Making its annual return to the Mainstage is everyone’s favorite holiday ballet. Enter a world of Christmas dreams to the joyous music of Tchaikovsky in this annual year-end favorite. Join the Sugar Plum Fairy, the heroic Nutcracker Prince and the evil Rat King in this whimsical celebration of the season.
Choreographer and teacher Darlene Myers began her professional career with Pennsylvania Ballet Company. She toured the United States dancing works of Balanchine, Butler and Sokolow. Ms. Myers went on to teach classical ballet, modern, jazz and choreography at Union College for 20 years, and at the State University of New York at Albany for five years, prior to opening her own ballet school.
In 1990 Darlene Myers founded Northeast Ballet Company, the resident company of Proctors, and continues to serve as Artistic Director.
Lauren Lovette began studying ballet at the age of 11 and attended summer courses at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, in 2004 and 2005. In 2009, Ms. Lovette became an apprentice with NYCB and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in September 2010. In February 2013, she was promoted to soloist.
|Family Friendly||Running Time|
120 min with intermission
|Northeast Ballet's Annual Nutcracker||Saturday, December 7, 2013, 7:00 pm|
|Northeast Ballet's Annual Nutcracker||Sunday, December 8, 2013, 2:00 pm|