PR # 93 November 14, 2007
THEATRE AT RVCC TO PRESENT MOSCOW BALLET?S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present the Moscow Ballet?s production of The Great Russian Nutcracker , Friday, December 7, at 4 and 8 p.m.
The performance is part of the Theatre?s Major Artists Series. Tickets cost $37 and $42.
Moscow Ballet?s Great Russian Nutcracker opens with Masha?s Uncle Drosselmeier in his workshop, consulting an ancient book of magic as he prepares the dolls for Stalhbaum?s Christmas party. This captivating scene begins the most enchanting event of our season?one that has become the most unforgettable for many of our patrons.
Students from Gotta Dance will take the children?s parts and perform alongside the professional dancers. Gotta Dance has studios in Martinsville, Warren, Basking Ridge and Branchburg.
For the fourth year in a row, Courier News readers voted The Theatre at RVCC as the ?Best of the Best? in 2007 in the ?Playhouse/Theater? category. This season the Theatre will present the Major Artists Series ; the 16th annual Merck Series , made possible by a generous grant from The Merck Company Foundation; School-Time Performances , a series for teachers and their students; the Family Series , for families with children ages eight and older; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for youngsters age four and older and their families.
A variety of subscribers? packages are available for all Theatre series. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the Box Office, 908-725-3420, or order online at www.rvccArts.org . Senior citizen, student and group discounts are also available for a variety of performances.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .