Spring 2022, Snow White

Snow White March 11, 2022 – March 13, 2022.

School Shows:
Friday March 11 @ 9:30am

Snow White Show Times:
Saturday, March 12 @ 2pm
Saturday, March 12 @7pm
Sunday, March 13@ 2:30pm

We were thrilled to have so many dancers join us for our shows over 40 years of classical ballet in Charlotte!  This spring we are planning to offer the opportunity for our spring season. Read on for details:

The CYB Artistic Team will cast our dancers in Snow White. This will be a full-length storybook ballet at CPCC, Halton Theatre.

This opportunity is open to all dancers who meet the requirements outlined below:

Boys and girls in 3rd grade – Age 25 as of September 1, 2021 with some dance experience and are enrolled in at least one (1) ballet class per week at a dance school of their choice.

POINTE DANCERS- In addition to a successful audition, you must take a MINIMUM of 3 ballet technique and 1 pointe class per week to be cast in a pointe role with CYB.

PROFESSIONAL DANCERS- Please email cyb@charlotteyouthballet.org for more details on opportunities. 

AUDITION SCHEDULE for Snow White is with The Nutcracker Audition:
12:00 pm: Registration Opens on 2nd Floor
12:30pm – 1:20pm: Girls in 3rd and 4th grade and boys in 3rd – 5th grade
1:30pm – 2:30pm: Girls in 5th grade – Age 25, NON-POINTE and boys in 6th – 8th grade.
2:45pm – 4:15pm Girls ages 12 – 25 who are proficient on POINTE and Boys in High School – age 25

Arrive 30 minutes prior to your scheduled audition time. Dancers need to be dressed, stretched and warmed up with completed forms. [insert link to form

AUDITION DATE:
CYB Season – Saturday, September 11, 2021.
(Callbacks for Snow White on Sunday, November 7, 2021)

LOCATION:
Overcash Hall, Central Piedmont Community College, 2nd Floor lobby/balcony
Central Campus, Uptown (Corner of Kings Drive and Elizabeth Ave).

PARKING:
Theater/Guest parking in parking deck behind the building. Access from 4th Street and Kings Drive. Parking is free.

AUDITION FEE:
$25 payable online during registration. Fees are non-refundable.

PERFORMANCE FEE:
$200 performance fee is assessed for each dancer\per production. This fee is due prior to the first rehearsal unless prior arrangements have been made with Cindy Gruber (cyb@charlotteyouthballet.org).

MANDATORY PARENT MEETING:
Saturday, September 11th, 2021
12:30pm to 1:15pm OR 1:30pm to 2:15pm. Parents are to volunteer during the season.

At least one parent must attend at ONE of the times listed above unless prior arrangements have been made with CYB, by emailing cyb@charlotteyouthballet.org.

ATTIRE:
Girls: pink tights, solid colored leotard, ballet or pointe shoes, hair in neat bun, no skirts or leg warmers.
Boys: black tights, solid colored t-shirt, ballet shoes.

NOTIFICATIONS:
Dancers will be notified by September 27, 2021 of their acceptance into the CYB. The cast list will be posted to the website (www.charlotteyouthballet.org) by December, 2021 for Snow White. Dancers are expected to accept all parts awarded.

Those dancers interested in auditioning but who are unable to attend at the scheduled time should contact Cindy Gruber at cyb@charlotteyouthballet.org. Those dancers not at auditions will be cast based on roles available. 

Rehearsals will run weekends (Friday evenings or Saturday afternoons depending on casting) from January, 2022 – March 13, 2022.  (the specific schedule will be determined by casting). Attendance at all rehearsals is mandatory. Dancers will be in costumes and fittings will take place the second week of rehearsals. Filming will be scheduled to adhere to social distancing and gathering size regulations. Dress rehearsal will be the weekend before March 13th show.

For the safety of all, CYB and CSB will adhere to state mandates, including social distancing protocols. This includes spacing, hand washing, wearing masks, and disinfecting barres and all high tough surfaces regularly. Temperatures will be taken of all dancers each week and the lobby will remain closed to limit the number of people present at any given time.

PLEASE NOTE: All CYB programming is contingent on COVID-19 infection rates and state safety protocols. Adjustments to, postponement of and/or cancellation may be necessary as we will adhere to all state and local regulations for the safety of everyone. In addition, filming is contingent on the number of dancers participating. If CYB alters the program, you will be notified of the new plan and may choose to withdraw at that time.