The Nutcracker (Royal City Youth Ballet Company)

26novAll DayThe Nutcracker (Royal City Youth Ballet Company)

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The Nutcracker
Proudly presented by the Royal City Youth Ballet Company
Abbotsford Arts Centre
Nov 26 – 12:30pm & 4:00pm

Experience the magic of The Nutcracker this holiday season with RCYB’s full length ballet, featuring a cast of 100 dedicated and enthusiastic dancers under the direction of Keitha Campeau. Performing to Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s beautiful music, this traditional ballet has beautiful sets designed by Jean Claude Olivier and extravagant, colourful costumes by Chris Sinosich.

It’s Christmas Eve, a time when dreams may come true. Drosselmeyer, the godfather to Clara, brings gifts and magic to her parents’ home for the annual Christmas party. His special gift to Clara is a large Nutcracker soldier. When she falls asleep after the party, Clara is cradling the Nutcracker in her arms and begins to dream. In her dream, her Nutcracker soldier fights a battle and transports her on a sleigh through the Land of Snow to the Land of Sweets, where she meets the Sugar Plum Fairy and people from faraway lands.

The ballet closes as Drosselmeyer brings Clara back from her dream, still cradling her Nutcracker soldier and treasuring the wonderful dream.



All Day (Sunday)


Abbotsford Arts Centre

2329 Crescent Way


Royal City Youth Balley Company

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