Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre to Hold "Cinderella" Auditions

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre will hold auditions this Saturday, January 18, for its upcoming spring production of “Cinderella.”

Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre will cast dancers ages 6 and up. The public audition will be held to fill up character and children’s roles: elves, pages, butterflies, grasshoppers and ladies and gentlemen for the Palace Ball scene.

Auditions will be held at the Coastal Dance Centre Studio at The Market Common located at 3070 Deville Street, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577.

Auditions for young dancers, ages 6 to 10 is from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Auditions for teens, adults and male dancers is from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Female children and teens auditioning should wear solid color leotards, tights and ballet slippers. Male dancers may wear shorts or yoga pants, a close fitting white t-shirt and white socks. Adults may wear any comfortable clothing. 

There is an audition fee of $20. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to complete paperwork.

Dancers do not have to be taking classes at Coastal Dance Centre to participate. Those chosen to participate will have rehearsals that will be held on week-ends. Rehearsals start on January 25. The participation guidelines will be available after the auditions.

The “Cinderella” performances are slated for March 27, 28, 29 and 30 at the Beach Church Auditorium, Myrtle Beach, SC. For more information, email at  or call (843) 651-2006 or (843) 839 -5678.

For more information on auditions, call 843.6512006 or 843.839.5678.

Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre is the Grand Strand’s youth pre-professional ballet company under the direction of Liza and Karen Mata. CYBT presents the annual full length winter holiday production of the “Nutcracker” and spring ballet productions featuring local dancers and community members of all ages. For more information, visit