The Sarasota Ballet School is delighted to announce a brand-new production of The Nutcracker!
Sunday, December 18th at the Sarasota Opera House
Set to Tchaikovsky’s magical score, this production will feature enchanting sets and an array of stunning costumes created by the internationally renowned ballet designer Peter Farmer, whose creations have transformed the stages of The Royal Ballet, The Scottish Ballet, and The Australian Ballet among many others. The Nutcracker will be the first true full-length ballet in The Sarasota Ballet School’s repertoire with performances by The Sarasota Ballet Studio Company, and students from The Sarasota Ballet School, The Margaret Barbieri Conservatory, and Dance – The Next Generation. This production will be directed by Risa Kaplowitz, faculty member of The Sarasota Ballet’s Margaret Barbieri Conservatory, with additional choreography by Dierdre Miles Burger, Christopher Hird, Lindsay Fischer, and Addul Manzano.