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Audition Announcement
August 7, 2018 at the Clemens Center

Nutcracker In Motion
Ages 6-11 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Ages 12 and up (including pointe) 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Call Backs are scheduled for 4:30 PM

Legends! A Tribute to...
Ages 6-11 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Ages 12 and up (including pointe) 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Call Backs are scheduled for 8:15 PM
Production/Notification of Parts Date
2018 Nutcracker in Motion - To be announced

2019 Legends, A Tribute to... - To be announced

New Heights Dance Theater (NHDT), a resident dance company of Clemens Center, produces two high quality professional productions each season: The Nutcracker in Motion & Legends, A Tribute to....  NHDT, is a Twin Tiers dance company that offers dancers, ages 6 years and older a wide variety of dance training and experiences.  Auditions for all productions are held each summer at the Clemens Center Performing Arts Theater (Elmira, NY). 

The Nutcracker in Motion has been billed as a fast-paced, jazzed up version of the classic holiday ballet Nutcracker.  New Heights Dance Theater's twist on this production will provide you with toe tapping music, elaborate costumes, and props. Talented dancers will bring with them dance variations that will include: jazz, modern, lyrical, acro, as well as traditional elements such as classic ballet and pointe. 2018's performances will be on Saturday, December 15, at the Clemens Center at 2:00 pm & 7:00 PM.  Ticket available through the Clemens Center Box Office. 

Legends, A Tribute to... is a presentation/sampling of various dance pieces featuring ballet, jazz and lyrical.  There will be four to six pieces performed, all to the tunes of a classic rock legend.  Artist to be announced soon!  (March, 2019)


2018 Nutcracker in Motion is made possible with public funds from NYSCA's Decentralization Grant, administered by the ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes.

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