Big Purple Color Guard
Potential members should have at least one year of color guard experience. Exceptions can be made on an individual basis, especially for those with experience in twirling, cheerleading or drill team.
The color guard is required to be present at all rehearsals and performances. The color guard rehearses with the band five days a week (Monday - Friday 11:50 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.) and has a sectional once a week outside of the scheduled band time. Sectional days and times will be determined by the co-captains and members based on schedules.
All color guard members are eligible for the Big Purple scholarship.
Meeting/Prep Clinic/Auditions for 2015
Friday, August 14
Check-In: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. in WPAC Lobby, Friday
Meeting & Prep Clinic: 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. in Fry Hall (WPAC)
Saturday, August 15
Auditions: 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. in WPAC North Lobby
For more information please contact Emily Berry at firstname.lastname@example.org or 325-674-2199.
All members of the color guard must be enrolled in band. Band can be taken either for credit, no-credit, or P.E. credit. See question 5 on Big Purple FAQ for more information.
The auditions for color guard captain are held in the spring. To audition for captain/lieutenant, one year of experience in the ACU color guard is required.
See also: Acuity Winter Guard
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