Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance Company holds open Nutcracker auditions annually in August. The audition date for the 2020 production is as follows:

Sunday, August 30th

11-11:45am - Ages 6-9

12:00-1:00 - Ages 10-11

1:00-2:00 - Ages 12-13

2:00-3:00 - Ages 14+


Audition classes will follow all COVID protocols suggested by the CDC. All dancers MUST wear a mask and we will socially distance dancers during the audition. 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. Every dancer will need to register IN ADVANCE at the Kimberton Dance Academy office between Mon 8/24-Sat 8/29. Registration closes Saturday the 29th @ 1:15pm. Please provide all paperwork and materials at the time of registration. Dancers will receive a confirmed slot for their audition time and audition number to bring to the audition.

NEW! FAQ's - please read!




  • 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 advised to keep up with their training in the summer by attending 1 class per week (highly suggested but not a requirement this year due to COVID).