It would not be the holiday season without the timeless joy of The Nutcracker! Join Clara on a magical journey to the Land of Snow and the Land of Sweets where nothing is impossible and little Clara’s most whimsical dreams become reality. Meet a brave Nutcracker prince, fairies, kings and queens, and little toy soldiers who face an evil Mouse Queen in this timeless holiday classic.
The Nutmeg Ballet Company will be performing this classic tale, this weekend, December 19 December 20. There is something for everyone in this charming interpretation of ETA Hoffman’s story set to the music of Tchaikovsky with choreography staged by the artistic staff of The Nutmeg Ballet. This production features The Nutmeg’s professional trainees with cameo roles performed by students from the children’s program at The Nutmeg’s Torrington School of Ballet. This is a holiday tradition sure to enthrall audiences of all ages!
Performances of The Nutcracker are Saturday, December 19 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm and Sunday, December 20 at 2:00 pm. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Warner Box Office at 860-489-7180 or www.warnertheatre.org. Group discounts are available.
In Fairfield County at the Klein located on 910 Fairfield Ave. in Bridgeport, the Nutcracker is being performed by the New England Ballet Company on December 19 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m and Dec. 20 at 1 p.m. For tickets 800-424-0160x2 or visit http://theklein.org. Tickets range form $20-$50.
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