WELCOME TO BENICIA BALLET
We are a two part organization. Benicia Ballet, Inc. is the school run separately from the Benicia Ballet Theater, a 501(c)(3) non-profit. The school provides dance instruction in a nurturing environment for all ages. Benicia Ballet Theatre, the non-profit was established to provide support for the performing aspects and outreach arm of our program.
SUMMER DANCE WORKSHOP AND TWILIGHT CAMP
Benicia Ballet Theatre is proud to announce our annual Summer Dance Workshop and Twilight Camp. This year our Summer Dance Workshop will be offered from July 18- July 29. Our Twilight Camp will be offered from July 18 - July 29. Both camps will end with a free public performance on Saturday, July 30. For more information click here.
NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS - AUG. 20
Summertime means Nutcracker auditions are just around the corner!
After two long years of compromising with COVID restrictions, Benicia Ballet Theatre is moving forward with our first public performance of The Nutcracker but first we need dancers.
Benicia Ballet Theatre have set the date of Nutcracker auditions for Saturday, Aug. 20 at Benicia Ballet at 390 Military E, Benicia. Auditions are open to all area youth. Dance experience is helpful but not required.
We highly recommend families pre-register and pay applicable fees in advance to expediate our processes during auditions.
Children aged 3 - 4 are not required to audition. Families just need to complete their child's registration by Aug. 20. Families will need to pay the $25.00 Costume Fee and at least half of their contract fees. Complete and sign either the online Family Contract or download the form and return it to Benicia Ballet or email it to email@example.com.
For all other families, complete the registration and complete and sign either the online Family Contract or download the form and return it to Benicia Ballet or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Fees owed will be the $25.00 audition fee and half of the contract fees.
Company Dancers need to complete the registration and complete and sign either the online Company Contract or download the form and return it to Benicia Ballet or email it to email@example.com. Fees owed will be $87.50.
Arrive at least one hour before audition start time.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Dancers aged 5 - 9
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm - Dancers interested in the roles of Clara, Nephew/Nutcracker Prince, Fritz, and Mouse King.
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm - Dancers aged 10+
Benicia Ballet and Benicia Ballet Theatre continue to update our COVID-19 policies and procedures to ensure the health of our faculty and dancers.
Due to the increase of the Omnicron variant throughout the state, Benicia Ballet and BBT will require that masks be worn by both faculty and dancers at all times. Only faculty and dancers will be allowed to remain within the building during classes.