Ruth Page's "The Nutcracker" Children's Audition

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Children’s audition for our annual production of Ruth Page’s

The Nutcracker


PLEASE NOTE new vaccination requirements for any auditionees over the age of 12:

Due to the requirements of our performance venues, all cast members over the age of twelve must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. If you are over twelve years old, please bring proof of vaccination for check-in on Saturday.


WHEN: Saturday, September 11th, registration begins at 2:30p, audition 3:00p – 6:00p

Please RSPV in advance to

WHERE: Ruth Page Center of the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St. Chicago, IL.


This audition is for dancers of all levels, ages 7-13 at time of audition.

The youngest dancers will be released at approximately 4:00p. Older dancers should plan to stay for the entire audition.

Dancers should be in appropriate ballet attire - tights, leotards, and ballet slippers. No headshot nor résumé required.
*Dancers are required to audition in masks due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Rehearsals: Saturday afternoons beginning September 25th


We have in-person performances planned at TWO locations for the 2021 season!


December 11th & 12th at Northeastern Illinois University
December 18th at College of Lake County - Grayslake, IL

(not all cast members will travel to Grayslake)


Questions? Reach out to

Running Time
3 Hours, 30 Minutes
Dance Styles


Ruth Page Center for the Arts

1016 N. Dearborn Parkway
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 337-6543