American Midwest Ballet’s The Nutcracker returns to San Antonio with the visual splendor and charming story that make it a family favorite. Set to one of composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s most famous works, this holiday classic transports audiences to the enchanting Land of Snow and the opulent Kingdom of Sweets, featuring a uniquely breathtaking Waltz of the Flowers scene.

With a cast of 30 professional dancers joined by student dancers from throughout the community, American Midwest Ballet’s The Nutcracker features lavish sets and more than 250 beautiful costumes.

REGISTER FOR NUTCRACKER auditions

ARTS San Antonio, San Antonio Metropolitan Ballet and Dorothy Keck Dancers invite dancers ages 7 and older to audition for youth roles in American Midwest Ballet’s The Nutcracker!

HOW TO REGISTER

Pay Audition Fee (required)
Register online 
(required)
*Registration is open now through Aug. 21

AUDITION DETAILS

Auditions are Aug. 22 & 23
at Dorothy Keck Dancers
1532 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78218
Audition Schedule & Details
Frequently Asked Questions
Nutcracker Information Packet

AMERICAN MIDWEST BALLET’S
THE NUTCRACKER

Lila Cockrell Theatre | San Antonio
Dec. 19, 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 21 at 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 22 at 2:00 pm