AUDITIONS: The Austin City Ballet 17th annual Austin Children's Nutcracker

Event at The Austin City Ballet

7+ yrs

Tagged in: Kids, Concerts, Weekend

AUDITION TIMES: Saturday, August 26th, 2017
Ages 7-12 11:00-12:15
Ages 13 and up 12:30-2:00 pm
(and dancers who are 12 and on pointe)

CALL BACK AUDITIONS: Tuesday, August 29th, 2017, 6:00-7:30 pm

The Austin City Ballet, a non-profit 501©3 tax exempt dance company, will be performing the 17th annual “Austin Children’s Nutcracker” Thursday, December 14th, Friday, December 15th and Saturday, December 16th at The Texas School for the Deaf in Historic Downtown Austin.

Children must be at least 7 years old by January 1, 2017 in order to audition. Dancers will only be considered for roles on pointe if the dancer has been on pointe for at least 6 months. Adults, men and boys are encouraged to audition even with little movement experience. Theatrical experience is desirable.

Auditions will be held at The Austin City Ballet, 10401 Anderson Mill Rd, Ste #113, Austin, TX 78750. You may pre-register for auditions by e-mailing your Audition Information Form to

There is a $20.00 audition fee due at the time of the audition. Please bring cash or check only.
Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your audition time to allow for time to obtain an audition number, fill out the paperwork and warm up. We will not see dancers who arrive late. Dancers and parents / guardians (for dancers under 18) will need to fill out some paperwork if you have not pre-registered for auditions.

Female: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, pointe shoes - only if dancer has been on pointe for at least 6 months. Hair must be in a bun - NO BANGS. No jewelry of any kind.

Male: Black tights / leggings, white t-shirt, black ballet shoes. No jewelry of any kind.

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