The Victoria Ballet Theatre is having open auditions at 4:30 p.m. April 4 at Busby Dancenter, 2508 E. Mockingbird Lane. Dancers must be 10 years OLD by Sept. 1 to be eligible for auditions. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. and audition class begins at 5 p.m.

Females should wear a black leotard, pink tights and pink ballet shoes. Bring pointe shoes if appropriate for training level. Males should wear black tights, a white T-shirt and ballet shoes.

The theatre is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to further the art of dance in the Victoria area. Productions each year include "The Nutcracker" and Spring Gala, in addition to "Spooktacular" and "Peter and the Wolf" in collaboration with the Victoria Symphony. The company is a member of Regional Dance America Southwest.

For more information, call 361-575-2313 or visit