The Thunder has taken the Oklahoma City metro by storm and the Thunder Girls are an integral part of the NBA experience. Here is information on the Oklahoma City Thunder Girls dance squad, with details on auditions, current team members, calendar purchasing and more. Also get a full profile of the Thunder team including the schedule, coaches, ticket purchasing information and more.
Thunder Girl Auditions:
The Oklahoma City Thunder organization hosts Dance Team auditions each summer, with the initial round typically held Saturday, August 2nd at the Thunder Community Events Center in Edmond. Auditions begin at 9 a.m. and are open to participants only. Any woman 18 or older is able to audition, and team officials say they are looking for "energetic, show-stopping personalities."
Finalists are then determined, and final auditions are held Thursday, August 7th at Riverwind Casino in Norman. Beginning at 7 p.m., these are open to the public.
If you're interested, don't miss Thunder Girls dance workshops throughout the summer, beginning on Memorial Day. For more information, visit Thunder.NBA.com or contact Thunder Girls Manager and Choreographer Sabrina Ellison at email@example.com or call (405) 208-4708.
2013-2014 Thunder Girls:
Here are the 2013-2014 Thunder Girls:
- Katie (Ada, OK)
- Dominique (Bartlesville, OK)
- Jessica (Madison, WI)
- Helen Ann (Graham, NC)
- Jenni (Tulsa, OK)
- Kim (Houston, TX)
- Sarah (Moore, OK)
- Katie (Moore, OK)
- Molly (Waco, TX)
- LaTeshia (Moore, OK)
- Jennie (Owasso, OK)
- Sarah (Cyril, OK)
- Tiara (Stillwater, OK)
- Bailee (Oklahoma City, OK)
- Kei (Chiba, Japan)
- Brooke (Prague, OK)
- Shereka (Muskogee, OK)
- Emily (Oklahoma City, OK)
- Tiffany (New Braunfels, TX)
- Jada (Oklahoma City, OK)
2014 Thunder Girls Calendar:
It's one of the more popular gifts for Thunder fans, particularly those of the male gender. The Thunder Girls Calendar goes on sale each year around November and can be purchased at the Thundershop in the Leadership Square building downtown or through the team's online store.
The 2014 version features all 20 Thunder Girls and is on sale for $15.
Thunder Girls Events & Appearances:
You can see the Thunder Girls at plenty of places other than just NBA Thunder games. See the girls' Calendar of Events online. Dancers are available for nearly every type of event and can be requested for any combination of the following, with a minimum of 2 dancers for a minimum 2 hours:
- Meet, greet, and take photographs with event guests
- Dance routine performances (minimum of 5 dancers required)
- Conduct an autograph session
- Teach a dance clinic
- Hand out event giveaways or gifts
- Assist with product demonstration or modeling
- Any other appropriate activities requested, as approved by the Thunder Girls Manager/Choreographer.