This winter, Delaware Dance Company will once again perform its “Nutcracker” in Newark, on the University of Delaware campus. A Friday evening performance has been added to accommodate a greater audience! On December 11, 12 & 13, 2015, DDC’s unique version of the nation’s most popular ballet will be performed at Mitchell Hall. The opening performance will be on Friday, 12/11, at 7:00p. On Saturday, 12/12 performances will be held at 2:00pm and 7:00pm and Sunday, 12/13, the final matinee at 2:00pm. For another year, this intimate theatre will come alive with DDC’s beautiful and engaging production.
Tickets will go on-sale on October 17, 2015 from the DDC studios and by request through the form below (Form will not be live until October 19.). Prices are $30 for main floor, $25 for central balcony and $15 for side balcony, obstructed view, seats. Tickets for children 10 years and younger and seniors 65 yrs and older are available for $5 off the listed prices. Last year, tickets sold quickly and some performances were sold out several days before the performances. The Friday evening performance has been added to accommodate more guests in the seats of their choice.
Join us for our 32nd annual production of this time honored family favorite, DDC’s “The Nutcracker!”
Auditions for dancers interested in appearing in DDC’s “The Nutcracker” will be held on September 12 and 13, 2015. Dancers with strong center pointe work (DDC Ballet 3 and above) will be held on Saturday, September 12 at 2p. Dancers 9 years and older who have completed at least one year of dedicated ballet training (DDC levels 1X to 2X) will be auditioned on Sunday, September 13 at 2p and dancers 7 to 10 years who are currently enrolled in ballet will be auditioned at 4p. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled audition time to complete the required paperwork. A fee of $10 for DDC members and $12 for non-members is charged for each dancer at the audition.