The Nutcracker Tea Party

The Nutcracker Tea Party

December 17 and 18, 2022
Performances at 1:30 and 4:00 P.M.

UNCSA's Preparatory Dance Nutcracker Tea Party has become a much-loved annual family tradition! Children from 3 to 10 years of age enjoy a 45-minute performance of The Nutcracker. Drosselmeyer reads the story from his book of memories, as Preparatory Dance students dance selections from the ballet.

After the performance audience members enjoy a Tea Party with Nutcracker-themed arts and crafts and the opportunity to join in a ballet class with characters from the performance.

Tickets are available from the UNCSA Box Office starting September 6.

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Tickets $25
Preparatory Dance Students $20

Nutcracker Tea Party Camps

The Nutcracker Act I: Clara and Fritz and the Dancing Snowflake Adventure Camp

Saturday, December 3, 2022
9:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Nutcracker campers will dance their way through a Snowflake Adventure with creative crafts and storytelling.  Who knows, they might even meet a mouse or a soldier along the way!
For dancers 3 - 7 years of age (no prior experience necessary).

The Nutcracker Act II: The Sugar Plum Fairy and Nutcracker Prince Camp

Saturday, December 10, 2022
9:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
In the magical realm of the Sugar Plum Fairy, she and the Nutcracker Prince meet their friends in the Land of the Sweets with dancing, crafts and storytelling all enhancing the dream!
For dancers 3-7 years of age (no prior experience necessary).

Registration starts September 6!

One Camp (includes a ticket to the Nutcracker Tea Party): $50
Both Camps (includes a ticket to the Nutcracker Tea Party): $75

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