Auditions for The Contemporary Nutcracker

Announcing AUDITIONS for Morgantown Dance Studio and Morgantown Ballet Company’s 2016 Fall Production, THE CONTEMPORARY NUTCRACKER, which will be presented on Saturday, December 10th and Sunday, December 11th at The Metropolitan Theatre.


You must be at least 6 years old to audition for a HipHop role, 8 years old to audition for a jazz, modern, or tap role, and be a MDS Ballet Level II or Up equivalent and be en pointe to audition for a Contemporary Ballet/Pointe role.  You do not have to take classes at Morgantown Dance Studio to audition for this production.  You will not perform a prepared piece at auditions . . . the entire age group will be brought in together for auditions.


Final Make-Up Auditions will be held on Friday, August 26th at the following times:

      6:00 PM – 7:30 PM     ALL Ages 8 years old & Up (HipHop dancers 6 years old & Up)

Please wear appropriate dance attire and bring all applicable footwear (ballet shoes, pointe shoes, tap shoes, etc.)

On the day of your audition, please arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled audition time to check in, receive your audition number, and be prepared and ready to audition.


Please pay your $45 Participation Fee now by clicking the PAY NOW button.  This fee can also be paid the day of your audition by cash, check, or credit/debit card.  If the dancer is not cast in a role, or chooses not to participate prior to auditions starting, the $45 Participation fee will be refunded.




Morgantown Dance Studio and Morgantown Ballet Company are pleased to present THE CONTEMPORARY NUTCRACKER, under the artistic direction of Desiree Witt, with choreography by Craig Kaufman, Mollie Mock Kaufman, Ashley Manzo, Gretchen Moore, and Desiree Witt.