dbco-nutcraker-auditions

DALLAS BALLET COMPANY, a non-profit organization, is holding auditions for the 2017/18 year. Dallas Ballet Company is a pre-professional ballet company that offers young serious dancers the opportunity to perform in professional quality productions for the community. Dallas Ballet Company has performed for numerous local events and festivals including an annual Nutcracker, DBCo’s En Avant Spring Concert, Symphony of Toys at Avery Fisher Hall in New York City and the Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas. Having successfully toured in Austria 2006,
 2010, and 2015 as part of the Young Tanzsommer dance festival, DBCo is now internationally recognized. Dancers must be fully committed to become a member of DBCo and parental support is required and crucial for the organization. DBCo is also an Honor Company member of Regional Dance America/Southwest.

AUDITIONS

Sunday, August 27, 2017
Dallas Ballet Center
8530 Abrams Road at Royal Lane

Ages 12 – 13 1:00 – 2:45 pm
Ages 14+  3:00 – 5:45 pm 

Registration: Arrive 30 minutes early to register. Registration is free.

Mandatory Parent Meeting: Parents are required to attend an informational meeting fifteen minutes prior to each audition.

Attire for Girls: Black Leotard, pink tights, ballet and pointe shoes; hair in bun

Attire for Boys: White T-shirt, Black tights, white or black shoes /socks

Company Levels

Dancers will be considered for the following company levels if both the age and technique prerequisites are met.

Dallas Ballet Company

  • Minimum age 14
  • 3+ weekly technique/pointe classes
  • Saturday Company Class/rehearsal
  • Weekly Mon/Wed evening rehearsals

Dallas Ballet Company Apprentice

  • Minimum age 13
  • 2+ weekly technique/pointe classes
  • Additional Friday class Rehearsals strongly encouraged

Dallas Ballet Company Apprentice Trainee

  • Ages 13-15
  • 2+ weekly technique/pointe classes

Dallas Ballet Junior Company

  • Ages 12-14
  • 2+ weekly technique/pointe classes