Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance Company holds open Nutcracker auditions annually in August. The audition date for the 2021 production is as follows:

Sunday, August 29th

11:30 - Registration for Ages 6-9

12:00-1:00 - Audition for ages 6-9

12:45 - Registration for Ages 10+

1:15-2:30 - Audition for Ages 10+ (all)

2:30-3:00 - Dancers on pointe remain 

Audition classes will follow all COVID protocols suggested by the CDC. We are requiring all dancers to wear a mask during the audition regardless of vaccination status. All students in the Phoenixville and Tri-County area with dance experience are invited to audition!

Please read the Audition Information for more details about our production this year as well as everything needed for the auditions. Each dancer will need to have a signed Audition Form to register. Please provide all paperwork and materials at the time of registration.



  • Dancers must be 6 years of age by the date of the audition.

  • Please download and read the Audition Information and Audition Form above. 

  • Dancers need not attend the company's official school, Kimberton Dance Academy, but should take a minimum of 1 ballet classes per week. Students are required to keep up with their training in the summer by attending 1 ballet class per week.