To be held Sunday, September 7, 2014
- Registration begins at 11:15 a.m.
- Parking is available in Lot B-3 (South side of Center Drive)
- Enter Stephens Auditorium at the Southeast Corner
- DO NOT drop off or park in the loading dock area
- Dancers need to be dressed, warmed-up and ready to audition at the times listed below
- All dancers should wear leotards, tights and ballet or pointe shoes
- Dancers MUST be enrolled in a dance studio and Pointe dancers MUST be studying pointe to perform
- Children must be 6 years of age or older to perform
- You may be cast in a part for which you did not audition. We reserve the right to cast you in ANY part
- Dancers are encouraged to audition for every role they are capable of performing
|Noon – 3:00pm*||3:00 – 3:30pm*||3:30 – 7:30pm*|
|Children ages 6 & Over||Adults||Ballet Dancers: Male/Female, Pointe (P)/Non-Pointe (NP)|
|Angels||First Act Party Guests||Dolls (P)|
|Mother Ginger’s Kids||Maids||Flutes (P)|
|Indian Boys||Justice Silberhaus||Spanish (P)|
|Fritz & Friends||Frau Silberhaus||Chinese (P)|
|Clara & Friends||Mouse King||Dew Drop Fairy (P)|
|Russians||Mother Ginger||Flower Soloist (P)|
- Carefully review the Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule and note potential conflicts.
- You MUST attend the first rehearsal for your role. If you miss more than one rehearsal, we reserve the right to replace you.
- First rehearsal will be at the Ames Dancenter South, 319 South 17th Street, Ames, IA 50010.
- Call the Dancenter at (515) 233-0826 with any questions.
- There is a costume cleaning fee of $20 per performer. A $5 late fee will be added after 10/9/14.
- YOUR HELP IS NEEDED - A Volunteer Coordinator will contact all participating families for backstage help at rehearsals and performances. Families of each cast member are required to provide volunteer help in lieu of supplemental participant fees. This helps keep costs down and keeps our performances running smoothly and safely.
NEW: Fitting Schedule
ATTENDANCE AT YOUR SCHEDULED TIME IS MANDATORY
Group fittings are necessary in order to best fit all cast members. This is a tentative schedule, subject to change if necessary. Please check frequently.
To enter CY- please use southeast outside door and take stairwell to basement.
|Angel Cast 1 Saturday PM||10/4/14||11:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Angel Cast 2 Saturday evening||10/4/14||11:30||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Angel Cast 3 Sunday||10/4/14||12:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Arabians – Girls||10/19/14||3:00||CY Stephens||basement|
|Arabians – men||10/19/14||4:15||CY Stephens||basement|
|Ballerina Doll||09/28/14||1:00||Dancenter||Dressing room|
|Chinese||10/05/14||4:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Clara – all casts||09/28/14||2:00||Dancenter||basement|
|Clara’s Friends Saturday PM||10/5/14||11:15||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Clara’s Friends Saturday eve||10/5/14||11:45||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Clara’s Friends Sunday||10/5/14||12:15||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|First Lieuteniants & Fritz||10/19/14||1:00||CY Stephens||basement|
|Flower Solos||10/4/14||4:30||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Flowers||10/4/14||6:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Fritz and Friends||10/19/14||1:00||CY Stephens||basement|
|Maids||10/5/14||2:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Moor Doll||09/28/14||1:00||Dancenter||Dressing room|
|Mother Ginger Big Kids||10/04/14||3:30||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Little Mother Gingers Sat afternoon||10/04/14||12:30||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Little Mother Gingers Saturday eve||10/04/14||1:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Little Mother Gingers Sunday||10/04/14||3:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Nutcracker||10/05/14||3:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Party Guests – Men||10/19/14||4:15||CY Stephens||basement|
|Party Guests – Women||10/05/14||4:15||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Rag Doll||10/05/14||1:15||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Russians||10/04/14||2:15||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Snow Flurries||10/04/14||4:00||Scheman||Ground floor meeting room|
|Spanish – Women||09/27/14||1:30||Danceneter||Dressing Room|
Call Jerri Baumeister with questions 515-232-1354.