The Nutcracker


The exceptional opportunity to perform as part of Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker is open to dancers in BC ages 6+. A variety of Junior, Intermediate and Senior roles are available. Auditions for the 2023 production took place on Sunday, April 30. If you are interested in participating in the production but could not attend the audition, please contact:

Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker

A holiday classic and a favourite Vancouver tradition, Goh Ballet's annual production of The Nutcracker provides aspiring dancers with an exceptional performance opportunity, bringing together the best local talent and Principal Dancers from world renowned professional companies on the stage at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre,Vancouver.

Experience Clara’s dream come to life as she embarks on a magical journey through the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets where she is greeted by the enchanting Sugar Plum Fairy. An unforgettable adventure awaits as her gallant Nutcracker battles the evil Mouse King and his army of mischievous mice. This heart-warming production is sure to delight audiences of all ages with more than 200 dancers, actors, gymnasts, glittering costumes, dramatic sets and valuable lessons – all danced to Tchaikovsky’s memorable score performed live by members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra.

Providing a one-of-a-kind mentorship opportunity gained whilst dancing alongside professionals, Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker strives to push aspiring dancer's accomplishments to the next level preparing them to take to the stage with assurance.

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Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker

Executive Producer, Chan Hon Goh