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Family-Friendly, Traditional, Warmth of the Holiday Season

A cherished holiday classic, Festival Ballet Theatre’s traditional full-length production of The Nutcracker dazzles audiences with its colorful scenery, magnificent costumes and sensational dancing. From the warmth of the Stahlbaum home to the magical Land of the Sweets, homegrown talent and famed guest artists from around the world are sure to create sweet holiday memories for your family. Action, adventure, excitement, and grandeur combine to make this a charming, swiftly paced entertainment as the Sugar Plum Fairy, heroine Clara, and a cast of hundreds take you and your family on a magical journey.

December 10-24, 2016

Cutting-Edge Choreography, Original Cinematic Score, Stunning Multi-Media Scenic Design

A restoration of a garden and revival of the spirit, The Secret Garden is a story of loss, dreams, hope and transformation.  Inspired by Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic novel, The Secret Garden is brought to life on stage through a riveting fusion of cutting-edge choreography by Josie Walsh, an original cinematic score by Paul Rivera Jr., and stunning multi-media scenic design by David Bazemore.

Saturday, October 15, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Sunday, October 16, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

Cutting-Edge Choreography, Original Cinematic Score, Stunning Multi-Media Scenic Design

Secret Garden
Saturday, October 15, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Sunday, October 16, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

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Family-Friendly, Traditional, Warmth of the Holiday Season

The Nutcracker
At South Coast Plaza, Carousel Stage
December 10-24, 2016

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To Dance, To Inspire, To Get Involved

Festival of Children
At South Coast Plaza, Carousel Stage
Saturday, September 10 at 1pm
Saturday, September 24 at 1pm

Festival Ballet Theatre’s education outreach programs aim to instill an excitement and understanding for the arts as well as provide the ballet and theatrical experience to children and adults who may not otherwise have the financial means, or exposure to the fine art of ballet.  FBT also takes a number of customized classical ballet performances to libraries, fairs, malls and clubs, for the purpose of raising cultural awareness and educating a diverse audience.

Festival Ballet Theatre is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. All proceeds from donations and events support FBT’s vision of building world-class dance in Orange County.