OCBT Nutcracker Performances – 2017

Orange County Ballet Theater Presents:

Featuring all the favorites, including Marie, sugar plum fairies and toy soldiers, The Nutcracker is performed by Orange County Ballet Theater. This fully staged production of the beloved holiday classic is certain to enchant audiences of all ages. You’ll see magical effects, exhilarating choreography, award-winning dancers and lovely costumes. OCBT is the official ballet company of Dmitri Kulev Classical Ballet Academy.

Performance Dates and Times:

Saturday Matinee & Evening – 2pm & 7pm December 2, 2017
Sunday Matinee – 3pm December 3, 2017

All Performances to be held at:

Portola High School Theater
1001 Cadence
Irvine, CA 92618

Tickets go on sale November 5th!

Click on this link to Buy tickets.

Nutcrakcer Auditions

Auditions for the OCBT Nutcracker will be September 9th

 

2:00 – 2:30 Pre-Academy 1, 2 & 3

2:30-2:45 – Academy 1

2:45-3:00 – Academy 2

3:00-3:15 – Academy 3

3:15-3:30 – Academy 4

3:30-4:00 – Academy 5

4:00-4:30 – Academy 6

4:30-5:00–Professional Division

Please let the front Desk Know if you are unable to make the audition.

Schedule Subject to change

Dmitri Kulev Classical Balley Academy.

Please arrive by 1:45pm.

Spring Showcase 2017

Day: Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time: 6pm

Tickets on sale NOW! CLick here for the link to buy tickets, or go to www.Tututix.com/DKCBA

Place:
Portola Hills High School
1001 Cadence
Irvine, CA

DKCBA students, Click here Performer information for June 10th, 2017

OCBT Momentum 2017

Orange County Ballet Theater

Presents: “Momentum” Friday, May 26th at the Barclay Theatre!

Save The Date!

May 26th, 2017 @ 7:30pm
The Irvine Barclay Theatre

Presented by Orange County Ballet Theater, Award winning emerging dancers from the Orange County area are showcased in an exhilarating evening of diverse works that push the boundaries of ballet that will wake the creative spirit in everyone!

Featuring Guest San Francisco Principal dancers, Classical Ballet Academy Alumna, Jennifer Stahl & Luke Ingham will be performing.

Specially choreographed pieces by Jessie Riley, Viktor Kabanaiev, and Terence Marling will be performed by our OCBT dancers.

By Special Permission, George Balanchine’s “Serenade”, set by the Balanchine Trust’s Michelle Gifford, will be performed in it’s entirety.

Irvine Barclay Theatre is located at: 4242 Campus Drive in Irvine

DIRECTIONS:

Los Angeles/North County going south on the 405 freeway:
From the 405, take the Jamboree Road exit, which is the first exit past John Wayne airport. Turn right on Jamboree Road. Stay in the left lane of Jamboree and go approximately 1 mile to Campus Drive. Turn left on Campus Drive and go a little over 1 mile. When you pass University Drive, get into the right lane. The theatre will be on the right, just past the next intersection. Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

San Diego/South County going north on the 405 freeway:
From the 405, take the Culver Road exit. Turn left on Culver Road. Go approximately 1 mile to Campus Drive. Turn right on Campus Drive and go 3 blocks. Get in the left lane and make a U-turn at W Peltason/Bridge.  Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

From 73 Toll Road going north from South County:
From the 73, take the MacArthur Road exit, stay in the far right lane and follow the University Drive (UCI) signs. Turn right on University Drive and go approximately 3/4 mile to Campus Drive. Turn right on Campus Drive. The theatre will be on the right, just past the next intersection. Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

From Riverside County:
Take the 91 West to the 55 South to the 73 South. From the 73, take the University Drive exit and turn left. Go approximately 3/4 miles and turn right on Campus Drive. The theatre will be on the right, just past the next
intersection. Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

The nearest parking structure is at the corner of Campus and West Peltason, and is right next to the theatre.

Parking: $10  – Please note that the parking structure is operated by UCI and not by Irvine Barclay Theatre.

We do not recommend parking in the shopping center across from the theatre. Space there is limited and subject to towing.

OCBT Nutcracker

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Please click on the icon above to purchase tickets to the Orange County Ballet Theater’s stunning Nutcracker performance!

Saturday, December 3rd: 2pm & 7pm

Sunday, December 4th: 3pm

(Tickets are on sale online from Tututix only)

OCBT Momentum 2016

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Momentum 2016 – Sorry you missed our Performance–Our Spring Showcase featuring our school, Dmitri Kulev Classical Ballet Academy, is June 8th at 7:30pm at the Barclay Theatre!

