Astros Coca-Cola Shooting Stars Auditions to Take Place Saturday, February 21

Auditions to be held at Minute Maid Park beginning at 10:00 a.m.

WHAT:         Auditions for the Astros Coca-Cola Shooting Stars, the Astros entertainment and promotions team.

                         Audition information and pre-registration information can be found at

                         www.astros.com/shootingstars

 

WHEN:         Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, beginning at 10:00 a.m.

                         Media availability will be from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - media wishing to interview judges should

                         plan to do so before 10:00 a.m.

 

WHERE:       Minute Maid Park Union Station

 

INFORMATION:                                                                                                                                                                                                           

The Astros are seeking dynamic, well-spoken and talented individuals with drive and dedication to create a family-friendly experience for our fans at Houston Astros home games. The Coca-Cola Shooting Stars are an all-female entertainment and promotions team that can be seen rallying fans at home games and participating in interactive promotions around the ballpark. As part of the enhancement of the Coca-Cola Shooting Stars program, team members will focus on having a more visible role as ambassadors of the brand in and around town, adding a more personal touch to community and marketing events.

 

Requirements:

All candidates must be at least 18 years of age by April 1 and a high school graduate

All team members must have flexible schedules and be available for team meetings, games and appearances during the term

Must be available to work at least 60 home games

Attend all monthly team meetings and other team meetings as determined by the Houston Astros

Available as needed for appearances as determined by the Houston Astros

If selected to join the Coca-Cola Shooting Stars team for 2015, a mandatory fitting session would take place the day after the audition on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

 

Audition process and judging criteria:

Auditions will be closed to the public. The audition process will consist of group and individual interviews, a short dance routine and group activities. There will be one cut during the audition process.

 

Registration:

The advanced registration deadline is Feb. 17, 2015. Walk-ups are welcome the day of the audition, but advanced registration is STRONGLY encouraged. Please e-mail the following to rtapia@astros.com:

Completed registration form

Signed waiver

Current headshot

 

Judging Panel:

The judging panel will consist of four guest judges and select members of the Astros front office:

 

ROULA CHRISTIE- Co-Host of the Roula and Ryan Show on 104.1 KRBE

 

JEFF DIETA- Spirit Programs Director for The University of Texas from 2000-2012

 

MEREDITH HUNEWILL- Former professional dancer, NFL cheerleader, New York Islanders Ice Girl and New York Mets Party Patrol member

 

MELODIE SMITH- Miss Texas USA Associate Producer/Director of Public Relations

 

-ASTROS-