SATURDAY, JULY 16TH
Escape the heat by dreaming of an enchanted Snow Forest and a magical Kingdom of Sweets. Our Nutcracker in July open house is an opportunity for audience members, prospective students, and parents to get a behind-the-scenes look at our Canal Street home – and to purchase first choice of seats to The Nutcracker, take free classes, and more!
10:15am – Nutcracker-themed classes (Ages 4-7 and Ages 8-11)
10:45am – Minds In Motion movement class (Ages 8-13)
11:15am – Nutcracker-themed classes (Ages 4-7 and Ages 8-11)
11:45am – Minds In Motion movement class (Ages 8-13)
12:15pm – Nutcracker-themed classes (Ages 4-7 and Ages 8-11)
30 minute class sessions – no dance experience necessary
Throughout the Event (10am-1pm):
• Purchase tickets to The Nutcracker (before they go on sale to the general public) – don’t miss your chance to see the debut of our stunning new scenery this December
• Take photos with some of your favorite Nutcracker characters
• Get an up-close look at costumes from the production
• Take a tour of the Richmond Ballet facility, with the ability to watch a variety of School of Richmond Ballet classes
• Create arts and crafts with Richmond Family Magazine
• Visit bbgb’s table of children’s books
• Register for School of Richmond Ballet classes without paying the registration fee (for new students only)
Nutcracker in July will be held in our Richmond Ballet building located at 407 East Canal Street. Free parking is available in the Richmond Ballet lot directly next to the Ballet building (accessible from 4th Street). Street parking is also free on weekends.
This is a free event and no registration is required.