The Nutcracker

Students ages 8 and up are eligible to audition for

International Ballet's "The Nutcracker", performed annually at the Peace Center Concert Hall with the Greenville Symphony Orchestra.  A Resident Company of the Peace Center, International Ballet showcases internationally renowned principal guest artists alongside dancers of its

pre-professional performing company throughout the year.  Artists have been featured from companies such as

American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey Ballet, Cincinatti Ballet,

Orlando Ballet, and more.

Auditions are held in late August, and rehearsals with International Ballet artistic staff takes place from

September through December on Saturdays.

The Nutcracker Details

  • The Nutcracker Auditions

    • Saturday, August 24

      • Please come early to register!

    • 2pm: Age 8-13

    • 3pm: Age 14+

  • Performance Commitment

    • Rehearsals on Saturday afternoons 

    • $100​ Performance Fee

    • Parent Volunteer Hours (minimal requirement)

  • Opportunity

    • Rehearse with International Ballet Artistic Staff and Company dancers​

    • Perform with internationally recognized Principal Guest Artists

    • Participate in a professional production with a live orchestra and choir

    • Perform at the acclaimed Peace Center Concert Hall