Nutcracker Ballet - Hays (KS)

Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 5:00 pm

The Gift of Christmas Tour Comes to Hays Saturday, November 16

Moscow Ballet brings the Gift of Christmas Tour to Hays with Great Russian Nutcracker performances bringing holiday magic to life and creating unforgettable memories for all ages. The company premieres at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Nov. 16, 5 p.m.

Moscow Ballet makes Christmas gift giving easy with the holiday performance that delights all ages…from the life-sized Kissy Doll to the fierce, red-eyed Rat King; and the Russian Troika Sleigh bringing Masha through the Snow Forest to the Land of Peace and Harmony which is populated with 10 foot tall dancing puppets, exotic flying birds and dancing couples from the world’s five great heritages. 

About Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center

In 1987 renovation began on the landmark Sheridan Hall, the former home of a 2,000 seat arena in which Fort Hays State University held concerts, basketball games, and conventions. creating the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center. The new center seats 1,100 and the Encore Series brings events ranging from ballet and opera to musicals and dramatic productions to symphonies and bluegrass bands. It is also the host to many FHSU Music Department concerts and recitals. The facility is available for rental to both campus and community organizations.