Maryland Youth Ballet to perform ‘The Nutcracker’ -- Gazette.Net


Get swept away at Silver Spring-based Maryland Youth Ballet’s annual production of “The Nutcracker” and “The Mini-Nut, ” an abbreviated, 50-minute version of the timeless holiday classic.

“The Mini-Nut” will be performed Dec. 8 and 9 at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at the Montgomery College Cutleria Arts Center at the Takoma Park/Silver Spring campus (7995 Georgia Ave.) in Silver Spring. Tickets are $18 for adults, students and seniors and $12 for children age 12 and younger. They will be available in advance at the MYB studios or by mail (cash or check only) at 926 Ellsworth Drive in Silver Spring.

The full production will run Dec. 14 and 21 at 7 p.m., and Dec. 15, 16, 22 and 23 at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. at the Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center at Montgomery College’s Rockville campus at 51 Mannakee St. Tickets are $28 for adults; $23 for children, students and seniors in advance; $33 for adults; and $28 for children, students and seniors at the door.

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