This Week at EACb

We’re looking forward to another busy Nutcracker weekend!  Headshots will be taken at at your designated time.  Don’t forget to wear stage makeup and have your hair down.

See your practice time and costume fittingtime below:

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This Week At EACB


Don’t forget to get your yard sign to display in your yard to support your dancer! $15 per sign. Find me at practice to get yours. ~ Tonya

See below for this week’s rehearsals and costume fittings.

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This week at EACB

We’ve officially kicked off the Nutcracker Season! Thanks to everyone for coming to the meeting yesterday and getting your contracts and fees turned in. Each week I will update here letting you know any new information as well as reminders.

Yard signs and magnets will still be for sale as part of a fundraising effort.  We will also be accepting DVD order forms, signed theatre liability forms, and sponsorship forms/sponsor donations at each practice.  


Saturday, September 16

9:00 – 10:30:  Clara, Fritz, maid, apprentice

10:30 – 12:00:  ALL party children, maid and apprentice

12-12:30: Lunch break

12:30-2:00:  Russian Corps

Sunday, September 17

1:00 – 2:00: Mandatory Pointe class (all dancers 14-up AND all dancers on pointe)

1:00 – 2:00: Gingersnaps

2:00-3:30: All Marzipan

2:00-2:30: Gingersnaps and Mother Ginger

2:30 – 3:30: Mouse King and Nutcracker

3:30 – 5:00: Spanish

3:30- 4:30: Clara and Drosselmeyer

4:30 – 5:30: Clara and Mouse Queen

It’s Audition Day!

Today’s the day we’ve been waiting for since December!  Dancers, come on over to Rising Starz today and audition for The 2017 Nutcracker Ballet.


Audition Times

Registration begins 30 minutes

prior to audition times

6-9 year olds: 1:30-2:45

10-13 year olds: 2:45 – 4:15

14 & up: 4:15 – 5:45

Audition Time!!

Turn Out Reach Out was a success.  The dances were all beautiful and the choreography pieces were amazing.  We sure have some talented dancers in the area!

Now on to the next event!  Auditions will be right around the corner on August 20.  Check out the poster for Audition Information.  Looking forward to seeing everyone again!!sig



Turn Out Reach Out


Come Join East Alabama Community Ballet for a fundraiser event to support our dancers while they dance for their causes – the Humane Society and the Food Bank

July 15 at 3 PM  –  Jan Dempsey Art Center

Tickets Available at the Door – $10 Adults $5 Kids sitting on the floor

($2 off Adult Tickets with Pet Food Donation)

Turn Out Reach Out

This weekend is your chance to audition for Turn Out Reach Out and have the opportunity to showcase your choreography skills.  Come out Saturday 1:30-3:30 and show your skills! For more information contact EACB at for more information.  TOROposter

Dance News

May is a busy month for area dancers! Among all the studios’ dance recitals coming up, the East Alabama Community Ballet will hold auditions for Turn Out Reach Out on May 20th from 1:30 – 3:30 at Ballet Academy.  Turn Out Reach Out is a benefit event for Food Bank of East Alabama and East Alabama Humane Society.  More information to come about attending the event, which will be in July. For more information about auditions, please see the flyer below.


Dance News

    Featured Studio – Nix Dance Studio

golftournamentNix Dance company will be hosting their 3rd annual golf tournament on Saturday, May 20 at Indian Pines.  This fun day of golf will help get the Nix Company Dancers to New York for The Tremaine Dance Convention. Very affordable sponsorships are available through this tournament .  The registration and sponsorship form is attached here: Nix Dance Studio Golf Registration-Sponsor Form 2017

For more information contact Dody Cadenhead, (334) 444-9701, or Paula Nix (334) 887-7250