Nutcracker Ballet - Santa Rosa (CA)

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 7:00 pm

Announcing Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker returning to Santa Rosa's Luther Burbank Center for the Arts December 18 and 19 ~ Tickets On Sale Now.

The one and only Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker returns to Santa Rosa's Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Monday and Tuesday, December  18 and 19, 7:00pm.

 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 .  Single tickets in Santa Rosa are available Wednesday, April 12 at or call  Luther Burbank BO 707-546-3600. 

Local Audition Information Coming Soon for Moscow Ballet's 2017 Santa Rosa Performances!

Host Dance Studio Rhythms Elite Academy of Dance, new to Moscow Ballet’s “Dance with Us” program, takes a love of dance and brings it to life. Through focused instruction of multiple dance styles, Rhythms Elite empowers and encourages students to make careers out of their dance training. Rhythms Elite hosts Master Classes and workshops to help students strengthen movements and refine emotional and technical elements in dance. The dance academy has also hosted adult classes for adults at all experience levels. 


About The Wells Fargo Center for the Arts

The Wells Fargo Center for the Arts was opened to the public in 1981, with debut performances by the Santa Rosa Symphony and featured artists such as Anne Murray and Steve Allen. It has been owned and operated by the Luther Burbank Memorial Foundation, which was established in the 1970s, for the past 30 years.

Today, the theater hosts a variety of performances, including the American Philharmonic, Gladys Knight, and the Vienna Boys Choir, as well as educational and community events. The center also hosted George Carlin's last recorded performance.