Connecticut Ballet presents THE NUTCRACKER
December 21 @ 2:00 pm - December 22 @ 7:00 pm$50 – $75
Connecticut Ballet’s annual production is a staple of holiday entertainment in our region.
Join Clara Stahlbaum as she travels with her Uncle Drosselmeyer thru the Land of the Snowflakes to the Land of the Sweets and back! Along the way, she meets exciting characters danced by the professional corps de ballets and finally, the Sugar Plum Fairy and Her Cavalier danced by guest stars Unity Phelan and Taylor Stanley of New York City Ballet (Dec. 21) and Hee Seo and Sebastian Villarini-Velez of American Ballet Theatre and New York City Ballet (Dec. 22). Returning for the 2nd year to dance the role of Snow Queen is Pennsylvania Ballet principal dancer Oksana Maslova. NYCB soloists Phelan and Villarini-Velez will be making their Connecticut Ballet debuts with this engagement.
Four spectacular performances!
Saturday, December 21 – 2:00pm & 6:00pm
Sunday, December 22 – 1:00pm & 5:00pm.
Come early and do some holiday shopping at the Nutcracker Holiday Boutique or stay afterwards to meet the guest stars in the lobby.
Tickets: $75, $60 and $50. Student/senior discount day of show only. For ticket reservations, visit www.palacestamford.org today!
Group rates available for parties of 20+. Contact Connecticut Ballet at 203-964-1211.