Twin Cities Ballet performs its flagship traditional, full-length professional production of Denise Vogt's Nutcracker Ballet to full houses each year at the south metro's premier professional theater, Ames Center (formerly Burnsville Performing Arts Center). The cast of approximately 120 consists of TCB's core company of professional dancers and apprentices, dancers from other local and national professional dance companies, students from area dance schools, and community residents.
This popular original production has become a cherished holiday tradition for many. In addition, as part of its outreach initiatives, every year since its inception in 2003 TCB also performs a special daytime performance of The Nutcracker for Elementary and Special Education students.
Twin Cities Ballet is the resident dance company of the state-of-the-art professional theater, the Burnsville Performing Arts Center.
2014 Performances of The Nutcracker
December 12 – 14, 2014
Ames Center, Burnsville
Tentative Performance schedule:
Friday, Dec. 12, 7:00pm
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2:00pm
Saturday, Dec. 13, 7:00pm
Sunday, Dec. 14, 1:00pm
Sunday, Dec.14, 4:30pm
Leah Gallas as Sugar Plum Fairy
Directions to Ames Center (formerly Burnsville Performing Arts Center) :
I-35W to US Hwy 13-North Exit; Hwy 13 North to Nicollet Ave (first light); turn Right (south) on Nicollet; Turn Right on Travellers Trail; BPAC is on the Left (about ½ block)
Ames Center Address: 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville, MN 55337