|Swan Lake rehearsal, May 2010|
Auditions for the dance company and The Nutcracker were
held September 22, 2012.
To audition for the BNW Company, dancers must be 12 years old by August 31 and enrolled in a minimum of two intermediate ballet classes each week at any studio. Company dancers participate in the annual winter production of The Nutcracker, as well as The Sleeping Beauty in May.
2012-2013 SEASON - SAVE THESE DATES!
Sat. September 29: Nutcracker rehearsals begin
Sun. September 30: Mandatory Nutcracker Community Cast Parent Meeting,
DANCER CONTRACTS DUE!
7:30pm Sat. October 27: BNW presents Oregon Ballet Theatre
Wed. November 21-Sat. November 24: Nutcracker Thanksgiving weekend (yes, mandatory rehearsals on Sun. November 25)
Sun. December 9-Thu. December 13: Nutcracker tech week
Fri. December 14-Sun. December 23: Nutcracker performances
Sun. January 26 (tentative): Sleeping Beauty auditions (Company only)
Sat. March 2-Sun. March 3: Olympia Dance Festival
Sat. March 30-Fri. April 5: Sleeping Beauty Spring Break (yes, mandatory rehearsals Sat. April 6 and Sun. April 7)
May 5-9: Sleeping Beauty tech week
May 10-12: Sleeping Beauty performances