The Nutcracker - State Ballet Theatre of Russia

A perennial holiday favorite returns to the EKU Center for the Arts in an enchanting production that will be treasured by every member of the family. Presented by the State Ballet Theatre of Russia and set to the timeless music of Peter Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker tells the delightful story of Clara and her magical journey with a nutcracker soldier. With its highly theatrical approach to traditional Russian classics, the company of distinguished dancers brings this timeless holiday classic to life in a captivating evening of sight and sound. Among the company’s more than 50 dancers are numerous international ballet competition winners who have showcased the unparalleled art of Russian ballet to countries throughout the world. This production of The Nutcracker is sure to put you in the Christmas spirit.

Tickets starting at $25.00

Join us for dinner at the EKU Center Supper Club before the performance. Call 859.622.7469 for reservations. Menu below:

  • Salad: Cherry Tomato Caper Salad
  • Entrée: Marinated Beef with Horseradish Butter and Lump Crab Cake with Remoulade Sauce
  • Sides: Marinated Asparagus, Seasoned Fingerling Potatoes, and Yeast Rolls
  • Dessert: Crème Brulee garnished with Peppermint Bark or Tiramisu
  • Beverages: Iced Tea, Coffee, and Water

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