Hundreds of potential dancers showed up at auditions in Texas on Saturday (06JAN07) for the chance to join pop star Beyonce Knowles on her new tour. The RING THE ALARM singer is in the middle of staging a nationwide talent search for hot dancers and arrived in her native Houston to audition candidates. The former DESTINY'S CHILD star hopes to hit the road in March (07) with a 40-strong troupe of dancers. Past auditions have been held in Atlanta, Georgia and Los Angeles. The selected dancers will earn between $1,500 (GBP769) and $3,000 (GBP1,538) per week.