Moscow Ballet’s “Great Russian Nutcracker” returns to the Creative Arts Center on its 25th Anniversary Tour. Known for its award-winning principal dancers, lavish costumes and exquisite artistry, the Moscow Ballet promises audiences of all ages a magical celebration of the holiday season. Forty classically-trained dancers will deliver an unforgettable performance complete with hand-painted sets, a 60-foot “growing” Christmas tree and the stunning Dove of Peace — all set to Tchaikovsky’s famous score. Critics agree, “Whimsical and imaginative storytelling blend with the richness of Russian classical dance to make the ‘Great Russian Nutcracker’ a performance not to be missed!” This show is always a sell-out so get be sure to get your tickets early.
Nationally-touring productions exhibit the same quality seen on Broadway. Some shows use the same sets and costumes from the original Broadway production.
Content and performance elements are suitable for the entire family. However, not all family events are recommended for children under the age of five. Call our Box Office at 304-293-7469 with questions about the age appropriateness of our performances.
WVU Creative Arts Center
Tickets start at $50
Group rates available. Call 304-293-7469 for details.
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