Seiskaya Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER 2018
The Seiskaya Ballet’s Nutcracker has become a perennial holiday favorite on Long Island. This year’s staging of the Nutcracker is again scheduled for six performances: December 20-23 at Stony Brook University’s Staller Center for the Arts.
This classical ballet rendition has earned praise from critics and audiences alike. Newsday called the production, “ENCHANTING,” “Polished,” “...child friendly - a storyteller’s Nutcracker...” And in another Newsday article the reviewer gushed: “...lavish... and ...sumptuous...” Other reviewers proclaimed it: “...glorious... Dazzling ….extraordinary...” The cast will be led by former Cincinnati Ballet standout guest artist Daniel Wagner (Cavalier) plus Seiskaya Ballet's award winning principal dancers Jenna Lee, Diana Atoian, Brianna Jimenez, Graciela Carrero-Sagona and Lara Caraiani plus 1st soloists Eva Pyrros, Julia Virnelli, Jordan Jaramillo and Rachel Bland.
Children & Seniors - $34
Groups of 20 or more - $30 per ticket
With no obstructed views and a steep rake, you will feel like you are on stage.
The company’s 2018 Nutcracker season should again garner praise. Judith H. Bernstein of Newsday headlined her Seiskaya Nutcracker review, “A Delicious Holiday Confection for Young and Old.” Reviewer Michelle Isabelle-Stark entitled her review “Seiskaya’s Nutcracker Is Dazzling and Breathtaking.” The Seiskaya Ballet’s Nutcracker is considered Long Island’s premier Nutcracker production.
Don’t miss the production that Newsday described as “...A Seasoned Recipe For Holiday Cheer” and the New York Times praised as “lavish.” Tickets are on sale now at the Staller Center Box Office at (631) 632-ARTS and at www.nutcrackerballet.com. Attended Box Office hours are noon to 6PM Monday through Saturday and one hour prior to all performances. Online seat selection is available for all shows. Performances are Thursday, December 20 at 7PM; Friday, December 21 at 7PM; Saturday, December 22 at 2 & 7PM and Sunday, December 23 at 1 & 6PM. Prices are $40 for adults, $34 children and seniors and $30 for groups of 20 or more.