AUDITION on Saturday, October 23rd!



Duke Energy Center for the Arts - Mahaffey Theater

BOX OFFICE: (727) 300-2000

"Cinderella" brings vivid magic to the classic fairy tale.
The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine returns to the United States to present their captivating two-act performance of Cinderella, one of the most beloved stories of all time. Set to Sergei Prokofiev's music with Vladimir Vasiliev's choreography, this full-scale production follows the beautiful maiden's story as she seeks her handsome Prince Charming. With the help of a little magic, she discovers that dreams really can come true. Featuring graceful dancers, enchanting music, and beautiful costumes, this classic fairy tale is a treat the whole family will enjoy! With no fewer than 55 of Ukrainians finest performers, this esteemed ensemble has performed to the delight of audiences worldwide.


There will be a mandatory meeting for dancers/parents immediately following the audition for those cast in the production.


Sundays: Oct. 31st, Nov. 7th, Nov. 14th, Nov. 21st, Dec. 5th, Dec. 12th, Dec. 19th 

Ages 5-9    2:00pm-3:00pm

Ages 9-13   3:00pm-4:00pm

Ages 13+    4:00pm-5:30pm*

*Older dancers may have the opportunity to rehearse on Monday nights 5:00PM-6:15PM.  Please let us know your current dance class schedule.

Dec. 20 - Jan 1 VIDEO REHEARSALS from anywhere, and on your own time (in case you'll be traveling for the holidays). We will send you the link for a private youtube video you can practice with.

MANDATORY DRESS REHEARSAL - Jan. 2nd (day of show)

$25 AUDITION FEE payable to Classical Arts Entertainment (bring to the audition).

Participation Fees:

Participation Fees are due if and when you are cast. Classical Arts Entertainment requires a minimum of $150 Participation Fee per dancer from all youth dancers who are cast in the performance; this fee helps cover costumes and their maintenance and other related administra5ve costs. There is also a $50 instruction fee charged by the host studio payable to: Expressions Academy of Dance.

$150 Payable to Classical Arts Entertainment

$50 Payable to Expressions Academy of Dance