Come be part of the 2017 Nutcracker Ballet taking place December 7-9, 2017. Auditions for ballet dancers will take place Sunday, September 17.
All dancers must enter through the Green Room located in the back of the south parking lot of Tecumseh Center for the Arts. Auditions are broken down into age groups as follows:
Ages 8 - 10 .............................. 1:00 pm
Ages 11- 13 .............................. 2:15 pm
Ages 14 and over .....................3:30 pm
All dancers must report 1 hour prior to audition time for fitting and cast photo.
Female dancers must wear pink tights, black or blue leotard, ballet shoes or pointe shoes, hair in a bun and absolutely no jewelry. Male dancers must wear tights, leotard, ballet shoes, absolutely no jewelry and long hair pulled back.
All dancers must currently be enrolled in a ballet or pointe class at any dance studio. For more information, call Tecumseh Center for the Arts at 517-423-6617 or see the nutcracker_auditions.jpgaudition flyer.
Spirit Week at the TCA
In celebration of Tecumseh Center for the Arts (TCA) and its upcoming Season Preview event taking place Saturday, September 23, the TCA is hosting Spirit Week -- where everyone who participates wins free tickets. The TCA Spirit Week campaign takes place the week of September 18-22, 2017. During each day of Spirit Week anyone who dresses-up in the daily theme will win show tickets.
• Monday, September 18:
Wear neon colors to support Musician Matt Beilis as he performs his Soul of Pop concert on November 4, 2017, sponsored by WLEN 103.9 fm.
• Tuesday, September 19:
Dress up in the funniest outfit you own as we get ready for The Second City on January 20, 2018, sponsored by Carpet on Wheels.
• Wednesday, September 20:
Make sure you wear a music themed outfit or have your picture taken with an instrument for Dueling Pianos coming to the TCA on February, 17, 2018, sponsored by Robert Fox, Howard Hanna Realtor.
• Thursday, September 21:
This is your chance to don your country clothes including a cowboy hat and boots for Country Music Singer John King on March 17, 2018, sponsored by Handler Funeral Home.
• Friday, September 22:
Join us as we dress up in black and magic themed attire for Master Illusionist Mike Super on April 21, 2018, sponsored by Tecumseh Big Boy.
Every person who stops by the TCA dressed in the daily theme or posts a picture on social media while tagging Tecumseh Center of the Arts will receive one ticket to each of our 2018 TCA Summer Series performances taking place June, July and August 2018! Those using social media can also use the hashtag #IlovetheTCA.
In addition, TCA staff will pick one winner who went above and beyond in the daily theme and that person will win one ticket to the affiliated touring show.
For more information, contact the TCA!
Behind the scenes of Tecumseh Center for the Arts.