Palatine Park District offers a variety of programming that requires community members to complete an application and/or audition to participate. Below are the applications currently available.
Are you in a band and looking for an opportunity to perform for a lively summer crowd? Palatine Park District is proud to present our annual Adult Battle of the Bands on Wednesday, July 14 at the Fred P. Hall Amphitheater, 256 E. Palatine Road, Palatine. The winner of the competition will have the opportunity to perform at the Village of Palatine’s Street Fest.
Deadline to Submit: Friday, April 23, 2021
Notification Date: May 2021
Performance Date (if accepted): Wednesday, July 14, 2021
In the event of inclement weather, the competition will be rescheduled to Wednesday, July 21 at Fred P. Hall Amphitheater.
Compete with local teen bands for the chance to perform at the Illinois State Fair. Get ready to rock at Palatine Park District’s annual Battle of the Bands regional competition on Monday, June 8 at the Fred P. Hall Amphitheater, 256 E. Palatine Road, Palatine. The winner will have the opportunity to play in Springfield at the Statewide Competition, Palatine Hometown Fest, and Village of Palatine Street Fest.
Deadline to Submit: Friday, April 10, 2020
Notification Date: Friday, April 24, 2020
Performance Date (if accepted): Monday, June 8, 2020
In the event of inclement weather, the competition will be moved indoors to Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center, 150 E. Wood Street, Palatine.
Application Coming Soon
To audition for the 2021-2022 Palatine Dance Company or Petite Performers, to be considered for a featured role in the 2021 Holiday performance, or for a Competition/Recital solo, duet, or trio, applicants must fill out the audition application in its entirety. All applications must be submitted no later than Tuesday, April 6, 2021.
Dancers will be assigned an audition time via e-mail. Auditions for Palatine Dance Company follow the mandatory workshop at the Community Center. During the workshop, dancers will learn choreography for the audition and demonstrate technique in three styles of dance: Ballet, Jazz, and Tap. They will perform these short pieces and skills in smaller groups at their assigned audition times.
Application Deadline: Thursday, April 6, 2021
Company Audition Date: Sunday, April 18, 2021