Nutcracker Community Auditions – Open to the Public

Saturday, October 3

Sawnee Ballet Theatre holds open auditions for its annual production of the Nutcracker every year at Sawnee School of Ballet for dancers in first grade and above with at least one year of dance experience. Open casting roles include party children, mice, soldiers, snow angels, angels, lambs, and more!

Due to Covid-19, this year’s production will be filmed at NFHS 12/5-12/6 and shown as a movie at another location on 12/19. Rehearsals will begin as early as 10/7 and will also be conducted over Thanksgiving break.

Audition Dress Code:
*This is a ballet audition.  Please come in the correct attire, or dancers will not be permitted to participate.

Girls: solid colored leotard (if an SSB ballet student, please wear assigned class color), pink tights & ballet shoes with hair pulled back in neat bun, NO jewelry (stud earrings permitted)
Boys: white t-shirt, black tights or shorts, white socks (optional), & ballet shoes

For more information and to register:

An “Audition Results” link will be posted here on Sunday, October 3 by 9:00 pm.


Spring Concert Community Auditions – Open to the Public

Saturday, January 9, 2021
Please check back December 15, 2020 for more information and the registration link.

Company Auditions

Open auditions for SBT’s company are held every spring at Sawnee School of Ballet. Acceptance is by audition and /or invitation based upon the dancers: technique, strength, body placement, and maturity.

Auditions for 2021-2022
Saturday, May 8, 2021
Sawnee School of Ballet
433 Canton Road, Suite 312
Cumming, GA 30040

Audition Fee: $20

Please arrive at your scheduled time to sign in, receive and pin on your audition numbers, and warm up. Ladies should wear their assigned leotard color and pink tights with hair pulled back in neat bun.  Please bring both your ballet slippers and pointe shoes. NO jewelry. Light make up is encouraged.  Male dancers should wear a white form-fitting shirt, black tights, and ballet shoes.

Please check back for the audition registration link on March 1.



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