News release from the Mad Ants:
Mad Ants Seek Great Ants Dancers
Auditions November 19th
(November 7, 2011) – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants will host auditions for the Great Ants Dance Team on Saturday, November 19th at 2:00pm at the Tiffany and Co. Studio of Dance, 10224 Coldwater Road. The team consists of women or men ages 45 and older who still like to move and groove.
The Great Ants made their debut during the 2009-10 season and quickly became a crowd favorite. This year’s team will entertain Fort Wayne fans at the Memorial Coliseum during Mad Ants home games and will occasionally make appearances in the community.
The Great Ants will practice twice a month and will perform once a month throughout the season.
To become a member of the Great Ants Dance Team, please contact Heidi Busch, (260) 469-4667 x108.
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