Community Auditions for “The Nutcracker Suite”


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Event:
Community Auditions for “The Nutcracker Suite”
Start:
September 20, 2014 12:30 pm
End:
September 20, 2014 2:30 pm
Category:
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Organizer:
Charlottesville Ballet
Updated:
August 29, 2012
Venue:
CB Studio Theatre
Phone:
434.973.2555
Address:
1885 Seminole Trail, Ste. 203, Charlottesville, VA, 22901, United States

Photo Courtesy of Martyn Kyle

 

NUTCRACKER AUDITION 2014:

Saturday, September 20 at 12:30pm

The Charlottesville Ballet Studios

Register Online Here!

 

Participation in The Nutcracker Suite is open to all local dancers ages 5 & up.  Dance experience is preferred, but not required.  Only a limited number of roles are available and attendance is mandatory for all rehearsals and performances.

The Nutcracker Suite Performances:

The Culpeper State Theatre:
305 S. Main Street | Culpeper, VA 22701
Saturday December 13 at 3:00pm & 7:00pm
Sunday, December 14 at 4:00pm

Piedmont Virginia Community College:
The V. Earl Dickinson Building | 501 College Drive | Charlottesville, VA 22902
Saturday, December 20 at 11:00am & 3:30pm
Sunday, December 21 at 2:00pm & 5:00pm

After candidates have been selected for roles in The Nutcracker Suite,there may be two casts of dancers:  a Saturday Cast and a Sunday Cast.  Some performers will be in both casts depending on their role in the production. The weekly rehearsals for all dancers will be held on Saturday afternoons at the Charlottesville Ballet based on the following schedule:

Rehearsal Schedule:   Saturday Afternoons
*Dancers must be available for all listed rehearsals; casting is at the discretion of the Co-Directors

Sheep 10:30-11:30pm  | Mice + Soldiers 11:45-12:45pm |  Arabian 12:45-1:15pm
Gingerbread 12:45-1:45pm  | Chinese 2:15-3:00 |  Party Scene + Angels 3:00-3:45pm

Weekly Rehearsals:  9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15

Put-Together Rehearsals with the Professional Company:
Saturday, November 22 from 2pm-6pm – Saturday Cast
Sunday, November 23 from 2pm-6pm – Sunday Cast
Saturday, December 6 from 12pm-4pm – All Casts

Dress Rehearsals with the Professional Company (All Casts)
Dress Rehearsal at the Culpeper State Theatre:  Friday, December 12 from 4pm-9pm (Exact Call Times TBD)
Dress Rehearsal at PVCC:  Friday, December 19 from 4pm-9pm (Exact Call Times TBD)

Performance and Rehearsal Fee:   $125 per participant
*Tickets to performances can be purchased online through the Charlottesville Ballet or the Culpeper State Theatre box offices.

Saturday Cast

Performances:

Culpeper State Theatre | Saturday, December 13 at 3:00pm & 7:00pm

PVCC | Saturday, December 20 at 11:00am & 3:30pm

Sunday Cast

Performances:

Culpeper State Theatre | Sunday, December 14 at 4:00pm

PVCC | Sunday, December 21 at 2:00pm & 5:00pm

For information about auditions, rehearsals, and roles in the production, please call the studio at 434.973.2555 or contact [email protected] with the subject line “Nutcracker Auditions.”

 

 

 

Charlottesville Ballet Photos by Thomas Giroir Photography

 

 

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