Saint Augustine Ballet is calling for experienced tap dancers, male and female, between the ages of 8 and 18 to open auditions on Saturday, August 13, 2016 for their eight annual production of The Nutcracker. Auditions will be held at Abella's School of Dance located at 1711 Lakeside Avenue, Unit #9 in Saint Augustine. Registration for tap begins at 12:30 p.m. with auditions from 1:00 a.m.to 2:00 p.m.
Auditions are open to all students regardless of dance studio affiliations. However, once cast, dancers must commit to the Saturday rehearsal schedule and the pre-performance rehearsals held the week of December 12, 2016. Performances will take place at 1:30p.m. and 7:00p.m. on Saturday, December 17, and Sunday, December 18th, 2016. in Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College located at 14 Granada Street in Saint Augustine.
All dancers, male and female, must bring a head shot to the audition. Bring tap shoes and dress in appropriate tap attire: black leotard, bike shorts, and tights for females; black jazz pants, and white t-shirt for males. A non-refundable $25 audition fee will be charged at the time of registration, cash or check payable to Saint Augustine Ballet.
Once cast, there is a non-refundable performance fee of $175 that covers rehearsals, costume rental and fittings, plus a cast t-shirt. Audition registration forms will be available at the studio and www.saintaugustineballet.com. If you have additional questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The St. Augustine Ballet is a 501(C)3 nonprofit arts organization whose mission is to offer dancers the unique opportunity to perform in full-length classical ballet productions alongside professional dancers. Saint Augustine Ballet strives to involve community members of all ages in meaningful dance experiences, as either a participating dancer or audience member.