Children’s Nutcracker Auditions 2016

BalletMet Columbus – Michigan Opera Theatre

 When

Friday, September 30, 2016

Where

Detroit Opera House
Broadway Street – Ford Center for Learning Entrance
6th Floor – Chrysler Theatre

Schedule 

  • 4:00-6:00   Girls & Boys currently taking ballet classes with at least 4 years previous ballet training
    Ages 12 and up, Height 5’8″ and under
  • 6:00 – 7:00 Girls & Boys currently taking ballet classes with at least 2 years previous ballet training
    Ages 8-12, Height 4’9″-5’6″
  • 7:00 – 8:00     Girls & Boys currently taking ballet classes with at least 2 years previous ballet training
    Ages 8-12, Height under 4’9″

 

Call Backs

All dancers called back need to return at 8:15 p.m.
If needed, dancers should be prepared to stay for more than one audition
All dancers must be age eight (8) by October 3, 2014 in order to audition

 

First Rehearsals (MANDATORY) at the Detroit Opera House:

Saturday, October 1 Between 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, October 2    Between 10:00am – 5:00pm
More specific times for each role/each day will be handed out at the audition

All following rehearsals will take place on Saturdays and/or Sundays at the Detroit Opera House

 

Performances

November 25, 26, 27 at the Detroit Opera House (4 performances)

Friday, Nov. 25 @ 2:30p
Saturday, Nov. 26 @ 2:30p
Saturday, Nov. 26 @ 7:30p
Sunday, Nov. 27 @ 2:30p

 

Audition Attire

Girls:    Dark leotard, pink tights and ballet slippers
Hair pulled back in a bun.

Boys:   White T-Shirt, dark tights, ballet slippers

Please Note

No parents admitted to the audition
Information/questions:
Nutcracker Hotline (313) 961-3500 press 6 then ext. 3290

The Nutcracker Audition Form

All answers are required.

Child's name*

Sex
 Male Female

Age*

Birth date*

Height*

Waist*

Chest*

Out seam* (waist to floor)

Years of ballet training*

Guardian's name*

Email*

Phone number*

Street Address*

City*

State or Province*

Country*

Zip*