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The Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker Set for November 8 and 10

The Moscow Ballet
10/30/2006 —

Penn State York's Pullo Family Performing Arts Center is privileged to have been selected as the rehearsal venue and tour premiere for The Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker.  The Great Russian Nutcracker is set for Wednesday, Nov. 8 and Friday, Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m.  Students from local dance companies will have the opportunity to take part in the show.  The Moscow Ballet will perform the Great Russian Nutcracker in 70 cities during its fourteenth annual holiday tour of the United States.

Artistic Director Anatoli Emelianov, a ten-year veteran of the Moscow Ballet and its chief choreographer, will star as the Enchanted Nutcracker Prince. Moscow Ballet's all-Russian casts have won rave reviews for exquisite dancing and finely honed classical technique. With Valentin Fedorov's stunning sets and costumes, and larger- than-life puppets, the Great Russian Nutcracker is the must-see production of 2006.  For information on the company, visit http://www.nutcracker.com/

Tickets are $35, $45, and $65.  For tickets and information on the variety of free and ticketed programs available at the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, visit http://www.pullocenter.psu.edu/ or call (717) 505-8900. Tickets also may be purchased at http://www.ticketweb.com/ online. Penn State York students may receive a $10 discount by purchasing tickets from the Bursar's Office in 121 Main Classroom Building and showing their student ID. 

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