Nutcracker & Cinderella AuditionsSeptember 22, 2018
Western Arkansas Ballet, a non-profit performing arts organization, will hold combined open auditions for Cinderella and the 33rd annual production of The Nutcracker on Saturday, September 22. Candidates should be at least 6 years of age with at least two years’ experience in dance and/or gymnastics; however, there are also parts available for adults and boys with little or no dance experience. Audition times are: Girls: Ages 6-8 registration 10:00-10:30 am; audition 10:30 am-12:00 pm Ages 9-10 registration 12:15-12:45 pm; audition 12:45-2:15 pm Ages 11 and up registration 2:30-3:00 pm; audition 3:00-4:00 pm Boys: Ages 6-8 registration 10:00-10:30 am; audition 10:30-11:30 am Ages 9-10 registration 12:15-12:45 pm; audition 12:45-1:45 pm Ages 11 and up registration 2:30-3:00 pm; audition 3:00-3:30 pm. Please wear appropriate dance clothing. The cost to audition for both The Nutcracker and Cinderella is $45 ($25 is refundable if you are not cast). The cost to audition for only The Nutcracker OR Cinderella is $35 ($25 is refundable if you are not cast) Western Arkansas Ballet’s annual production of The Nutcracker presents WAB’s Academy students and Pre-Professional Company members, as well as the community, an opportunity to perform Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. The production features over 100 local children and adults as well as professional artists. Performances will be Saturday, December 15 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, December 16 at 2:30 pm at the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh Street, Fort Smith. Cinderella will take the stage at the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center on Friday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 6 at 2:30 p.m.
Event Location and Contact Information:
Western Arkansas Ballet
4701 Grand Ave.
Fort Smith, Arkansas