Maddox Dancers Oregon

Little Ballet Theatre
Nonprofit Scholarship Foundation (501-C3)

The Nutcracker

Lums ToyotaSaturday, December 6 & Sunday December 7, 2014
Our Annual Production of THE NUTCRACKER will be Saturday, December 6th at 2:00pm and 7:30pm, and Sunday, December 7th at 2:00pm, and features:
• full symphony orchestra conducted by Cory Pedersen
• twelve voice choir
• 75 dancers
• guest Artists from the Ballet Idaho

Tickets On Sale October 1
Tickets will be available beginning October 1st at the Old Town Framing (1287 Commercial St, Astoria, OR), The Wine Haus (1111 N Roosevelt Dr, Seaside, OR), and The Peninsula Pharmacy (101 Bolstad Ave E, Long Beach, WA).
Tickets are also available at Maddox Dance Studio

Support LBT at These Two Fundraisers
Join us for two gala fundraisers benefitting Little Ballet Theatre:
• "Pinot and Pirouettes," a special evening of complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres to celebrate the season and to raise money to help keep the Little Ballet Theatre orchestra live. Clemente's Restaurant (1198 Commercial St, Astoria, OR)
• "The 2nd Saturday Art Walk" held the second Saturday of the month in downtown Astoria, featuring artists displaying their Nutcracker-themed original works.

 

The History of LBT

Since 1974, Little Ballet Theatre, Inc. (LBT) has provided grants for dancers wishing to attend master classes, and summer intensives. Proceeds from the Nutcracker and other events sponsored by LBT, plus generous sponsors have allowed not only dance study grants, but academic grants for graduating seniors.

Each spring, LBT’s dance company members participate in the Clatsop Community College’s Arts on Stage, performing his/her own choreographed dance at the Young Choreographer’s Showcase. Each summer, LBT sponsors the North Coast Summer Dance Camp, providing guest instructors from major dance companies and company affiliated schools, and inviting students from the Pacific Northwest.

The annual gala holiday production of the Nutcracker ballet, including professional guest artists, over 100 local dancers, nearly as many volunteer staff, and a professional 50 piece orchestra has been feature nationally by NBC’s Today Show and has been invited to perform in Pendleton with the Oregon East Symphony. The three traditional holiday performances are the jewel of North Coast holiday events.

Four levels of the LBT company members - Senior, Junior, Apprentice and Aspirant - are selected based on their skill levels, self-discipline and dedication, attendance, participation in enrichment classes and events.

 

Mission of the Little Ballet Theatre, Inc.

• To promote and foster dance in Lower Columbia Coastal Area by presenting programs of professional quality and thereby giving dancers opportunities to participate in quality programs.

• To bring cultural enrichment to the residents of our local area and surrounding communities.

• To provide grant money for talented and gifted dancers to attend workshops and further their training; and grants to graduating seniors.

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