Final Nutcracker 2018 Audition

Final Nutcracker 2018 Audition Ages 8- 11 register at 3 p.m. Ages 12 to adult Register at 4 p.m. 108 Park St. West Dundas, Ontario

Nutcracker Auditions

Audition Dates Jun 24, and July 8, 2018 . Auditions for dancers age 8 to advanced levels for all roles including Clara, Princess Clara, the Nutcracker, Harlequin, Ballerina and Moor Dolls, Party Children, Fritz, Spanish, Arabian, Chinese,and Russian Dances, Pas-de-trois, Mother Ginger, Snowflakes and Waltz of the Flowers.
Auditions held at 108 Park St. West Dundas, ON 289-238-9855
Registration for ages 8 and up at 11:00 a.m. and Ages 14 and up at 12:00 p.m.
$25 audition fee.

Senior Ballet Intensive Summer Camp

Intensive Ballet Summer Camp 2018
Two summer sessions July 9 – 20 and July 23 – August 3rd.
Senior age 14 and up by audition only
Intermediate & Junior Ballet
Kid’s Dance & Adult evening classes with Hamilton City Ballet.

Spring Ball

Hamilton Academy of Performing Arts Annual Fundraiser at the Dundas Valley Golf & Curling Club 10 Woodley’s Lane, Dundas, Ontario
Event starts at 5:30 p.m. with cocktails, 6:30 Special Performance, 7:00 p.m. dinner, silent auction, toonie auction, dancing.
Tickets $75.00 at

HAPA Young Company presents Robin Hood

School performances only Dec. 12 and 13 at 10:30 am and 12:30 p.m.  General audience evening performing Dec. 14 at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets for schools $10 each. Evening performance Adults $15, students and seniors $10.  To book your school or for evening tickets call 289-238-9855. 

Tickets will be available at the door. Cash only.

Visit our Nutcracker Rehearsal during Dundas Arts Weekend  to see  how a full Ballet is put together.  Costumes exhibits at the Dundas Museum and the Carnegie Gallery and Dundas BIA.

The Nutcracker

Hamilton Academy of Performing Arts in partnership with Hamilton City Ballet presents Hamilton’s own Traditional Version of this most loved classic. Evening performances with the live music of the Hamilton City Ballet Orchestra.

McIntyre Performing Arts Centre, 135 Fennell Avenue West, Hamilton.  Friday 7:30 pm, Saturday 2 pm and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets $15 and up. Available at


Open House

The Hamilton Academy of Performing Arts is holding an Open House for students who are considering attending our school.  Come and spend the day with us and experience what it is like to attend a Performing Arts School.  Please call to arrange your visit. Students will spend the day attending all classes and be introduced to the students at their grade level. Call 289-238-9855 now to book your visit.