Nutcracker Ballet - Youngstown (OH)

Edward W. Powers Auditorium
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm
T: 330.744.0264

The Gift of Christmas Tour Comes to Youngstown Wednesday, December 18

Moscow Ballet brings the Gift of Christmas Tour to Youngstown with Great Russian Nutcracker performances bringing holiday magic to life and creating unforgettable memories for all ages. The company performs at Edward W. Powers Auditorium at the DeYor Performing Arts Center on Wed., Dec. 18, 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 Host Studio: Ruth's Dance & Fitness Company

Ruth's Dance & Fitness Company specializes in training students in the artistry of classical ballet, and then integrating ballet technique into all the forms of dance that are seen on the stage at the annual productions.  Artistic Director Ruth Balestra and Assistant Director Kaitlyn Fabian take pride in producing classical and modern ballets to the themes of Broadway shows and other ballets.  Some of the soundtracks students have performed ballet, modern and jazz choreography to are:  Phantom of The Opera, Mamma Mia, A Michael Jackson Tribute, Cinderella, Broadway's Little Mermaid, The Lord of The Dance, Wicked, Tangled, Jersey Boys, Newsies, Swan Lake, and most recently, Singing In The Rain, and An American In Paris.  Ruth's Dance & Fitness Co. LLC has been in business 26 years, and enjoys teaching students of all ages, in a nurturing environment.  The mission is to teach students to be the best they can be, while maintaining correct form, and placing special emphasis on safety.

About the Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The Edward W. Powers Auditorium at the DeYor Performing Arts Center, located in the heart of the burgeoning arts and entertainment district of Youngstown Ohio, is recognized as one of the most beautiful performance venues in the Midwest. As the long-time home of the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra it remains the cultural heart of Mahoning Valley. The DeYor’s performance halls – Edward W. Powers Auditorium provides ideally suited spaces for large orchestral performances and theatrical productions as well as intimate recitals and family oriented performances. Under the leadership of Chef Jeff Chrystal, the Center’s Overture Restaurant is the chosen destination for pre-event dining in a beautiful, cosmopolitan atmosphere.