Moscow Ballet brings the Gift of Christmas Tour to Longview with Great Russian Nutcracker performances bringing holiday magic to life and creating unforgettable memories for all ages. The company performs at LeTourneau University Belcher Center on Mon., Nov. 18, 7 p.m.

Moscow Ballet makes Christmas gift giving easy with the holiday performance that delights all ages…from the life-sized Kissy Doll to the fierce, red-eyed Rat King; and the Russian Troika Sleigh bringing Masha through the Snow Forest to the Land of Peace and Harmony which is populated with 10 foot tall dancing puppets, exotic flying birds and dancing couples from the world’s five great heritages.

Local ballet audition for students ages 6 to 18 year to Dance with Us in Longview

Date: Tuesday, October 1

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Audition Location: Oakland Heights Family Life Center: 1607 Judson Rd., Longview, TX 75601

MB Host Studio: The Tina Grider School of Dance

MB Audition Director: Bogdana Кopiy

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker is coming to Longview and the company is looking for local ballet students ages 6 to 18 years for children’s Dance with Us party students roles. Local youth can audition to be Party Children, Small Mice, Snowflakes, Russian Snow Maidens and more roles through Moscow Ballet’s community engagement “Dance with Us” program. Auditions are led by a Moscow Ballet company member/pedagogue in each performance city this fall. The “Dance with Us” program has brought over 100,000 aspiring ballerinas and ballerinos on stage with the professionals over the past 27 years. Auditions are free (although there may be a casting fee and a minimal rehearsal fee), hand-sewn costumes are provided, and dress rehearsal is on stage with the Russian company the day of the performance.


  • Occurs Monday, November 18th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm


Belcher Center

2100 S. Mobberly Ave.
Longview, Texas 75602