Contributed photo/
                                The cast from the 2016 production.

Contributed photo/ The cast from the 2016 production.

Audition for ‘Nutcracker’ ballet

  • Tue Sep 4th, 2018 3:37pm
  • Life

Submitted by the Salish Sea Ballet

The Salish Sea Ballet staff will hold open auditions for the “2018 Friday Harbor Nutcracker” at their studio, 689 Airport Center, Friday Harbor, on Sunday, Sept. 9. Auditions are open to everyone ages 3 and up.

The audition schedule is as follows:

  • 1-1:30 p.m.: Ages 3-6; no experience necessary.
  • 1:45-2:15 p.m.: Ages 6-10; party scene, no experience necessary.
  • 2:30-3:30 p.m.: Ages 9 and older, land of the sweets and soloists, two years or more ballet experience.
  • 3:45-4 15 p.m.: Ages 12 and older including adults; party scene and character roles, no experience necessary.

Audition policies and registration information are available at Salish Sea Ballet’s Friday Harbor Nutcracker is an interactive family event featuring an excerpted version of the classic holiday ballet. Performances take place at Brickworks on Dec. 15-16. Tickets go on sale to the public in October. For more information, visit or call 360-298-1720.

Salish Sea Ballet is the pre-professional ballet school of the San Juan Islands. The mission is to engage and inspire dancers of all ages while providing high quality technical and artistic instruction in classical and contemporary ballet for ages 3-adult.