Dance Steps Presents The Nutcracker Ballet
The enchanting story of Clara and her Magical Nutcracker Prince is brought to life with a cast of over 70 dancers from Dance Steps including 55 Dance Steps Company Members. Masterly staged and choreographed by Artistic Director Donna Bayley, as well as Krista Conti, and theatre coaching by Julia Webb, this glorious wordless ballet production pays homage to E.T.A. Hoffmann's classic tale and Tchaikovsky's beautifully written score. Some of the traditional dances include the battle of the Rat King and Nutcracker, Sugar Plum Fairy, Chinese dance, Spanish dance, Dance of the Snowflakes, Russian dance and Reeds Pipes.
Dance Steps Company is a group of 55 keen and talented dancers from Dance Steps Studio. They range in age from 5 years old to 18 years old. Dancers from Dance Steps Studio audition annually for a spot in the Company. Dance Steps is located on Colborne Street in London and offers not only ballet but jazz, tap, lyrical, hip hop and acro lessons. Students range in age from 2 1/2 to adults.
When: Saturday November 30 1:30pm and 4:30pm shows.
Where: FCCC auditorium (3725 Bostwick Rd, London, ON N6P 1G9).
Tickets are now on sale at the Grand Theatre Box Office (519-672-8800) !