The Nutcracker

NUT2014 8.5x11 FLYER


$22 Side Orchestra, $25 Center Orchestra

Join Us for The Nutcracker
A Family Holiday Favorite

Kick-off the holiday season with The Fairfax Ballet Company’s performance of The Nutcracker, “a stunning presentation of Tchaikovsky’s opulent holiday masterpiece.” Company dancers, along with students from the Russell School of Ballet and professional guest artists, are poised to take the stage with this entertaining classic Thanksgiving weekend.

The Fairfax Ballet has been staging this beautiful production — a spectacular, must-see tradition for Northern Virginia families — since 1991. It’s the perfect setting to get you in the mood for the most festive season of the year.

Make plans now, and purchase your tickets today to share this spectacular, must-see holiday tradition with your family and friends!


Saturday, November 29, 2014
2:00pm & 7:00pm

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Joan C. Bedinger Auditorium
W.T. Woodson High School
9525 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22031

GIRL SCOUT LEADERS:Girl Scouts Nutcracker Flyer 2014


Note: This Saturday is Put Together & next week are dress rehearsals. All performers must attend.

Monday, Nov 17
5:30-6:00 Opening Act 2 (Carnations, Rosebuds) [Virkus]

Wednesday, Nov 19
7:00-7:30 Opening Act 2 (Carnations, Rosebuds) [Virkus]

Thursday, Nov 20
5:30-6:30 Clara, Prince [Virkus]
6:00-6:30 Opening Act 2 (Carnations, Rosebuds, Clara, Prince) [Virkus]

Friday, Nov 21
10:00-11:00 Drosselmeier [Virkus]
11:00-12:00 M.Figueroa [Virkus]
7:00-7:30 Opening Act 2 (Carnations, Rosebuds) [Virkus]
7:30-7:45 Reed Flutes – All (M.Figueroa, Party Girls) [Virkus]
8:00-9:30 Cake Scene & Party Scene [Virkus]
9:30-9:45 Tivoli – PSO Trepak

4:00-4:30 Reed Flutes – All (M.Figueroa, Party Girls) [Virkus]

Saturday, Nov 22 — PUT TOGETHER
2:00-4:00 ALL ACT 1: Party Scene Parents, Clara, Clara’s Friends, Party Girls, Fritz, Fritz’s Friend, Maid, Ballerina Doll, Soldier Doll, Mice, Soldiers, Mouse King, Snow.

4:15-6:00 ALL ACT 2: Carnations, Rosebuds, Clara, Spanish, Arabian, Chinese, Trepak, Reed Flutes,
Mother Ginger.

Sunday, Nov 23
2 hr (TBD) – Mechanical Dolls, Arabian [Virkus/Figueroa]

Fall has officially begun!

Welcome back to all of our returning students, and hello to all the fresh faces. Russell School of Ballet is happy to see you all. We are excited to start off the 2014-2015 year off with our best foot forward.

Haven’t registered yet?!  Don’t worry, you can still register, but make sure you come in soon because some classes have already closed due to full enrollment. Stopping by the office is the best and quickest way to register, but if you have a quick question before you stop in, you can call the office at (703) 803-1055. You can also check the schedule out on our page so you know exactly what classes to sign up for.

We can’t wait to see what this season holds and look forward to seeing you soon!