Nutcracker auditions Saturday at Miss Libby's


Columbia City Ballet will hold auditions beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday for its Nov. 18 production of Nutcracker Ballet. The fee is $20 for auditions at Miss Libby's School of Dance, 155 W. Wesmark Blvd.

The audition dress code for females is black leotard, pink tights, hair in slick bun, lip and cheek color with light eye shadow; for males, it's white leotard or plain white T-shirt, black tights and black shoes or black tights with white socks and white shoes. Female dancers 3 years and older should bring pointe shoes.

There will be three audition groups, each for both male and female dancers:

- 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., ages 4 to 6;

- 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., ages 7 to 10; and

- 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., ages 11 and up.

Performances are at 3 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18. Rehearsals are mandatory and will be on Oct. 22 and 29 and Nov. 5 and 12.

For more information, call (803) 799-7605.