THE NUTCRACKER RINGS IN THE HOLIDAY SEASON!
FADC presents the holiday classic at The Lyric December 14 – 16
(Stuart, FL) – Florida Arts & Dance Company (FADC) students are filled with the spirit of the season as they prepare to present the holiday classic, “The Nutcracker” at the Lyric Theatre in Stuart. For months, students have been working with instructors to perfect choreography for the show which brings the audience on a magical journey filled with sweet treats and waltzing snowflakes.
FADC students are joined by guest artists from Russian Ballet Orlando to perform “The Nutcracker” on Friday, December 14 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, December 15 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm at the Lyric Theatre in downtown Stuart. On Sunday, December 16 at 3:00 pm, FADC students perform “The Gentle Nutcracker” a shortened version of the show with subdued lights and sound for those who are sensory sensitive or those with young children. Tickets are available at www.lyrictheatre.com or by calling the box office at 772-286-7827.
The Nutcracker performance is funded by monies raised through corporate and community sponsorships. Show sponsors include The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Publix Super Markets Charities, TC Palm/The Stuart News, Lauri Goldstein, Awareness Technologies, Balanced Bodyworks, Matilda’s Lifestyle and Lively Orthodontics.
FADC is a registered 501c3 Cultural Arts organization and is the only not for profit dance studio in Martin County. The studio’s mission is to enhance the cultural awareness of the community through quality dance education and performance opportunities.
FADC also provides outreach programs for at risk children and special needs children and adults. The Nutcracker performance, now in its 22nd year, is funded solely by monies raised through corporate sponsorships and fundraising activities performed by FADC students and families and members of the community.