Hands & Hearts for Performing Arts, Inc. is holding auditions for The Nutcracker Ballet that will be performed Dec. 15 and 16 at the Wakeman Cultural Center Theater in Port Charlotte.
Auditions for children and youth ages 8-18 for female and male dancers, acrobats/gymnasts and actors are invited to audition will be Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, from 9 am. to 2 p.m.
Auditions for professional and amateur dancers and actors ages 16 to 55+ will be Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at 4 p.m. Female and male dancers are needed for leading dance and character roles (Cavalier, Sugar Plum Fairy, Snow Queen, Nutcracker Prince and Rat King). Adult dancers need to bring a brief resume (no headshot needed). Adult performers are also needed for the Party Scene requiring simple choreography.
Auditions will be held at the Starz Choice Dance Academy (238 Seaboard Ave, Venice, Fl 34285). Details and registration information is available at http://www.handsandheartsperformingarts.org/nutcracker-auditions.