Nutcracker Auditions

Sunday, September 13, 2015, 11:45 am - 6:15 pm

Acton School of Ballet (directions)

3 Spruce Street, Acton, MA 01720

Photo by Mike Nyman Photography

Auditions for non-company children for The Nutcracker will be held at
the studios of Acton School of Ballet on September 13.

Audition times depend on the age and experience of the dancer.

Dancers from all schools are invited to audition.

Group 1: 11:45am - 1:30pmDancers 9 and 10 years old with at least two years of ballet training
(Acton School of Ballet Level 3 & Level 4)
Group 2: 1:45pm - 4pmDancers at least 11 years old with at least four years of ballet training
(ASB Level 5 and up)

Please note Group 2 does not audition for pointe roles. Dancers in this age group who want to audition for pointe roles and meet the qualifications for Group 3 should come only to the Group 3 audition.

Group 3: 4:15pm - 6:15pmDancers at least 13 years old with at least six years of ballet training. Female dancers must have at least two complete years of pointe study. (ASB Level 7 and up)

Dancers in Group 3 will also be considered for non-pointe roles.

The doors open at 11:15 a.m. for registration.

  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time to register.
  • The fee for auditions is $20, cash or check payable to Commonwealth Ballet, due at registration prior to the audition.

For more information, contact the Commonwealth Ballet office at (978) 263-6533.