December 4, 2012 - 12:20pm
You want to take your children to The Nutcracker this year. But you don't want to go broke in the process. Inexpensive tickets but impressive ballet await you at Sacred Heart School for the Arts' The Nutcracker this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (December 7-9).
One of the most lasting family Christmas traditions is taking your children to The Nutcracker. Children love watching dancers on stage, but many ballets are long with unrelatable storylines. The appeal of a holiday performance of The Nutcracker—for children, at least—is the familiar,...
July 29, 2012 - 8:06pm
How hard are you willing to work to make your dreams a reality?
There is an old adage: “How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice.” Yes, practice. Your favorite metal guitarist may make shredding up and down the fretboard look easy, but that guy had to spend hours and hours perfecting his craft, bandaging his bleeding fingers and carrying on through...
December 20, 2011 - 12:03pm
Louisville has been a-buzz about the revamped Brown-Forman Nutcracker since its debut two years ago, and this first-time viewer encourages you to believe the hype. With only three performances left this year, it's the perfect time to treat your family to Tchaikovsky's Christmas masterpiece.
When we think of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker, the first thing that usually comes to mind is the glorious final act, performed by the Sugar Plum Fairy and her court of delicious sweets. This was the scene I was eager to see when I sat down for an evening performance of the Brown-Forman Nutcracker,...
November 30, 2011 - 10:00am
Two and a half hours of a holiday ballet not your style?
The Palace Theater will come alive this Saturday with the dancing feet of local students from MAGIC (Making Art Grow In Children) as they perform the Nutcracker in a Nutshell.
July 29, 2012 - 7:59pm
Louisville Ballet closes its season with Rite of Spring, as well as old and new favorites, taking place this weekend only.
Louisville Ballet is set to close the season with performances of Rite of Spring, set to take place for one weekend only at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Rite of Spring performances will take place on April 8 at 8 p.m. and April 9 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. All shows will go on in Whitney...