Take stunning backstage glimpse of new ‘Nutcracker,’ expected to be even better in 2nd year

-d1f38a9cf5a2a359Grand Rapids Ballet’s new production of “The Nutcracker,” which debuted last year, was a smashing success.

Co-designed by illustrator Chris Van Allsburg, the Grand Rapids-born author of “The Polar Express,” the show was seen by more than 20,000 people last year.

By Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk | MLive
Read the story at Mlive.com | Published: December 11, 2015

New Development Director Grand Rapids Ballet Michigan
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New Development Director

We're happy to announce Elizabeth McCarthy Musil as been appointed our new Director of Development. Elizabeth will join us February 19, 2018 to lead fundraising efforts and mission advancement of the 47-year-old institution. Elizabeth comes…
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Farewell Dawnell

Farewell, Dawnell Dawnell Dryja—long-time company member and audience favorite—announced her retirement from the stage will occur during the Grand Rapids Ballet's 16th season. She will dance in the first show of the 2017-18 season only…
Grand Rapids Ballet Search New Artistic Director Michigan
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The Search is On for a New Artistic Director

Grand Rapids Ballet (GRB) announced today that they are formally beginning a search for a new artistic director for Michigan’s only professional ballet company. Current artistic director, Patricia Barker, announced in June that she accepted…