15th anniversary annual nutcracker production

A previous production of "The Nutcracker."

POCATELLO — Area students, ages 6 and older are invited to take part in one of the community’s biggest and most magical events.

A holiday classic, "The Nutcracker" directed by Ballet Masters Sergiu Brindusa and Beth Moore always delivers a crowd pleasing experience.

AAD is expecting a large volume of dancer participation and spots are limited. Performances will take place Dec. 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. and on the Dec. 14 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets go on sale October at tututix.com/AAD

Auditions open up Sept. 21 at 200 E. Pine St. at Academy of Dance Studios. Auditions for ages 6-8 are at 11:15 a.m. to noon, auditions for ages 9-12 are noon to 1 p.m. and auditions for ages 13 and older are 1 to 2 p.m.

The audition fee is $10.

For more information, go to www.allianceacademyofdance.com or call 208-232-3686.