“Nutcracker” Audition Pre-Registration Form


Please read all the following information and submit this form to pre-register for Cleveland Ballet’s 2018 production of “The Nutcracker ” at Playhouse Square.

What: Cleveland Ballet’s The Nutcracker Auditions
When: Saturday September 22, 2018 10:00am-2:00pm. Doors open: 9:30am
Where: Gund Studio Idea Center at Playhouse Square. 1375 Euclid Avenue


  • *Pre-registration is mandatory and ONLY available online*
  • Headshot = minimum 4×6 in size to be presented on the day of the audition
  • Minimum 2 years of dance training
  • Must be available for all rehearsals and performances
  • As of September 1, 2018 Male and Female dancers must be between 8-18.
    Height requirements: Ages 8-14, 46 to 62inches. Ages 15-18, 5’3” – 5’7”.
  • Female dancers: Please wear a black leotard, pink tights, ballet slippers and pointe shoes if experienced.
  • Male dancers: Please wear white t-shirt, black pants or tights and ballet shoes.

Rehearsal Dates:
October 6, 13, 27, November 3, 10, 17 and December 1, 8, 9 at:
Cleveland Ballet Studios
23030 Miles Road
Bedford Heights, Ohio 44128

December 11, 12, 13, at:
Hannah Theatre
Playhouse Square
1375 Euclid Avenue

Performance Dates:
December 13, 7pm performance
December 14, 11am and 7pm performances
December 15, 1pm and 7pm performances
December 16, 1pm and 6pm performances

Please read through our Nutcracker Audition FAQ before you submit your registration or email us with questions.

Nutcracker Audition 2018 FAQ

"The Nutcracker" Audition Pre-Registration Form 2018

  • By submitting this form I understand that Cleveland Ballet and Playhouse Square are not responsible or liable for any injuries to myself or my child while on the premises of Cleveland Ballet studios or Playhouse Square. I also understand that Cleveland Ballet, Playhouse Square and it's associates are not responsible for any lost or stolen items on the premises. I hereby consent for my child to be photographed, filmed, audio taped and/or interviewed by the media once arriving to rehearsal and performance spaces. *Please type name above to act as electronic signature*