Salt Creek Ballet's The Nutcracker, a Family Holiday Treat
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The last date listed for The Nutcracker was Saturday December 15, 2012 / 5:00pm.
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Since premiering in 1987, The Joffrey Ballet's production of The Nutcracker has become America's favorite Nutcracker, touring coast to coast more than any other. This beloved holiday masterpiece for the whole family features the entire ballet company, plus local children's choruses, young dancers and a full orchestra performing Tchaikovsky's famous score live. It's the magical tale of young Clara, whose Christmas gift of a nutcracker comes to life and brings her to a fantastic winter wonderland. With larger-than-life scenery and entertaining storytelling, Joffrey's performance is an evening of pure enchantment and a glorious holiday tradition. Learn More
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Principal guest artist, Emily Bowen was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and trained with Cumberland Dance Company, School of North Carolina Dance Theatre and Houston Ballet’s Ben Stevenson Academy. She joined the company of the Houston Ballet in 2006.
The son of Salt Creek Ballet’s Artistic Directors, Ilya Kozadayev was born in St. Petersburg, Russia and began training at the Vaganova Ballet Academy when he was ten years
old. Since immigrating to the United States, Ilya trained at the School of American Ballet in New York, the Academy of Colorado Ballet and the John Cranko Ballet School in Stuttgart, Germany. He has danced with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and Boston Ballet. He performed as a soloist with Colorado Ballet and as a principle with Columbia Classical Ballet. Kozadayev joined the Houston Ballet in July 2003 and was promoted to soloist in 2004.