This annual presentation has become a holiday tradition in the community.
Friday, December 7, 2012
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
The holiday classic will be presented Dec. 8 and 9 at Blake High School for the Performing Arts.
The Theatre Arts and Dance Alliance of FishHawk Ranch with Tampa Bay Dance Theatre will present its annual holiday production of "The Nutcracker" Dec. 8 and 9 at 3 p.m. at Blake High School for the Performing Arts, 1701 North Blvd., Tampa. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for students and seniors. Call 813-571-0901 or visit www.tadance.com.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The tea party will take place Sunday, Nov. 4.
Brandon Ballet will get a jumpstart on the holiday season Sunday, Nov. 4 when it brings a holiday favorite to The Regent. The ballet company will present an afternoon in the "Land of the Sweets!" The performance celebrates the story of "The Nutcracker," with desserts, story time and appearances by characters from the classic holiday ballet, including the Sugar Plum Fairy. The event is set for 1 to 3 p.m. at The Regent, 6437 Watson Road, Riverview. Tickets are $20 for children and adults 13 and older and $15 for children 12 and younger. For more information, call 813-684-4282, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Brandon Ballet website. Tickets can also be ordered online.
Thursday, December 8, 2011
The holiday classic will be presented Dec. 10-11.
On Dec. 10 and 11, the Brandon Ballet will present four performances of the favorite seasonal ballet, Tchaikovsky’s "The Nutcracker." The ballet tells the story of a little girl named Clara who, on the eve of Christmas, receives a wonderful gift, a wooden toy nutcracker from her mysterious uncle Drosselmeyer. The toy leads Clara on a magical journey through an enchanted winter wonderland with wondrous dancing snowflakes and the elegant Snow Queen, then onto the land of the sweets where Clara meets the regal and majestic Sugar Plum Fairy. "The Nutcracker" is a classic that has been dazzling audiences of all ages for years. Performances are scheduled Dec. 10 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 11 at 2 and 5:30 p.m. in the Spoto High School …
Friday, November 18, 2011
The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 19.
Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of a ballet? Residents will get a chance to find out Nov. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m., when the regional ballet company, the Brandon Ballet, holds a free educational backstage tour. Residents are invited to visit the Brandon Ballet and view a rehearsal for the upcoming holiday ballet, "The Nutcracker," as well as a company ballet class. Participants will participate in a question-and-answer session with the dancers of the Brandon Ballet, as well as learn about the costumes used in "The Nutcracker." The event will take place at the Brandon Ballet's home, the Dance Centre, 161 E. Bloomingdale Ave., Brandon, in the Bloomingdale Plaza. The Brandon Ballet is extending a special invitation to large groups and…