Youth Auditions

Nutcracker Auditions:
Save the Date!*
September 10-11, 2021

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Auditions will be conducted by Erika Overturff, Artistic Director; Matthew Lovegood, Ballet Master; and Susan Chowning, AMB School Director; along with members of the artistic team.

Roles are available for vaccinated dancers and singers ages 12+. Limited roles may be available for younger dancers following COVID-19 guidelines for dance.

Friday, Sept. 10
Nutcracker Vocal & Dance Auditions

Ages 8-9 – AMB School students

  • 4:00 pm: Arrive
  • 4:00 – 4:30 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 4:30 – 7:00 pm: Audition

Ages 8-9 – Community students

  • 4:30 pm: Arrive
  • 4:30 – 5:00 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 5:00 – 7:00 pm: Audition

Singers age 12+

  • 6:45 pm: Arrive
  • 7:00 – 8:00: Measurements, audition
Saturday, Sept. 11
Nutcracker dance auditions;
AMB Junior CompaNY AUDITIONS

AMB Junior Company auditions are open to students enrolled in Level 5 or 6 in the AMB School

Ages 10-11 – AMB School students

  • 1:00 pm: Arrive
  • 1:00 – 1:30 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 1:30 – 4:30 pm: Audition

Ages 10-11 – Community students

  • 1:30 pm: Arrive
  • 1:30 – 2:00 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 2:00 – 4:30 pm: Audition

Ages 12+ auditioning for AMB Junior Company

  • 5:00 pm: Arrive
  • 5:00 – 5:30 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 5:30 – 8:30 pm: Audition

Ages 12+ – AMB School students

  • 5:30 pm: Arrive
  • 5:30 – 6:00 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 6:00 – 8:30 pm: Audition

Ages 12+ – Community students

  • 6:00 pm: Arrive
  • 6:00 – 6:30 pm: Sign-in, measurements
  • 6:30 – 8:30 pm: Audition

Auditions will be held at the Hoff Family Arts and Culture Center:
1001 S 6th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

The Nutcracker performances will be:
Nov. 20 & 21: Hoff Family Arts & Culture Center, Council Bluffs
Dec. 4 & 5: Orpheum Theater, Omaha


See you at the auditions!

*Schedule subject to change