Nutcracker Ballet

Join the WSO and the Laurel Ballet Company on a magical, musical trip to the land of the Sugarplum Fairy, waltzing snowflakes and enchanted toys. You’ll experience Tchaikovsky’s magical score performed by the full orchestra. Whether going to The Nutcracker Ballet is a family tradition or a once-in-a-lifetime visit, the experience will warm your spirit and stay with you forever. Three performances were held Saturday, Dec. 9 at 2 and 7 PM and Sunday, Dec. 10 at 2 PM

Eleanor Tornblom is Artistic Director and Judy Rae Tubbs is the choreographer of the production. The principal dancers include Dr. Juraj Adamek, formerly of the Tamburizans, Nurzhan Kulybaev, formerly with St. Petersburg Ballet (Russia) and Ben Rabe from the Rochester City Ballet.

The role of Clara will be performed by Bella Ruozzi, (Saturday Afternoon); Isabelle Kaecher (Saturday Evening) and Giona Ciacco (Sunday) and the Nutcracker Prince will be performed by Dominic Defabo. Click here for the complete cast list. 

Press: Varied productions show enduring charms of ‘Nutcracker’ Tribune-Review November 27, 2017

Sibling sissonne fermée: Westmoreland ‘Nutcracker’ ballet includes several sisters Tribune Review December 9, 2017

 

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