*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 12/15/2019
The Academy of New England Ballet Company will present the traditional holiday classic, Nutcracker on Saturday, December 14th at 2 pm and Sunday, December 15th at 1 pm at the Klein Memorial Auditorium. 910 Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport. Enjoy one of the most beloved works in ballet repertoire when the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier dance for Clara and the Nutcracker Prince and welcome them into a fantasy world of Mother Ginger and her precocious polichinelles, waltzing flowers and dancing princesses from around the world! A holiday tradition for the entire family, Nutcracker is the perfect way to introduce children to the power and beauty of classical dance.
Under the direction of new Executive Director, Taylor Millbauer, come and experience the new and exciting and touches, along with the things that you already know and love about this performance! Joining the cast of nearly 100 dancers from the community, will be guest artists from Ajkun Ballet and Burklyn Ballet Theatre.
Academy of New England Ballet is now located at 279 Ferry Boulevard, in Stratford, alongside Connecticut Dance Conservatory. Academy of New England Ballet Company offers classes in ballet, tap, jazz and pointe, along with performance opportunities. It is an exciting time of rebuilding and growth.
We invite you to light up your holidays at the Klein Auditorium and their presentation of Academy of New England Ballet Company’s holiday classic Nutcracker! Two performances only! Be sure to visit our holiday boutique in the lobby! Tickets are $20 to $50, reserved seating. Secure parking for the Klein, $5 per car. For information and tickets call 800-424-0160 or visit theklein.org.
*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.