Auditions

Auditions

 

Western Arkansas Ballet to hold Combined Open Auditions for Snow White and Our 32nd Annual The Nutcracker

Western Arkansas Ballet, a non-profit performing arts organization, will hold combined open auditions for Snow White and the 32nd annual production of The Nutcracker. 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.

The auditions are Saturday, September 23, 2017 during the following times:

Girls:
Ages 6-8 registration 10:00-10:30 am; audition 10:30 am-12:00 pm
Ages 9-10 registration 12:00-12:30 pm; audition 12:30-2:00 pm
Ages 11 and up registration 2:00-2:30 pm; audition 2:30-3:30 pm

Boys:
Ages 6-8 registration 10:30-11:00 am; audition 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Ages 9-10 registration 12:30-1:00 pm; audition 1:00-2:00 pm
Ages 11 and up registration 2:30-3:00 pm; audition 3:00-3:30 pm

Auditions are at the Western Arkansas Ballet Studio, 4701 Grand Avenue in Fort Smith, AR. Please wear appropriate dance clothing. The cost to audition for both The Nutcracker and Snow White is $40 ($20 is refundable if you are not cast). The cost to audition for only The Nutcracker OR Snow White is $30 ($20 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 16 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, December 17 at 2:30 pm at the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh Street, Fort Smith.

Snow White will take the stage Saturday, March 3, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Western Arkansas Ballet is excited to present this new story ballet to the community at the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh Street, Fort Smith.