Miami City Balletâ€™s George Balanchineâ€™s The Nutcracker
Friday, December 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 15 at 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 16 at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Au-Rene Theater
201 SW Fifth Ave.
Thursday, December 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 21 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 22 at 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 23 at 1 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Monday, December 24 at 1 p.m.
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Ziff Ballet Opera House
1300 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami City Ballet School Students from Miami-Dade And Broward Counties to Perform with MCBâ€™s Internationally-Acclaimed Dancers!
Tickets range in price from $20 to $74 and are available online at miamicityballet.org, at the MCB box office by phone at (305) 929-7010 or toll-free at (877) 929-7010 or in person: 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami Beach, Monday through Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tickets also on sale at:
Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami (305) 949-6722 â— arshtcenter.org
Broward Center, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale (954) 462-0222 â— browardcenter.org
A Nutcracker doll will come to life, a Sugar Plum Fairy will dance, snowflakes will fall and smiles from children of all ages will rain down as Miami City Ballet, Floridaâ€™s Internationally Acclaimed Company under the direction of Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez, presents its enchanting holiday production of George Balanchineâ€™s The Nutcracker TM at the Broward Center – Au-Rene Theater – December 14 through 16 in Fort Lauderdale and at the Adrienne Arsht Center – Ziff Ballet Opera House – December 20 through 24 in Miami. Students from Miami-Dade and Broward counties, enrolled in the prestigious Miami City Ballet School, will perform in the production along with the Companyâ€™s internationally-acclaimed dancers.
Based on the story The Nutcracker and The Mouse King by E.T.A. Hoffmann, George Balanchineâ€™s The NutcrackerTM is a captivating tale of a little girlâ€™s Christmas Eve dream about a handsome prince, a mouse king, toy soldiers and dancers from faraway lands set to the beloved music of Tchaikovsky, brought to life by a cast of more than 100 dancers and children.
Nothing short of a feel-good, Broadway spectacular, this elaborate, full-scale musical stage production features glorious sets, lavish costumes and magical special effects. Families will be captivated watching a Christmas tree that soars from twelve to thirty feet tall, beautiful ballerinas dancing amid a live blizzard, flying sleighs, a Nutcracker doll that turns into a handsome Prince and fanciful choreography that takes the entire family on a magical journey to the Land of the Sweets.
With its sumptuous dÃ©cor and dazzling character dance numbers, Miami City Balletâ€™s production of George Balanchineâ€™s The Nutcrackerâ„¢ is a must-see holiday extravaganza for everyone, young and old: children, parents and grandparents!
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