PR # 96 November 20, 2008
THEATRE AT RVCC TO PRESENT GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College in North Branch will celebrate the holiday season with the Moscow Ballet?s production of Great Russian Nutcracker , Sunday, December 7, at 4 and 8 p.m. The presentation is part of the 2008-2009 Major Artists Series . Tickets cost $40 and $45.
?This captivating ballet is one of the most beautiful and beloved events of our season and has become one of the most unforgettable holiday memories for many of our patrons,? said Theatre Director Alan Liddell.
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 fifth year in a row, Courier News readers voted The Theatre at RVCC as the ?Best of the Best? in 2008 in the ?Playhouse/Theater? category.
This season The Theatre at RVCC is presenting the Major Artists Series ; the 17th annual Merck Series , made possible by a generous grant from The Merck Company Foundation; School-Time Performances , a series for teachers and students grades pre-K to 12; the Family Series , a series of events designed specially for families with older children; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for children and their families. The 2008-2009 season also includes a new series, Tuesdays with Stories , which features great American literature performed by solo actors from The American Place Theatre.
A variety of subscribers? packages are available. 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 40 years, offers more than 90 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 .