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December 11, 2019

The Nutcracker at Zoellner

Performance for school students.

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To access the seat reservation form, please click the following link: School Reservation Form – Nutcracker & Peter Pan – 2019-2020

Start: December 11, 2019 10:00 am
End: December 11, 2019 12:00 pm
Venue: Zoellner Arts Center, Baker Hall
Phone: 610-758-2787
Address:
420 E. Packer Ave., Bethlehem, PA, 18015, United States

December 8, 2019

Nutcracker Tea Party

Tea Party for adults and children at the beautiful Historic Hotel Bethlehem! Enjoy sweet treats along with tea and visits with the Nutcracker dancers. Free Raffle! Boutique items for sale! Nutcracker story! Photo opportunities with the dancers (bring your camera)!

$40, adults/$30 children

Advance ticket sales only – RSVP by November 26, 2019. Order your tickets online now! See the invitation below for direct link!  Don’t miss this lovely holiday event – make special memories for your child!

Nutcracker Tea Party Invitation – 2019

 

Start: December 8, 2019 1:00 pm
End: December 8, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: Historic Hotel Bethlehem
Address:
437 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States
Cost: $30-$40

January 20, 2020

Parent Observation Week

Also last week of Session I, Community Class Division.

Parents and family members may visit their child’s regularly scheduled class. We request that all visitors arrive on time for the class and silence any noisy electronic devices. Photos and limited videos are permitted.

Start: January 20, 2020 4:30 pm
End: January 25, 2020 1:15 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

January 27, 2020

Session II begins

Session II of the Community Class Division begins the week of January 27 and will continue as listed in the brochure (see below) through May 16, 2020.

Brochure 2019-2020 Season

Start: January 27, 2020 10:30 am
End: January 27, 2020 9:30 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

January 6, 2020

Classes resume

All classes resume for Session I (which ends the week of January 20)

Start: January 6, 2020 10:30 am
End: January 6, 2020 9:30 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

December 8, 2019

Winter Break

No classes

Start: December 8, 2019 8:00 am
End: January 5, 2020 11:00 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

December 3, 2019

Classes resume

Classes and Nutcracker rehearsals resume

Start: December 3, 2019 4:30 pm
End: December 7, 2019 3:00 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

November 26, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday

No classes and no rehearsals.

Start: November 26, 2019 8:00 am
End: December 2, 2019 11:00 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

September 9, 2019

Classes begin for the 2019-2020 season

Start: September 9, 2019 10:30 am
End: September 9, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States

September 15, 2019

Nutcracker Auditions

  • Dancers must be currently registered BGLV students in either the Community Division, Session I or the Pre-Professional Division for the 2019-2020 season. Dancers are required to attend his/her scheduled classes on a regular basis.
  • Must be age 6 by December 10, 2019.  ALL minors (under age 18) must be accompanied to the audition by a parent or guardian.
  • The auditions will be in the form of a ballet class.  Correct classical ballet attire and appearance (Females: hair in a bun-no bangs/Males: Hair neatly combed) is required.  Females on pointe should bring pointe shoes.
  • Mandatory Parent Meeting during each audition session. Information about the production will be available; a question and answer period will follow.
  • Audition Fee:  $20 – check, cash, or credit cards accepted.
  • ALL dancers must provide a snapshot-sized photo, full length, (not head shot), in first arabesque position. Photo does not have to be of professional caliber, but must be clear.
  • Arrive at least 30 minutes before the audition time in order to complete the paperwork.  For costuming purposes, be prepared to provide your child’s height and weight. Pre-registration is not required.

 

PERFORMANCE DATES:

For school students:  Wed., Dec. 11, 10 am; Thurs., Dec. 12, 9:45 am & 12:30 pm; Fri., Dec. 13, 10 am

For the public: Sat., Dec. 14, 1:00 & 4:30 pm; Sun., Dec. 15, 2:00 pm

All performances take place at Baker Hall, Zoellner Arts Center, Lehigh University, and will be accompanied by a Children’s Choir, as well as the Southside Sinfonietta conducted by Eugene Albulescu.

All rehearsals (with the exception of the dress rehearsal on 12/10) take place at Ballet Guild studios.

 

 

Start: September 15, 2019 12:30 pm
End: September 15, 2019 4:30 pm
Venue: BGLV Studios
Phone: 610-865-0353
Address:
556 Main St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018, United States
Cost: $20
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