The Hampton Ballet Theatre School (HBTS), is excited to present their ninth annual production of Tchaikovsky’s beloved Nutcracker on Friday, December 8 at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, December 9 at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Guild Hall’s beautiful John Drew Theater, 158 Main Street, East Hampton.
Advanced ticket prices range from $15 – $45 and day of performance ticket prices range from $20 – $50, depending on the designated section. Premium, orchestra, balcony and box seats are available at rates for children (under 12 years of age) and adults. Group rates for all performances are available for groups consisting of 10 or more people.
The ballet is choreographed by the director of HBTS, Sara Jo Strickland and includes beautiful costumes designed and hand sewn by Yuka Silvera and lighting design by Sebastian Paczynski. Resident guest artists Adam and Gail Baranello of A&G Dance Company will be dancing the Arabian Prince and Princess. Sharing the roles of Dew Drop Princess will be Holiday Bovio and Jillian Hear and Snow Queen will be danced by Beatrice DeGroot and Devon Friedman, all dancers are Pro Student Level 7 at HBTS. Dancing the role of Sugar Plum Fairy will be Samantha Prince, also a Pro Student Level 7 at HBTS. Guest artist Nick Peregrino will dance the role of Cavalier. Guest artists Timothy Sloan and James Monroe Stevko will be sharing the roles of Snow King, Dew Drop Prince and Marzipan.
Hampton Ballet Theatre School’s Nutcracker will enchant those of all ages, as the students of HBTS transport the audience to a land where angels, snowflakes and flowers dance and Clara saves the Nutcracker Prince from the evil Mouse King. The Nutcracker will produce holiday cheer for all, as everyone celebrates in the Land of Sweets. Do not miss this extraordinary, holiday event!
To reserve tickets in advance call 888-933-4287 or go to hamptonballettheatreschool.com and for more information please email INFO@nullHAMPTONBALLETTHEATRESCHOOL.COM