Ballet Western Reserve Presents
Saturday, December 2, 7:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2:30 pm
Edward W. Powers Auditorium, The DeYor Performing Arts Center
Kick off the holiday season with the timeless holiday classic for the whole family, The Nutcracker. Join Ballet Western Reserve as they return to The DeYor Performing Arts Center with Clara, Toy soldiers, the Mouse King, and the Sugar Plum Fairy. Treat your family to this enchanting story as more than 80 local students of BWR, along with a live orchestra, transport you back in time on a magical journey as Clara befriends a nutcracker that comes to life on Christmas Eve and wages a battle against the evil Mouse King.
ABOUT THE VENUE
EDWARD W. POWERS AUDITORIUM
Edward W. Powers Auditorium opened in 1931 as the Warner Theatre, built in honor of the late Sam Warner, one of the Warner Brothers who started their movie empire in Youngstown. Today, Edward W. Powers Auditorium is a 2300 seat theater with a stage equipped to host many of today’s touring performances as well as local productions. The Grand Lobby and Spanish Room, both part of the original 1931 building, provide a grand historical location for many events.
THE DEYOR PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
The DeYor Performing Arts Center features the Edward W. Powers Auditorium, Ford Family Recital Hall, the Eleanor Beecher Flad Pavilion, and the Adler Art Academy. The Center is a great location for events of all types including theater, concerts, recitals, weddings, banquets, and business events. The DeYor Performing Arts Center is also the home of the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra