Greater Niagara Ballet Company hosts ‘Nutcracker’ auditions
The Nutcracker,” the Greater Niagara Ballet Company’s annual family-friendly holiday show, returns December 8th & 9th to the Niagara Falls High School Performing Arts Center. The Beverley Feder directed show features local dancers, guest artists and character performers.
Those looking to participate can audition Saturday, September 16th, at the Feder School of Classical Ballet, located within the Niagara Arts and Cultural Center, 1201 Pine Ave. (Enter through the purple door.).
** IF YOU HAVE A CONFLICT WITH THE AUDITION DATE OR HAVE ANY OTHER QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL 754-1029.
The schedule includes tryouts for the following:
Corps de Ballet and soloists
A dance background is necessary for these more advanced numbers. Moreover, females must have strong pointe skills.
Clara and Fritz
Those interested in portraying Clara and Fritz must audition for at least one other part.
Children should arrive in proper dance attire 30 minutes before tryout time. The participation fee is $62 per person and $52 for each additional family member. The cost covers ballet warm up and rehearsals. PLEASE PAY BELOW.
Corps parts will be determined after auditions. If your child is selected for Corp, an additional $15 will be due. Each family is required to sell 4 tickets to our fundraiser. Print and sign Performance Agreement and Release of Claims forms and bring to the audition.
Corp rehearsals begin Saturday, September 23. Rehearsals begin Saturday, September 30 for Party Scene, Battle Scene & Bon Bons. A mandatory parent meeting and role reveal is September 22.