Monday, August 3, 2009

Nutcracker Auditions

A.V.A. Ballet Theatre will hold open auditions for its upcoming production of the Nutcracker Ballet, a holiday favorite choreographed by artistic director Alexander Van Alstyne.

Auditions will be held Saturday, September 19, 2009 at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts 100 South Virginia Street Reno, Nevada. Auditions will be held at the following times:

2:00 pm 8–9 year olds (Boys and girls)
2:45 pm 10-11 year olds (Boys and girls)
4:00 pm 12-14 years old (Boys and girls)
5:00 pm Corps de Ballet & Soloists (Girls en Pointe)
6:00 pm Parents and walk on roles

There will also be positions for gymnasts 14 years and up.

Please be prepared for a call-back on Sunday September 20th.

The Nutcracker Ballet will be performed at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts December 11 to 13, 2009 with the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra.

For more information please contact (775) 762-5165.

A.V.A. Ballet Theatre is the resident ballet company for the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts. They are northern Nevada's largest company under the instruction of a professional faculty with years of performing experience in renowned metropolitan ballet and production companies across the United States and Europe.

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