Nutcracker Ballet - Longview (TX)

LeTourneau University- Belcher Auditorium
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm
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T: 866.550.LETU

About Host Studio: Martelly School of Ballet and Modern Dance

Martelly School of Ballet and Modern Dance is a nonprofit dance studio established as a performance company organized to provide more exposure to the performing art of Ballet.  The school has been providing Longview and area children with ballet and dance lessons for 23 years. It is owned and operated by Coleen Martelly, a University of North Texas – Denton graduate.  The school is thrilled to participate with Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker, where local ballet students form the area audition to perform alongside some of the most acclaimed professional Russian ballerinas in the world.


About LeTourneau University Belcher Center

The S.E. Belcher Jr. Chapel and Performance Centeris the premier performance center for the city of Longview, Texas, and surrounding communities. With world-class acoustics and staging, the center attracts shows that Longview residents would not be able to see without traveling many miles. Designed by professionals in architecture and theater design, the center opened in 2007 and features 1,400 seats on the ground level and another 600 seats in two, opera-style balconies. The building features a full working stage and orchestra lift, as well as prop and staging areas, dressing rooms, soundproofed rehearsal rooms, classrooms and offices. It is the largest single-building capital campaign in LeTourneau University's 63-year history.