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Auditions for 21st annual Nutcracker scheduled Saturday

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Auditions for 21st annual Nutcracker scheduled Saturday
PONCHATOULA---The Hammond Ballet Company will hold auditions this Saturday, Sept. 9, for the 21st annual performance of “The Nutcracker."

Auditions will be held at A Touch of Class Dance Studio, located at 135 S. 6th Street in Ponchatoula.

Auditions will be scheduled by age and times are listed as follows:
Ages 4-7: 11 a.m. until noon
Ages 8-11: noon until 1:45 p.m.
Ages 12 and up: 2-3:45 p.m.

Registration begins 30 minutes prior to audition times. There is a $20 audition fee, which must be paid in cash only. While students are in their audition class, a parent will attend a brief meeting about the performance, rehearsal schedule, and important dates leading up to the performance.

All levels of dancers are invited to audition. Dancers who dance on pointe should bring pointe shoes. Girls should wear leotard, tights, ballet shoes and have hair in a bun.

Character and acting roles are available for boys. Boys interested in these roles should attend 12:00 - 1:45 session. Boys interested in dancing roles should attend the audition for their age group.

The Nutcracker Ballet performance dates are December 8 & 9 at the Columbia Theatre.

See HammondBallet.com or email HammondBallet@gmail.com for more information.