Perkettes are the official dance team at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Established in 1952, the Perkettes are proud members of MGCCC Band of Gold, exemplifying tradition, precision and excellence.

Fall Audition Prep Clinic

Join us for our Fall Audition Prep Clinic!

This clinic is designed to serve as learning opportunity for high school dancers to gain crucial knowledge needed to audition for a collegiate level dance team. At our clinic, you will learn and strengthen technical skills, basic marching fundamentals, game day/ spirit skills, pom technique, and kick-line basics. Dancers will get an inside look into life as a college dance team member and will have the opportunity to learn from current dancers and Coach T about membership on the Perkette Dance Team. Members will be taught a combination that will prepare them for Perkette Auditions in Spring 2023. You don’t want to miss it!!

Date: Sunday, November 13th, 2022
Time: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Malone Auditorium on the Perkinston Campus
Cost: $40

Email Coach Taylor Ritchey at to reserve your spot today!

Perkette Fall Showcase

Come witness the amazing talent of our Perkette Dance Team in their Fall Showcase!

Our Fall Showcase is an annual exhibition of the talent of our Perkette dancers. The pieces in our showcase provide the opportunity for our sophomore dancers to express their artistic abilities through choreographed routines that feature themselves and fellow team members. Through these routines, our dancers have push themselves as they have conceptualized, constructed, cleaned, and executed a movement piece of their own creation. Our showcase serves as a fundraiser in our efforts to compete at UDA Nationals in January 2023.

Dates: Wednesday, November 16th and Thursday, November 17th
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Malone Auditorium on the Perkinston Campus
General Admission: $10 – Please use the links below to purchase your tickets!
Admission for Faculty, Staff, and Students: Free* at the door with MGCCC ID.
*Any donation would be greatly appreciated upon arrival. Please see check-in staff should you choose to contribute.


Taylor Ritchey Scott
Perkette Coordinator