The Dorothy Keck Turn Up Krew is a high energy hip-hop dance group that performs across San Antonio. Participants perform for live audiences at events such as the Harlem Globetrotters, Rampage Ice Hockey, and Spurs Basketball games.  The group consists of dancers between the ages of 7 and 18.  Participants must be 7 years old by September 1 to participate on the Performance Team.

How to Audition:

Students who want to be a part of the Dorothy Keck Turn Up Krew Performance Team will have an opportunity to audition on  Saturday, June 2 from 11:45am-1:15pm and Saturday, July 28 from 10:30am-12:00pm. Returning Krew members must audition on Saturday, June 2 from 9:45-11:15am.

The first 15 minutes of each audition is a MANDATORY parent information meeting. Parent must be present at meeting for student to audition. This includes returning Krew member parents.

Each audition costs $25. Students who are not accepted onto the DK Turn Up Krew Performance Team at the June 2 audition are encouraged to take hip hop classes over the summer and audition again on July 28.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • At least 7 years old by September 1, 2018.
  • Must attend Previous Member or Open Auditions.
  • Must pre-register and pay $25 Audition Fee.
  • Must attend Turn Up Krew Performance Workshop in August.
  • Turn Up Krew is for experienced dancers.  If your child has never taken hip-hop classes we highly recommend dancers take at least one year of hip-hop classes before auditioning.

Made the Turn Up Krew Performance Team? 

* All Krew members must take the following classes:

  • Their Level Hip-Hop class
  • Hip-Hop Skillz Builder (1 or 2)

  • Krew Practices on Saturdays

Krew members must pay monthly Krew Fees in addition to monthly tuition fees.

Krew members are required to pay additional fees to cover performance costs and costume fees throughout the year.

Turn Up Krew Performance Workshop

All students who are invited to join the DK Turn Up Krew Performance Team must attend the following workshop:

  • Friday, August 10: 6:15-8:15pm
  • Saturday, August 11: 10:00-12:00pm*
  • Sunday, August 12: 10:00-12:00pm

*Saturday August 11: 12:00-1:00pm: Pizza Party for Members (Studio A) and Parent Meeting (Studio B).

Turn Up Krew Competition Team

Students who wish to compete during the 2018-2019 Season must audition for a spot in a competition routine.  Auditions are scheduled for Saturday, September 29. More information will be provided in August.  All students who wish to compete MUST participate on the Performance Team.  Performance Team members are NOT required to audition/participate on the competition team.

New! Mini Swag team

Mini Swag Auditions are scheduled for Saturday, July 28 from 1-2:15pm but are by invitation only. Inquire with Mr. Duane for more information.