May 19th, 2016 @ 7:30pm
The Irvine Barclay Theatre

Presented by Orange County Ballet Theater, Award winning emerging dancers from the Orange County area are showcased in an exhilarating evening of diverse works that push the boundaries of ballet that will wake the creative spirit in everyone! We are pleased to Announce Special Guest Artists, San Francisco Ballet Principals Dores Andre and Vitor Luiz. They will be performing the Satanella pas de deux and a contemporary work by Yuri Possokhov.

Irvine Barclay Theatre is located at: 4242 Campus Drive in Irvine

DIRECTIONS:

Los Angeles/North County going south on the 405 freeway:
From the 405, take the Jamboree Road exit, which is the first exit past John Wayne airport. Turn right on Jamboree Road. Stay in the left lane of Jamboree and go approximately 1 mile to Campus Drive. Turn left on Campus Drive and go a little over 1 mile. When you pass University Drive, get into the right lane. The theatre will be on the right, just past the next intersection. Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

San Diego/South County going north on the 405 freeway:
From the 405, take the Culver Road exit. Turn left on Culver Road. Go approximately 1 mile to Campus Drive. Turn right on Campus Drive and go 3 blocks. Get in the left lane and make a U-turn at W Peltason/Bridge.  Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

From 73 Toll Road going north from South County:
From the 73, take the MacArthur Road exit, stay in the far right lane and follow the University Drive (UCI) signs. Turn right on University Drive and go approximately 3/4 mile to Campus Drive. Turn right on Campus Drive. The theatre will be on the right, just past the next intersection. Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

From Riverside County:
Take the 91 West to the 55 South to the 73 South. From the 73, take the University Drive exit and turn left. Go approximately 3/4 miles and turn right on Campus Drive. The theatre will be on the right, just past the next
intersection. Turn right into the first driveway, which is the entrance to the UCI parking structure.

The nearest parking structure is at the corner of Campus and West Peltason, and is right next to the theatre.

Parking: $10  – Please note that the parking structure is operated by UCI and not by Irvine Barclay Theatre.

We do not recommend parking in the shopping center across from the theatre. Space there is limited and subject to towing.

OCBT Nutcracker 2015

Nutcracker TicketsWe’re sorry you missed our Nutcracker this year!

 

Our 2016 Nutcracker Dates will be:

Saturday, December 3rd, Saturday, 2pm & 7pm
Sunday, December 4th, 3:00 pm
 
At Northwood High School Theatre
 

Nut-Poster15-518x800Our performances will be at Northwood Performing Arts Theatre at Northwood High School in Irvine, California.  Our Nutcracker performances are professionally presented with magical effects and exhilarating choreography, highly trained, award-winning dancers, lovely costumes and sets–be a part of Orange County’s premiere ballet company production! (OCBT is the official ballet company of Dmitri Kulev Classical Ballet Academy).

Below is a small sample of images from last years Nutcracker performance.  All images can be viewed and purchased to download or printed professionally from our private photo gallery.  Access to the gallery requires a password and is available upon request.

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OCBT Momentum 2015 – An Extraordinary Evening of Dance

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Momentum 2015 — Buy Tickets here!  

Presented by Orange County Ballet Theater, Award winning emerging dancers from the Orange County area are showcased in an exhilarating evening of diverse works that push the boundaries of ballet that will wake the creative spirit in everyone!

Featuring “Donizetti Variations” by legendary choreographer George Balanchine, a unique new work from acclaimed choreographer Victor Kabaniaev and ballroom inspired contemporary works created for OCBT by Sveta & Jason Daly. Special guest performance by San Francisco Ballet’s Joan Boada & Dores Andre.

PROGRAM: (Subject to change) Donizetti Variations George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

ChopINiana: Les Sylphides Revised Viktor Kabanieav

Romeo & Juliet: The Balcony Scene Pas de Deux

 

Artistic Directors, Dmitri & Jennifer Kulev

Gala Dell’Arte – Lassos and Lace

Tickets now available! Please call 949-360-4233 for purchase!

Galla Dell’Arte – Lassos & Lace

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Orange County Ballet Theater invites you to have a barn burnin’ good time.  With games, prizes, dinner, dancing and entertainment.

Where: Aliso Viejo Conference Center,  (map)
When: Saturday March 21st, 2015 at 6:00pm

 

Nutcracker at Casa Romantica

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December 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM
December 12, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Tickets: $40

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The Casa Nutcracker returns to the Casa this Holiday Season, December 11 & 12. Performed by Orange County Ballet Theater, this beloved Holiday classic is performed with choreography specifically tailored to the Casa’s intimate Main Salon.