The Nutcracker 2023

Welcome to all things Nutcracker! 

This is your “go to” page for everything concerning auditions, rehearsals, supplies, and all performance information.



  • Nutcracker Auditions are Saturday, Sept 9th
  • Rehearsals run weekends starting Sept 23/24 through Dec 9/10 (Excluding Oct 21/22 & Nov 25/26)
  • The Nutcracker 2023 will be held at Ponderosa High School (7007 Bayou Gulch Rd, Parker CO)
  • Performances Dates: Friday, December 15th at 7pm, Saturday, December 16th at 2pm & 7pm, and Sunday, December 17th at 2pm.
  • Dress Rehearsal at Parker Dance: Saturday, Dec 9th. Photo Day: Sunday, Dec 10th. Dress Rehearsal at Ponderosa High School: Thursday, Dec 14th



Click the link to see the information


NUTCRACKER DIGITAL PACKET – Please look at this link for all the information including the the link for the AUDITION RESULTS & DIGITAL ACCEPTANCE FORMS, which are due by Tuesday, Sept 19th.

REHEARSAL SCHEDULEThe rehearsal schedule will be updated every Monday morning for the week. Please also review before you come to rehearsals as changes can be made up to a rehearsal time. Changes will be made in red. Costume fittings might also be added later in the week.

NUTCRACKER MUSIC – Click the link to access all the music we will be using for the show, to practice!

SUPPLY LISTEverything your dancer needs for the show can be found here!

DRESS REHEARSAL SCHEDULE AT PDA – Click the link for all the information on the Week 10 – mandatory dress rehearsal – schedule at the studio. 

PERFORMANCE WEEKEND SCHEDULEClick the link for all the information on the Performance Weekend schedule at Ponderosa High School!

PERFORMANCE WEEK VOLUNTEERS – We need volunteers to help with the set up and break down of our sets, backstage helpers, greeters, and food for our crew and teachers. Click the link to sign up!

PHOTO DAYProfessional photos to be taken here at the studio of the dancers in costume. Photos are not required but is a great memory of this year’s show! Click the link to sign up for a time slot. PHOTO DAY ORDER FORM

VIDEO ORDERS – Digital copies of each performance will be included in your Nutcracker costs. Dvd are extra, order link coming soon!