 & 3
    • Training Camp: 6:30-9:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 15 – Friday, July 17: Interviews
    • Individual Interview Times (approx. 20 minute each): 9:30am – 5pm
  • Saturday, July 18: Choreography Showcase / Final Dance Audition | Pepsi Center practice court
    • Check-in: 9-9:30am
    • 2015-16 DND Announced: 2pm
  • Mandatory Dates for all 2015-16 DND:
    • Tuesday, July 21: 6-10pm
    • Thursday, July 23: 6-10pm
    • Friday July 31 - August 2: times TBD

* Audition schedule subject to change.

Audition Requirements:

  • be at least 18 years of age (by October 1, 2014) or 17 years of age with a parent or guardian present to sign a waiver on the participant's behalf
  • hold a high school diploma or equivalent education
  • wear a cropped top, fitted shorts or dance skirt, and shoes with non-marking soles
  • submit non-returnable 8" x 10" headshot
  • submit a dance resume including any previous dance teams, classes or workshops, current employment and training, educational background, and 3 professional references
  • complete and submit the 2014 DND Audition Registration Form and the 2014 Liability Waiver & Release.
  • live in the Denver area and have reliable transportation to and from all DND practices and at least 80% of the home games in the Denver Nuggets 2014-15 season (schedule TBD).

Prep Classes

Audition prep classes and workshops are designed to introduce dancers to prepare dancers for all elements of the audition process. Each class and workshop will feature a different piece of choreography, technique combos, and tips on how to look and feel your best at auditions.

Classes begin June 9 at Pepsi Center. To register, please visit:

If you would like to receive email updates with the latest DND audition news, please email DND Manager Amy Jo Wagner at

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