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Presented by Academy of Ballet Arts Inc. / St. Petersburg Ballet at Palladium Theater, St. Petersburg FL

Dec 04 - 06 2015

The St. Petersburg Ballet Company, presents the 42nd annual performance of the traditional, full-length Ballet, The Nutcracker.  Performances are Friday, December 4th at 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, December 5th at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and on Sunday, December 6th at 3:00 p.m.  The Ballet features Daniel Johnson and Michelle Kuusela as the Snow King and Queen; the Sugar Plum Fairy and Cavalier will be danced by: Mariana Monforte and Shawn Cusseaux; Isabelle Poole and Zeek Page.  Emma Zuerker and Domenika Afanasenkov dance the role of Clara.  This magical Ballet includes dancers from the Academy of Ballet Arts. Attending The Nutcracker begins many Pinellas County residents’ holiday season. If this is your first visit to the Land of the Sugar Plums you are in for a sumptious feast for both your heart and eyes!  During Intermission you can visit our incredible Nutcracker Boutique. After the show, you can meet the dancers and get their autographs.  Begin your family’s holiday journey with this spectacular Ballet!


Reserved Seating: Students/Seniors: $12.00, Adults: $24.00


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Additional time info:

The Lobby opens 90 minutes before performance. Seating opens 30 minutes before performance. There is a 15-minute Intermission.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.



Palladium Theater

253 5th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701


Free in the gravel lot behind the theater, just east of the theater, and in the paved lot directly across from the theater’s main Fifth Avenue N. entrance, at the southeast corner of Third Street N. and Fifth Avenue N. Plentiful on-street parking is also available within walking distance by and near the theater.


    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

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