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Youth Audition Requirements and Information

The youth cast is at the heart of NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet. Sign up your dancer now to audition and perform with the international ensemble. The 30th Anniversary Tour features artists from Ukraine, Italy, Japan and beyond for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Perform in NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet on the biggest stage in your community this Christmas!

Auditions are open to student dancers ages 6-17 of any technical level! There’s a role for everyone! Audition to dance as Party Children, Mice, Snowflakes, Snow Maidens & Variations! Take the plunge and sign up for this incredible opportunity to shine under the big lights!

Alabama
Alabama
Birmingham
Date:Saturday, August 13th
Time:8:30 AM
Place:Linda Dobbins Dance
Address:12 Office Park Circle, Suite 115
Birmingham, AL 35223
Phone:205.305.0281
Florida
Florida
Jacksonville
Date:Friday, October 21st
Time:6:00 PM
Place:Alius Dance School
Address:14181 Beach Blvd., Suite 1
Jacksonville, FL 32250
Phone:904.374.3430
St. Petersburg
Date:Tuesday, August 30th
Time:5:30 PM
Place:Pinellas Studio of Dance
Address:559 mirror lake dr
St. Petersburg Florida 33701
Phone:727.785.6726
Notes:

Contact: Lisa A. Walker [email protected] or (727) 432-6612 for additional information. Rehearsals will be held in St Petersburg.

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Georgia
Georgia
Atlanta
Date:Monday, October 24th
Time:6:30 PM
Place:Namari Dance Center
Address:7730 Roswell Rd Suite 103, Atlanta GA 30350
Phone:678.336.9384
Notes:

Contact: Antwan Sessions [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/atlanta

Illinois
Illinois
Rosemont (Chicago)
Date:Saturday, September 10th
Place:Plainfield Dance Academy
Address:13717 S. US Route 30, #117A
Plainfield, IL 60544
Phone:773.732.9284
Notes:

Dancers only need to attend one audition and may select the audition date most convenient for them.

Contact: Altin Naska, [email protected]

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Indiana
Indiana
Indianapolis
Date:Wednesday, September 28th
Time:5:30 PM
Place:Fox Hill Dance Academy
Address:2275 Fox Hill Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46228
Phone:317.251.3007
Kentucky
Kentucky
Bowling Green
Date:Sunday, October 2nd
Time:1:00 PM
Place:Dance Arts of Bowling Green
Address:1060 Pedigo Way
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Phone:270.842.6811
Louisiana
Louisiana
New Orleans
Date:Friday, October 28th
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Arabesque Ballet Theater International
Address:5150 Hwy 22 (Audubon Center)
Mandeville, LA 70471
Phone:206.234.9399
Maine
Maine
Portland
Date:Saturday, August 20th
Time:11:00 AM
Place:Drouin Dance Center
Address:100 Larrabee Road, Unit 210 Westbrook ME 04092
Phone:207.854.2221
Notes:

Contact: Danielle Drouin or Brittany Goodnow [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/portland

Maryland
Maryland
Baltimore
Date:Sunday, September 25th
Place:The Moving Company Dance Center
Address:9954 York Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Phone:410.666.5710
Bethesda
Date:Friday, August 12th
Place:CityDance School & Conservatory @ Rockville
Address:1570 East Jefferson Street
Rockville, Maryland 20852
Phone:240.242.3646
Notes:

Auditions open to CityDance Students ONLY

Contact: Marybeth Russell, [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/bethesda

Michigan
Michigan
Detroit
Date:Saturday, September 24th
Place:Rhythm Pointe Dance Academy
Address:50685 Mound Rd, Shelby Township, MI 48317
Phone:586.726.9565
Detroit
Date:Friday, September 23rd
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Performer's Edge Dance Company
Address:133 West Main Street, Suite 190
Northville, MI 48167
Phone:248.349.1111
Minnesota
Minnesota
Minneapolis
Date:Wednesday, August 31st
Place:The Dance Factory
Address:1432 Lake St. S.
Forest Lake, MN 55025
Phone:651.464.6394
Minneapolis
Date:Sunday, August 28th
Time:1:00 PM
Place:QC Dance
Address:9967 Ulysses St. NE
Blaine, MN 55434
Phone:763.754.4094
Missouri
Missouri
St. Louis
Date:Friday, September 16th
Place:SkyStone Conservatory of the Arts
Address:7909 Big Bend Blvd
Webster Groves, MO 63119
Parking available in back of building. Dancers use rear entrance.
Phone:314.328.1260
Notes:

