Audition Registration for Centennial State Ballet’s The Nutcracker and Fall Showcase Performance featuring Around the World in 80 Days
Online registrations are now open through August 21.
Auditions are held on August 24, 2019 from 1:15 PM – 4:30 PM.
Auditions will be held at:
Longmont Dance Theatre Academy
1422 Nelson Rd
Longmont, CO 80501
If you have questions about this audition, please contact Centennial State Ballet at talent@centennialstateballet.org or call 303-772-1335.

AUDITION INFORMATION
After completing your online registration, you will receive a confirmation with specific times you will attend the audition.

Your registration confirmation email will include the specific times you will be asked to audition. Please watch for this email once you have completed your registration. (You should receive this email within 48 hours of registration from talent@centennialstateballet.org).

AUDITION SCHEDULE

1:15-2:00pm
Female Dancers, Ages 11-18, non-pointe and en pointe with one (1) year experience
(Call Backs possible from 2:00-3:00)

1:45-3:00pm
Female Dancers – Ages 12-18,  en pointe with two (2) years or more experience

2:45-3:30pm
All Male Dancers (All Ages)

3:30-4:00pm
Female Dancers – Ages 5-7 

4:00-4:30pm
Female Dancers – Ages 8-10 

MANDATORY PARENT INFORMATION MEETING & VOLUNTEERISM INFORMATION:
There will be a mandatory parent informational meeting on the day of the auditions for each Ballet level. AT LEAST ONE PARENT OR GUARDIAN OF AUDITIONERS MUST ATTEND THIS MEETING. This meeting includes important information about rehearsal and production requirements and is updated each year. If you are unable to attend this meeting for any reason, please notify us at talent@centennialstateballet.org prior to August 24th.
During this meeting, you will also receive information about available scholarships, performance fee reduction programs, and ways to volunteer and support Centennial State Ballet.

PARENT MEETING TIMES:
Please plan to attend the parent meeting that occurs during your performer’s audition.

FEES AND PARTICIPATION:
There is a performance fee of $250 upon acceptance of all castings for The Nutcracker and/or Around the World In 80 Days. Payment plans, fee reduction opportunities, and limited scholarships are available. More information will be provided at the mandatory parent meeting.

REHEARSALS:
Fall Showcase rehearsals will begin on Monday, August 26th. Rehearsals will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and/or Sundays. Rehearsals are held at Longmont Dance Theatre Academy until production week. Production week rehearsals and performances are held at the Longmont Museum’s Stewart Auditorium. If students miss more than one rehearsal, their part may be given to their understudy/alternate. More detailed information about rehearsals will be available after the cast list has been published.

The Nutcracker rehearsals will begin on Tuesday, October 1st. Rehearsals will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and/or Sundays. Rehearsals are held at Longmont Dance Theatre Academy until production week. Production week rehearsals and performances are held at Niwot High School Auditorium. If students miss more than one rehearsal, their part may be given to their understudy/alternate. More detailed information about rehearsals will be available after the cast list has been published.

PERFORMANCES
Performances of Around the World in 80 Days will be held at the Longmont Museum’s Stewart Auditorium on Saturday, September 28th at 2 pm and 7 pm. Performance of The Nutcracker will be held at Niwot High School Auditorium on Friday, December 20th at 7 pm; Saturday, December 21st at 2 pm and 7 pm; and Sunday, December 22nd at 1 pm.