MCD's 2018 Season
9Calling all young dancers!
Auditions will take place on Saturday, September 29th^ at the Armonk Ctr. for Dance. (28 Kaysal Court, Armonk, NY)
^ please note due to a family emergency, this is the NEW date.
We apologize for any inconvenience .
11:30-12:00 Ages 6-8
12:00-12:30 Ages 9-12
12:30-1:00 Ages 13+
1: 0 0-1:30 Clara ¥
¥ Requirements: dancers must be ages 9-11, have at least one year of MCD Nutcracker and can be no taller than 4'10" .
Saturday Rehearsals in Armonk, Performances in NYC 12/7, 8 & 9 2018
Please RSVP below!
Professional Dancers Audition- Saturday September 29th
by appointment. Serious inquiries only. Must be available for some Saturday rehearsals as well as 1 weekday morning /early afternoon rehearsal. Please send headshot, resume and reel to firstname.lastname@example.org
at the Riverside Theatre in NYC located at:
91 Claremont Avenue , NY, NY 10027
Between Broadway & Riverside Drive at 120th
Our talented company of young dancers come from NYC & Westchester County and are honored to perform with our international cast of professional dancers .
Photo: 2011 Cast in The Party Scene
Performances at The Riverside Church
Nutcracker Performances take place annually at the Riverside Theatre located at the prestigious Riverside Church in New York City.
Tickets will be on sale mid-November and will be available on a new website as well as in person. This season, tickets will be available for purchase at the Welcome Center and Gift Shop.
We look forward to expanding our performance calendar. We also provide master classes and workshops in the NY Metro Area, Connecticut and Westchester County. Please contact us at email@example.com or for information follow us on FB @ MCD- Mooney/Cooley Dance or Instagram @mcdnutcracker
MCD is proud to have a wonderful cast of professionals. Dancers from MCD have gone on to perform with: Ailey II, The Dance Theatre of Harlem, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, Classical Contemporary Dance Theatre, Cortez & Company, Eugene Ballet, Kyle Abraham/Abraham in Motion, Lula Washington Dance Theatre, Martha Graham, Pedro Ruiz, Saba Dance Theater, Earl Mosley, Elisa Monte, Reidel Dance Theater, Ballets with a Twist, Lydia Johnson Dance, Ballet for Young Audiences, Ballet Ambassadors & Armitage Gone! We have several alumna currently on Broadway and on Nat'l Tours of Broadway Musicals. We have a had the privilege of hosting professional artists who have danced in companies, large and small, all over the world such as: American Ballet Theater, Albany Berkshire Ballet, Ballet Hispanico, Ballet Met, Bill T Jones/Arnie Zane Co., Greensboro Ballet, New York Theatre Ballet, Shanghai Ballet, The Martha Graham Company, The Metropolitan Opera Ballet, Wylliams/Henry Danse Theatre & Ailey II. They join us having danced with wonderful choreographers in venues ranging from Broadway to University Campuses. The richness of their experiences continue to enrich our production. Our students have gone on to: Marymount, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Wake Forest University, Muehlenberg, Salve Regina University, SUNY's Binghamton & Purchase, URI, Boston College, Tampa, BU and continue to join us beyond graduation.
Photo: Chloe Slade & Kai Braithwaite
Photo: Chloe Slade & Kai Braithwaite in the Grand Pas.