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Youth Audition Requirements and Information

Moscow Ballet casts student dancers in ancillary roles performing side-by-side with the full Russian company.

Roles for student dancers in the Great Russian Nutcracker include Party Children, Mice, Snowflakes, Angels, Snow Maidens and more.  Add slide show here

Are you eligible to audition? Please review requirements below.

Student dancers must be 7 to 16 years old and a maximum of 5’2 tall.  Applicants must have at least one year of ballet experience, and must bring their printed and signed registration form to the audition.

At the audition student dancers must be dressed in black leotard and pink tights - please bring pointe shoes if on pointe. A prepared piece will NOT be needed. Those auditioning will be notified at the audition if they have been selected and should be prepared to stay after the audition for rehearsal.

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Auditions are held in most of the 80+ cities on the tour. Scroll down to find details about the audition in your city.

Audition dates & time will be posted as they are confirmed. In the meantime, Check out the Moscow Ballet Host Dance Studio in your city!

South Dakota
South Dakota
Aberdeen
Place:Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center Dance Program
Address:225 Third Ave. SE,
Aberdeen SD, 5740

Notes:Performance Tue. Nov. 29, Northern State School of Fine Arts @ 7 p.m.

http://www.aberdeen.sd.us/dance

New York
New York
Albany
Place:Orlando School of Dance and the Premier Dance Performing Arts Center
Address:1765 State St.
Schenectady, NY 12304


Phone:Debra Ann Pigliavento 518.393.7827
Notes:Performance on Fri., Dec. 2, Palace Theatre @ 7 p.m.

http://orlandodance.com/

Albany
Place:Premier Dance Performing Arts Center
Address:54 Crossing Blvd. # 25
Clifton Park, NY 12065
Phone:Jaye Cummings 518.373.7000
Notes:Performance on Fri., Dec. 2, Palace Theatre @ 7 p.m.

www.premierdanceny.com

New Mexico
New Mexico
Albuquerque
Place:Renee Antoinette's School of Dance
Address:920 S Main St.
Belen, NM 87002
Phone:Renee Baca-Chavez 505.864.9555
Notes:Performances Sun., Dec. 11, KIVA Auditorium @ 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

http://reneesschoolofdancenm.com

North Carolina
North Carolina
Asheville
Place:Center Stage Dance Studio
Address:38 Rosscraggon Rd.
Asheville, NC 28803
Phone:Michele Lee 828.654.7010 / 828.215.9307
Notes:Performance Dec. 4, Thomas Wolfe Auditorium @ U.S. Cellular Center @ 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.

http://www.centerstage1.com

Georgia
Georgia
Atlanta
Place:Atlanta Academy of Ballet and Dance
Address:1610 Cobb International Blvd. NW #6
Kennesaw, GA 30152
Phone:Susan Banks Beebe 678.224.8931
Notes:Performances Fri. & Sat. Dec. 9-10, Rialto Center For the Performing Arts, @ 1 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m. http://www.aabdstudios.com
California
California
Bakersfield
Place:J & M Dance Center
Address:Santa Lucia St.
Golden Hills, CA 93561
Phone:Joy Handy 661.972.0612
Notes:Performance Wed., Dec.14, Fox Theatre @ 7:30 p.m.

http://jandmdancecenter.blogspot.com/

Maryland
Maryland
Bethesda
Place:CityDance Center at Strathmore
Address:5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852.
Phone: Lorraine Spiegler 301.581.5204
Notes:Performance Wed., Thu., Fri. Dec. 21-23, CityDance Center at Strathmore @ 8 p.m.

https://www.citydance.net

Alabama
Alabama
Birmingham
Place:Alabama Dance Academy
Address:3221 Old Columbiana Rd.
Vestavia Hills, AL 35226
Phone:Pamela Sayle 205.978.6830
Notes:Performance Sat., Dec. 3, Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex @ 3 p.m.

http://www.alabamadanceacademy.com/

Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Boston
Place:Koltun Ballet Academy
Address:23 Main St.
Watertown, MA 02472
Phone:Alexandra Koltun 617.901.3792
Notes:Performance Sun. Dec. 4, Orpheum Theatre @ 3 p.m.

