A festival of classical dance for all ages

2018-10-10 06:04
Over 150 dancers will take part in the show. PHOTO: supplied

Over 150 dancers will take part in the show. PHOTO: supplied

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THE Julia Powell Ballet & Pilates Studio presents A Christmas Nutcracker & Swan Lake.

Including Brenda Hunter School of Ballet senior dancers, the beautiful classical ballet experience will be staged at The Hilton College Theatre on Thursday, October 18 at 6 pm, Friday, October 19 at 6 pm and Saturday, October 20 at 2 pm and 5 pm.

Tickets are R80 and bookings are through the Hilton College Theatre, online via their website at

Secure EFT and Credit Card payments are done via the website.

You will be entertained by the accomplished Sugar Plum Fairy, cute Chinese dolls, vibrant Russian dancers, and many more delights from The Nutcracker Ballet, as well as enjoy the festive reindeer and Christmas bells.

The romantic swans from Swan Lake will fill the stage with elegance and beauty to Tchaikovsky’s music, classical ballet at its best.

There are over 150 dancers taking part, ranging from three years old to adults. These dancers are drawn from the Hilton, Pietermaritzburg, and Howick area.

This festival of dance will charm and thrill both young and old with unforgettable entertainment.

Thank you for continually supporting the arts and the community.


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