Nutcracker Ballet - Fargo (ND)

Performances
GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER
Fargo Theatre
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 7:00 pm
T: 800.514.3849

Announcing Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker Returning to Fargo Theatre on November 29 ~ Tickets On Sale Now

The one and only Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker will be in Fargo on Wednesday, November 29, 7:00 pm at Fargo Theatre. Tickets are on sale now. 

All ages are invited to celebrate Christmas with the Moscow Ballet company of almost 40 ballerinas and danseurs on their 25th Anniversary Tour of North America in 2017. Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker is known for its award-winning Principal Dancers, lavish costumes in the style of the Victorian era, many backdrops created by “La La Land’ Set Concept designer Carl Sprague, and its Russian focus including life-sized Matryoshka Dolls, Russian folk legends Ded Moroz (Father Christmas) and Snegurochka (Snow Maiden) and Troika Sleigh. Adults and children enjoy the special effects of the flapping winged owl on the Grandfather clock, the growing 50 ft tall Christmas Tree, the Dove of Peace with a 20ft wingspan, and of course, the leaps, spins, and extraordinary moves of the company all performed to Tchaikovsky’s complete and incomparable score. 

Tickets start at $28.00. Platinum Experience tickets feature artist Meet N Greet and branded gift items; Gold Circle Gift Packages include branded gift items. Groups of ten or more and Girl Scout troops receive discounts by calling 800-320-1733. Discounts for Seniors 65+, Active and Inactive Armed Services, and Motorclub members are available from www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets .  Single tickets in Fargo are available now at www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets or call the Fargo Theatre BO 866-300-8300.

Fargo Area Ballet Students Called to Audition for Moscow Ballet’s Maria Skoruk on October 2 at Host Studio North Dakota Academy of Dance

Fargo area ballet students ages 6 to 18 are invited to audition on Monday, October 2, 7:00 pm for Moscow Ballet Soloist and Audition Director Mariia Skoruk at North Dakota Academy of Dance, 1122 Prairie Pkwy, West Fargo, ND 58078.  The Moscow Ballet audition is open to students from dance studios across the city with a minimum one year of ballet training.

Ballerina Mariia Skoruk will lead auditions and rehearse the young dancers in their assigned roles. Successful auditionees perform side-by-side with the Moscow Ballet company in the Great Russian Nutcracker in roles that were created exclusively for their age and skill levels such as Party Children, Mice, Snowflakes, Snow Maidens and more.Mariia Skoruk also leads the young dancers at dress rehearsal with the Russian company the day of the performance. This is often a once-in-a-lifetime experience for aspiring young dancers. The Dance-with-Us program is in its 25th year of auditioning and rehearsing student dancers in each tour city to perform with the professional company. Auditions are free, there may be a casting fee. Sign up to audition today at www.nutcracker.com/auditions.

The selected children will perform in the Great Russian Nutcracker Wednesday, November 29, 7:00 pm at Fargo Theatre. Find Tickets here www.nutcracker.com/your-city.

North Dakota Academy of Dance aims to provide the best quality dance instruction in the area, offering both a recreational and pre-professional style training. They supply a supportive and family-friendly atmosphere that values hard work, respect, perseverance, discipline, and creativity.

About the Fargo Theatre

Built in 1926 as a cinema and vaudeville theatre, the beautifully restored Fargo Theatre serves as an art house theatre featuring independent and foreign film. The Theatre is also Fargo’s hottest downtown venue for concerts and other live events. In spring of 2009, the Fargo Theatre opened a second auditorium. The Fargo Theatre is a non-profit organization and was placed on the National Register of Historical Places by the United States Department of the Interior.