Nutcracker for Kids
Roger Kalia, conductor
Joe Lauderdale, director
Charlotte Rubino, narrator
Luke Bruderer, narrator
Festival Ballet Theatre — Salwa Rizkalla, artistic director
TCHAIKOVSKY: Selections from "The Nutcracker"
Visions of sugarplums and beautiful ballerinas will dance in your head after seeing Tchaikovsky’s delightful Christmas ballet, performed in a condensed 45-minute version created just for kids. This annual favorite finishes with a grand finale sing-along and a jolly visit from Santa himself!
Enjoy FREE interactive activities in the lobby inspired by each concert’s theme! Featuring family-friendly arts and crafts, an instrument petting zoo, and opportunities to meet Symphony musicians, local performing groups, and more!
Activities begin at 9 a.m. for 10 a.m. attendees and 12:15 p.m. for 11:30 a.m. attendees.