Act I features the magical party scene with Clara, Fritz and the whole family celebrating Christmas Eve, when the mice, rat king and soldiers take the stage for their epic battle. Clara is then led through the Land of Snow into the Land of Sweets, home of the Sugar Plum Fairy, her cavalier and her court, where they celebrate with dances from around the world; set to Tchaikovsky’s score. Directed and choreographed by Beth Fecteau, this is Saratoga City Ballet’s 25th Anniversary production of the Nutcracker – a perfect holiday treat for audiences of all ages!
The Nutcracker takes place Dec. 21st at 7:30 pm and Dec. 22nd at 2:00 and 7:30 pm at the magical Hart Theater, The Egg, Empire State Plaza. Tickets are $28 for adults, $20 for Students / Seniors and Children 5 and under are free! Group tickets are also available for a discount. To purchase tickets, visit www.saratogacityballet.com. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (518) 584-1895.