A beloved holiday tradition, Nashville’s Nutcracker features approximately 300 youth cast members from School of Nashville Ballet and the surrounding community dancing alongside the professional artists in Nashville Ballet’s Company, as well as the Nashville Symphony. Roles range from darling Clara to the adorable bear cavalry and everything in between.
Nashville Ballet will hold open auditions for children to join the youth cast for Nashville’s Nutcracker on the dates below. Mandatory rehearsals will begin on October 26, 2019.
- Sunday, September 8, 2019
It is only necessary to audition once. Children in each audition will receive equal consideration. Audition results will be emailed Wednesday, September 18.
What to Bring
- $10 non-refundable audition fee
- 4″x 6″ full-body photograph
Children must be 8 years old by December 31, 2019 to audition. Auditions are open to the community – no dance experience required! Children ages 12 and up must be students enrolled in School of Nashville Ballet.
Skip the line the day of the audition and pre-register below! There is a non-refundable $10 audition fee. Walk-up’s are also welcome the day of your audition.