Contact: Deborah Fahnestock, [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/st-louis

New York
New York
Albany
Date:Monday, August 8th
Time:10:00 AM
Place:Premier Dance Performing Arts Center
Address:1580 Route 9
Clifton Park, NY 12065
Phone:518.373.7000
New York (Brooklyn)
Date:Sunday, August 14th
Place:Brighton Ballet Theater
Address:Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd.
Bldg. T7, 2nd Fl. Rm. 7211
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Phone:929.610.2117
Port Chester
Date:Tuesday, September 27th
Place:The Dance Gallery NY
Address:The Main Street Depot
25 Main Street, 2nd Floor
Tuckahoe, NY 10707
Phone:914.255.4092
Rochester, NY
Date:Saturday, September 24th
Time:12:30 PM (NOON)
Place:Dancing with Denise
Address:1077 Gravel Rd Suite 1, Webster, NY 14580
Phone:585.671.4191
Syracuse
Date:Thursday, September 8th
Time:4:30 PM
Place:Dance Centre North
Address:101 W Molloy Rd, Mattydale, NY 13211
Phone:315.455.8641
North Carolina
North Carolina
Asheville
Date:Saturday, October 8th
Time:9:00 AM
Place:Center Stage Dance Studio
Address:38 L Rosscraggon Rd.
Asheville, NC 28803

Phone:828.654.7010
Charlotte
Date:Wednesday, August 24th
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Legacy Dance Company
Address:842 Union Street
South Concord, NC 28025
Phone:704.652.7507
Durham
Date:Wednesday, October 12th
Place:Spotlight Dance Company
Address:120 N. Church St., Suites A & B
Salisbury, NC 28144
Phone:704.310.5706
Notes:

Spotlight is ages 7-18

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/durham

Durham
Date:Friday, October 14th
Place:Durham School for Ballet & the Performing Arts
Address:608 N. Duke St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone:919.680.4363
Notes:

Durham school for Ballet is ONLY Snowflakes age 6-8 and Snow Sprites age 10-14

Contact: [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/durham

Ohio
Ohio
Cleveland
Date:Saturday, October 1st
Time:1:30 PM
Place:En Pointe Danse
Address:In The Gallery
516 E. Washington St.
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
Phone:440.247.5747
Cleveland
Date:Tuesday, October 4th
Time:5:30 PM
Place:Cuyahoga Falls Dance Center
Address:428 Portage Trail
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
Phone:330.801.1474
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Easton
Date:Tuesday, September 20th
Place:Pennsylvania Classical Ballet Academy
Address:1716 Washington Avenue, Northampton, PA, USA
Phone:610.440.0958
Wilkes-Barre
Date:Sunday, September 11th
Place:Joan Harris Centre
Address:545 Charles Street
Luzerne, PA 18709
Phone:570.287.7977
Notes:

Contact: Elisabeth Harris, [email protected]

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South Carolina
South Carolina
North Charleston
Date:Sunday, October 16th
Time:12:00 PM (NOON)
Place:Ballet Academy of Charleston
Address:1579 Savannah Hwy.
Charleston, SC 29407
Phone:843.769.6932
Tennessee
Tennessee
Chattanooga
Date:Tuesday, August 16th
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Ballet Esprit // School of Modern Ballet
Address:3408 Elder Mt. Rd. Chattanooga Tn. 37419
Phone:931.319.1616
Knoxville
Date:Friday, October 7th
Time:4:00 PM
Place:Angela Floyd Schools North
Address:6732 Jubilee Center Way
Knoxville, TN 37912
Phone:865.947.9894
Nashville
Date:Tuesday, November 1st
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Dance South Performing Arts
Address:135 Edenway Drive
White House, TN 37188
Phone:615.672.2787
Texas
Texas
Dallas
Date:Friday, October 21st
Place:Dance Movement
Address:10301 Custer Rd #101, Plano, TX 75025
Phone:214.509.9000
Notes:

