Dance Celebration presents The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker (Ballet) is a classic that has been performed since December 1892. Perhaps there is a variation to the quote of Mark Twain that could be made for this classic. He said that “a classic (book) is something that everybody wants to have read and nobody wants to read.”
So I have had recordings of the Nutcracker and we hear the music every year, and some make it a Christmas tradition to watch a performance of the ballet on TV or in a live production. But until seeing it perf

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Arts Academy presents The Princess and the Pea

The Three Hills Arts Academy presented five performances of The Princess and the Pea, running from December 1 through 4.
Luke and Samm Reinhardt were co-directors and they did a tremendous job working with a great cast of 18 “young people”.
Perhaps, before going on to say anything specific about the show, the quality or “professional level” that the directors brought out or the cast delivered is demonstrated by one incident during the final performance.
For whatever reason

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Participants in The Nutcracker, presented by Dance Celebration, have been rehearsing for their upcoming performances, this weekend at Parable Place. The show goes Friday, December 2 at 7 pm and again on Saturday, December 3 at 1 and 7 pm.

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Christmas Bells Are Ringing

The Three Hills Arts Academy (THAA) presented the annual community Christmas Music Program at the Bethel Evangelical Missionary Church on Saturday, November 26 and Sunday, November 27.
Featuring the JuBELLation Ensemble, Strings, Community Choir and Flute, the program presented a variety of stylings offered in 20 pieces, some of which combined the groups and some with solo performances.
Phil Johnson acted as Master of Ceremonies interspersing the introductions with a few lighter anecdotes and the

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