About the Youth Ballet

Southern New Hampshire Youth Ballet (SNHYB) is the official performing company of Southern New Hampshire Dance Theater and has been educating dancers and inspiring audiences throughout New Hampshire since 1998. For more than 18 years, the Youth Ballet has also been the resident Nutcracker Performing Company at the historic Palace Theatre in Manchester, NH. By providing young dancers with unique performance opportunities, intensive dance training, and individual coaching, the Youth Ballet continues to inspire the youth in our community by fostering their artistic growth and enriching their lives.

Explore Your Potential And Realize Your Dream

There are many benefits for company members of Southern NH Youth Ballet.

Here are just a few of them:

  • Participation in several performing opportunities
  • Perform with a live orchestra in The Nutcracker, at the Palace Theatre in downtown Manchester
  • Work with some of the industry’s leading choreographers
  • Dance alongside professional dancers
  • Exposure to the dance on a national level

2019 Youth Ballet Company Auditions

Youth Ballet Company Auditions (Levels 5-7): Friday September 13th 5:00 – 8:00pm

CLICK HERE to download our 2019 Youth Ballet Audition Guidelines

Junior Company Auditions (Ages 8 – 11): Saturday, September 21st 4:30 – 5:00pm – NEW!

CLICK HERE to download our 2019 Junior Co. Audition Guidelines


To learn more about the Southern New Hampshire Youth Ballet, please contact us at (603) 625-9272.