Smarties, this is a MUST for the holiday season, Charlotte Youth Ballet’s Nutcracker is one of our favorite holiday treats! The Charlotte Youth Ballet brings to the stage its 37th annual holiday classic production of Tchaikosvky’s The Nutcracker featuring the choreography of Charlotte ballet icon, Gay Porter and Bridget Porter Young. Start your family’s holiday tradition with this magical performance by winning a family 4-pack of tickets, read on!
The story opens as the Stahlbaum family welcomes friends and family to their annual Christmas gala. Their grand home is adorned with festive decorations, at the center of which is a spectacular Christmas tree. When the mysterious Dr. Drosselmeyer arrives bearing gifts, all the children are enchanted by the mechanical Nutcracker that he gives to young Clara. Fritz, in a fit of jealousy, grabs the Nutcracker from his sister and as it crashes to the floor… the magic begins!
Performance Date & Times:
-Friday November 30th, 2018 9:30am & 11:30am
-Friday November 30th, 2018 7:00pm
-Saturday December 1st, 2018 2:00pm & 7:00pm
-Sunday December 2nd, 2018 2:30pm
Ticket Pricing Information:
Single tickets for The Nutcracker range from $20-$30 and are sold exclusively through the Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Box Office. Tickets may be purchased online, over the phone or in person at the CPCC Box Office. The CPCC Box Office is located in the lobby of the Overcash Building at 1206 Elizabeth Avenue and is open from 10:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday. The CPCC Box Office can be reached at (704) 330-6534. For more information on The Nutcracker and for special discounts, visit charlotteyouthballet.org.
The Smarty Nutcracker Giveaway:
One lucky Smarty will win 4 tickets to the Friday, November 30th evening performance of the Nutcracker at 7pm.
To enter, do the following:
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2. Answer this question in a comment below: What is your favorite family Holiday tradition?
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Giveaway ends November 20th!
Good Luck, Smarties
The Charlotte Youth Ballet, the premier youth ballet in the Southeast, enriches the community through a non-profit, innovative regional ballet company that provides student dancers an opportunity to perform in professional level productions. CYB introduces ballet to diverse audiences to foster a lifelong support of the arts.