Ballet Chelsea proudly presents its 21st Annual performance of The Nutcracker, a Christmas Eve tale about a young girl named Marie and her magical journey to the enchanted Kingdom of Sweets.
Choreographed by Artistic Director Wendi DuBois, the Ballet Chelsea company artists and the Jackson Symphony Orchestra musicians will come together for the second year to present this annual full-length, narrated ballet.
Join us for this spectacular holiday event that keeps people returning year after year as dancers and musicians captivate with their energy and artistry. Experience the magic December 1-2 at Chelsea High School’s Performing Arts Complex and December 8-9 at the Potter Center at Jackson College!
Ballet Chelsea is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that provides professional-level dance training to dance students, through performance opportunities, enrichment activities, master classes, summer intensives and pre-professional studies.
Ballet Chelsea was formed in 1995 to provide supplemental dance training and performance opportunities to young dancers in Chelsea, MI. Ballet Chelsea’s company has grown to nearly 70 male and female artists from Ann Arbor, Chelsea, Dexter, Grass Lake, Jackson, Manchester, Stockbridge and Ypsilanti. Artists have a myriad of performance opportunities including full length ballets, an annual benefit concert, and community outreach activities at local schools, hospitals, senior center, and libraries