Nutcracker Ballet - Calgary (AB)

Performances
GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER: CHRISTMAS STREAM
Get your digital ticket for Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker: Christmas Stream
Saturday, December 19, 2020 - 6:00 pm
Presented by Arts Commons

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker Christmas Stream

Go back to a simpler time and celebrate this Christmas tradition with the whole family! See Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker from the best seat in the house; your living room! Take this opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones and experience the smash-hit Holiday tradition in this ground-breaking debut. Take a trip backstage with the cameras for a look at how the magic is made. Hear it first-hand from world-class artists, designers, and the creators of this cherished production. See the full performance as captured on stage plus an up close look at the behind-the-scenes action. Make this Christmas special; don’t miss this celebration!

Moscow Ballet's Usual Venue in Calgary: Jack Singer Concert Hall in Arts Commons

This year Arts Commons presents Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker streaming in Calgary, directly to your living room! In a regular year Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker is performed at the Jack Singer Concert Hall in Arts Commons, described as one of the most beautiful and acoustically acclaimed venues in North America. Home of Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, BD&P World Music, and TD Jazz, audiences are treated to some of the world's finest musical events. The hall also welcomes a spectrum of events each season from TED talks and National Geographic speakers, to wedding dinners on the stage and rock stars on tour.

Past Calgary Ballet Partnership: Ballet Classique Methusela

Nutcracker wouldn’t be Nutcracker without the local Children’s cast! Dancing along side the full professional Russian cast are local Calgary children from Ballet Classique Methusela. Since 2004, Ballet Classique Methusela has been evolving steadily. The studio is committed to providing its students and parents with the highest standards of technical training while maintaining an inspiring and joyful environment. They aim to aid their students in cultivating a love and appreciation of dance and music that will last a lifetime. This dedication is evident through Ballet Classique’s enthusiastic ballet instruction as well as in the many supplementary programs they offer to their students including ballet field trips, ballet movie nights, and a full-to-the-brim ballet library. Ballet Classique Methusela maintains a mandate to develop strong technical skills in a non-competitive environment, without compromising the natural joy of dance. Their instructors and students infectious love of dance is contagious!