Open auditions for "The Nutcracker" will begin at noon on Aug. 22 in the Rankin Arts Center, 1004 Broadway. The auditions will start for the 7-year-olds and go up in age to the adults.
These auditions are open to anyone in the Columbus area. Even if you attend another dance school, you can audition for "The Nutcracker."
Men are needed for "The Nutcracker," in the party scene, but also in the Russian and Arabian dances.
The Columbus Ballet will perform "The Nutcracker" Nov. 28-29 in the Bill Heard Theatre, RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway. The dancers will be accompanied by the Columbus Ballet Orchestra. There will also be a school performance on Dec. 1.
Call 706-641-5030 for more information.