Moscow Ballet's
“Great Russian Nutcracker”


Wednesday, December 7, 2016


WVU Creative Arts Center

About the Event

Direct from Russia, experience the biggest holiday event of the year! Moscow Ballet, now in its 24th consecutive year touring North America, returns to the Creative Arts Center with the Great Russian Nutcracker. Witness the exquisite artistry of this world-class company that numbers nearly 40 classically trained dancers and revel in the unmatched splendor of the breathtaking hand-painted sets and luxurious hand-made costumes. The Moscow Ballet continues to garner critical acclaim. “Bravura expertise,” raves the Los Angeles Times! Bring the entire family to usher in the holiday season with the magic of the 60-foot “growing” Christmas tree and the stunning Dove of Peace. Get your tickets early because this event is always a sell-out!

National Tour

Nationally-touring productions exhibit the same quality seen on Broadway that you have come to expect from University Arts Series productions. Some shows use the same sets and costumes from the Broadway production.

Family Event

Content and performance elements are suitable for the entire family.

The University Arts Series is presented by
University Toyota