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The corps will venture outdoors on April 25th/26th to begin learning the visual aspect of the 2015 production.

A few select positions are presently open:
* One snare and/or bass drum *
* One synthesizer position (and/or mallet keyboard) *
* One mallet keyboard (and/or synthesizer) *
* One baritone *
* Two color guard *

For those interested in applying and/or seeking additional information and would like materials sent, simply complete this form. 

It's not too late to join the ranks of the 2015 Kilties. Openings still exist in all sections. There is much excitement this winter, and the corps is encouraged by the membership numbers and product. The Kilties' commitment to bringing a world-class instructional environment to its members and putting an excellent product on the field for its fans has been apparent by winter rehearsals! 

Click here for to view the winter kamp schedule. All winter kamps are held at Gilmore Middle School, 2330 Northwestern Avenue in Racine, WI. Members begin arriving at 9 a.m. for registration and a light breakfast. Rehearsal is held beginning at 10 a.m. Lunch is also provided by the corps. The day concludes at 7 p.m. Sunday also has a provided breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. Rehearsal goes from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, with again lunch being provided by the corps. 

Housing can be arranged by the corps. Kilties will never charge an audition or camp fee. Want to learn more about the Kilties' member experience? Click here to read our FAQ section 

No matter your section (brass, percussion, color guard) consider joining us for this once-a-year event. Interested? All you need to do is complete this form to tell us we can count on you for #teamplaid2015!

The Kilties' performance schedule is just one reason the corps is excited about 2015! Take a look at the places where you can catch The Kilties in 2015 by clicking this link.

The Kilties are proud to announce their 2015 design and instructional staff:

Caption Head & Design

Ed Warren
Visual Designer/Visual Caption Supervisor/Show Coordination

Rick Kirby
Brass Arranger/Composer

Dave Nelson
Percussion Arranger/Composer/Consultant

Larry Pawlowski
Brass Caption Supervisor

Rich Nicola
Percussion Caption Supervisor

Beth Myers
Color Guard Caption Head/Color Guard Design

Jake Hammer/Cortney Netzel
Visual Co-Caption Heads

Percussion Instruction

Ron Thibideau, Assistant Percussion Caption Coordinator

Gage Granzow, Battery Caption Head
James Warren, Front Ensemble Caption Head

Brass Instruction

Mike Madonia
Technical: Jeff Banyots, Bobby Bonslater, Wes Brabeck

Visual Instruction

Mindi Endries
Technical: Wes Brabeck

Color Guard Instruction and Technical

Cheryl Johnson
Bennie Wadlington
Mik Erwin

Drum Major/Conductor

Kali Senger

Watch for additional staff announcements and staff biographies, available soon. Be a part of this drive toward excellence - take a look at our join page here, and request more information here

A Tour of Time 2015

The Kilties are proud to announce their 2015 field show:  “A Tour of Time: Old Friends. New Adventures.” This voyage through time will provide the performing members and their audience the opportunity to swing the pendulum back in time to celebrate familiar faces and places, take pause to be grateful for the present and explore the excitement and promise of a bright and promising tomorrow. Above all, in the great tradition of The Kilties, “A Tour of Time” will deliver clock-stopping moments and big-time entertainment, striking a powerful chord with all audiences.



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PO Box 085235
Racine, WI 53408



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