June 13, 2024 #1 Local News, Information and Event Source for the Century City/Westwood areas.

Kids Have a Chance to Join SparKIDS on April 24th

The SparKIDS are returning for their 14th season as the high-energy kids dance group that brings excitement to STAPLES Center during Sparks games. The 2010 squad will once again feature extremely talented dancers who range in age from 7-14 years old. Tryouts are open to the public and all aspiring dancers of all different backgrounds are encouraged to attend.

Westfield Culver City will host the three-hour long try-outs on Level One near Best Buy. Registration will begin at 11:30am and applicants must be at least 7 years of age by May 15, 2010. Dancers will be taught a routine at the audition and will be judged on dance ability, personality and attitude.

The audition routine will be taught by Mookie Washington, a talented member of BBoys of SickStep Crew, Stylistic Kings & formally of LA Breakers. The SparKIDS will be once again be led by Dani Clement. Dani was previously a dancer for the Golden State Warriors and helped direct Culture Shock Oakland, and the Warriors Jr. Jamm Squad. Judges will include prominent individuals from the dance and basketball world.

Dancers should wear comfortable clothing and appropriate dance footwear. The Sparks are looking for well-rounded dancers, with a background in hip-hop, jazz or tumbling. The cost to try-out is $15 and applicants are encouraged to register in advance online by visiting www.LASparks.com and clicking on SparKIDS under Fan Zone. Registration on the day of the audition will be accepted if space allows. The Sparks regular season runs from mid-May through end of August. For more information, or to purchase tickets to see the Sparks and the SparKIDS in action, please call 877-44-SPARKS.

About the Los Angeles Sparks
The Los Angeles Sparks are entering their 14th season in the Women’s National Basketball Association. The Sparks are one of the five original teams still operating in the WNBA. In December 2006. They won back-to-back WNBA Championships in 2001 & 2002. The team’s roster of star athletes includes 2008 WNBA MVP & Rookie of the Year Candace Parker, All-Star DeLisha Milton-Jones, four-time WNBA Champion Tina Thompson and 2005 WNBA Champion Ticha Penicheiro.

For Sparks ticket information, call 1-877-44-SPARKS.

____________________

Related Posts

Bob Rosenbloom, Esteemed Owner of Bob’s Market and Community Pillar, Passes at 92

April 9, 2024

April 9, 2024

Bob Rosenbloom, the cherished proprietor of Bob’s Market on Ocean Park Blvd. in Santa Monica, passed away at his residence...

Don’t Miss Your Last Chance to Experience CORTEO by Cirque du Soleil!

April 25, 2023

April 25, 2023

The Show’s Run At The Microsoft Theater Ends On April 30  Time is running out for fans of CORTEO by...

Regulation of Short-Term Rentals in LA Failing as Enforcement Drops Significantly

April 4, 2023

April 4, 2023

Better Neighbors LA report highlights the inadequacies of enforcement measures for short-term rentals in Los Angeles, calling for increased regulation...

Non-Profit Helping Relieve Financial Burden For Cancer Patients

November 16, 2022

November 16, 2022

Cancer Cartel is helping cancer patients focus on their treatment, not the financial stress of living with a diagnosis. Learn...

100 Miles of Bus-Only Lanes Coming to L.A in Five Years?

October 17, 2022

October 17, 2022

L.A’s public transportation network is known for being slow due to traffic congestion. A new motion by L.A. City Council...

How to Wisely Manage Your Finances After a Job Layoff

October 3, 2022

October 3, 2022

Being laid off can be difficult, both emotionally and financially. It is important to manage your finances wisely during this...

Union Members Protest UC Policies in Westwood

May 3, 2022

May 3, 2022

Westwood and Wilshire protest takes place April 26 By Dolores Quintana The intersection of Wilshire and Westwood was the site...

Kale of All Kinds

March 16, 2022

March 16, 2022

Today at the Santa Monica Farmers Market we explore three different kinds of Kale from Cole Family Farms..Video sponsored by...

Name Revealed for Alice Waters’s Westwood Restaurant

October 20, 2021

October 20, 2021

Westside Dining Scene October 21, 2021 By Dolores Quintana Esteemed chef Alice Waters’s upcoming Westwood restaurant’s and the name has...

Community Volunteer Patrol Program Brings Civilians New Insight Into Law Enforcement

October 19, 2021

October 19, 2021

The West LA Police Department has a community patrol program bridging the gap between civilians and law enforcement. Video brought...

Police Seek Man Wanted for Sexually Assaulting Sleeping UCLA Student

September 2, 2021

September 2, 2021

Police are searching for a man wanted for sexually assaulting a female UCLA student while she slept. According to the...

Final Weekend of Marina Drive-In Movie Summer Series With New Movies Added

August 28, 2021

August 28, 2021

WHERE: Marina del Rey Boat Launch Ramp, 13477 Fiji Way at Parking Lot #2 COST: $20 per vehicle, per movie...

UCLA Admits Most Accomplished Class in Its History

July 20, 2021

July 20, 2021

New freshman and transfer cohorts are also among university’s most ethnically diverse By Ricardo Vazquez | UCLA Newsroom UCLA has...

Heritage Museum Reopens with Unique Exhibition

June 24, 2021

June 24, 2021

The California Heritage Museum welcomes back visitors with a unique and stunning quilt exhibition, learn more in this video brought to...