Auditions: Nutcracker



The Asheville Ballet will hold Auditions for our extravagant, professional production of The Nutcracker, Saturday, September 26th, 2020 at the studios at 4 Weaverville Highway. Stay tuned for details!


Audition Fee is $10.

Parts are available for all dancers from all regional studios for ages 4 to senior adults.

For information call the Asheville Academy of Ballet at 828-252-4761, or contact us.

The Nutcracker will be performed at Diana Wortham Theatre at the Wortham Center for the Performing Arts on December 10-13, 2020.
The Asheville Ballet is North Carolina’s oldest non-profit professional ballet company.  Join us for another exciting year of professional productions. 

The Asheville Ballet auditions dancers on a show-to-show basis and often invites selected performers to continue performing in future productions throughout the year. We offer a number of paid adult professional dancing positions as well as college apprenticeships.


Please email us or call our studio office at (828)252-4761 with any questions. We also accept emailed video/headshot/dance shot/resume submissions to

We will review your material and contact you promptly! 

In addition, students from both the Academy of Ballet and Contemporary Dance as well as other studios in the Western North Carolina region are cast both in ensemble and soloists roles in our productions. In other words, you do not have to be a student attending classes with the Academy of Ballet and Contemporary Dance to perform with us. We are delighted to include the entire community in their passion to perform, both professional and student alike. All that we ask is that students are taking at least two dance technique classes per week, somewhere, in order to maintain the high-caliber of artistry that we have become so known for.


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Asheville, NC  28804​

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Artistic Director: Ann Dunn

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