Butler Ballet will hold auditions for children’s roles in “The Nutcracker” beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, in Lilly Hall Studio Theatre 310 on the Butler campus, 4600 Sunset Ave.

Boy and girl auditioners, age 6-14 years, must have ballet training and be no taller than 5 feet. Several roles are available.

Also needed is one young performer, no taller than 4 feet, who has advanced tumbling skills (an aerial or back handspring minimum) to tumble on hard floor. Dancers are selected by size, age and technical ability. No preparation of audition material necessary.

This year’s performances of “The Nutcracker” are Dec. 1-5 in Clowes Memorial Hall. For more information, call the Butler Ballet Info Line at (317) 940-6465.