Wanna be a Kansas City Canary?
We are a chorus girl troupe dedicated to preserving the traditions of the chorus girls of the stage and screen. Specializing in solo Charleston, vintage jazz, and chorus line.
Rehearsals take place every Monday from 8:30pm - 10:30pm at Dance Fit Flow (The 1st Monday of the month off)
Every Canary pays monthly dues of $30 for rehearsal costs.
We are looking for:
Kansas City Canaries is looking for several ladies to the cast of our ambitious, fun, and talented team. We are looking for ladies with a combination of the following talents:
Auditions will take place Saturday, September 21st, 1:30pm at Dance Fit Flow.
After you fill out your information sheet and receive your number, you will learn two short pieces of choreography and perform it in groups. - a musical routine and a kick-line routine. Please come prepared to do some solo jazz as we will have everyone perform solo’s to a random jazz song of the Canaries choosing. A lot of our performances are improv based and to live music for example The Phoenix every last Saturday of the month.
What to wear:
Kansas City Canaries typically perform in 2-inch heels. For your audition please bring comfortable dance heels and wear athletic clothing.
After auditions we will contact each and every dancer who auditions to inform you if you made the team or not. We want to encourage anyone who doesn’t make the team to re-audition.
We look forward to dancing with you!
I improvised, crazed by the music… Even my teeth and eyes burned with fever. Each time I leaped I seemed to touch the sky and when I regained earth it seemed to be mine alone.
— Josephine Baker, entertainer, activist, and French Resistance agent.