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.

“The Nutcracker” to be Presented at Circle Drive-In

Ballet Theatre of Scranton, under the artistic direction of Joanne Arduino, will present its 45th annual performances of “The Nutcracker” quite differently this season, but the tradition of their gift to the community will continue! 

In partnership with Goodwill’s Theater at North and sponsored by the Charles DeNaples family, the production will be presented at the Circle Drive In on Nov. 20 and 21st at 5 and 8 pm. Admission is free and the first 300 cars will be admitted. Kick off the holiday season and enjoy the comfort of your own car as you and your family view visions of sugarplums on the big screen!

Dunmore’s Celia Eagen will be featured in the role of Clara. Additionally, on Dec 23-26, FOX 56 will present the production on their stations WOLF, WSWB and WQMY. Check local listings for air times.

For additional information, call Ballet Theatre of Scranton at 570-347-2867 or visit us on the web at www.balletscranton.org

Annual “The Nutcracker” Production Moves to Theater at North

Nutcracker at NorthBallet Theatre of Scranton will move its annual holiday gift of The Nutcracker to its new home at the Theater at North this December. This original Scranton production has been presented for 44 years  free of charge to the community and has been enjoyed by over 350,000 people to date.

Public free performances are held each year on Dec 26, 27 and 28 at 2 and 7:30 p.m.

Celebrating the production’s new home are shown seated from left:  Kate Jones, CEO of Goodwill Industries NEPA, and Dr Kimberly D’Andrea , president of Ballet Theatre of Scranton.

Standing, same order: Gerald T.Langan, president emeritus of Goodwill, and Joanne D. Arduino, Artistic Director of Ballet Theatre.