This is your chance to be in The Nutcracker!

Orlando Dance Conservatory is holding auditions for 2023’s season of The Nutcracker this August.

When: August 26th, 11:00am – 3:45pm
Where: Orlando Dance Conservatory

If you have any questions, send an email to

Register for your audition today:

Audition Schedule

TimeAgesRole DescriptionOn Pointe
11:00am – 12:00pm6-10Mice, Angels, Soldiers, Candy Canes, Bonbon, and Party Children.No
12:30pm – 1:30pm10+Clara, Clara’s friends, Harlequin Doll, Columbine Doll, Candy Cane SoloistYes
1:45pm – 2:45pm12+Soloist Roles:
Arabian lead, Duet Dew Drop, Rat King, Queen Sugar Plum Fairy, Angel Lead, Snow Pas, Spanish Lead/Duet, Russian Duet
2:45pm – 3:45pm12+& AdultsArabian, Snowflakes, Waltz of Flowers, Party ParentsYes/No

Audition Day

  • Please arrive 10 minutes early to turn in registration materials.
  • Mandatory parent meeting starts at 4:00pm.
  • Registration fee is non-refundable.
  • Ages 6+ bring headshot
  • Ages 10+ bring Aerobesque photo
  • Girls: tights and black or ODC leotard. Pink ballet slippers & pointe shoes.
  • Boys: Form fitting shirt, black pants, ballet shoes.


  • Rehearsals start on Septs 2nd.
  • Dress Rehearsal on Dec 15th.

Day of Show

  • Nutcracker show will be on Dec 16th.