High Point Ballet Presents The Nutcracker


Published:

Photo courtesy of High Point Ballet

Young Clara once again invites us inside her imagination as the High Point Ballet performs her vivid, dream-induced adventures, precipitated after receipt of a very mysterious gift from her Godfather. The Nutcracker will be performed at the High Point Theatre Dec. 21-23. Shows are nightly at 7:30 pm. A special presentation of the Land of the Sweets, geared specifically for younger audience members, will be performed on Friday, Dec. 23 at 2 p.m.

Swirling with heroic toy soldiers, sword-fighting mice and the glittering Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, the classic ballet will be presented through the choreography of award-winning Artistic Director Gary Taylor; award-winning set designer Howard Jones; lighting by Craig Stelzenmueller, and original costumes designed by Executive Director-Founder Rita Taylor.

High Point Ballet is a nonprofit community service organization dedicated to the practice and appreciation of the performing arts. Its educational services and community outreach programs include a student performance series for elementary, middle, and high school students. High Point Ballet is a funded affiliate of the High Point Arts Council.

“Appropriate for all ages, this show will enchant, enthrall and amaze the audience through the groups’ artistry, set design, costumes and overall creative expression,” says High Point Theatre Director David Briggs. “The experience is sure to put everyone into the Holiday spirit and leave a lasting impression for years to come!”

Tickets are $15-$35, available by calling the theater box office at 336-887-3001 or online at www.highpointtheatre.com.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Content

Kid-Friendly Music Festivals in the Carolinas

Regional music festivals offer fun for the whole family.

Must-See Holiday Light Shows Across North Carolina

’Tis the season for dazzling light displays. Here are our top picks of holiday light show extravaganzas across the state.

Applying to NC Colleges? Take an Inside Look at 16 NC Public Schools

These profiles detail everything from student-to-faculty ratios to acceptance rates and the percentage of students who successfully graduate in four years.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module

Newsletter Sign-Up

Stay connected to what's going on for kids and families in the Triad by signing up for our FREE e-newsletters!

Subscribe

Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Annual Guides

Education Guide

The all-new 2015-2016 Education Guide is packed with everything parents need to know to navigate more than 500 education options and resources in the Triad, including area preschools, private schools, public school systems, charter schools, boarding schools and academic resources.

GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.