​​​City Youth Ballet's "The Nutcracker" Auditions

Auditions for City Youth Ballet's "The Nutcracker" will be held on:

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Albemarle Academy of Dance
26810 Ross Drive – Albemarle, NC

DEADLINE TO REGISTER:  Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Roles are available for males & females, ages 5 through adult (age as of September 19).

  • 11:00am   

    • Ages 5-9

    • Must be currently enrolled in at least one dance class per week

  • 1:00pm

    • Ages 10 & up

    • Must be currently enrolled in at least one BALLET class per week

  • 2:30pm

    • Ages 12 & up with strong classical ballet technique.

    • Must be currently enrolled in at least 3 BALLET classes per week

    • Females who are very proficient in pointe work, should be prepared to audition in pointe shoes

  • Adults

    • Non-dancing adults (extras) do not need to audition. We do need you to sign up on the sign up sheet at Albemarle Academy of Dance, or email us at info@cityyouthballet.com by Friday, September 25

No one will be admitted late to auditions. 

Parents - plan to stay in your car, at the studio, for the duration of your child's audition. Performers will be dismissed as they are done, and may not need to stay the entire time. Some performers may be asked to stay for additional audition times.


A mandatory parent meeting will be held on Saturday, September 26 at 1:00pm

Policies & Audition Contract can be found by clicking here. You must read these before completing the audition application.

Audition applications are available from the following places:

Submit completed paper applications to the office manager at Albemarle Academy of Dance.

A non-refundable, non-transferable audition fee must be submitted with each application. In the event of auditions or performances needing to be cancelled or rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances (COVID, weather, etc.) any money paid or any money raised will not be refunded and will be considered a donation to Uwharrie Youth Arts.