Youth Performances


Contact Jordan Glunt
804-344-0906 x223

2018-2019 Richmond Ballet Youth Performances

Reservations are now being accepted for the 2018-2019 Youth Performances which are open to pre-K through 12th grade students and their teachers. Public and independent school groups and home-school co-ops are welcome. Children under the age of four will not be admitted.

When school groups arrive the curtain is open, the production crew is doing a final check and dancers are taking their places for the top of the show. This behind-the-scenes glimpse educates and informs students and teachers prior to the start of the ballet.

For more information, please contact Dawn LeHuray, Box Office Manager, at 804.344.0906 x244 or

Stoner Winslett’s The Nutcracker

Join Clara as she travels to a dream world where her Nutcracker Prince comes to life and battles the mischievous Mouse King and his henchmen. Then, the young heroine and her Prince journey to the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Bring your students to experience this beloved holiday classic.

NORFOLK: Chrysler Hall, Norfolk
December 7, 2018
Full Dress Rehearsal with Virginia Symphony Orchestra
Reservation Form
($12/student ticket)

RICHMOND: Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Energy Center
December 14, 2018
Final Dress Rehearsal with Richmond Symphony
Act I: 10:15-11:30am
Reservation Form
Act II: 11:55am-1:00pm
Reservation Form
($10/student ticket)


Dreams magically transform into reality with one enchanted night at a ball, where a girl with a kind and gentle spirit finds her happily ever after. Cinderella, her Fairy Godmother, stepsisters, and the Prince will grace the Carpenter Theatre stage. Filled with gusty humor and lyrical romance, Malcolm Burn’s Cinderella offers a unique telling of a centuries-old story that still touches our hearts today.

Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Energy Center
February 14, 2019
Final Dress Rehearsal with Richmond Symphony
Reservation Form
($12/student ticket)

Teacher Guide

The teacher’s guide enhances the experience for your students and creates connections between the performance and your classroom objectives.
The Nutcracker

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