The Nutcracker Ballet


Twin Cities Ballet presents our 37th Annual Production of The Nutcracker on Friday, November 30, 2018- Two school performances at 10:00 and 12:30. Two Public performances on Saturday, December 1st and Sunday December 2, 2018 at 2:00pm at ISU Braden Auditorium.

Each year, we proudly offer both public performances and matinees geared for school-aged students of this classical ballet.

Public Performance tickets go on sale October 1st.   Please call ISU Braden Box office 309-438-5444.  To avoid extra fees it is best to call or stop by the box office.

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Our school matinee performances will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 10:00 am and 12:30 pm. These shows offer a wonderful opportunity to introduce both classical music and dance. Over 3,000 students from area schools enjoyed last year's performance. The running length of the show is approximately 90 minutes. If you'd like more information about our school matinee performances, you can access information regarding the performance CLICK HERE and the order form for tickets CLICK HERE

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Nutcracker Rehearsal Information: 

Rehearsal start In October 6th-   Please make every attempt to be at rehearsal and please call the studio if your child is ill or absent.  Missing more than 2 rehearsals may jeopardize their involvement.

Saturday- October 6, 13, 20, 27

12:00-12:50- Bon Bon

Saturday- October 6, 13, 20

1:00-1:45- Soldiers and Mice including Company mice and Company Soldiers

1:45-2:15- Angels including Company Angels 

2:15-3:00- Party Girls and Party Boys including Company Party Girls, Clara, Fritz, Nutcracker 

Sleigh Fairies will start rehearsal on October 27th and need to arrive by 1:30

Full cast Rehearsal Information

These times are approximate

Starting Saturday, October 27th , November 3, 10, 17 we will rehearse from 1-3:30- Full Cast rehearsal.  Mice and soldiers should arrive by 1:30pm.  

Sunday November 25th  from 2-4:00-  Mice and soldier should arrive by 2:30

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