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Announcing The 2017 Nutcracker Children's Party and School Tour

October 7, 2017
Gladstone, MO
Ballet North announces the Nutcracker Children's Party for 2017
On Saturday December 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm Ballet North will present Act II of the Nutcracker Suite - The Kingdom of Sweets - along with complimentary refreshments and of course pictures with the Dew Drop and Sugar Plum!
Act II contains all those beloved dances from the Tchaikovsky/Petipa masterpiece: Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Arabian, Candycanes, Clowns, Sugar Plum Fairy, Waltz of the Flowers, Journey pas de deux, and a Grande Finale.  Performance length is right at 45 minutes with an opening live narration to set the scene just after Clara has fallen to sleep with that magical Nutcracker...
For School Tour Ballet North performs Act II along with the live narration (sorry, no refreshments or pictures possible!) on Friday December 1 and Friday December 8, 2017.  As of this post, Friday December 8 is FULL in both AM and PM; Friday December 1 remains OPEN in the AM in the PM so if…