Calling Dancers & Gymnasts

Auditions Held Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017

The Nutcracker will be performed at North Florida Community College on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 at 7 PM by Dance Alive National Ballet. Student dancers and gymnasts are invited to audition for parts starring alongside Dance Alive’s amazing professional dancers.

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 Schedule:

  • 9-10 - auditions for everyone except tumblers
  • 10-10:30 - break
  • 10:30 - results posted
  • 10:30 -12:30- soldiers
  • 11:30-12:30 - soldiers and mice
  • 12:30-1:30 - mice
  • 1:30-2 - break
  • 2-4:30 - party scene (party girls, Clara's friends, boys)
  • 4:30-5:30 - tumbler audition and tumbler rehearsal (need 8 to 12 tumblers)

*For those cast there will be 6 mandatory rehearsals in between auditions and the final rehearsal. Only one absence is allowed, and the final rehearsal is required.

Ages:

  • 7-12 - soldiers - must be taking dancing
  • 10-14 - party children - ballet
  • 10-18 - mice - strong jazz dancers
  • 12-18 - Clara's friends - strongest ballet dancers
  • 7-18- tumblers - must be able to do splits, front and back walkovers, headstands, and either back handsprings or aerials