Nutcracker Ballet - Milwaukee (WI)

Riverside Theater
Friday, November 29, 2019 - 7:00 pm
T: 414.286.3663

The Gift of Christmas Tour Comes to Milwaukee Friday, November 29

Moscow Ballet brings the Gift of Christmas Tour to Milwaukee with Great Russian Nutcracker performances bringing holiday magic to life and creating unforgettable memories for all ages. The company performs at Riverside Theater on Fri., Nov. 29, 7 p.m. only. 

Moscow Ballet makes Christmas gift giving easy with the holiday performance that delights all ages…from the life-sized Kissy Doll to the fierce, red-eyed Rat King; and the Russian Troika Sleigh bringing Masha through the Snow Forest to the Land of Peace and Harmony which is populated with 10 foot tall dancing puppets, exotic flying birds and dancing couples from the world’s five great heritages. 

About the Riverside Theater

Riverside Theater is part of the Pabst Theater Group, a multi-faceted entertainment organization that hosts over 400 events annually in three historic venues in downtown Milwaukee: Pabst Theater (est. 1895), Riverside Theater (est. 1928) and Turner Hall Ballroom (est. 1882) as well as venues throughout Metro Milwaukee. The Riverside Theater is named for its location along the Milwaukee River and is one of the most opulent of Milwaukee’s theaters, welcoming high caliber artists ranging from Kevin Hart and Neil Young to Norah Jones and Aretha Franklin.

About Host Studio: Elation Dance Center

Elation Dance Center offers quality dance instruction for children and adults. Elation believes in teaching children proper placement at a young age to prevent injury and instill proper technique. In addition, they strive to share the joy of this amazing art form.  While ballet is the core to dance training, they offer outstanding contemporary classes in jazz, tap, contemporary and hip-hop. Elation encourages their students to become well-rounded dancers by exploring many styles of dance. Their goal is to create well-rounded dancers and individuals for any given path in their futures. Their philosophy encompasses what they call the three C's - Concert, Competition & Community. Elation's direction is unique and allows its dancers to enjoy all aspects of the art of dance. Elation dancers have performed locally at venues such as Summerfest, State Fair and the Milwaukee Bucks. They have also performed internationally in London as well as Disneyland Paris.