November 13, 2008 -
The Appalachian Ballet Company in their 37th season will present the annual holiday tradition - The Nutcracker. This production is the only Nutcracker in Knoxville with live music by the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra.
The Appalachian Ballet Company will present two public shows December 6th at 8 pm & December 7th at 2 pm at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium. School matinees are December 4th & 5th.
Beth Everitt, alumni of Appalachian Ballet now dancing with the Dominic Walsh Dance Theatre of Houston will return in her role as the Sugarplum fairy.
The Nutcracker is a wonderful way to ring in the holidays and introduce young children to the power and beauty of classical ballet. For over 100 years, this story has proven to be a favorite, enchanting audiences of all ages.
Come see the magic with lavish scenery, glorious tutus, soldiers, snowflakes and sugar plums at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium – the first weekend of December.
For tickets call 865-982-8463 or 865-656-4444.
Ticket prices are as follows:
in advance - $35, $30 and $20
student and senior citizen discount $5 off
at door - $40, $35 and $25