Nutcracker opening night sold out for the Victoria Ballet Company

The Victoria Ballet Company opened their 35th annual performance of the Nutcracker December 12th.

The company has already broken some personal records this year, selling out of all performances 2 weeks before the first one made the stage. They also are seeing a record number of participants this year.

“We have a record breaking number of participants this year, with over 225 cast members. that’s about 46 company dancers, 5 guest artists, and over 170 community members, ranging from age 3 to 63,” Brenda Tally says.

The Nutcracker will be performed until December 15th at the Leo G. Welder Center in downtown Victoria.