The Nutcracker 2018

Join Us! Experience the wonder of this holiday tradition. Click to Buy Tickets   Friday, November 23,  7:30 p.m. Saturday, November 24,  7:30 p.m. Sunday, November 25,  2:00 p.m. Tickets also available at the door. Box Office Information. 1-800-WHARTON Wharton Center Great Hall   … [Read more...]

Master Class with Kathy King

Join us for a Master Class with Brighton Dance Festival Director, Kathy King (full bio). Ms. King’s classes will include a jazz-based warm-up and across the floor. Plus, a contemporary jazz choreography combo to finish the class. The later class (designed for younger dancers) will be on a slightly slower scale. “I love pushing students to step out of their comfort zone and … [Read more...]

Gregory M. George Announces Retirement from Capital Ballet Theatre

Longtime Artistic Director will choreograph his last Nutcracker in the fall of 2018 After more than 20 years as the Artistic Director of Capital Ballet Theatre, Gregory M. George has announced his retirement following CBT’s signature production of The Nutcracker, which will take place Thanksgiving Weekend 2018 at the Wharton Center for Performing Arts. During his longtime … [Read more...]

The Nutcracker 2017

Join Us! Experience the wonder of this holiday tradition. Click to Buy Tickets   Friday, November 24,  7:30 p.m. Saturday, November 25,  7:30 p.m. Sunday, November 26,  2:00 p.m. Tickets also available at the door. Box Office Information. 1-800-WHARTON Wharton Center Great Hall   … [Read more...]

Master Classes with GR Ballet

Join us for Evening Master Classes with Grand Rapids Ballet! Sharpen up for fall classes and productions with a class led by Grand Rapids Ballet Junior Company Artistic Director Attila Mosolygo. Attila danced with Grand Rapids Ballet for 16 years and has been the Artistic Director of their Junior Company since 2011. (full bio). August 8: Advanced ($60) 6:00 - … [Read more...]