oboro dance theatre 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/4/13) - The Owensboro Dance Theatre is looking for male and female dancers, gymnasts, and performers ages six to14 to audition for extra roles for the December production of “The Nutcracker.”
 
“The Nutcracker” has been a successful holiday tradition for Owensboro locals and the Owensboro Dance Theatre alike, selling out the last four years. Originally performed with all ballet dances, the ODT uses ballet, modern, jazz, and tap dances, and also gymnastics for their storytelling. The version is their “own take on the traditional story”, says Allison McCoy, Assistant Artistic Director for ODT.
 
“We are always really looking forward to it,” McCoy said. “We are so happy it’s become a tradition in Owensboro.”
 
Visitors will see six guess artists who are all professional dancers, with more than 200 people in the whole production. This year, audiences will also see a brand new back drop.
 
Kids and parents interested in being an extra are asked to come to Johnson’s Dance Studio on Breckinridge St. in Owensboro, from 7 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10 to fill out paper work, get a number, and perform a short dance of their own for the audition.
 
The Nutcracker will be performed at the RiverPark Center on Saturday, Dec., 7 at 7 p.m. The Owensboro Dance Theatre will also be doing two productions at area schools. Anyone interested can email ODT directly at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
Taylor Riley
SurfKY News

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Kennedy Leads Lady Devils over Union County

OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/28/15) — Madison Kennedy scored a game-high five goals to lead Owensboro over Union County 10-1 in a… Read More

Owensboro Board of Commissioners Commission Meeting Sept. 1

OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/28/15) — The Owensboro Board of Commissioners will hold a Commission meeting at 5 p.m., on Tuesday,… Read More
1 DOW 16,643.01
-11.76 (-0.07%)    
2 S&P 1,988.87
+1.21 (0.06%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,828.33
+15.62 (0.32%)    

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 10778

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 6020

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4949

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 4446

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4015

MPD Coducting Sobriety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 15419

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 10778

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 28, 2015 1175

Two Webster County Residents Injured in Hopkins…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 1100

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 859

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 774

All Occasions Formals to Host Celebration to…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 28, 2015 627

Rep. Montell Proposes Bill to Stop Sweeping of…

by SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 543

Two-Vehicle Accident Results in Possible Injuries

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 525

Rep. Gooch, Others Argue against Burden Caused by…

by SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 508

TVA Seeks Input on Study for Closing Coal Ash…

by SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 501

Kentucky High School Football Schedule

by Steve LeMaster
August 28, 2015 469

Alleged Passed out Parents Face Charges of…

by SurfKY News