VEGAS (June 27, 2018) - The Vegas Golden Knights are now accepting applications for the Knights Crew presented by The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and the Golden Aces promotional team for the 2018-19 season. All positions are part-time and will be a part of creating the game night atmosphere inside T-Mobile Arena.
Applications can be found here, all candidates will be notified if they are invited to auditions by Wednesday, July 11. There are roles available on the Knights Crew for individuals who have prior skating experience, as well as roles available on the Golden Aces for those who do not have prior skating experience.
Auditions for the Knights Crew will be held on Monday, July 23, and Golden Aces auditions will be on Tuesday, July 24. Callbacks for each team will occur on Wednesday, July 25, and will be open to the media. All auditions and call backs will be at City National Arena with times to be determined. (Please note auditions on Monday and Tuesday are not open to media.)
Prior to the auditions, the Golden Knights will host skating sessions for those interested in auditioning for the Ice Crew. Sessions will be held at City National Arena on Monday, July 9 from 6-7 p.m. and Thursday, July 12 from 9-10 p.m.
Participants will be put through drills and footwork assessments. While attendance at these sessions are not required, participation for prospective applicants is highly encouraged.
Those interested may preregister for the skating sessions here for $15 each. Any attendees who did not preregister will pay $20 at the door for each session. Please note that sessions may fill up and there may not be space for all drop-ins.
Both teams will serve as community ambassadors for the Vegas Golden Knights, interact with fans and facilitate promotions during Golden Knights home games at T-Mobile Arena. On non-game days and during road games, the Golden Aces will represent the organization at offsite events including school and hospital visits, community caravans, hockey clinics, watch parties and other sponsored events.
Ideal candidates will have a love of performing and a dedication to growing the sport of hockey and the Golden Knights brand. Applicants must be at least 18 years old to be considered. All positions are part time, but those selected must be able to attend all ice crew/promo team practices and all Golden Knights home games during the 2018-19 campaign.
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