The Nutcracker

A magical holiday tradition for our students, families, and audience.
A great first experience for our students to fall in love with the stage in this classical story ballet.

The Nutcracker 2022

December 17-18, 2022
Ted Mann Concert Hall

Nutcracker Prep

Nutcracker Prep Classes
September 6-9, 2022

Nutcracker Prep Classes are highly recommended, but not required, to audition for The Nutcracker. Dancers will work on technique, choreography, and audition etiquette to prepare them to audition at their best! More information.


Nutcracker Auditions
Saturday, September 10, 2022

Ages 5-7 | 9:30-10:30am
Ages 8-10 | 11:00am-12:30pm
Ages 11-12 | 1:00-2:30pm
Ages 13+ | 2:45-4:15pm
en Pointe | 4:15-5:15pm

No pre-registration required. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to audition time in order to register, receive your audition number, and warm up.

Rehearsals & Performances

Dancers attend weekly rehearsals on Saturday afternoons at ABAA studios, and theatre rehearsals during "Nutcracker Week" leading up to the performance.

In-Studio Rehearsals
9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15 Rehearsal at ABAA Studios
10/22 NO REHEARSAL - Fall Break
10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19 Rehearsal at ABAA Studios
Sunday, 11/6 Optional Photo Day at ABAA Studios
11/26 NO REHEARSAL - Thanksgiving Break
12/3, 12/10 "Full Act" Rehearsals at ABAA Studios
"Nutcracker Week" Theatre Rehearsals
after 4:30pm
Tech & Dress Rehearsals
at Ted Mann Concert Hall
Four (4) Performances
Saturday, 12/17, 2:00pm & 6:00pm
Sunday, 12/18, 12:00pm & 4:00pm

Frequently Asked Questions About ABAA's The Nutcracker

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