The Eglevsky Ballet Nutcracker - Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
Hours: 7pm Friday; 12pm and 5pm Saturday; 1pm Sunday
Price: $27 and up
720 Northern Boulevard - 516-299-3100
Greenvale, NY 11548
Description: This year, the Eglevsky Ballet brings excitement to Long Island in the form of the production of The Nutcracker choreographed by distinguished choreographer Laszlo Berdo. The Nutcracker by The Eglevsky Ballet is an annual treat for the families of Long Island, danced to the traditional lush score by Tchaikovsky, while bringing Clara?s magical holiday journey to life. Returning guest artists, Lia Cirio and James Whiteside, principal dancers of The Boston Ballet Company and American Ballet Theatre will be joining the professional company of 24 dancers. They will dance the roles of the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Cavalier. New this year, Aran Bell, star of the extremely popular documentary First Position will star as the Nutcracker.