The Oklahoma City Thunder announced today that it is seeking energetic and talented fans to be a part of the game-night show at Chesapeake Energy Arena as members of the Thunder Drummers and the Rain Drops. The team will hold auditions for the Thunder Drummers on Sept. 11 and for the Rain Drops on Sept. 21.
The Thunder Drummers engage and entertain fans through community events, pre- and postgame performances and as featured entertainers during Thunder home games. Talented drummers with a high degree of showmanship are encouraged to try out.
The Rain Drops, presented by Trochta’s Flowers and Garden Center, have proven to be a fan favorite at home games. The team’s junior dance squad features young fans ages 7 to 12, showing off their talents in a variety of dance routines. Kids interested in trying out for the squad must demonstrate a high energy level and excellent dance skills. The Rain Drops practice weekly and perform once a month during the season.
Auditions for the Thunder Drummers will take place Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. Tryouts will be held at the ACM@UCO Performance Lab in Bricktown, at 329 E. Sheridan Ave.
Rain Drops auditions will take place at the Thunder Events Center, 14701 N. Lincoln Blvd. in Edmond. Registration is $10 and will begin at 8:45 a.m.; registrants are encouraged to bring a completed application form, available on the Thunder website.
For more information, go to THUNDER.NBA.COM.