Rams Begin 2016 Cheerleader Audition Process

Posted Mar 10, 2016

Those interested in auditioning can participate in optional workshops prior to the mandatory preliminary auditions on April 2 and 3; finals auditions will be held on April 17. More information inside.

--Those interested in auditioning can participate in optional workshops prior to the mandatory preliminary auditions on April 2 and 3; finals auditions will be held on April 17--

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Rams have announced plans for the 2016 Rams Cheerleading Auditions, which will begin with optional workshops on March 20, 24 and 26 followed by the mandatory preliminary auditions on April 2 and April 3. The selection process will culminate with the finals auditions, which will take place on April 17 at the Forum.
In addition to performing at all 2016 Los Angeles Rams games at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the Rams Cheerleaders will continue a strong tradition of charitable involvement, with the squad averaging more than 1,200 hours of community service annually.  To learn more about the auditions process and for detailed information on workshops, preliminary and final auditions, visit

Optional Workshops to Be Held at 24 Hour Fitness Clubs throughout the Los Angeles Area
The Rams will also offer optional workshops on Sunday, March 20 in Woodland Hills, Thursday, March 24 in Hollywood and Saturday, March 26 in San Bernardino. During the optional workshops, which will take place at area 24 Hour Fitness Clubs, participants can learn about the audition process and receive dance, performance and public appearance instruction. All workshops require a $40 registration fee and participants must register at least three days prior to the date of the workshop. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Preliminary Auditions to Be Held April 2 and April 3 at USC’s Galen Center
On Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3, the preliminary auditions will take place at the Galen Center on the USC campus.  Those wishing to audition must submit an application by Thursday, March 31. All participants must be 18 years or older by April 2, 2016.  

After submitting an application, all participants must attend the preliminary auditions where they will learn a dance and perform the routine in front of a panel of judges, with the judging being based on physical talent, dance ability, personality, appearance and poise. Round one will take place on Saturday, April 2 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and round two will take place on Sunday, April 3 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The preliminary auditions are closed to the public. Those selected to move on to the finals will be announced online at on Tuesday, April 5 at 5 p.m. The finalists will then be required to participate in a professional interview the week of April 11 prior to final auditions.  

Final Auditions to Be Held on April 17 at the Forum
The final auditions for the 2016 Los Angeles Rams Cheerleaders will take place on Sunday, April 17 and include an interview portion, swimsuit competition and dance performance. The doors will open at 3:30 p.m. with the competition beginning at 5 p.m. At the end of the evening, the 2016 Los Angeles Rams Cheerleaders will be announced live on stage.  The final auditions will be open for public viewing and tickets will be available soon for purchase on the Forum’s website.


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About the Los Angeles Rams
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