The Nutcracker

2019 Open Auditions



We hope you will join us for our 2019 production of The Nutcracker! Auditions will be held Saturday, August 3rd

11:00am – 11:45am: BEGINNER: ages 7 and up with at least one year of ballet training. (ESA approx. levels 2-3)

12:30pm – 1:15pm: INTERMEDIATE: ages 10 and up with at least three years of ballet training (ESA approx. levels 4 and up)

1:30pm – 2:30pm: ADVANCED: ages 12 and up with at least four years of ballet. **dancers may audition in soft shoes or en pointe**

(Non ESA students are welcome to audition)

If you cannot attend the audition, we will accept video auditions until August 6th. Video auditions should include barre work, an adagio and allegro combination, and a short piece of choreography. $10 video audition fee (per dancer). Video auditions should be emailed to

(Rehearsal dates and performance dates will be posted soon)


Congratulations to our 2018 Nutcracker cast!