Community Cast

Community Cast Auditions

Children ages 8-16 are invited to audition for the opportunity to perform with Alabama's premiere professional ballet company in the magical George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™!

Alabama Ballet is one of only seven companies in the world licensed by the Balanchine Trust to perform this holiday masterpiece. Because of this honor, Alabama Ballet has brought the full production of Balanchine´s The Nutcracker™ to San Antonio, Texas in 2005 and 2006. This year, Alabama Ballet will again take its performance on the road but to a different location - Anniston, AL.

Children auditioning should wear leotards, tights and ballet slippers. Male dancers may wear shorts, a close fitting white t-shirt and white socks.

The audition fee is $20 per child.


September 24, 2014

Ages 8-12: Registration at 4:00pm; Audition at 4:30pm

Ages 13-16: Registration at 6:00pm; Audition at 6:30pm

Alabama Ballet Center for Dance

2726 1st Avenue South

Birmingham, AL 35223

Download directions to the Alabama Ballet Center for Dance here.

Download the audition form. (pdf format).

For more information, call Libba Owen at 205-322-1874 or email Libba Owen.

Alabama Ballet's 2014 Community Cast
George Balanchine's The Nutcracker
if you accept your role Please let us know by friday october 3.

Marie
Anneli Campbell
Campbell Pate
Mary Molloy Strickland – US

Prince
Grey Sanders
Samuel Dahlen

Fritz
Emerson Cutcliffe
Samuel Dahlen
John Murch - US

Party Girls
Hannah French
Olivia Vanlandingham
Mary Molloy Strickland
Mary Gray Giardina
Gabriella Ranieri
Hannah Hollis
Anneli Campbell
Maddie Still
Hannah Thompson - Grandchild
Zora Hamilton – Grandchild
Susannah Sheehan – Grandchild
Anna Faith Dahlen – Grandchild
Laurel Robb – Great Grandchild

Party Boys
Payne Sheehan
Josephine Scalici
Emerson Cutcliffe
Charlotte Clemmons
Claire McCracken
Sarah Jane Richardson
John Murch
Clara Cagle
Mary Bailey Campbell
Dylan Wood - US

Teen
Ingrid Smyer
Kindred Joy Herrera
Lauren Hopkins
Brinley Sullivan
Elizabeth Whitley
Mavinee White
Kate Gillum
Lauren Hammett

Soldier/Saber
Anne Maison Tasker
Mary Ryan Hughes
Mary Gray Giardina
Charlotte Clemmons
Gabriella Ranieri
Sadie Stanford
Mary Ella Cockerham
Raeann Heisner
Toryn Wilson
Cimara Shackelford
Emma Walters
Mary Claire Mathews
Annabelle Lacy
Leah Shows
Ava Walters
Natalie Metcalf
Abby Precise
Mary Carleton Baynes
Anna Faith Dahlen
Susanna Sheehan
Mary Bailey Campbell
Zora Hamilton
Clara Page Skelton
Maddie Machavec
Lauren Hopkins
Karmen Rountree
Evie Green
Claire McCracken
Hannah Thompson

Trumpeter
Clara Cagle
Natalie Metcalf

Sentry
Raeann Heisner
Tomei Fincher

Bunny
Anna Warren
Olivia Vanlandingham

Baby Mice
Katelyn Douglas
Julia Reece Kelly
Eve Socolof
Madelyn Harwell
Catherine Swallows
Hannah Brown
Annabelle Robb
Anne Royal Goodson
Dylan Wood

Angels
Grace White
Maddie Still
Sarah Martin
Payne Sheehan
Josephine Scalici
Anna Warren
Catherine Swallows
Hannah French
Lydia Loglisci
Campbell Reece
Jae Forrest
Anneli Campbell
Olivia Vanlandingham
Zosia Penherski
Mary Molloy Strickland
Julia Grace King
Mary Ryan Hughes
Carly Vardaman
Hannah Brown
Charlotte Clemmons
Ani Webb

Polichinelles
Campbell Pate
Josephine Scalici
Anne Maison Tasker
Lillian Still
Mary Gray Giardino
Hannah Hollis
Clara Cagle
Anna Faith Dahlen
Susanna Sheehan
Mary Bailey Campbell
Charlotte Clemmons
Gabby Ranieri
Zora Hamilton
Anneli Campbell - US
Claire McCracken – US
Campbell Reese - US
Sarah Jane Richardson – US

Candy Cane
Maddie Machavec
Mary Clayton East
Morgan Belser
Evie Whitsett
Johanna Thompson
Laura Harris
Mabry Sansbury
Eli Alford
Peyton Allen
Alexa Smitherman
Avril Powell
Laura Nell Walker
Kiera Mays
Hannah Precise
Mabry Smyer
Tomei Fincher
Emily Russell
Elizabeth Whitley
Mavinee White – US
Kate Gillum – US
Lauren Hammett – US
Brinley Sullivan – US