Dance Victoria’s 2013–2014 Season
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker
December 6 · Friday · 7:30 pm
December 7 · Saturday · 2:00 pm
December 7 · Saturday · 7:30 pm
December 8 · Sunday · 2:00 pm
Choreography: Edmund Stripe
Music: Pytor Tchaikovsky
Home Base: Calgary, Alberta
Nutcracker Ensemble Sponsor:
Nutcracker ticket buyers enjoy a 20% discount on the Fairmont Empress Nutcracker Tea, December 1 through 8.
Loge: Adult: $90, Child: $70 A: Adult: $80, Child: $60 B: Adult: $58, Child: $40
Alberta Ballet's version of this classic family favourite is a sumptuous feast for the eyes. Designed by Emmy Award-winner Zack Brown, the production is packed with surprises to delight young and old. Make this the year to bring your loved ones to the Royal Theatre for a magical experience they'll remember for a lifetime.
Genre of Dance: Classical Ballet
Alberta Ballet is Canada’s third largest dance company and is in its 45th season. Alberta Ballet has developed a distinctive repertoire and performance quality that has brought it to the forefront of both its home and international stages. The Company of Alberta Ballet comprises 31 classically trained professional dancers from Australia, Canada, England, France, Japan, Italy, Korea, Cuba and the United States.
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Dont miss the Sugar Plum Parties in the lobby before every performance featuring Klara's Closet, where boys and girls of all ages can play dressup with costumes from The Nutcracker, and the Storybook Corner, where the whole family can enjoy this timeless original tale. Our pre-show events begin about 45 minutes prior to curtain and are free to all ticket holders.