This December, don’t fail to catch the holiday tradition, The Nutcracker to be performed by the Royal City Youth Ballet in Duncan. The Nutcracker is a two-act ballet performed with the musical score of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. It was originally choreographed by Lev Ivanov and Marius Petipa. This ballet is an adaptation of the story that goes by the same title. The first time it was shown was in 1892 at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. Since then, it has become famous all over the world. If you’ve never seen The Nutcracker before, now is your chance to do so.
Event Name: The Nutcracker
Date: Friday, December 16th, 2016 – Saturday, December 17th, 2016
Location: Cowichan Performing Arts Centre 2687 James Street, Duncan
Official website: http://www.cowichanpac.ca/event/nutcracker-0
Prices: Adult: $26 / Family: $84