MV Ballet to hold auditions for Nutcracker production

Published Aug 10, 2017 at 4:00pm

CLARK MILLS — Mohawk Valley Ballet will hold open auditions, apprentice auditions and company auditions for “The Nutcracker” on Saturday, Aug. 12 and Sunday, Aug. 13 at Ballet Arts of Central New York, 4854 Clinton St. The registration fee is $10 in advance or $15 at the door.

There will be open auditions on Sunday. Registration begins at noon, and the auditions begin at 1 p.m. Interested children must be at least 5-years-old and must be able to take direction and behave appropriately. Prior experience in dance or gymnastics is helpful, but not required.

There will be apprentice auditions Saturday, with registration beginning at 9 a.m. and auditions beginning at 10 a.m. The apprentice auditions are for students at an intermediate level of ballet with a minimum of one year on pointe. Apprentices may be asked to return for subsequent auditions.

Company auditions will take place Saturday, with registration beginning at noon and auditions beginning at 1 p.m. Company auditions are intended for students at an upper intermediate to advanced level of ballet. For information, visit or call 315-738-7646.