“The Nutcracker has the kind of sets and amazing costumes you’d expect to see in a touring Broadway show.”

– Vancouver Sun

Open Auditions for Goh Ballet’s

The Nutcracker 2017

Sunday May 7th 2017 at the Scotiabank Dance Centre (677 Davie Street)

Your opportunity awaits to join the cast of Goh Ballet’s The Nutcracker with Choreography by Anna-Marie Holmes and executive production by Prima Ballerina Chan Hon Goh. Imagine sharing the stage with Principal Dancers from an internationally renowned company performing to the glorious music of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky played live by members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra under maestro Leslie Dala. This is an open call, dancers and students from throughout British Columbia are welcome. Auditions are open to students age 6 and up to Professional.

Categories and Audition Schedule


Sunday May 7th, 2017

Small Children          
Registration & Self Warm Up      

Tall Children   
Registration & Self Warm Up                

Intermediate Boys & Girls
(with & without Pointe work)                  
Registration & Self Warm Up                     

Senior Men & Women
Completed RAD Intermediate Exam + up
Ladies must show strong pointe work
Registration & Self Warm Up (Girls)         
Audition (Girls)  
Registration & Self Warm Up (Boys)         
Audition (Boys join Girls)

Age 6 & 7 years 
9:30am – 10:30am
10:30am – 11:30am

Age 8 – 10 years
10:45am – 11:45am
11:45am – 1:00pm

Age 11 and up

12:15pm – 1:15pm
1:15pm – 2:45pm

Age 13 and up


2:00pm – 3:00pm
3:00pm – 5:30pm
3:30pm – 4:30pm
4:30pm – 5:30pm

*Age category is based on age as of December 31st, 2017.

**Please note that there is a $25.00 audition fee payable via cash on the day of the audition.

Save time and download your audition registration form and bring it with you on the day of the audition.