The Nutcracker 2022 Auditions

The Dance School hosted our audition’s for our 2022 production of The Nutcracker on Saturday, September 24, 2022. Congratulations to our 57 cast members! 

Interested in auditioning for next year’s production? Auditions are scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2023.

Location: The Dance School (2821 Rockefeller Ave, Everett, WA 98201)

Audition Fee:

  • $50 for dancers ages 3-6
  • $100 for dancers ages 7+

*Audition fees cover rehearsals, costume rental/cleaning, venue, staffing fees.

*Students on financial scholarship can recieve 50% off audition fee. To apply for scholarship visit our scholarship page

Audition Times for 2023 TBA

Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsals for The Nutcracker are on Saturdays in October and November between 12:30pm-6:00pm. Schedules and exact times for each dancer will depend on roles and routines they are in, you can expect your dancer be scheduled for 1-2 hours on their scheduled rehearsal days. You can expect each routine to meet 3-4 times to learn and perfect the choreography.

  • Saturday, October 1
  • Saturday, October 8
  • Saturday, October 15
  • Saturday, October 22
  • Saturday, October 29
  • Saturday, November 5
  • Saturday, November 12
  • Saturday, November 19
  • NO REHEARSALS ON NOVEMBER 26 (Thanksgiving Weekend)

Dress Rehearsal & Performance Schedule

In-Studio Dress Rehearsal @ The Dance School: Saturday, December 3, 2022

Dancer Check in: 3:00pm

Rehearsal 3:00pm-5:00pm

Dress Rehearsal & Performance @ Everett Civic Auditorium: Saturday, December 10

Staff/Volunteer Check in: 1:00pm

Dancer Levels 4/5 Check in: 1:30pm (for dancers in Waltz of the Flowers, Snowflakes, Marzipan, Snow Queen, Sugar Plum Fairy, Prince)

Dancers Check In: 2:30pm

Show run through/rehearsal: 2:45pm-4:30pm

Dinner/Show Break (all performers out of venue: 4:30pm-5:30pm

Dancer Check In: 5:30pm

Performance: 6:30pm-8:00pm

All performers/Volunteers/Staff our of venue by 8:45pm

The Performance

Tickets will be available online beginning November 15, 2022.


  • Children 5 and under Free
  • $10 Student
  • $15 General Admission
  • Ticket sales help cover the theater rental, auditorium manager, custodians, lighting and sound crew, insurance, etc. There are no refunds for unused tickets


The Dance School hires a professional photographer/videographer for all of our performances. Recordings of the performance will be available after the show. 

  • Video only $15
  • Video and Pictures $25


 Would you or your business like to sponsor our 2022 production of The Nutcracker? 

Silver Sponsor: $100

    • 1/6 page black/white ad in performance program 
    • Logo/Business listed in our studio bi-weekly newsletter
    • Logo/Business listed on our event/ticketing website
    • Four tickets to our production of The Nutcracker

Gold Sponsor: $250

    • 1/4 page color ad in the performance program
    • Logo/Business listed in our studio bi-weekly newsletter
    • Logo/Business listed on our event/ticketing website
    • Two tickets to our production of The Nutcracker


    As a non-profit organization, we depend on the generosity and support of our community. Tuition funds approximately 70% of our operating expenses and the rest comes from individual, foundation, public agencies and corporate support. All donations, no matter their size, help us continue the legacy of dance in downtown Everett.

    Studio Address:
    2821 Rockefeller Ave,
    Everett, WA 98201    


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    Everett, WA 98206 

    (425) 259-6861

    Office Hours:
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    Sat: 9:30am-2:00pm
    Sun: closed

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