CITY BALLET OF CLEVELAND’S THE UNIQUELY CLEVELAND NUTCRACKER FEATURES DANCERS FROM VERB BALLETS

From:    City Ballet of Cleveland
Contact: Courtney Laves-Mearini
Phone:   (216) 848-9088
E-mail:   courtney@cityballetofcleveland.org
For use:  November 1- December 3, 2017

(Cleveland, OH) – The City Ballet of Cleveland will hold its annual holiday performance, The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker, on Saturday, December 2 at 7:00 pm and Sunday, December 3 at 2:00 pm at the Breen Center for Performing Arts. This year’s production includes several members of Verb Ballets to join the cast of characters that will whisk audience members away to a magical land of a young girl’s dreams. Jason Wang will reprise his role as the energetic Mouse King battling the 1920’s Cleveland Baseball team, and other local dancers, including Regina Pietraroia. Courtney Laves-Mearini and Mark Otloski direct these performances sure to delight audience members of all ages.

Advance tickets for this holiday classic are $10 for seniors and children under 11 and $25 for adults. At the door, tickets are $15 and $35, respectively. The Breen Center for Performing Arts is located at 2008 West 30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.cityballetofcleveland.org or call 216-848-9088.

CITY BALLET TO PERFORM AT THE GROVE AMPITHEATER

From:    City Ballet of Cleveland
Contact: Courtney Laves-Mearini
Phone:   (216) 848-9088
E-mail:   courtney@cityballetofcleveland.org
For use:  July 24-August 25, 2017 

(Cleveland, OH) – City Ballet of Cleveland will be returning to the beautiful Grove Amphitheater on Friday, August 25 at 7:30 pm. The delightful evening will feature excerpts from Classical Ballets, Alice in Wonderland, and additioanl repertoire. This event is free and open to the public. Pack a picnic dinner and enjoy dance under the stars! For more information and directions to the Grove, visit https://www.mayfieldvillage.com/recreation/the-grove/upcoming-events-at-the-grove. Visit the company website to learn more about the company.