Ballet Theatre of Scranton’s “The Nutcracker” Marks 46 Years

Ballet Theatre of Scranton will present it’s 46th annual performances of The Nutcracker at the Theater at North on new dates this year! 

Kick off the holiday season with this traditional gift to the community.

Free public performances will be held on Nov 26, 27,and 28 at 2 and 7:30 pm.

Free tickets are required in advance by visiting thetheateratnorth.com. Tickets will be available after Nov. 10.

Pictured left is Celia Eagen, a 2021 Dunmore High School graduate, a BTOS alumna, and currently a trainee at Philadelphia Ballet, who will perform as Clara.

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Dunmore resident Amelia Ingargiola (shown right) will perform as the lead Spanish dancer in Act 2 of Ballet Theatre of Scranton’s upcoming production of The Nutcracker.

Additionally, the professionally filmed 2020 production of the ballet will be shown on local FOX affiliates from Dec. 23-26.

Joanne Arduino, artistic director is also a Dunmore resident. For more information, call 570-347-2867 or visit http://www.balletscranton.org.

“Ballet by the Beach” Set for Saturday May 8th

Ballet Theatre of Scranton, in partnership with the NEPA Philharmonic and Lackawanna County Department of Arts and Culture, will present “Ballet by the Beach” on Saturday, May 8 at 5 p.m. at Covington Park. Rain date is May 9 at 5 pm.

Admission is free. For information, call 570-347-2867 or visit balletscranton.org

Pictured from left are Dunmoreans Kelley Dougherty in “Danse Espanol” and Celia Eagen in ”Les Syphides.”  Joanne Arduino, Artistic Director, is also a Dunmorean.

Ballet Theatre of Scranton’s “The Nutcracker” to Air on FOX 56

Ballet Theatre of Scranton will present its 45th annual performance of The Nutcracker under the artistic direction of Joanne Arduino and featuring Celia Eagen of Dunmore (shown in photo) as Clara on Dec. 23-26. FOX 56 will air the production on its stations WOLF, WSWB and WQMY. Check local listings for air times.

The beloved ballet was also recently presented at the Circle Drive-In.

For additional information, phone Ballet Theatre of Scranton at 570-347-2867 or at the web at http://www.balletscranton.org.