Coastal Ballet’s Nutcracker Dinner Theatre is Nov. 17
Gala, tea, Babes in Toyland, performance with orchestra also planned
Coastal Ballet and Madame Rio Cordy will present its first ever Nutcracker dinner theatre performance on Nov. 17 at 6:30 p.m. at Foley Civic Center. Tickets start at $30 per person and family passes and corporate sponsorship tables are available.
The Nutcracker Dinner Theatre with Governor and Mrs. Stahlbaum is an all new event. Enjoy a Christmas party set in the late 1800’s yet with all of the comforts of today.
Dress up if you are so inclined and enjoy a wonderful interactive dinner with characters of The Nutcracker. Then be prepared to be entertained by the classic ballet in its entirety. Immerse yourself into the Stahlbaum’s unique Christmas gathering then journey through beautiful worlds of snow and wonder, on to the delightful Kingdom of Sweets. Fill your hearts with joy and excitement as you meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and dream away with Clara and her Nutcracker.
For information about sponsorships or to purchase tickets for any of the events, call 251-979-9851 or visit coastalballet.org.
Other Coastal Ballet Nutcracker performances and cast interactions include a tea, a gala and the annual production of the Nutcracker.
• The Nutcracker Tea is Nov. 9 from 10 -11:45 a.m. at the Copper Kettle in Foley.
• The Nutcracker Kingdom of Sweets Gala is Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Coastal Arts Center Of Orange Beach and features Nutcracker excerpts, a silent auction, live music by Milton Faustino, hors d’oeuvres, drinks and special photo opportunities with the cast. Dress is cocktail or festive attire. Cost is $50 per ticket.
• The Nutcracker performance with live music provided by the Baldwin County Youth Orchestra is Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. at the Erie Meyer Civic Center in Gulf Shores.
• Babes in Toyland with excerpts from The Nutcracker is Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. at South Baldwin Community Theatre.
Proceeds from the programs provide support for Coastal Ballet’s community and youth outreach programs. Coastal Ballet is located at 3786 S McKenzie St. in Foley and their new studio is in the Medical Arts Building at 4223 Orange Beach Blvd. in Orange Beach.