Greenwich Ballet Academy’s family-friendly, breathtaking, full-length production of The Nutcracker is back on stage. Performances will run November 13 at 7:45pm and November 14 at 2:00pm at the Greenwich High School Performing Arts Center.
“We love kicking-off the holiday season each year with The Nutcracker,” said Patricia Franklin, Chairman of the Geenwich Ballet Academy. “This year’s production is truly special after being off stage since 2019. We are so excited to help create lifelong, holiday memories for families by sharing the magic of The Nutcracker.”
Immerse yourself in the magical tale of Clara and her adventures with the Nutcracker as they battle the Mouse King and celebrate in the Land of Sweets. Greenwich Ballet Academy’s The Nutcracker features beautiful, colorful scenery and breathtaking costumes, which make this age-old tradition sparkle to life. Numerous Greenwich
Public School students are featured performers along with professional guest artists from American Ballet Theatre (ABT).
Greenwich Ballet Academy is excited to partner with local Greenwich businesses as our Nutcracker takes over our Instagram account and pays a visit at iconic Greenwich locations for some fun before heading to our studio for Nutcracker rehearsals. Follow along at #NutcrackerOutAndAbout to see where his adventures take him.
Ticketing and V.I.P. Backstage Passes. Get the full Nutcracker experience with our limited V.I.P. Backstage Access Pass for you and your loved ones – your child, grandchild or your young-at-heart friend. After the Sunday performance, gain access to areas that are off-limits to attendees with an exclusive backstage pass. V.I.P. Backstage Access Pass includes: (i) an intimate behind-the-scenes look of the performance space; and (ii) photo opportunity with your favorite Nutcracker characters. This is truly a unique and exclusive way to experience this wonderful holiday tradition. This limited opportunity is available to any Tier 1 or Tier 2 Ticket Holders for the Sunday performance only and includes access for 1 adult and 1 child. Limited quantities available.
For ticketing go to www.greenwichballetacademy.org Audiences will be required to wear masks in accordance with current CDC guidelines when attending performances.
Greenwich Ballet Academy, a 501(c)(3) non-profit founded in 2006, is proud to be among the most prestigious and highly regarded pre-professional classical ballet academies in the United States. The Academy’s mission is to nurture talented young students toward careers in professional ballet and optimizing college aspirations.
The Academy takes great care in directing each of its students on an individual path toward excellence and with an emphasis on superior technique, artistry and stage presence. GBA promotes this learning in a positive environment that develops not only exceptional dance skills, but overall health, fitness, self-confidence, and leadership.