Nutcracker Auditions

Calling All Children, Teens and Adults!

The Nutcracker is Back!

 

Please complete the registration form below.

Saturday, August 14th

Ballet Arts of Central New York
4854 Clinton Street • Clark Mills, NY 13321

Apprentice Auditions

Check-In: 10:00am
Audition: 10:30am-12:00pm

Prerequisite: No prior MVPA Company experience, 1 year on pointe (unless invited by the artistic director).

All dancers who attend this audition must be prepared to stay for the MVPA Company audition if invited to do so by the Artistic Director. Dancer’s must also be prepared to attend the children’s audition on Sunday if asked to do so by the Artistic Director.

All registration will be completed online, including those registering the day of auditions.  Parents will be asked to check in their dancer in and pick up their dancer upon completion of the audition. Parents are not permitted in the audition room. Instructions will be given to sign up for “REMIND” which is how we will notify parents that their child is ready to be picked up.  If not fully vaccinated dancers must wear a mask during the audition.

Medical History Form and COVID-19 Release Waiver must be printed, filled out, and brought to auditions. If you do not have these complete, your dancer will not be able to audition.

Company Auditions

Check-In: 12:30pm
Audition: 1:00pm-2:30pm

Prerequisite: Must have at least one year prior MVPA Company experience unless invited to attend the Company audition by the Artistic Director.

Auditioning dancers must come prepared for ballet technique class and pointe work if appropriate. If not fully vaccinated, dancers must wear a mask during the audition.

All registration will be completed online, including those registering the day of auditions.  Parents will be asked to check in their dancer in and pick up their dancer upon completion of the audition. Parents are not permitted in the audition room. Instructions will be given to sign up for “REMIND” which is how we will notify parents that their child is ready to be picked up.  If not fully vaccinated dancers must wear a mask during the audition.

Medical History Form and COVID-19 Release Waiver must be printed, filled out, and brought to auditions. If you do not have these complete, your dancer will not be able to audition.

Sunday, August 15th

NEW LOCATION: Utica Masonic Hall
251 Genesee Street • Utica, NY 13501

Parking entrance is on Hopper Street. Enter in the back into the auditorium.

Open Auditions

Check-In: 12:00pm
Audition: 1:00pm

Auditions are open to dancers age 5 and up. Dancer’s with at least a year of pointe experience should attend the auditions on Saturday. Auditioning dancers should come dressed for dance class (tights, leotard, ballet shoes and girls hair pulled back in a ballet bun).

All registration will be completed online, including those registering the day of auditions.  Parents will be asked to check in their dancer in and pick up their dancer upon completion of the audition. Parents are not permitted in the audition room. Instructions will be given to sign up for “REMIND” which is how we will notify parents that their child is ready to be picked up.  If not fully vaccinated dancers must wear a mask during the audition.

Medical History Form and COVID-19 Release Waiver must be printed, filled out, and brought to auditions. If you do not have these complete, your dancer will not be able to audition.

We would like to thank you so much for your interest in The Nutcracker. It is such a wonderful experience for all who are involved.

 

Sincerely,

Mohawk Valley Performing Arts Board of Directors

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