Moscow Ballet

Moscow Ballet

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Kearney, NE


Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker 2015  
Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 7:00 PM alt
Merryman Performing Arts Center  

Moscow Ballet Presents Great Russian Nutcracker in Kearney, NE!


This favorite show for families at the holidays features award-winning Russian dancers and is acclaimed by the press. The story of peace features amazing solo dances by ambassadors from Hispanic, African, Russian, Asian, and European heritages. The 2013 production includes 200 all new, hand-embellished costumes designed by Shakespearean expert Arthur Oliver and created in St Petersburg’s oldest theatrical costume shop.  Celebrate the beauty of the holidays and the best of Russian ballet in one grand production of Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker!


Local Audition Information  Coming Soon for Moscow  Ballet's 2015 Performances!


The experience of working and performing with professional ballerinas is often a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for aspiring dancers. Former Somerville NJ Gotta Dance student Hillary-Marie Michael, now director of Jersey Tap Fest, says, “From start to finish … it is an excellent way for dancers to understand both the discipline and fun involved in a professional ballet production.” Register at




"The corps dancers are striking to see."
Charleston Today

altThe Merryman stage is a venue for more than 130 events each year. More than 62,000 people enter the beautiful Ron & Carol Cope Foyer to enjoy a Merryman season show, school music program, Kearney area concert, travelogue film, dance recital, choral program, wedding or church service in the Morris Family Theatre.

The Robert M. Merryman Performing Arts Center is unique. It is the only community performing arts center to be located in an active elementary school. The original building was built in 1926 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The Ron and Carol Cope Grand Lobby, the Reception Hall and the Scott D. Morris Family Theatre echo the architectural design.Our purpose is to offer quality dance, music and theatre performances, educational events and workshops that will culturally reward audiences and participants.Our goal is to become an engine of creativity for area youth and a place of enjoyment and “affirmation” for the community.


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