Experience the magic of
The Nutcracker – A Tale from the Bayou
as a member of the Cast!
Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre will cast local children, ages 8 to 14, as lambs, cherubs, mice, cooks, toy soldiers and party children in this treasured holiday production. Don’t miss your chance to experience the magic of performing on stage with the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre!
Sunday, September 18th, 2022
12:45-1:30 p.m. Girls 8 years* old
1:30-2:15 p.m. Girls 9 years old
2:30-3:15 p.m. Girls 10-11 years old
3:15-4:00 p.m. Girls 12-14
3:45-4:15 p.m. Boys 8 years* and up
*Children must be 8 years old by December 31, 2022.
Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled audition time. Wear a leotard, tights, ballet slippers and know your current height, weight, and garment size.
Audition fee: $10 Cash or Check please
At Dancers’ Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Court, Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (225) 767-5814.
A limited number of financial hardship scholarships are available for all fees and miscellaneous expenses. Recipients of this award will receive tickets for families to watch their child perform along with some fun extras such as a commemorative T-shirt, Nutcracker doll, and a backstage photograph package. We hope to share our love of dance with others who might not otherwise be able to enjoy the joy of performing in this magical show! Fill out the application online below. Applications will also be available at the audition or can be printed below.
Saturday, December 17th, 2022 & Sunday, December 18th, 2022
At the River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts, 300 Saint Louis Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Click here to learn more about our company auditions for advanced dancers.
Make it even more fun and bring a friend!
Dance with your friends onstage and double (or triple) your fun! Bring your 8 -10 year old friends to the audition. No formal dance training is required and children need only to be able to follow instructions. See you there!
Children's Roles Auditions (Ages 8 - 14)Sunday, September 18, 2022
Dancer’s Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Court
- 12:45 pm-1:30 pm Girls, 8 years old
- 1:30 pm-2:15 pm Girls, 9 years old
- 2:30 pm-3:15 pm Girls, 10-11 years old
- 3:15 pm-4:00 pm Girls, ages 12-14
- 3:45 pm-4:15 pm Boys, ages 8 and up
Company Auditions (Ages 13+)Saturday, August 27, 2022
Advanced dancers with at least 2 years on pointe
- The children’s roles of Clara and BonBon are reserved for eligible members of BRBT Youth Ballet program.