Nutcracker Auditions

NutcrackerBlairsville Dance Project is excited to announce its 2019 auditions for “Not the Same Old Nutcracker.” The show will take place on Saturday, December 21 and auditions will be held on Thursday, August 8 beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Auditions are being held for the following roles:

Dance Roles

  • Clara: Any dance style (must also be prepared for acting audition)
  • Wind-up Dolls (Ballerina, Harlequin, and Soldier): Jazz or Hip Hop
  • Mouse King: Hip Hop or Acro
  • Nutcracker: Any dance style
  • Snow Queen: Pointe
  • Sugar Plum Fairy: Pointe
  • Dew Drop Fairy: Ballet or Pointe

Acting Roles

  • Fritz
  • Drosselmeyer
  • Mother Ginger

All those auditioning for dance roles must come prepared with a 1 minute routine showcasing his/her chosen dance style. Dancers may select any music for the audition, but please make sure it is age appropriate and does not contain profanity.

Those auditioning for acting roles must be prepared to perform scenes from the show in the role of the character for which they are auditioning.

Selected dancers will be required to be enrolled in classes at Blairsville Dance Project for the Fall season, as many rehearsals will take place during class time. Those selected for all roles must be available to attend Dress Rehearsal (date to be announced, week of 12/15).

To sign up to audition, complete the form located at

If you have any questions, please email blairsvilledance@gmail or call (706) 835-1415. We hope to see you on Thursday, August 8!