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2024 Purcussion Audition FAQs

2024 Purcussion Audition FAQs

  • All candidates must be at least 21 years old by April 5, 2024
  • All candidates must pass a pre-employment and periodic drug screen as well as satisfactorily complete a criminal and civil background check, including driving history.
  • Please note this is a part-time position that drumline members hold in addition to their regular work or college schedules.
  • The Carolina Panthers are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Audition Attire
Candidates should wear attire suitable and comfortable for performances—Panthers colors are highly encouraged!

What To Bring: A government-issued ID is required for Auditions. Drums, stands, and cymbals will be provided, but candidates should bring sticks and a practice pad. Additionally, concession stands will not be open during these times, so candidates should supply their own snacks and beverages.

What does it take to become a member of PurrCussion?
Musicianship, enthusiasm and energy, showmanship and personality, professionalism, commitment, and a positive, team-player attitude.

Is being a PurrCussion member a full-time job?
No. Being a PurrCussion member is a part-time commitment. Most members hold other full-time jobs or attend college.

Do I have to relocate to the Charlotte area if selected to join PurrCussion?
No! We are proud to have PurrCussionists living across North and South Carolina.

Is there an age requirement?
Yes. All candidates must meet the minimum age requirement, which is 21 years old, by April 5th, 2024. There is no maximum age limit.

Is there a cost to audition?