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Tales from the Royal New Zealand Ballet

Legendary dancer and performer Sir Jon Trimmer takes us on a magical journey into the world of The Nutcracker. Through music and mime, children will learn simple ballet steps and positions. This interactive telling of everybody’s festive favourite will be a great appetizer for you and your family in advance of the RNZB’s summer production of The Nutcracker. Suitable for pre-schoolers and primary school aged children.

DATE   TIME  LOCATION
Saturday 7 July   11am  Cummings Park Library – 1a Ottawa Road, Ngaio, Wellington
Saturday 7 July   3pm  Wellington Central Library – 65 Victoria Street, Wellington
Tuesday 17 July   11am  War Memorial Library – 2 Queens Drive, Lower Hutt
Thursday 19 July   1pm  Waikanae Library – Mahara Place, Kapiti Coast
Saturday 21 July   2pm  HAPAI Hall – 879 – 881 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt

Sessions recommended for ages 4 – 7.
Duration: 60 minutes
Free admission

These events are part of Beyond the Page, a literary festival for children and youth on from 7 – 22 July, find out more on this website.

For all enquiries, please contact Pascale Parenteau, RNZB Education & Community Manager on (04) 381 9001 or pascale@rnzb.org.nz

Royal NZ Ballet at Te Papa, free family event. Wellington, NZ. 22 July 2017. Royal NZ Ballet at Te Papa, free family event. Photo credit: Stephen A’Court. COPYRIGHT ©Stephen A’Court

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