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Greenwich Ballet Academy returns to GHS Performing Arts Center for The Nutcracker 2021

Greenwich Ballet Academy’s jaw-dropping family production of The Nutcracker is back on stage. Performances will be November 13 at 7:45 p.m. and November 14 at 2 p.m. at the Greenwich High School Performing Arts Center.

“We love kicking off the holiday season every year with The Nutcracker,” said Patricia Franklin, President of Geenwich Ballet Academy. “This year’s production is truly special after being off stage since 2019. We are thrilled to help create unforgettable holiday memories for families by sharing the magic of The Nutcracker.”

Immerse yourself in the magical story of Clara and her adventures with the Nutcracker as they battle the Mouse King and celebrate in candy land. Greenwich Ballet Academy’s Nutcracker features beautiful, colorful sets and breathtaking costumes, bringing this centuries-old tradition to life. Many Greenwich
Public school students are featured performers as well as visiting professional performers of American Ballet Theater (ABT).

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Greenwich Ballet Academy is delighted to partner with local Greenwich businesses as our Nutcracker takes over our Instagram account and visits iconic Greenwich locations for fun before heading to our studio for rehearsals of The Nutcracker. Follow him on #NutcrackerOutAndAbout to see where his adventures take him.

Ticket office and VIP backstage pass. Get the full Nutcracker experience with our behind-the-scenes VIP access pass for you and your loved ones – your child, grandchild, or sweetheart. After the Sunday performance, gain access to off-limits areas with an exclusive backstage pass. The VIP Backstage Access Pass includes: (i) an intimate behind-the-scenes look at the performance space; and (ii) a photo shoot with your favorite Nutcracker characters. It’s truly a unique and exclusive way to experience this wonderful holiday tradition. This limited opportunity is available to all Tier 1 or Tier 2 ticket holders for the Sunday performance only and includes access for 1 adult and 1 child. Limited quantities available.

For tickets go to Audiences will be required to wear masks per current CDC guidelines when attending performances.

The Greenwich Ballet Academy, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2006, is proud to be among the most prestigious and beloved pre-professional classical ballet academies in the United States. The mission of the Academy is to train talented young students towards careers in professional ballet and to optimize academic aspirations.
The Academy takes great care in leading each of its students on an individual path to excellence and with an emphasis on superior technique, artistry and stage presence. GBA promotes this learning in a positive environment that not only develops exceptional dance skills, but also overall health, fitness, self-confidence and leadership.