Nutcracker Ballet - Fairfax (VA)

Performances
NUTCRACKER! Magic of Christmas Ballet
Center For the Arts at George Mason University
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 - 7:30 pm
703.993.2787

Experience NUTCRACKER! Magic of Christmas Ballet 2022 in Fairfax, VA

This Christmas, bring the whole family back to a simpler time with NUTCRACKER! Magic of Christmas Ballet! The acclaimed holiday tradition is LIVE in theaters for the 30th Anniversary tour. Gather friends and family to re-live your fondest childhood dreams, overflowing with larger-than-life puppets, breath-taking acrobatics and dazzling costumes. Experience the exquisite artistry of the international cast, featuring stars of Ukraine ballet, performing at the highest level of classical technique. Share in the message of Peace and Harmony at George Mason University's Center For the Arts in Fairfax!

GMU Center for the Arts Concert Hall In Fairfax

Welcome to the home of NUTCRACKER! Magic of Christmas Ballet in Fairfax: GMU's Concert Hall! Since opening its doors in 1990, the George Mason University Center for the Arts Concert Hall has played a key role in bringing culture and the arts to northern Virginia and the greater Washington (DC) metro area. The venue hosts community events as well we a variety of performers, such as the Virginia Opera, the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra, the American Festival Pops Orchestra, and the Mason Dance Company.

Fairfax Partner Ballet Studio: Morgan Crisp Dance Company

Nutcracker wouldn’t be Nutcracker without the local Children’s cast! Dancing along side the full international professional cast are local Fairfax and Fredericksburg area children from Morgan Crisp Dance Company. Morgan Crisp Dance Company's teaching philosophy is one that is focused on dance education and derived from many years in the dance industry. They follow a consistent and precise curriculum for dance students to grow through each level in which accurate information and proper dance technique are continuously enforced. Their dance program offers a wide range of dance classes and the curriculum employs many methods of learning and is designed to fully engage the dancer in each class in order to encourage artistic and technical development. Students and parents should always know what to expect from class. 

Morgan Crisp Dance Company presents many performance opportunities to their students in professional atmospheres. They also provide for their dance students the experience to take several master dance classes with current professionals in the industry, information on auditions in order to advance their training, and opportunities to be exposed to dance performances at venues such as the National Theatre and the Kennedy Center.