koltunballetacademy.com

Kentucky
Kentucky
Bowling Green
Place:Dance Arts of Bowling Green
Address:1060 Pedigo Way
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Phone:Martha Madison 270.842.6811
Notes:Performance Mon., Dec. 12, Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center @ 7 p.m.

http://danceartsbg.com

Missouri
Missouri
Cape Girardeau
Place:The Dance Center
Address:118 Perry Plaza # A
Perryville, MO 63775.
Phone:Kathi Wolf 573.517.7727
Notes:Performance Thu., Dec. 8, Bedell Performance Art Center @ 7 p.m.

http://www.thedancecentermo.com

Wyoming
Wyoming
Casper
Place:Beautiful Feet Academy
Address:2115 B E. 12th
Casper, WY 82601

Phone:Julie Oliver 307.277.8907
Notes:Performance Wed., Dec. 7, Casper Events Center @ 7 p.m.

http://www.beautifulfeetdance.com/

North Carolina
North Carolina
Charlotte
Place:Charlotte School of Ballet
Address:627 South Sharon Amity Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211


Phone:Gay Porter 704.366.9675
Notes:Performance Sun., Dec. 11, Ovens Auditorium @ 3 p.m.

http://charlotteballet.com

Virginia
Virginia
Charlottesville
Place:BalletSchool
Address:2409 Ivy Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Phone:Atsuko Nakamoto 434.975.3533
Notes:Performance Sun., Dec. 18, Paramount Theatre @ 12 p.m. , 4 p.m., 8 p.m.

http://www.balletschoolva.com

Tennessee
Tennessee
Chattanooga
Place:Hamilton Academy of Dance & Hamilton Ballet
Address:8509 Hixson Pike
Hixson, TN 37343

Phone:Patricia Ryan 423.598.8786
Notes:Performance Wed., Dec. 21, Tivoli Theatre @ 7 p.m.

http://www.hamiltonballet.com

Wyoming
Wyoming
Cheyenne
Place:Act Two Studios
Address:1212 Spirit Lane
Cheyenne, WY 82009
Phone: Leslie Connaghan 307.637.5112
Notes:Performance Tue. Dec. 6, Cheyenne Civic Center @ 7:30 p.m.

http://www.acttwostudios.com

Ohio
Ohio
Cleveland
Place:En Pointe Danse
Address:516 Washington St.
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
Phone:Gail Friedberg 440.247.5747
Notes:Performance Sat., Dec. 17, Cleveland Music Hall @ 1 p.m. & 5 p.m.

http://enpointedanse.com

California
California
Cupertino
Place:Saratoga School of Dance
Address:18776 Cox Ave.
Saratoga CA 95070
Phone:Terry Phillips 831.247.2252
Notes:Tues., Dec. 20, Flint Center 4 p.m. & 8 p.m.

http://www.saratogaschoolofdance.org

Texas
Texas
Dallas
Place:London School of Dance
Address:565 W Oates Rd # 105
Garland, TX 75043





Phone:London School of Dance 972 .686.1966
Notes:http://londonschoolofdance.com
Dallas
Place:Toby's School of Dance
Address:635 W Campbell Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080
Phone:Toby's School of Dance 972.235.0514
Notes:http://www.tobysdance.com/
Colorado
Colorado
Denver
Place:Cherry Creek Dance
Address:2625 E 3rd Ave.
Denver, CO 80206
Phone: Stephanie Prosenjak 303.885.7837, Lee Prosenjak 303.885.7845
Notes:Performances Fri. Dec. 9 @ 7 p.m., Paramount Theatre and Sat. Dec. 10 @ 1 p.m. & 5 p.m., Paramount Theatre

http://www.cherrycreekdance.com

Michigan
Michigan
Detroit
Place:MDM Dance Project
Address:6060 Collection Dr.
Shelby Charter Township, MI 48316
Phone:Mark McCleese 586.781.0707
Notes:http://www.mdmdanceproject.com
New York
New York
New York
Place:Brighton Ballet Theatre School of Russian Ballet
Address:2001 Oriental Blvd. #7211
Brooklyn, NY 11235

Phone:Irina Roizin 718.769.9161
Notes:Performance Sat., Dec. 3, Kings Theatre @ 3 p.m.

http://www.brightonballet.org