The Nutcracker

Ballet Mississippi presents holiday classic

Ballet Mississippi will present “The Nutcracker” December 1 at 7:30 p.m., December 2 and 3 at 2 p.m. at Thalia Mara Hall. The performance Friday is Ballet, Blue Jeans and Beer night, a casual night at the ballet. It includes a jazz music pre-performance, complementary hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar. On December 2 and 3 the Sugar Plum Fairy’s Tea Party will be held at the Mississippi Arts Center at noon. For more information visit or call 601-960-1560. Performers include (from left, back) Kimberly Blount, Ryan Crockett, Lawson Yelverton; (front) Emma Butler, Frances Claire Jackson, Faith Merkh, and Wilton McDowell.



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