top of page
  • SCB

Nutcracker Auditions 2023

NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS for the annual performances at Alberta Bair Theater, with San Diego Ballet, are coming up next week! See below for details about audition times for different age groups and heights, all occurring on Friday, September 15th. As always, performances are over Thanksgiving weekend, Nov 25th at 2 pm and 7 pm, and Nov 26th at 2 pm.

All who are interested in performing in this iconic production are encouraged to come!

Auditions for our SCB Nutcracker Tea Party performances will be at the same time. More info on that to come in our next post!

Friday September 15th NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS

4:00-4:30 Ages 6+ and Heights under 4'2

Baby Dolls, Baby Rats, Sugar babes, Sheep

4:30-6:00 Ages 6+and Heights 4'2 - 4'8"

Party Boys & Girls, Fritz, Gingersnaps, Candy Canes, Jr. Soldiers, Sheep

6:00-7:00 Ages 10+ and Heights 4'8 -5'6

Garlands, Ladies in Waiting, Jr. Rats, Sr. Soldiers, Russian Bears, Clara, Prince, Party Boys & Girls

(Some of the students may be asked to stay for the 7 pm audition and must be available if asked.)

7:00-8:00 Ages 13+ and Heights 5'2+ (Advanced level girls w/pointe shoes)

Petals, Snow, Garlands, Ladies in Waiting, possible variations and/or understudies for variations

Audition Day PROCEDURE:

Fill out an Audition/Registration Form

· Pick up and fill out the day Auditioning (15-20 min early)

· Print the Audition form on the Website to bring to the Audition

* You can register and pay in advance through your JackRabbit Parent Portal.

Pay an Audition Fee of $10

* You can register and pay in advance through your JackRabbit Parent Portal.

· Day of, you can pay cash or check payable to Betty Loos

Receive and wear your Audition Number

· Get a number AFTER your Audition/Registration Form is turned in & your fee is paid.

Warm-up and wait in holding studio until called to Audition!

IMPORTANT: Some dancers will be asked to come back at another audition time on Friday & may have to stay later. Some dancers will be asked to come back Saturday for a rehearsal to learn portions of their dance from San Diego Ballet (see below). Other dancers will not begin rehearsals until a later date and these times will be announced ASAP. Most rehearsals will be on Saturdays.

Saturday September 16th Mandatory Rehearsals w/San Diego Ballet

10:00-11:30 Master Class w/Stephanie - SCB for Levels B4-B6

10:00-11:00 Gingersnaps

11:00-12:00 Sugarbabes

11:30-12:30 Garlands

1:00-2:00 Party Children Scene with Clara (Clara separate time if needed)

2:00-3:00 Senior Soldiers

379 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page