Nutcracker Auditions

September 11th and 12th, 2021



Burbank Dance Academy

2518 W. Burbank Blvd.

Burbank, CA 91505

Specific times are listed on each group's page below.


Pre-register today by clicking the button below. There is an audition fee of $25 (pre-registration) or $35 on the day of the audition. Day-of-registrations will be limited to available space.

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Pointe Work Auditions

Open audition for female dancers with:

  • Recommended 6+ years of ballet training and minimum 1 year of pointe training.

  • Recommended that these dancers are enrolled in 3 ballet classes per week throughout Nutcracker season. 


Boys' Auditions

Both Open & Advanced Boys' Audition.

  • Open auditions require no experience necessary for smaller roles. 

  • Advanced Boys' Audition is recommended for ages 14+ with extensive dance training

  • Boys are also welcome to attend the age-appropriate Open Audition!


Open Dance Auditions

Open audition to all dancers, ages 7-18.

While there is no prerequisite training required, experience recommendations can be found Open Audition page.

Scholarship Opportunities

Red Chair Productions is committed to increasing accessibility to performing arts for everyone in the community.

For our 2021 Production of The Nutcracker, we are excited to offer two full participation scholarship to qualified dancers, four partial scholarships and a Boys Dance Too! scholarship.