Ballet Bellingham - Think it. Dream it. Dance it.

Ballet Bellingham Presents

December 9, 2016 ~ 7:30p.m.
Mount Baker Theatre
104 N. Commercial Street
Bellingham, WA
(360) 734-6080

Auditions will be held on August 27th
between 12:00 and 3:00pm

Auditions are open to everyone! You do not need to be current student of Ballet Bellingham to be a part of The Nutcracker.

Audition Times

12:00 – 12:30pm – Ages 3 – 6
12:45 – 1:15pm – Ages 6 – 9
1:15 – 1:45pm – Ages 9 – 12
2:00 – 3:15pm – Ages 12+ (please bring pointe shoes if applicable)

Performance information

  • Ages 7 and under are not required to have any prior ballet training. Ages 7 and up with at least one year of ballet training are eligible to be a part of the show.

  • No pre-registration required. Just show up on the day of the audition!

  • Rehearsal's for children's parts are held on Friday afternoon/evenings between 4-7:30pm. Specific rehearsal times will be discussed at the audition. Advanced parts are rehearsed on Saturday's between 2-6pm and weekday evenings by arrangement. Children's rehearsals average 30min-1hour per part, per week.

  • Participants are required to attend the full cast run-thru and dress rehearsals on

Saturday, November 26th - 3-5:30pm
 (Thanksgiving weekend, if unable to attend this rehearsal, please let us know!)
Saturday, December 3rd - 3-5:30pm
Thursday, December 8th - 5:00-7:00pm
Friday, December 9th (theater dress rehearsal) - 2-4pm

  • There is a participation fee of $110 due by the first rehearsal. The performance fee covers costume use, choreography, rehearsal time, and one free ticket to the performance.