Wonder is an original contemporary ballet choreographed by Stephanie Morales. This enchanting tale tells the story of two orphan children, Grace and Nick, who are searching for the wonder of the holiday season. All their adventures and discoveries lead up to the understanding that the wonder of the holiday season stems from love.
WONDER AUDITION DATE
**NEW DATE August 29th - open audition
10 AM -10:45 AM: 5-7 year olds *NEW THIS YEAR
11AM-12PM: 8-10 year olds
12:30PM -1:30PM: 11-13 year olds
WHAT TO BRING:
Labor Day Weekend ( September 4th and 5th)- select cast members will be called to rehearsal
*rehearsals will continue to be held every Friday 6-8:30pm and Saturday between 10am-4pm. Students are ONLY required to attend the rehearsal for the part(s) they are cast in. A rehearsal schedule will be released each month containing the student’s call times and may vary each month.
WONDER SHOW DATES
November 14th 2pm and 7pm
November 15th 4pm
Gracie : 10 and up- young, adventurous girl. She is curious about where the wonder of the holiday season comes from and wants to discover. *pointe optional
Nick: 14+ - older brother to Gracie. Protective of his sister- doesn’t believe in the wonder of the holiday season as he has been exposed to the troubles of the world. * Must be a strong dancer
Susan Winters: 12+ - Spunky/energetic. Joyful for the holiday season and sees the beauty in all the people around her- wants everyone to feel seen and loved *pointe optional
Ma Winters: 20+ - mother to Susan; dance experience not necessary but preferred
Pa Winters: 20+ - father to Susan; dance experience not necessary but must be comfortable with movement and acting
Lights(Soloists) - represent the Christmas lights during the holiday season. The three lights are Gracie and Nick’s guide through their journey.
Twinkle: Leader, supportive.
Flicker: Shy, steady.
Pixie: spunky, a little mischievous.
Orphan Children- 12+ years old- boys and girls- no pointe
Snow Dusting: 8+years old
Snowflakes :12+ years old
Icicles (Trio): 14+ must be en pointe
Bouncy balls: 8-10 years old
Bears: (duet): 12+ years old- two girls-pointe required
Soldiers: 12+ years old - can be boys and girls
Dolls: 10+ year olds - pointe experience recommended
Doll Solo: must be en pointe
Jack in the box (duet) - 12+ Acro experience required
Baker: 14+ years old
Gingerbread: 5-7 years old
Hot Chocolate (5 dancers): 8+ years old
Peppermints (duet): 14+ years old
Gumdrops: 12+ years old
Christmas Trees: 12+ pointe recommended
Choir A: 14+ advanced dancers
5-7 years old Participation Fee: $75
8+ years old Participation Fee: $150
September 19th: $75 due
October 17th:$75 due
Audition Application (Please print this document, fill it out, and bring with you to the audition along with your headshot):
|| Stephanie Morales