Press Release

Bangor Ballet announces Dec. 8 auditions for upcoming shows

BANGOR, Maine — Bangor Ballet will hold auditions on Sunday, Dec. 8, for its spring season productions. Auditions are open to intermediate and advanced level dancers. Female dancers must be prepared to audition on pointe. Ballets being cast include Paquita, Alice in Wonderland and some parts in Titania’s Dream. Performance dates are March 23 and 30 for Paquita and Titania’s Dream and June 7 and 14 for Alice in Wonderland. There will be an additional Alice in Wonderland audition on January 4th for all level dancers who have at least a minimum of two years of ballet training.

Date: Sunday, December 8

Location: Thomas School of Dance, 14 State Street, Bangor

Time: Registration begins at 3:00. Dancers should be registered and warmed up by 3:30

Auditions begin at 3:30

Bangor Ballet is currently celebrating its 20th season. The 2013-2014 fall season included a Shakespeare collaboration with Penobscot Theatre featuring “Titania’s Dream” as an excerpt from Midsummer Night’s Dream and “Nutcracker in a Nutshell” which was performed in Dover Foxcroft and Brewer and will be performed in Bucksport on December 7. Bangor Ballet founding Artistic Director Ivy Clear-Forrest began her professional career with the New York City Ballet under the direction of George Balanchine and danced as a principal dancer with the Joffrey Ballet.

For more information contact Bangor Ballet at or 945-3457.