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Clara and The Nutcracker ~ December 11 & 12, 2013 ~ 6:00 p.m. Box Office / 6:30 p.m. Doors / 7:00 p.m. Show ~ $15.00 General Admission / $12.00 Students


“Clara and The Nutcracker” ~ Holt Ballet Conservatory

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The Miners Foundry and Holt Ballet Conservatory will Present “Clara and The Nutcracker” on December 11 & 12, 2013.  The performance is an adaptation of the traditional Christmas ballet “The Nutcracker Suite”.  The cast runs the gamut, from youngsters making their stage debut as dancers to advanced accomplished dancers performing en pointe, and all levels in between.  The evening will feature a no host bar.

The Box Office opens each night at 6:00 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the performance begins at 7:00 p.m.   Tickets are $15.00 for General Admission and $12.00 for Students, and are available online, in person or by phone at the Miners Foundry, (530) 265-5040, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op.

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Photo by Jenni Bond

Photo by Jenni Bond

 

Clara and The Nutcracker” is a delightful abbreviated version of the classic holiday tale by E.T.A. Hoffmann, featuring choreography by Royal Ballet’s famous choreographer Peter Wright.

Holt Ballet Conservatory’s “short story” tells the tale of Clara, whose Christmas present of a toy nutcracker solider inspires a magical dream for Clara, and an opportunity for classically trained ballet dancers to showcase and share their carefully crafted talent.

 

 

 

 

Photo by Jenni Bond

Photo by Jenni Bond

 

Holt Ballet Conservatory opened in 2011 and specializes in traditional classical ballet training for students age 7 to adult.  HBC offers outstanding classical ballet training by following a comprehensive syllabus endorsed by the Vaganova training method, the American Ballet Academy syllabus and the California State Framework for the arts.

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Akim Aginksy

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The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.   The Foundry is a non profit organization, pleased to support the Nevada County dance community. 

To support cultural programming and the preservation of the historic Miners Foundry, please become a member or make a donation today.

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Coppelia ~ May 30 & 31, 2013 ~ 5:30 p.m. Box Office / 6:00 p.m. Doors / 6:30 p.m. Show ~ $15.00 Adults / $12.00 Students


SF Ballet’s Coppelia

The Miners Foundry and Holt Ballet Conservatory Present Coppelia, classical ballet’s greatest comedy on May 30 and 31, 2013.  The production, under the direction of Yelena Holt brings the original choreography back to life on the stage of the Osborn/Woods Hall.  Beautiful sets, costumes, guest professional dancers, and talented soloists and corps make for a delightful evening of entertainment!  A no host bar will also be available.  Tickets are $12.00 for Students and $15.00 for Adults and available online, in person at Briar Patch Co-Op, and by phone or in person at the Miners Foundry.

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Coppelia, based on E.T.A. Hoffmann’s “The Sandman”, tells the story of Swanhilda and Franz, whose relationship is threatened after an eccentric doll-maker successfully creates a doll, Coppelia, with a soul of its own.  Franz initially falls in love with Coppelia, and Swanhilda is greatly angered that Franz would be flirting with another girl the day before their wedding.  The clever and mischievous Swanhilda hatches a plan to recapture the affections of her sweetheart!  Coppelia has been one of the world’s most popular story ballets since its debut with the Paris Opera Ballet in 1870.

Holt Ballet Conservatory offers outstanding classical ballet training for youths through adults by following a comprehensive syllabus endorsed by the Vaganova training method, the American Ballet Academy syllabus and the California State Framework for the arts.

Holt Ballet Conservatory

The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.   The Foundry is a non profit organization, pleased to support the Nevada County dance community.  To support cultural programming and the preservation of the historic Miners Foundry, please become a member or make a donation today.

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A Holiday Celebration of Dance ~ Tuesday, December 11, 2012 ~ 5:30 p.m. Doors / 6:30 p.m. Show ~ $12.00 Students / $15.00 General Admission

The Miners Foundry is pleased to present a Holiday Celebration of Dance featuring Holt Ballet Conservatory and The Movement Alliance, plus TMA School, Junior Company, and The Sierra College Dance Club.  The Celebration will present scenes from The Nutcracker and original modern dance choreography.  The performance will be on Tuesday, December 11, 2012.  The Box Office opens at 5:30 p.m., doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the show will begin at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets are $15.00 General Admission and $12.00 for Students, and are available online, in person or by phone at the Nevada City Box Office, and in person at Briar Patch.

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The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.

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