All photos are copyrighted by Bob Torrez, Photography 2018

Auditions for dancers wishing to participate in this year’s production are scheduled for


Sunday, August 26, 2018

from 10 am  - 6 pm


RBA/BRAVA studio theater 6465 Sycamore Canyon Blvd. Suite 110 Riverside, California 92507
(Platt College building, Sycamore Cyn. Blvd. & Eastridge)


Dancers ages 3 through adult are welcome and encouraged to audition for the Nutcracker production.


For More information please call: Riverside Ballet Arts 951.653.0220 or BRAVA 800. 870.6069


Audition fee $35.00    (check & cash only)



10 am – 12 (noon)

Advanced Level

Soloists & Corps de Ballet

Men and Women, Women on Pointe

No height requirements



Intermediate Level

 Boys & Girls for act one Party scene

Fritz and Clara

Height requirements- 4’3 to 4’11



Intermediate & Advanced Level

Act two Attendants

No height requirements



Beginning Level Children

Boys and Girls for Mother Ginger Children

Height requirements under 4’1



Beginning & Intermediate Levels

 Boys and Girls for Battle Scene



Beginning Intermediate & Advanced Level

 Party Scene Adults & Character Roles

No height requirements


DAVID ALLAN’S NUTCRACKER, is Riverside’s Holiday Family Tradition for over 30 years, featuring the beloved characters of world renowned Choreographer, David Allan, performed on the areas largest stage.  Showcasing the Nutcracker’s most spectacular choreography, from snowflakes to cannon fire, dazzling sets and gorgeous costumes, with a cast of over 110 talented and internationally known ballet dancers.


2018 Nutcracker show dates:  DECEMBER 21, 22 & 23

Friday 7:30 pm

Saturday 1:00 & 7:30 pm

Sunday 1:00 pm



E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation


Movement for Life Program Sponsor

Since Program inception, February 2016


Riverside City College


The Magnon Companies


William Gillespie Foundation


eXteres Corporation


Riverside Ballet Arts, RBA


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