Celebrate the holiday magic of Ronn Guidi's irresistible Nutcracker will return to the historic Paramount Theatre in downtown Oakland, December 18-24. Guidi's enchanting Nutcracker has enthralled audiences of all ages for 36 years and will light up the holiday season again with members of the Oakland East Bay Symphony.
Filled with stunning costumes and sets complete with a growing tree, Ronn Guidi's Nutcracker is a beloved treasure. Local celebrities will join the fun for an All-Star Matinee on December 20, welcoming back Tony La Russa; Elaine La Russa; John Evans, KDFC; Frank Somerville, KTVU2, and Jamie Williams, former San Francisco 49er.
This season Chevron and the Ronn Guidi Foundation will present seven performances of this holiday tradition. Target is the sponsor of the Family Matinee on December 24.
Thursday, December 18, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. Community Matinee $20, limited seats available*
Friday, December 19 at 10 a.m. Community Matinee $20, limited seats available*
Saturday, December 20, All-Star Matinee at 2 p.m
Saturday, December 20, Opening Night at 8 p.m.
Sunday, December 21 at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, December 23 at 2 p.m.
Wednesday, December 24 at 11 a.m. Target Family Matinee $15 adult, $10 student 17 & under, limited seats available*
Ticket prices: $15-$50; Special Ticket Offers: www.OaklandBallet.org
For tickets: ticketmaster.com, (510) 625-8497
For information: Paramount Theatre, (510) 465-6400
*Special Offers Available Only Through the Paramount Box Office
Official Website: http://www.OaklandBallet.org
Added by FullCalendar on December 4, 2008