Upcoming Performances



December 27, 2017 at 2 pm & 7 pm
December 28, 2017 at 2 pm & 7 pm
December 29, 2017 at 2 pm & 7 pm
Ernst Community Cultural Center
Tickets; $30/Adult; $20/Student/Child/Senior

A magical classic holiday tradition performed annually by Virginia Ballet Company and School since 1950! Enjoy the festivities of Clara’s party featuring over a hundred dancers in a wide array of colorful costumes. See the Nutcracker come to life and Clara help defeat the Mouse King. Journey through the icy forest as beautiful snowflakes whirl about and then join Clara when visions of sugar plums delightfully entertain in the Kingdom of Sweets.

Nutcracker Working Stage Rehearsal

December 26, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Ernst Community Cultural Center

This Working Stage Rehearsal is the final dress rehearsal in the actual performance space and offers an opportunity for patrons to see the performance at a significant discount. Observe the dancers in rehearsal and witness the stage hands and light and sound technicians finalizing the presentation under the direction of the Artistic Director, Ms. Tish Cordova. Witness the final processes that occur before a magical opening night. Limited & open seating. Advance ticket purchase required.


Coppelia – Working Stage Rehearsal

Friday, April 27, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Ernst Community Cultural Center
Tickets: $10/person (plus a $2/ticket processing fee); General Seating in the Balcony


Saturday, April 28, 2018 @ 2 pm AND 7 pm
Ernst Community Cultural Center
Tickets; $30/Adult; $20/Student/Child/Senior

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  1. Nutcracker Rehearsals

    December 18 - December 23
  2. Winter Vacation

    December 24, 2017 - January 1, 2018