'Sugar Plum Fairy Tea' Sunday in LJ


Published November 25, 2004

Festival Ballet will present a “Sugar Plum Fairy Tea” from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Lake Jackson Civic Center.

The Sugar Plum Fairy extends a personal invitation, especially to children, to attend the event. Admission to the tea is $10.

Each child will have the opportunity to experience “The Nutcracker” story come to life as he or she samples wonderful treats from the land of the sweets, meets the dancers dressed in costume, browses the Nutcracker boutique and enjoys story time.

Festival Ballet will present both matinee and evening performances of “The Nutcracker” Dec. 18 and 19 at the Alvin Community College drama theater, 3110 Mustang Road. Tickets are $13.

The 2 p.m. performance Dec. 18 is a special “Sugar Plum Day at the Ballet.” Children who come dressed in their favorite costume will receive a complimentary gift.

Tickets for the events can be purchased at the Academy of Ballet and Dance Arts, 435 This Way in Lake Jackson, by phone at 979-292-0117one at (979) 292-0117 or online at www.festivalballet.info.