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Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet To Hold Open Audition For Pasadena Children

Young dancers invited to audition for December 20 Pasadena Civic Center show
Published on Sep 28, 2023

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Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet is coming to Pasadena on October 4th to host auditions for local children to participate in the performance on December 20th at the Pasadena Civic Center. Auditions will be held in partnership with the Classical Ballet Academy. 

Young dancers ages 6 to 17 are invited to audition through Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet’s unique “Dance with Us” program. 

According to a recent announcement, “The team at Talmi Entertainment will bring together 75 world-renowned ballet artists from 16 ballet capitals, transcending geographical boundaries to create a spectacle of unity this holiday season, traveling to 86 cities in North America.” 

Auditions will be hosted by the audition director, Bogdana Kopiy, company soloist, who will also direct the first rehearsals. In partnership with the Classical Ballet Academy, local children ages 6-17 may participate for the opportunity to be a part of the production. Following the audition, Bogdana will be conducting an initial rehearsal with the selected dancers. 

The audition will be held October 4, at 5:30 p.m. at Classical Ballet Academy,  787 W. Woodbury Rd #6 Altadena.

More information is available at or by calling (617) 955-7899

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