Nutcracker Ballet - Kamloops (BC)

Performances
GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER
Sagebrush Theatre
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 4:00 pm
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 8:00 pm

Announcing Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker coming to Kamloops at Sagebrush Theatre on November 13 ~ Tickets On Sale Now

The one and only Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker will be in Kamloops on Monday, November 13, 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm at Sagebrush 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 Kamloops are available now at www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets or call the Sagebrush Theatre BO 250-374-5483. 

Kamloops Area Ballet Students Called to Audition for Moscow Ballet’s Mariia Skoruk on Tuesday, September 5 at Host Studio Academy of Dance

Kamloops area ballet students ages 7 to 17 are invited to audition on Tuesday, September 5, 3:30 pm for Moscow Ballet Soloist and Audition Director Mariia Skoruk at Host Dance Studio Academy of Dance, 910 Camosun Crescent  Kamloops, BC V2C 6G2. This Moscow Ballet audition is open to students from dance studios across the city with a minimum one year of ballet training. Successful auditionees perform side-by-side with the Moscow Ballet company in roles which were created exclusively for their age and skill levels such as Party Children, Mice, Snowflakes, Snow Maidens and more.

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 which were created exclusively for their age and skill levels such as Party Children, Mice, Snowflakes, Snow Maidens and more. Ballerina Mariia Skoruk will also lead 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. Auditions are free, there may be a casting fee. Sign up to audition today at www.nutcracker.com/youth-auditions.

The selected children will perform in the Great Russian Nutcracker November 13, 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm at Sagebrush Theatre. Find Tickets here www.nutcracker.com/your-city

Academy of Dance is celebrating their 15th year of business in Kamloops BC! Run by Krista Faraday, Academy of Dance offers a variety of dance lessons for ages two and up, in competitive and recreational dance. The Academy believes in providing each student that walks through the doors with equal opportunity to experience the gift of dance. The studio has three large studios, all with natural light and beautiful sprung hardwood floors, and is equipped with dance barres, full length mirror and sound systems. The Academy of Dance is very excited to partner with the Moscow Ballet for the Kamloops performance of the Great Russian Nutcracker, a wonderful opportunity for local Kamloops dance students.

About The Sagebrush Theatre

The Sagebrush Theatre is a 706 seat proscenium theatre, located at 1300 9th Avenue and jointly owned by the City of Kamloops and the Kamloops/Thompson School District. They are the proud home of the Western Canada Theatre and the Kamloops Symphony Orchestra, as well as a road house for many local and national performances, as well as international features.