Nutcracker Ballet - Nashville (TN)

Performances
GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER: CHRISTMAS STREAM
Get your digital ticket for Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker: Christmas Stream
Saturday, December 19, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Streaming in Nashville this Christmas

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 Nashville: The Ryman at the Grand Ole Opry

This year Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker is streaming in Nashville, directly to your living room! In a regular year Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker is performed at the Ryman Auditorium, the most famous former home of the Grand Ole Opry shows and host to numerous concerts and events throughout the year. It is a 2,362-seat live performance venue, located at 116 5th Avenue North, in Nashville. From 1943 to 1974 it was best known as the home of the Grand Ole Opry. Ryman Auditorium was included in the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and was further designated a National Historic Landmark on June 25, 2001, for its pivotal role in the popularization of country music.

Past Nashville Ballet Partnership: Middle Tennessee Youth Ballet

Nutcracker wouldn’t be Nutcracker without the local Children’s cast! Dancing along side the full professional Russian cast are local Nashville children from Middle Tennessee Youth Ballet. The Middle Tennessee Youth Ballet is a pre-professional, 501c(3) nonprofit dance training and scholarship program dedicated to the growth and development of dance students. MTYB is committed to providing cultural enrichment and arts education to the Middle Tennessee community. Its purpose is to provide highly-motivated dance students with the technical training, artistic development, practical experience, and performance opportunities needed to excel in dance. The MTYB Academy is a private, comprehensive performing arts school that combines an individualized, college preparatory education with focused training in ballet, contemporary dance, and the fine arts. The academic curriculum is offered in a nurturing, value-centered environment utilizing one of our online partners and lead by a certified teacher. Middle Tennessee Youth Ballet and MTYB Academy are comprised of students ranging from age eight to eighteen from the Middle Tennessee area. Many of these students have attended prestigious summer intensive programs and gone on to pursue dance at the collegiate level.