Kodiak Arts Council, together with Next Step Dance Kodiak, presents

The Nutcracker December 6, 7, & 8

We will do our best at Next Step Dance Kodiak to keep this page up to date with all the things you need to know, but you can also contact the Kodiak Arts Council at 907-486-5291


For parents and dancers to read and reference:




Purchase tickets from Kodiak Arts Council HERE

Purchase roses for your performer for pick up at the Auditorium HERE 

Video links for choreography practice are here: HERE


On stage, each group will run their dance at least twice (including soloists). Much of the party scene, especially, is double cast, so thank you in advance for your patience!

November 23rd: Auditorium – HAIR (no makeup) and COSTUMES NEEDED (including all accessories, but no pointe shoes)

      1:00-2:30: Tap pre show and Party Scene (run through twice, once with each Clara, Jack in Box, Ballerina, Harlequin, Nutcracker Dolls)

2:30-3:15: battle Scene (each baby mice cast gets twice through)

3:15-4:00: Christmas Woods (both casts Christmas Angels)

4:00-5:30: Act II through Finale (both casts Candy Canes, Arabian, Dew Drop)

Saturday November 30th (in afternoon after 2:00 pm): extra rehearsals as needed- Soloist and featured parts, Clara, Sugar Plum, Prince, Battle Scene, Snow, Flowers, others as required,

Rehearsal schedule Wednesday Nov 27-Thursday Dec 5th HERE