"Dallas Casts will be managed by Yvette Bauder of The Dance Movement. All students should register under The Dance Movement. Auditions will be held at multiple studios from Oct. 21-23

Friday, October 21st Dove Academy of Dance Arts in Garland,Tx,

Saturday, October 22nd 1:30 to 5:30pm at Arabesque Studio in Dallas

Sunday, October 23rd 12:30 to 4:30pm at The Dance Movement

Contact: Yvette Bauder, [email protected]

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El Paso
Date:Monday, October 17th
Time:5:30 PM
Place:British Ballet Academy
Address:9417 Montana Avenue
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone:915.591.4472
Notes:

Contact: Amy Cataldi, [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/el-paso

El Paso
Date:Friday, October 14th
Time:4:00 PM
Place:For the Love of Dance
Address:7930 North Mesa Street, Suite B9
El Paso, TX 79932
Phone:915.276.6522
Houston
Date:Tuesday, October 25th
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Mitsi Dancing School
Address:9889 Bellaire Blvd #251, Houston, TX 77036
Phone:832.638.2185
Midland
Date:Monday, October 10th
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Dance Expressions By Debra
Address:2525 N Grandview Ave #925, Odessa, TX 79761
Phone:432.212.6806
Notes:

Contact: Debra Hendricks, [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/midland

San Antonio
Date:Wednesday, November 2nd
Time:5:30 PM
Place:The Medina Ballet
Address:1105 19th Street Hondo, TX 78861
Phone:214.642.3612
Notes:

Contact: Diana McCormack [email protected]; [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/san-antonio

To learn more about Medina Ballet, head to www.balletinthecountry.com

San Antonio
Date:Saturday, October 29th
Place:Heather Stolle's School of Dance
Address:20818 Gathering Oak, Suite 101, San Antonio, TX 78260
Phone:210.481.9999
Notes:

Contact: Heather Stolle [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/san-antonio

Virginia
Virginia
Charlottesville
Date:Saturday, August 27th
Time:1:30 PM
Place:BalletSchool
Address:Charlottesville Center for the Arts
2409 Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Phone:434.975.3533
Notes:

Contact: Atsuko Nakamoto, [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/charlottesville

Charlottesville
Date:Saturday, August 20th
Time:9:30 AM
Place:Wilson School of Dance
Address:3114 Proffit Road
Charlottesville, Va. 22911
Phone:434.973.5678
Notes:

Contact: Juanita Wilson, director juani[email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/charlottesville

Fairfax
Date:Monday, September 12th
Place:Morgan Crisp Dance Company
Address:9106 Old Battlefield Blvd., Ste. 108, Spotsylvania, VA 22553
Phone:540.412.1690
Roanoke
Date:Tuesday, August 16th
Time:5:30 PM
Place:Valley Dance Productions
Address:17 Elm Ave, Roanoke, VA 24016
Phone:540.344.5633
Tysons
Date:Saturday, September 10th
Place:Kintz Mejia Ballet
Address:1524 Spring Hill Rd, McLean, VA 22102
Phone:703.506.1039
Virginia Beach
Place:Academy of Classical & Contemporary Dance
Address:677 Oak Grove Road
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Phone:757.436.1346
Notes:

Auditions open to ACCDance Students ONLY

Contact: Lynne Economou, [email protected]

For more information, see https://www.nutcracker.com/your-city/get-tickets/virginia-beach

Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Milwaukee
Date:Friday, September 16th
Time:5:00 PM
Place:Studio Via LLC
Address:N56W16743 Ridgewood Drive
Menomonee Falls WI 53051
Phone:262.510.3552