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

THE NUTCRACKER INFORMATION

We are excited to announce that all Ballet 3, 4, 5 & 6 students will be included in our 2019 production of The Nutcracker! We will still hold open auditions for lead roles and additional parts, but our upper academy ballet classes will have an opportunity to learn the choreography in their classes. (As always, students may decide to opt out of participating in performances.)

 

PERFORMANCE DATES
Friday, December 13th at 7pm
Saturday, December 14th at 2pm


OPEN AUDITION INFORMATION
Any student ages 7 and up with at least 2 years of ballet is welcome to audition for The Nutcracker. If your student’s class is already participating in the show, your student is still welcome to audition for an additional role.


AUDITION: Saturday, August 3rd at ESA

 

AUDITION SCHEDULE
11:00am – 11:45am: – Open Audition & warm up for additional roles


ADDITIONAL ROLES

12:00pm  – Clara (female ages 7-11)

12:30pm – Party scene extras

  • Mouse King (male or female; intermediate/advanced)
  • Soldier doll (male or female; intermediate/advanced)
  • Columbine doll (female; intermediate/advanced)
  • Harlequin doll (female; intermediate/advanced ages 8-12)
  • Fritz (girl or boy ages 7-13)
  • Drosselmeyer (adult male or female: at least one year of ballet and acting experience)

1:30pm – Snow Queen/Snow King (king:male: intermediate/adv.; queen:female: intermediate/adv.- en pointe)

 

NO AUDITION FEE
(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 EcclesiaArts@gmail.com.

(Rehearsal dates and performance dates will be posted soon)

 

Congratulations to our 2018 Nutcracker cast!